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Pain, fear and other Qs

Are you in pain?

At Today’s Dentistry, we have appointments reserved each day to help people who are in pain or need an emergency dentist Brisbane. We understand this is something you haven’t planned for and we’re here to help.

Bad dental experience

Many people come to us telling us they’ve had a painful or bad dental experience in the past. It’s always sad when we hear this because it doesn’t have to be like this. Just because you’ve had a bad dental experience, it doesn’t mean history has to be repeated.

Researching dental options?

For many people, going to the dentist isn’t a regular six-monthly event. What that means, of course, is that small problems over time often escalate into bigger problems, which are always more complex and costly to treat.

Embarrassed about your teeth

Many people who have a fear of dentists feel like they’re alone. In fact, about one in seven patients suffer from dental anxiety. In our experience, most people have some level of dental phobia or embarrassment and it’s one of the most common concerns we see at Today’s Dentistry.

What drugs do dentists use?

Whether you get funny in the tummy just thinking about it, or you have serious dental-chair trauma, it can help to learn about what’s what in dental sedation – so you’ll know exactly what’s going on when you’re called into the dental room. Here we talk with Dr David Kerr. about the options for people who suffer from dental fear and dental anxieties.

Kids teeth grinding

Teeth grinding or bruxism in toddlers and young children is common and, yes, it can cause problems if it goes on for a long time when they’re much bigger (as in, adult size). It’s worth a trip to the dentist to find out if it’s a childhood habit they’ll grow out of, or whether they’ve

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Baby teeth not falling out before adult teeth

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Kids adult teeth not coming through properly

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