Early Treatment Orthodontics
Having a beautiful straight smile is one of the biggest gifts you can give your child as a parent.
Jaws start developing early in life and there are many things that can help to ensure a child’s mouth is developing correctly. Having a big, broad and straight smile starts with correct growth in childhood.
As an added advantage, allowing optimal jaw growth in children, will also result in the best facial appearance and smile.
There are many ways to help a growing child develop the best jaw growth.
Dr Sandra uses a combination of techniques including myobrace system and/or plates to expand and develop the jaw arches.
Having a toothache is a very painful experience. We are here to help you fix your early problems to make sure you stay pain free.
All our fillings are made of white materials and are careful matched to the natural colour of your tooth. This usually results in not being able to tell that you've had a filling at all.
For small to medium sized cavities a composite white filling is suitable. Performed under perfect conditions and using the latest materials and technology, will result in a long lasting white filling.
When a cavity is larger than 50% of your tooth, you may be better off to consider stronger materials such as porcelain inlays and onlays.
Dr Sandra will always discuss all your options in deciding which is the best material to use.
Fixed Orthodontics is the treatment to straighten teeth using traditional braces. This is still commonly used for teenagers and younger children.
There are several options when it comes to fixed orthodontics and there are also different types of braces. Lingual braces, clear braces and Damon braces are some of the options when it comes to helping you decide which will give you the best result.
New advances and technology have led to many people being able to have invisible braces. This is also known as clear aligner therapy.
There are Several options when it comes to clear aligner therapy. Clear correct and Invisalign are two of the options available to help straight your teeth.
Dr Sandra will discuss all orthodontic options available for you in your consultation appointment. trying to help you decide which system will give you the best result.
Having a dental hygiene appointment every 6 months will significantly improve your chances of keeping your teeth for life.
Gum disease or periodontal disease is the process of losing bone around teeth leading to tooth loss.
It is important to remove tarter above the gums as well as any build up tarter underneath your gums. Tarter underneath your gums is harder to see and detect which is why our hygienists spend up to an hour giving you a thorough clean.
We have a team of experienced hygienists who can help you manage tarter build up before it can destroy precious bone support.
Smile By Design
44 Miller Street
North Sydney NSW 2060
02 9460 3566
Neutral Bay NSW 2089
02 9953 0088