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We provide tips and helpful insight about dentistry and the services we provide. Keep up to date with our latest blogs!

The 3 L’s to look out for in your dentist (plus a BONUS!)

On my first day as a dental student, these were the 3 things I was told to master for the rest of my practicing carrier as a dentist. It didn't...


When do our kids teeth fall out, and grow into place?

Here at the Aperture Dental, few of the most asked questions about kids' teeth are: when do the baby teeth come through, when do the baby teeth fall out, and...


Dental team visit to SunKids Centre at Eight Mile Plains

 Here is our beautiful Josie dressed as a tooth fairy, with her wings and wand... Last week, our practice was invited to give a little show to the kids at...


Child Dental Benefit Scheme up to $1000 again!

Great news everyone! The cap of $700 on the Child Dental Benefit Scheme has now been restored to $1000 over 2 years! This is effective immediately from the 8/02/2017. Click...


Welcome to 2017!

Happy 2017 everyone! Hope your Christmas and New Year break was restful and now all ready to face another great year ahead! We've got a few things planned for this...


Closure over the Christmas – New Year 2017 period

Aperture Dental Practice will be closed over the Christmas - New Year period from the 24/12/2016 - 2/01/2017, and will reopen again on Tuesday, 03/01/2017. We would like to wish...


Whats the difference between GUM DISEASE and DENTAL DECAY?

Over the past week, a few clients have asked the difference between dental decay/holes in the teeth, and gum disease. Are they the same bacteria? Is it because the bacteria...


End of Year Check Up and Cleaning PROMOTION!

Has it been more than 6 months since your last dental visit? Regular checkups and cleaning of your teeth are essential for the health of your pearly whites. Now that...


TemporoMandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome (TMJPDS) explained

What is the TemporoMandibular Joint? The temporomandibular joint (or TMJ), as the name suggests, is the joint that connects your temporal bone on the skull, and the mandible (jaw bone)....


The BUGS!

Following the previous post which discussed dental decay because of: amount of sugar, and thetime/frequency of sugars in the mouth,this post will discuss another aspect of why and how we get holes...