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It’s State of Origin Finals. Get Your Own Game Time Ready!

38 years of history has led to this year’s showdown, and with ABC Dental’s Black Panther mouthguards, your kids can play like the pros!

YOU KNOW AND LOVE STATE OF ORIGINAL FINALS – NOW, IT’S TIME TO GET YOUR KIDS GAME-TIME READY

State of Origin finals is on. With game three quickly approaching on 10 July, the showdown between NSW and Queensland is fiercer than ever. And if your kids want to play like the pros, it’s important they have quality gear that’s up to the task. 

With “black panther” mouthguards from ABC Dental, your kids will be suited up just like their favourite players (no matter which side you’re rooting for). 

Protecting Your Child’s Teeth is Priority #1, but Having Them Feel Like Their Favourite Players is a Close #2

Your kids probably don’t have the same priorities as you when it comes to rugby. They want to get in the game, and often at a very young age! No doubt they can and should play, but they need the right mouthguard to protect their developing teeth.

That’s where ABC Dental comes in. We make it fun for kids to get fitted for a mouthguard by offering a limited edition “black panther” guard that they’ll want to wear, just like the NRL stars.

WHY THE RIGHT MOUTHGUARD MATTERS

You already know that a mouthguard matters. Rugby is a physically-demanding sport, and player safety (especially when it’s your kids we’re talking about), is important. This is especially true while your children’s teeth are still developing. After all, we’d prefer that they lose their baby teeth due to natural causes and not on the rugby field. Plus:

·     Over 60% of rugby players experience some sort of orofacial trauma or injury while they’re playing; BUT

·     Using a mouthguard can reduce the risk of these injuries by up to 90%!

At ABC Dental, we’re offering limited-edition Black Panther mouthguards to keep your little ones protected while giving them a mouthguard they’ll actually want to wear.

We are conveniently located in Westfield Bondi Junction, Westfield Sydney, Westfield Miranda, Macquarie Centre and Westfield Chatswood. We are open 7 days, and offer complimentary parking on site. Take advantage of our Black Panther mouthguard, available for a limited time only and starting at $195. Call us on 8383 1400 or book online. 

Clear Aligners at Abc Dental

Everyone wants a straight smile. However, no one wants the cost, discomfort, or “metal mouth” appearance associated with traditional teeth straightening. Now, you don’t have to deal with any of these common problems.
 
Instead, you can straighten your teeth without anyone knowing that you are.

WHAT ARE CLEAR ALIGNERS?

Invisible or clear, aligners look like retainers and allow you to straighten your teeth without wires. Like the aligners themselves, the advantages of this approach are clear:

  • Removable – Take your trays out while you eat or at your convenience.

  • Invisible – Invisible aligners are clear and only you’ll know you’re straightening your smile!

  • No Impression Materials – We can create clear aligners with a digital scan, meaning there are no impressions required. 

Take Your Confidence and Self-Esteem to a New Level - Invisible Aligners from $5000

If you’ve put off straightening your smile, you’ve likely done so because you can’t afford braces or don’t want to spend years of your life with metal braces, especially as an adult. At ABC Dental, you don’t have to deal with either of these issues.
 
Your clear brace services begin with a no-obligation discussion, including a free scan and treatment setup. Invisible Aligners start from $5000 and, should you decide to proceed with treatment, we offer interest-free payment plans to make your smile even more affordable. 

YOUR STRAIGHT SMILE IS INTEREST-FREE, DIGITAL, AND CONVENIENT

If you’ve ever hesitated about orthodontics, it’s likely because you thought there was only one option. However, you don’t have to deal with metal braces to feel as confident as you should. Once you have your impressions you will receive a video of how your treatment will look like at thee and smile summary of how many aligners you need. 
 
Contact ABC Dental today for your free consultation and to discuss clear aligners with our friendly staff on 02 8383 1400. We look forward to speaking with you and transforming the way you view orthodontics. Free consultation available at our Westfield Bondi Junction, Westfield Sydney, Westfield Miranda, Macquarie Centre Westfield Warringah, Stockland Green Hills and Westfield Chatswood. We are open 7 days, and offer complimentary parking on site.

