Ask the Dentist: What is plaque? What is tartar? What's the difference?

What’s the difference between dental plaque and tartar? A lot of people think they are the same thing, but there are very important differences that we’ll explain in this article that will help to distinguish the two and why regular daily oral hygiene and dental visits are so important to have good oral health. Come visit your local Blacktown dentist in Seven Hills!

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Ask the Dentist: Why do my gums bleed?

Bleeding gums are a very common problem and research shows that it affects up to 1 in 5 Australians. Bleeding gums can affect people of all ages. It can be due to simple plaque build up, or pregnancy, or medications and it can be as serious as severe gum disease (periodontitis). In this article, you will find out why it occurs and what can be done to prevent it

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Top 6 Tips on Oral Health For Busy Mums This Mother's Day

Top 6 Tips on Oral Health For Busy Mums This Mother's Day. At Capstone Dental, we understand that many mothers perform the loving and sacrificial act of prioritising their children’s health and well being above their own. And we have much respect for that kinda of love for their family. Mother’s Day is just around the corner, so this blog is dedicated towards mothers as we aim to provide some oral health tips for our busy mothers!

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ANZAC Day Seven Hills

ANZAC Day is a national day of remembrance and commemoration. This solemn day remembers all Australians who have served and died in war and on operational service. The 25th marks the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) 1915 landing at Gallipoli in World War I. The spirit of ANZAC, with its qualities of courage, mateship and sacrifice, continues to have meaning and relevance to our sense of national identity.

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Great Start to 2019 - Capstone Dental features in 2 magazine articles - "Seven Hills practice has lots of appeal" and "Surgery in Focus"

We are proud to say that we’ve been featured in 2 magazine articles

  • The Australasian Dental Practice December 2018 Edition

  • Adec’s Chairside Jan-March 2019 Edition

Special thanks to David Petrikas writing for ADP Magazine and A-dec Chairside

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Ask the Dentist: Sensitive Teeth - Why does it happen? How can I fix it?

You or a family member may have just finished dinner and gone to grab an ice block from the freezer. But as you bite into the ice block, you suddenly you feel a sensitive jolt or pain inside the middle of your tooth. What just happened? In this article, Dr Ken wants to help patients understand the follow questions: What are sensitive teeth? Why do teeth get sensitive? What causes teeth to be sensitive? What can I do to manage it? How can I prevent it?

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Dr Kenneth Chan (Dentist)
School Holidays - No Gaps Dental Check up and Cleans for the whole family

School Holidays start this week. Make an appointment for yourself and your kids now to see our dentists Dr Ken or Dr Karen for No Gaps Check Ups, Cleans, Polishing, Fluoride, X-rays and Fissure Seals.

$140 adults/$100 for kids for check up and cleans for patients without health fund cover!

Call us on (02) 8605-1696

Email us on reception@capstonedental.com.au

Book Online at www.capstonedental.com.au

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Capstone Dental's Guide to the Medicare Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS)?

Do you want to access up to $1000 of free basic dental for your child? Capstone Dental Seven Hills is a CDBS provider. Eligible children aged 2–17 years old can access up to $1000 for basic dental services over a 2 year period through the Child Dental Benefits Schedule.
Visit: www.capstonedental.com.au or health.gov.au/cdbs for more information and eligibility

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Dental Check Ups 101: What happens at a dental visit and why are regular dental visits important?

Dental Check Ups 101: The whats and whys of dental check ups. Everything you need know about what happens at a dental check up and why they are so important. What is a scale? What is a polish? What is plaque? What is calculus? What are x-rays used for? Why do I need x-rays? How often do I need x-rays? Why do I need a dentist to remove calculus from my teeth?

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How to be comfortable at the dentist - Find one who has a comfortable dental chair

Welcome to our brand new A-dec 400 dental chair! Ergonomic access to the oral cavity and amazing patient comfort. Robust construction, contemporary styling, and left/right versatility, you gain a system that is the best long-term value available on the market. A-dec 400, a thoughtful approach to dental system design.

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