A dental procedure is anything that involves a dentist working on your mouth. Read about dental procedures on this page.
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.
Dental implant procedure
A dental implant is a procedure to replace a missing tooth. Your dentist will discuss whether a dental implant is suitable for you. Know what to ask.
There are several reasons why you may need to have a tooth pulled. Learn what to expect during and after this dental procedure.
CT scans - information for dental practitioners and their patients
Information supporting dental healthcare professionals to talk with parents and carers about CT scans.
Dental bridge procedure
A dental bridge permanently replaces missing teeth with false teeth. The bridge is attached to the teeth on either side of the gap.
Cost of dental care
Dental care can be expensive and patients must often pay for it themselves. This article explains the different ways in which to pay for dental care.
Teeth whitening is a common, inexpensive procedure to improve the appearance of discoloured teeth. A dentist can provide the safest, most effective treatment.
Dental appliance problems
Problems with orthodontic and dental appliances will arise from time to time. In most cases a dentist will advise on the best treatment plan for you.
Allied health practitioners are trained professionals who are not doctors, dentists or nurses. Learn more about what these professionals do.