 

Set The Right Implant Expectations

What to Expect at Your ABC Dental Implant Consult (and After)

 

If you’re missing teeth – even if you haven’t been to the dentist yet – dental implants have probably crossed your mind. After all, they’re a simple solution for one or more missing teeth and a permanenttreatment option. We haven’t even mentioned the benefits, either:

 

·     Improved appearance – Dental implants prevent bone deterioration and rejuvenate facial appearance.

·     Renewed confidence –Dental implants look and feel like real teeth: that’s something to smile about!

·     No harm to surrounding, natural teeth –Bridges and dentures can damage surrounding teeth by cutting them down or grinding them. Luckily, dental implants don’t have the same consequences.

·     Improve oral health –Dental implants are free from toxic adhesives and metal, which is sometimes used to hold certain oral treatments in place.

·     Easy care –Take care of dental implants like you do your natural teeth: no extra steps required!

 

Some patients believe dental implants are a one and done treatment. While this would be great, it isn’t accurate. There are a few steps to the process, all of which we explain below.

 

A Three-Step Approach to Dental Implants

 

ABC Dental’s approach to dental implants comes in three basic steps: (1) the consultation; (2) surgical planning; and (3) implantation and placement.

 

The initial consult appointment is the first step. It’s when we get all of the information that we need for your dental implant. We’ll take a CBCT – a fancy x-ray – and a digital impression. Both work with our guided dental implant process that ensures no operator variability and a shorter recovery time with less post-operative discomfort.

 

Once we’ve got the scans, the dental lab begins the second step and puts together an implant plan. The implant plan is just where the lab predicts the implant screw should be placed. Then, the lab mills a surgical guide according to that implant plan. Your dentist will meet with you again once this process is complete to agree to the plan before beginning treatment.

 

Then all that’s left is the third step: implantation and placement. When you come on for implantation, it’s for just the screw, not the actual tooth. We’ll place a healing cap on the screw. Then, after about three months of healing, your final implant crown – a.k.a. your tooth – is placed on the screw. That’s something to smile about!

Visit Any of Our Convenient Locations to Take the First Step in Dental Implants

If you want more information about dental implants, or are ready to book a consultation and take the first step, the best time to do so is now! Call our team on (02) 8383 1400 to reserve your slot!

Abc Dental Opened In Warringah Mall

New Addition to Abc Dental!

ABC Dental is always growing so you can get always better care no matter where you are.

Our newest location in Warringah Mall Westfield means you can get the care you need in your neighborhood! We opened in November 2018 and just like our other locations, the Warringah location is equipped with cutting-edge technology, including an OPG Machine for panoramic x-rays.

We offer all of the same services, too, including:

  • Check up and cleans

  • Metal free fillings

  • Crowns

  • In - chair whitening

  • Clear braces

  • Veneers

  • Dental implants

  • Wisdom teeth removal; and

  • Root canal treatment

What are You Waiting For?

Head over to our website by clicking below to learn more about our newest location!

If you're ready to book for a 1st November appointment or later, call our team on (02) 8383 1400 to reserve your slot!

ABC DENTAL WARRINGAH MALL
Shop 2503
Condamine St &, Old Pittwater Rd
Brookvale
NSW 2100

Pop on a Splint for a Stress Relief Night

Stress is a part of everyone's life...

Your head hits the pillow, and your stress disappears. Well, at least until you wake up the next day.

But, what you may not realize is that stress-related symptoms can cause issues while you sleep. For most people, this means grinding their teeth at night. Do you do the same?

The ABC Dental Difference

You might think that night guards are night guards. However, this isn't true! ABC Dental splints are:

  • More comfortable; and

  • Made with a milled fabrication method, meaning they're stronger and last longer, too!

    If you're grinding, a splint will keep you smiling!


