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Orthodontics

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Orthodontic dental treatment

Orthodontic dental treatment - orthodontic treatment can correct problems with crooked teeth and jaws and improve oral health

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Orthodontic treatment

Orthodontics involves the use of a range of corrective devices, such as braces and plates, to encourage the teeth to align properly.

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Cosmetic dentistry

Discoloured, chipped or missing teeth can affect self-confidence but cosmetic dentistry techniques can help.

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Dental care :: SA Health

Dental care - about common dental health conditions and how to keep your teeth and gums healthy.

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Effect of Nutrition on Dental Health from Two to Five Years of Age | myVMC

Normally all baby teeth have come through by three years of age.Children approaching the 4-5 year age range generally have fewer feeding and nutritional problems but have an increased chance of dental decay.

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Cleft Lip Palate Feeding Bottles and Teats | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Pigeon cleft palate teats and squeeze bottles: The teats are Y- cut and have an air valve

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Dental treatment - Better Health Channel

Modern techniques mean that dental and oral health treatment is almost always painless.

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Dental extractions

Following an extraction there are a number of instructions you should follow.

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Dental benefits for kids (CDBS)

The Australian Government's Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS) helps cover the cost of your child's visiting the dentist. Learn more here.

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Temporomandibular joint disorders - myDr.com.au

Find out more about temporomandibular disorders, or TMJ disorders, which cause dull, aching pain in the jaw.

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