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4 Ways To Calm Your Fears Of The Dental Chair

The fear of the dentist or dental chair is in fact a common phenomenon. It is said that 7 out of 10 adults have a fear of visiting the dentist often called Dentophobia. Although this is a common fear found among patients there are certainly ways to combat these fears. Let’s look into four tips […]

A Quick Look at the Importance of Mouthguards

Importance of mouthguards

Mouth guards are some of the most effective ways to cushion a physical blow that might otherwise fracture a tooth or even cause it to be knocked out. There are several reasons why it could be a wise option to wear a mouth guard. The majority of these involve contact sports such as karate or […]

Are Oral Piercings Dangerous to Your Mouth?

Are you considering piercing your mouth or tongue? If so, it is critical to understand some of the potential risks involved. You will then be able to make an informed choice. Some dangers can include: –  Certain piercings may cause you to drool due to increased saliva production. –  Your teeth and any fillings can […]

A Quick Look at Pit and Fissure Sealants

The Family Dental Care Group in South Africa was established in 2010 and is a sophisticated group of dental practices that provide high quality specialised and general dental treatment at affordable rates. We pride ourselves in putting the patient first by providing them with the best care, by the best dentists, using the best materials […]

Do You Have Receding Gums?

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One symptom of gum disease is receding gums. When gums recede, they start to pull away from the teeth, potentially resulting in exposed roots over time — and leading to tooth loss. Let us examine this situation in more detail. The Family Dental Care Group in South Africa was established in 2010 and is a […]