High Quality Services

Wollongbar Dental offers the full range of dental services, we can help you with all of your dental problems

  • Extraction Advice
    Dental Extraction is a removal of a tooth from the mouth. It is performed for a wide variety of reasons. Tooth decay – If the decay is severely advanced and the nerves and blood vessels in the tooth have been infected, and are unsuitable for root canal treatment. Impacted wisdom teeth – Sometimes our mouths are simply not big enough to accommodate these teeth. The teeth become impacted (stuck), this can cause infection and pain. Orthodontics (braces) – Teeth can erupt in many different positions, if this happens you may have to have teeth extracted so your other teeth can be brought into line. Periodontal disease - Bacterial infection under the gum damages the tissue which connects the tooth to the gum; as the disease progresses, the bone anchoring the tooth to the jaw begins to dissolve, resulting in the tooth becoming loose. Teeth that have been damaged by trauma. Certain medical conditions  may require teeth to be extracted. Your dentist will examine your tooth and explain the reasons why your tooth needs to be…
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  • Fractured Tooth
    What should I do if I have fractured my tooth? Fractured teeth can usually be restored so there is no need to panic. If the tooth is painful, avoid hot or cold and avoid eating or biting on that side i.e. relieve the tooth from extremes of temperature and pressure. Painkillers such as Ibuprofen or Paracetamol may help. Pain-free treatment is usually available by contacting us quickly.  
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  • Lost Crown
    What if I have lost a crown? Keep your crown safe so it can be re-cemented as soon as possible to avoid damage or the need for root canal treatment. Contact us immediately.  
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  • Knocked out Tooth
    What if I have knocked a tooth out? The tooth needs to be re-implanted into its socket immediately. Try not to handle the tooth root to protect the fibres around the root surface. If possible, place the tooth back into the socket and splint in place with silver paper. DO NOT place the tooth in water. DO place the tooth in cold milk or on one side of your mouth between your teeth and cheeks Contact us immediately  
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  • Broken Denture
    Broken dentures can usually be repaired relatively easily. Please resist the temptation to glue them together yourself as this often makes a repair very difficult. Contact us to organise the repair.  
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