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Greenwood Plenty Dental Care

1158 Plenty Rd, Bundoora, VIC, 3083

Our friendly and professional staff aims to assist and advice you about your treatment plan.

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Phoenix Road Dental

Unit 4, 223 Rockingham Rd, Spearwood, WA, 6163

At Phoenix Road Dental, our common goal is to provide the best cosmetic and long lasting fillings.

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Dandenong Denture Clinic

86 Princes Hwy, Dandenong, VIC, 3175

Dandenong Denture Clinic is one of the most experienced dental cabinets in Dandenong. We offer a wide range of customised dental care services.

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Denture Health Care: Redbank Plains

Kruger Pde, Kruger Shopping Centre, Redbank Plains, QLD, 4301

Modern, state-of-the-art dentures. Say goodbye to the tough and unreliable dentures of old.

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Smile4U

276 Church St, Hamlyn Heights, VIC, 3215

We appreciate that no two people are the same. In turn we are forever learning from all our patients to ensure everyone

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User Guide To Dental Prosthetists

Dental laboratories are places where a variety of products that help in the provision of oral health care are manufactured and customized. These orthodontic appliances include crowns, bridges, dentures and other products for dental health. Orthodontic technicians are those who create removable orthodontic appliances with wires, springs and screws to either move teeth to a desired aesthetic appearance or to maintain the position of previously moved teeth.

Dental prosthetists work with artificial dental replacement devices. They have the clinical education to work directly with patients as dentists do, and the technical expertise to work in laboratories to make appliances for dentists.
The certification of dental and dentistry laboratories are strictly voluntary and usually represent the highest standards in their field. There are certifications that are awarded to these laboratories provided that they pass all important requirements to ensure the product and patient safety.

The most common method of treatment used by orthodontists is the application of dental braces. These are metal wires that are inserted into metal brackets to move teeth into the desired positions. Other methods in orthodontics include invisalign which consists of clear plastic aligners that are not dissimilar to traditional dental braces.

A fixed dental restoration is an appliance created to replace a tooth or set of teeth that had been lost or damaged. These appliances can never be removed by the patient once the dentist puts them in place. Examples of fixed restoration include crowns, bridges, veneers, inlays and onlays.

Removable dental restorations, on the other hand, are dental appliances that are created to replace a tooth or set of teeth that had been lost or damaged, but can be removed by the patient for cleaning. These appliances are retained by the patient's soft tissue as in full dentures, supported by other teeth or on implant attachments as with partial dentures and overdentures.

How to choose the right dentist

  • Know the kind of dentist you need since not all dentists are equal. There are many different distinctions within the dental community and doing a little research might help you find the right type of dentist you need.
  • Always check the credentials of the dentist. Ask for their credentials and proof of their experience in dentistry. You can also check the websites of some clinics and hospitals. You can also search for the dental office and read the reviews from previous patients there.
  • Choose a dentist that will take your insurance or provide you with a payment plan that meets your needs. It is important that your financial requirements are met along with your health and dental needs.
  • Check the location and the hours of operation of the dental clinic. Choose a dentist that's near your place so you can never be late for an appointment. Stop by the office of your potential new dentists and see if you will be comfortable there.
  • Set up a consultation ahead of your appointment to get your questions answered and to meet the staff that is in the office.
  • Ask your new dentist if they offer patient comfort services to make your visit as comfortable as possible. Some dental offices offer refreshments and complimentary wellness services such as hot towels.
  • Find out how long it takes to get an appointment. This would give you an idea of what kind of service you will be getting from the dentist.

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Sara

20 Oct 2017

Terry Gibbs is a wonderful technician. His work is second to none and I can personally, highly recom...
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Terry Gibbs: Fitzroy North

344 St Georges Rd, Fitzroy North, VIC
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Stephanie

16 Jan 2017

Excellent service, so quick, friendly and accommodating to my fear of dental work. Once again thank ...
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Beta Lab Pty Ltd

20C Blackburn Rd, Blackburn, VIC
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Hinally

16 Sep 2016

Really like the location of the clinic. The staff are really nice and polite, very professional. I l...
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Esteem Dental Care

Shop 5, 160 Cotlew St, Ashmore Plaza, Ashmore, QLD
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Jessa

16 Sep 2016

Love this clinic, the entire staff is very caring and considerate with my grandmother. We've been in...
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Esteem Dental Care

Shop 5, 160 Cotlew St, Ashmore Plaza, Ashmore, QLD
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