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How can I get straight teeth without braces?

Recent advancements in orthodontic treatments mean patients can straighten their teeth discreetly, without braces The Australian Society of Orthodontics research suggests that over half of Australians feel self-conscious about their smiles and over two thirds were contemplating orthodontic intervention to improve their smiles. There are numerous reasons why adults would…


Is cosmetic dentistry worth it?

Neuroscientist, Andrew Newberg, M.D. and Director of Research at the Myrna Brind Center for Integrative Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, said smiles are “the symbol that was rated with the highest positive emotional content” Cosmetic dentistry is a section of dental care that focuses solely on the aesthetic nature…


Have you considered dentures?

If you’ve lost your natural teeth due to damage, injury or decay then dentures may be for you Dentures can replace teeth and restore your smile by offering a natural looking solution to enhance your appearance and benefit your health. Dentures are artificial teeth and gums that are manufactured by…


Types of braces we use to straighten teeth

The first documented orthodontic appliances have been seen as early as 1000 BC and although the design and components have changed, the fundamental idea has remained largely the same The basic idea behind braces is to produce a force on a tooth in a controlled, specific way to move that tooth…


Porcelain dental veneers can improve the symmetry and overall shape of your smile

Porcelain veneers are thin customised porcelain shells that are bonded to your teeth to enhance your smile and protect your teeth from further damage and discolouration. Porcelain veneers closely mimic your natural teeth, and well-crafted veneers are almost indistinguishable from the natural colour and contours of your smile. There are…


30% of orthodontic patients in Australia are over 20, according to the ASO

The Australian Society of Orthodontists (ASO) says adult orthodontics is the biggest growing market in Australia. This rise in adult orthodontic patients has been attributed to two key factors: 1. Social media Instagram, Snapchat, vlogging, and blogging have made people more aware of how their teeth look. Social media has…


Are you looking for the clear solution to straightening your teeth?

Are you looking for the clear solution to straightening your teeth?

Iris Dental offers a range of treatment solutions for straighter, healthier teeth Orthodontic treatment used to be considered a treatment for teenagers and kids. Now, however, there are many different treatment methods for straight teeth. Not all of which require metal braces. And not all of them are visible to…


What are the symptoms of gum disease?

Periodontal disease is really a group of diseases with the same end results; inflammation of the gums, destruction of the periodontal ligament, loss of supporting bone and ultimately tooth loss. Apart from oral hygiene, your periodontal health can also be affected by your immune system. The immune system is the…

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