Is vaping bad for your teeth and oral health?

Many people mistakenly believe vaping is safe, because vaping devices don’t contain tobacco smoke like cigarettes do. There isn’t much awareness about the dangers of vaping – an activity that involves inhaling vapour containing nicotine and other potentially harmful chemicals.  Concerningly, these substances can cause irreversible damage to your lungs and heart. But what about […]

What can you do to avoid a dental emergency?

Find out how you can maintain optimum oral health.   Looking after your dental and general health has never been as important as now. The mouth is an important part of the body, and what happens in the mouth has an influence on your overall health. Here are some tips to help you take care […]

What we’re doing to keep you safe during COVID-19

I’d like to tell you what we are doing at Mona Vale Dental to keep our patients and staff safe. We want to assure you the overall health of our patients, staff and the community is our number one concern. As many of you will already be aware we are postponing any non-essential treatment however […]

How long do veneers last? Hint: it depends on the material

Sharing an unguarded smile with others isn’t easy when you feel insecure about your dental imperfections. Porcelain veneers are tooth-coloured “shells” that cover the front of a tooth and hide cosmetic flaws, creating the appearance of whiter and straighter teeth. This is a significant investment for many people, who want reassurance that their veneers will […]

5 Tips for a healthy Christmas with no dental problems

[UPDATED 2019] It’s that time of year again. Put up your feet and enjoy a healthy Christmas with no dental problems by following these tips… The carols are playing, there’s plenty of delicious food and you’re finally relaxing with family and friends. What could be better? The last thing you want is to chip your […]

Digital Smile Design at Mona Vale Dental

Digital Smile Design is a cutting-edge dental technology that we use at Mona Vale Dental. Whether you have crooked, cracked, discoloured, chipped or misaligned teeth, Digital Smile Design can help you to pick the resulting smile that you want to achieve from treatment before you undergo any interceptive or invasive treatments. What is Digital Smile […]

Mona Vale Dental wins Local Business Award for Northern Beaches

We do everything we can to deliver the best service to anyone who walks through our door. This matters to us. From the moment you pick up your phone to book an appointment, we’re looking out for you. It’s vital that our patients feel safe and welcome, while receiving the best dental care in our […]

Chalky teeth in children (molar hypomineralisation)

Have you noticed brown or white spots on your child’s teeth? Do they experience pain when eating, or after brushing? Molar Hypomineralisation (“chalky teeth”) in children is a common problem that requires urgent dental care. Brushing twice a day. Flossing. Eating well. Tick, tick and tick. As a parent, no doubt you do everything in […]

Introducing our ‘White for Life’ Program

An exclusive teeth whitening offer for the Northern Beaches. At Mona Vale Dental we have have launched our ‘White for Life‘ program. This means anyone who has had Zoom In-Chair Teeth Whitening with us can get a free whitening top up boost every time they come in for their 6 monthly Hygienist appointments. There’s NO extra charge, it’s completely free. […]

How to choose the best toothpaste

Toothpaste is probably your number one tool in the fight against tooth decay, so you want to make the right choice. There are so many options out there, it can be overwhelming, but we show you what to look out for. Australians, it seems, have earned a reputation for being laid back. Unfortunately this attitude […]