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Health Insurance – which is the best?


Many people want to be in a health fund, or are already.  We are often asked which is the best health insurance fund from a dentist’s point of view.  It is a difficult question to give a… Continue reading

Welcome To Dr Mansfield’s patients!

In early 2018 I received a telephone call form one of our neighbouring dentists, Dr David Mansfield, saying that he was having to retire as soon as possible due to his wife’s ill-health.  David asked me whether I was… Continue reading

Choosing the best toothbrush

There are many different manual and electric toothbrushes on the market. How do you choose the toothbrush that’s right for you?

Byline: Dr Ming Ong

Patients often ask what sort of toothbrush they should buy when they’re buying a new… Continue reading

Early intervention orthodontics

That cute buck-tooth grin on your child could be a sign they require early intervention orthodontics.

Byline: Dr Peter Ikonomou

Early intervention orthodontics is usually considered when a child is about eight years old. It is good for children who… Continue reading

New Branch in Kingsgrove

In April, 2016 Dr Power took the decision to expand when the opportunity came up to take over another practice in nearby Kingsgrove.  After 40 years of high quality practice Dr Harrington decided it was time to retire and… Continue reading

FAQ about dental hygienists

Want to know what a dental hygienist is, or what one does? All the answers are here!

Byline: Dr David Power

You may visit a dental hygienist at your next appointment. Here I have provided some answers to your commonly… Continue reading

All about snoring

Snoring is very common, but did you realise that your dentist may be able to help you treat it?

Byline: Dr David Power

A lot of people snore. It’s a common complaint and I get asked about it on a… Continue reading

Nursing home dentistry

Caring for the oral health of nursing home residents is an important part of what we do at Power Dental.

Byline: Dr David Power

Oral health care and education in nursing homes is very important to me, and I’ve always… Continue reading

Sleep dentistry

You may have heard of sleep dentistry. But is it for you?

Byline: Dr David Power

Sleep dentistry is targeted towards a person who is either generally fearful, or is undergoing a complex procedure. The most common—almost half the cases… Continue reading