Younger Adults 18-30

  • Brushing

    Brushing your teeth removes the plaque that causes tooth decay and gum disease.

    Choosing a Dentist

    What do you need to keep in mind when looking for a dentist?

    Flossing

    Flossing is essential to maintaining the health of your teeth and gums.

  • Private Health Insurance

    It promises increased healthcare options but how do you work out what's best for you?

    Cancer Treatment & Oral Health

    Your teeth & gums need to be looked after while you're undergoing cancer treatment.

    Lifestyle Risks

    Smoking, drinking, poor diet, sports drinks and oral piercing all affect dental health.

  • Dental Tourism

    Going overseas for dental work carries the risk of something going wrong far from home.

    Teeth Grinding

    This is an involuntary clenching, grinding and gnashing of the teeth.

    Teeth Straightening

    Irregularly-aligned teeth and jaws can be corrected through things such as braces.

  • Dental X-rays

    X-rays give your dentist a comprehensive assessment of your mouth's health.

    Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Scheme

    Provides surgical and dental services to Australians under 22 with these conditions.

    Fillings

    Fillings are often the first course of action when dealing with tooth decay.

  • Fluoride

    Fluoride plays a critical role in strengthening your teeth’s ability to fight off decay.

    Mouthguards

    To prevent serious dental injury while active, wear a customised mouthguard.

    Pregnancy

    Regular dentist visits are a must throughout your pregnancy.

  • Dental Trauma and First Aid

    The key is knowing what precautions to take and what to do if damage occurs.

    Sports Drinks

    High in sugar, sports drinks aren't good for your teeth; stick to water instead.

    Whitening, Crowns and Veneers

    These treatments are about more than changing the appearance of your teeth.

  • Practice Accreditation

    Practice accreditation means your practice meets a strict set of independently-assessed...