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Guide to dental procedures

Your dentist may recommend you have a dental procedure if you have pain, infection, an injury or disease in your teeth or gums. Learn more here.

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Cosmetic dentistry

Trusted information about cosmetic dentistry from leading Australian health organisations, including links to teeth and travel health information.

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Dental fillings

Dental fillings are an early treatment to fill a hole or cavity in your tooth. Various materials can be used as fillings. Learn more here.

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Dental procedures

Trusted information on many dental procedures.

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Dental braces and retainers

Dental braces and retainers are designed to improve appearance or correct your bite or jaw function. Learn about the benefits, risks and how much they cost.

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How your baby's teeth develop

Baby teeth start to come through the gums at about 6 months and have usually all appeared by 2 to 3 years of age. Learn how to care for baby teeth.

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Root canal treatment

A root canal treatment can save an infected or damaged tooth. Here’s what’s involved and a list of signs and symptoms indicating it may be needed.

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Tooth decay

Tooth decay occurs when a cavity develops in your tooth. It can affect people of all ages. However, tooth decay can be prevented as well as treated.

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Dental care

Trusted information on how to take care of your teeth.

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Wisdom teeth

Your wisdom teeth usually grow through by your twenties, but can sometimes cause pain if there is not enough room in your gums. Learn more here.

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