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Prostheses

Prostheses are artificial body parts, designed to restore function or appearance. Some basic prostheses are available through the public health system.

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Dental appliances

Orthodontic and dental appliances are designed to improve the positioning of teeth, correct bite and repair decaying and cracked teeth.

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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.

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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.

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Veneers

Veneers are thin coverings that can make your teeth look more white and regular. Veneers can be made from porcelain or composite resin (plastic and glass).

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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.

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Cochlear implant

Cochlear implants are electronic devices that stimulate the hearing nerve to provide sounds directly to the brain. They are designed to improve hearing.

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Orthodontic treatments

Orthodontic treatments are dental procedures that help to straighten teeth and correct problems with your bite. Learn what to expect here.

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Dental crown procedure

A dental crown is a covering for an existing tooth. It can improve the way a decayed or broken tooth looks. Learn more about a crown's benefits here.

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Pacemaker

Has your doctor recommended you to have a pacemaker? Find out what it is, who needs it and things to consider before and after the surgery.

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