Gum disease

My Gums are Bleeding – Is this Bad? By Dr Priyesh Amin One of the most common things my patients complain to me about is that their gums bleed. Most of the time they do not have any pain or sensitivity associated with the bleeding gums. I’m guessing that if you have clicked on this…

Cracked Teeth

By Dr Kameel Kashyap A cracked tooth can refer to a visible crack or a microscopic crack that can’t be seen with the naked eye. Cracked teeth may cause significant discomfort and lead to tooth loss. Cracks can occur from various causes including but not limited to grinding, clenching and chewing on hard things such…

Toothaches

Dr Mitesh Vasant Having a toothache is always unpleasant. Normally it happens when you have a lot of other things on your plate. A lot of things can cause a toothache, but the most common cause is tooth decay. Tooth decay is caused by bacteria. Tooth decay normally starts out as sensitivity to cold or…

Do you worry about your child’s brushing?

By Hien Truong. Many parents say their main concern is that their child is not brushing their teeth well enough. Food and bacteria is left on their teeth for too long may eventually cause holes in teeth and lead to toothaches and abscesses.  At Raceview Dental, Ipswich, our aim is to prevent problems before it…

MANAGING DENTAL ISSUES DURING THE FESTIVE SEASON

By Dr. Nauv Kashyap. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Yes, that special time of year is less than two weeks away and of course, everyone must be frantically finalizing their Christmas shopping, planning their holidays and decorating their homes. Well while you are filling stockings with candy canes and looking up recipes…

Oral Care and Prevention

By Dr. Henry Wu. At Raceview Dental Surgery, we strive to help you maintain a healthy set of natural teeth for life and we believe the key to this is Preventative Dentistry – scheduled Dental Examinations, regular professional cleaning, and daily home oral hygiene. Dental Examinations Having scheduled dental examinations allows dental problems to be…

Tooth Grinding

By Dr Mitesh Vasant (Dentist). Do you sometimes wake up with tender jaw joints or find yourself clenching your teeth? Do you occasionally experience headaches, sore teeth or tender muscles when you chew? You may suffer from a condition known as bruxism, or having a habit of grinding your teeth. Grinding is a common problem…

Dental Surgery Christmas Opening Hours

By Kay Yang (Practice Manager). Its that time of the year again – Merry Christmas to all our patients and Ipswich residents. The staff and management at Raceview Dental would like to wish everyone a safe and fun-filled Christmas and a prosperous new year. At Raceview Dental, we will be open right through the Christmas and New Year period…