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Is Thumbsucking A Problem?

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Babies are born with an innate reflex to suck so they can start breastfeeding from birth and as a result will suck any object placed in their mouth. This will then become a learned behaviour during the first few months of establishing breast and/or bottle feeding and disappears at around 4 months when it is no longer a simple reflex….

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I want an implant tooth

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Do you have a missing tooth and would like it replaced with a permanently fixed tooth and not a removable denture? Are you looking for an Essendon dental dental practice or one nearby? At Coburg Dental Group we are able to provide your implant treatment from start to finish, all in our practice without needing to refer you to a…

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All-On-4 Dental Implant System

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The All-On -4 dental implant system is a universally accepted protocol for providing a fixed bridge of teeth to replace the full upper jaw and/or lower jaw of teeth supported by 4 dental implants. We say 4 implants, but there are situation where 4 implants is not enough and 1 or 2 extra implant fixtures are required. The dental implant…

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Is Sleep Dentistry A Wise Choice?

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Are you looking for sleep dentistry in Melbourne? Are you anxious, or nervous about having dental treatment done? Do you need to have multiple procedures or lengthy procedures performed such as wisdom teeth removal, All-on-4 implants or lots of fillings? Or would you simply prefer to sleep through your next dental appointment? Would you like to have no numbness when…

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Oral Manifestations of Covid-19

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It has been reported that patients with COVID-19 infection who have had the disease for a long time—termed “long haulers”—described  problems in their mouths including teeth loosening or falling out, sensitive gums, teeth turning a darker or grey colour, and teeth developing cracks. Although many health professionals may question whether there is a direct link between SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) and oral disease, some…

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Losing Your First Tooth

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Losing your first tooth is usually a major milestone for a child. Children’s feelings are predominantly positive when they lose their first baby tooth especially when the tooth fairy comes and the child receives a reward, but that’s not always the case. An interdisciplinary team of dental researchers and developmental and health psychologists at the University of Zurich,  studied over…

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Cosmetic Dentistry Melbourne

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At Coburg Dental Group’s cosmetic dentistry Melbourne, we provide a wide range of different aesthetic options. From whitening through to full mouth reconstruction, if you are unhappy with your smile our complete, in-house, experienced team are  leading professionals in all aspects of dentistry. (For your information, the Dental Board of Victoria does not permit the use of the term Cosmetic…

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Read about Fissure Sealants

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Fissure sealants are an effective way to help prevent tooth decay in the back teeth of children and adults. They are made of a ‘plastic’ colourless or tooth-coloured protective liquid, which is painted into the grooves on the chewing surfaces of the back teeth. They are then hardened with the application of a concentrated beam of ultraviolet or similar filtered…

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