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3 Reasons Why Regular Dentist Visits Are Great For You

By Dr William Fitzpatrick | March 13, 2020 | Comments Off on 3 Reasons Why Regular Dentist Visits Are Great For You

Staying up to date with regular dental appointments is an important aspect of self-care. Not only are healthy teeth needed for proper speech and chewing, but lack of oral health will have a huge effect on your breath and the aesthetics of your smile, which can hurt your confidence and wellbeing. Studies have also shown…

Dental Emergencies Bathurst | The Dental Practice Bathurst

What to do in a dental emergency?

By Dr William Fitzpatrick | April 17, 2018 |

If you or someone you know is involved in a dental emergency, you should call your dentist right away. They can arrange an emergency appointment, if you need urgent treatment, and offer advice to help you reduce your pain and discomfort and prevent an injury from getting worse. Learning what to do in an emergency…

Treating Anxious Dental Patients | The Dental Practice Bathurst

Nervous about visiting the dentist? We can help!

By Dr William Fitzpatrick | March 20, 2018 |

Many people feel nervous about going to the dentist, and it’s usually because they’re worried about dental treatments being painful. At The Dental Practice, we understand this common fear. That’s why we offer nitrous oxide during dental treatments to help relieve pain and reduce feelings of anxiety. Is dental anxiety common? According to a study…

Dental Implant Questions | The Dental Practice Bathurst

Your top 5 questions about dental implants answered

By Dr William Fitzpatrick | February 16, 2018 |

Dental implants can be a long-term solution to missing teeth. While the process can take several months, it can be a great and long-lasting option for the right candidate. When you lose an adult tooth, there are several ways you can go about dealing with the issue. One of those options is to get a…

Protecting your Baby's teeth | The Dental Practice Bathurst

A guide to protecting your baby’s teeth

By Dr William Fitzpatrick | May 12, 2017 |

Setting up good dental habits early on can have many positive benefits for your children’s teeth as they grow. It’s important to do what you can to protect, clean and care for your baby’s teeth. This can extend through to the food and drinks they consume, as well as dental check-ups and procedures. Caring for…

Food that protects your teeth | The Dental Practice Bathurst

Foods that protect teeth and gums

By Dr William Fitzpatrick | May 12, 2017 |

Chocolate, fizzy drinks, sticky sweets… we all know what foods to avoid when it comes to maintaining oral hygiene and preventing cavities. But the good news is that there are actually some good foods out there that work to protect our teeth and gums. Try implementing these items into your diet for a truly healthy…