Radiographs otherwise known as X-Rays, may be recommended by your Dental Practitioner. They serve to aid the dental practitioner to diagnose and allow for planning of possible early intervention/ prevention strategies and detect problems that cannot be seen by the naked eye.
The Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS) provides funds towards your child’s dental needs. The scheme was introduced by the Department of Human Services and provides up to $1000 worth of dental treatment for eligible children between the ages of 2-17.
During this pandemic we have had to adjust our lifestyles and rethink the way we complete basic tasks. Every person and circumstance will vary, from people in our community being made redundant, to parents and carers having to become teachers from home.
It’s a simple task to find a dentist. All you need to do is google ‘dentists near me’ and numerous options will appear for most metropolitan locations. But, to find the right dentist for you in particular, a little more comes into it than a web search, it’s choosing a partner for your dental health.
Changes to dental health probably aren’t front of mind for most women in pregnancy, however many women experience changes to their teeth and gums during this time, and it is something worth being aware of, and discussing with your dentist if changes become apparent.