National Prize for Prominent Dental Researcher

The profile of dental health has been raised with the recent awarding of the 2017 Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation to Laureate Professor Eric Reynolds AO for his significant contribution to improved dental health outcomes on a global scale through the invention...

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Dementia and tooth loss

Dementia is one of the most rapidly growing health conditions worldwide. As dementia progresses, the quality of life and independence for patients is significantly reduced. Unfortunately, we don’t yet clearly understand the process by which cognitive function is lost...

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Hidden forms of added sugar

Tooth decay (dental caries) is a diet related disease - sugar in food and drink we consume mixes with bacteria on our teeth to create acid which in turn attacks the protective enamel coating on teeth.  The more often sweet food and drink is consumed the higher the...

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Don’t let fear rule your dental health

If you or someone you know becomes fearful, anxious or distressed at dental appointments then our conscious sedation options might be the answer. Our range of sedation options includes: nitrous oxide, midazolam, general anaesthetics, and we also now offer in-chair...

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Is your private health fund working for you?

Are you dissatisfied with the rebate your private health fund gives you on your dental treatments?  This appears to be a common complaint and in response the Australian Dental Association (ADA) has launched a campaign aiming to bring about positive change for your...

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The Beauty of Phi

In the science of dento-facial aesthetics, the symmetry of facial features is measured by Phi, a mathematical approach bringing proportion and harmony to features. Phi is referred to as the Divine, or Golden, Proportion:1 to 1.618, and dentists are most familiar with...

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Bowman Dental

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104 Piper Street, Bathurst NSW