Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus & Dental Services At Melbourne centre for dentistry we understand the serious nature of Coronavirus (COVID-19) & how it is impacting the community at large. Given the current status of Coronavirus (COVID-19) being declared as a pandemic, we write this blog post in order to keep our patients and the wider community informed on how to best navigate seeking dental treatment. Below we outline the number of measures we are taking in order to ensure our patients are able to receive dental treatment in a healthy and safe environment. Firstly, do not let the current COVID-19 situation deter you from seeking dental … Continue reading

When Should You See a Dentist for an Emergency?

How can you tell whether or not your current situation warrants itself as an actual, true “dental emergency?” It’s not a silly question to ask! At Centre for Dentistry, our emergency dentists in Brighton and Ferntree Gully frequently see patients who have a serious dental concern but aren’t sure whether their situation calls for immediate care. Here are a few examples of when you should call us straightaway, even if you aren’t in pain:   A chipped front tooth: Even if it’s not painful, a broken front tooth can cause significant embarrassment when you go out into public. It requires … Continue reading