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Dental Care Funding Info

Dental Care Funding Info

We received few inquiries about subsided funding and how it works. We understand that there are a lot of information to take in and sometimes the steps can be quite over-whelming to apply for subsidised dental service.  But as with many applications and claims, there...

2019 September Free Dental Days

2019 September Free Dental Days

Smile New Zealand is a joint initiative run annually by the New Zealand Dental Association and Southern Cross Health Trust.  In 2019 September, Dental Wellness Centre, our dentist, Dr. Jolin Yang has joined the effort to help people who hold a community services card...

Why Regular Hygiene Clean?

Why Regular Hygiene Clean?

Many have been told it is important to regularly visit your dentist for dental hygiene clean.  But how important is it? We would like to share an article from the New Zealand Dental Association about gum disease.  The truth is, a regular oral hygiene clean not only...

ORAL HYGIENE WORKSHOPS FOR CARERS

ORAL HYGIENE WORKSHOPS FOR CARERS

We visit retirement villages, special care institutions and various organisations to give oral health care presentations and hands-on workshops We pay attention to all our patient’s specific needs and believe that caring for the carers is equally important. Contact us...

Halloween Flavour: Peach+Apricot

Halloween Flavour: Peach+Apricot

Happy Halloween!! ORANGE: Peach+Apricot is our selected flavour of the month to celebrate end of October with Halloween right round the corner. Flavour of the month price: Curaprox Toothpaste set $25!! Come visit us and if you show up with a cool looking Halloween...

DENTAL SERVICES FOR CHILDREN

DENTAL SERVICES FOR CHILDREN

We take extra care to ensure child patients develop positive dental experiences. It is recommended that preschool children start annual dental check ups as soon as you see baby teeth. Baby teeth should start to appear around 6 months. Early dental check ups help...

MYOFUNCTIONAL THERAPY

MYOFUNCTIONAL THERAPY

"Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy is neuromuscular re-education that aims to achieve adequate orofacial muscular patterns for optimal functioning of breathing, chewing, suctioning, swallowing, speech and even sleeping.” (Ramirez, McCormick, 2014) Myofunctional therapy...

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