Sugar

Sugar

Sugar While our taste buds like sugar our teeth don’t. Sugar can cause damage to our teeth such as decay. Tooth decay is preventable. By making a few life style changes you can reduce your chances of decay in your teeth. This will not only help your oral health but your general health too. Sugar ...
Use your hands not your teeth!

Use your hands not your teeth!

Use your hands not your teeth! Your teeth aren’t tools. We often see people with a chipped or broken tooth because they’ve decided to use their teeth in order to open wrappers, bags or bottles. Using your teeth can sometimes seem like a quick and easy way to get the job done. It can also […]...
Halloween

Halloween

This Halloween don’t forget about your teeth! It is exciting to go trick or treating at Halloween and get lots of lollies to eat. But don’t forget about your teeth! We believe that everything is OK in moderation. There is nothing wrong with having a few sweets every now and then. The problem wi...
First Aid Course

First Aid Course

This week all the staff at Canberra Dental Care did their annual First Aid Course. Every year we take some time out of our schedule to refresh our first aid knowledge. To be the most effective in an emergency we believe practice is the key. We hope to never have to use our first aid […]
National Nutrition Week

National Nutrition Week

National Nutrition Week “You are what you eat” may be one of those tired old clichés that get trotted out at the drop of a hat. However the fact is the food we consume plays a major role in tooth decay. The sugars we consume are taken up by bacteria, producing acids that attack the […]
20 years

20 years

This year marks 20 years since Dr Jowitt graduated! Dr Jowitt has performed thousands of fillings, root canals, crowns and bridges over that time. He has given so many people healthy smiles over that time. At Canberra Dental Care we believe there is no substitute for experience and quality. We co...
One visit crowns

One visit crowns

One visit crowns Dental crowns protect weak teeth from fracturing, and restore badly fractured or heavily filled teeth. With the One Visit Crown, you can walk out of our clinic on the same day, with crowns that look like your own teeth. Saves time A crown normally takes weeks to make – from ini...
Dental Myth #3

Dental Myth #3

Dental Myth #3: Bad breath means bad brushing Fact: Bad breath can be caused by several factors, only one of which is poor oral hygiene. The main culprit is the food you eat. A diet full of garlic and onions is going to give your breath a certain odour, no matter how much you brush […]