    Splints are a simple, effective way to prevent your stress from ruining your smile. If you think you've been grinding your teeth, or you just want to be sure that you aren't, hop to scheduling a consult at any one of our convenient ABC Dental locations, today! 

Our Bondi Dental Practice Has Moved, But You Won't Have To!

A New Location - the same Always Better Care

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We've spent the last 15 years serving patients like you at our Bondi Junction location. And now, we're moving - but that doesn't mean you have to change a thing!

Our new location is just next door to the convenient office you already know and love! So while we have "moved," you're still going to the same location you've been coming to for years!

Same Management - Same Team - Same Outstanding Services and Technology!

We might have moved a few doors down, but that doesn't mean our services have changed. We still provide always better care through the same exceptional services and technology, like the following:

CEREC – One Visit Dentistry

Need a crown fitted? Now, we can do it all in one, hassle-free trip rather than with temporary crowns and countless office visits!

Cone Beam CT – 3D Imaging

If wisdom teeth, dental implants, or tooth pain is a problem, Cone Beam CT provides our staff with an accurate, more detailed picture of your mouth to ensure we’re providing the best treatment plan possible.

The Wand

The Wand is a computer-controlled dental injection that provides local anaesthetic, perfect for patients who are nervous or anxious about their dental visits!

Come Find Us for Your Next Visit!

Our new Bondi Junction location is on the same floor as our previous office, near Fitness First! We're specifically located in-between the dermatologist, elevators, and pharmacy!

Overdue for a visit? Come check us out and set up an appointment by clicking the link below!

Visit the New Bondi Junction Location!

Introducing zipMoney, the Easier, Smarter Way to Pay...

 

You need dental services now, but don't have the money to pay up-front. And at a practice that believes in always better care, we don't believe you should ever delay your health until your wallet catches up.

That's why you need zipMoney.

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zipMoney is fast, easy and affordable...

...and if you need services up to $1,500 from ABC Dental, zipMoney is an option you should consider! You don't pay interest for at least 6 months, and can choose a repayment plan that works for your budget!

zipMoney, in action...

Assuming your dental services cost $1,500, here is just one example of how little you would be required to pay. This means healthier teeth and gums, less stress about payment and more time focussing on what matters most in your life.

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Ready to see the zipMoney difference for yourself?

Applying is easy. Coordinating with any of our ABC Dental locations once you're approved is even easier. And paying means you can choose almost any method you'd like, and on your time. 

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Have questions or need help?

Our ABC Dental staff is always here for you! Contact us on 02 8383 1400 to get your questions answered! Or, click the button below to get approved before your next visit to any of our offices!

Learn More About zipMoney and Get Approved, Now!

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CEREC Crown - Resolving Several Dental Needs

Our clinicians may use CEREC crowns to resolve many issues, including:

  1. As support for a large filling where little tooth remains
  2. As part of an attachment of a bridge
  3. As protection for weak teeth at risk of breaking or that have already broken
  4. As a replacement for teeth that have decayed
  5. As a cover for teeth that are discoloured or poorly shaped
  6. As a cover for dental implants

If you need to get a cerec option see the list above, see if you fit any of these categories and give us a call (02) 8383 1400.

 

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CEREC Crown at ABC ental

Cerec Crown at Abc Dental (Behind the Scenes)
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After the scan, the dentist creates the design. They single out the design model and fit the crown into a cerec block. We send it to the machine and it moulds the crown. It goes into a furnace for it to get solid. If you wish to make an appointment give us a call on (02) 8383 1400

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CEREC Crowns

 

Step 1: Digital Impression


In the chair for about 30-60 mins to scan the mouth for a digital impression. Previously before this technology came about, we were taking gewy impressions that often made you uncomfortable.
Now, this has all changed, we take digital impressions that accurately take scans that allows the dentist to create a new crown on a computer where the design is then created in a machine.

Step 2: Design of the Filling/Crown


While you take a break and do some last minute shopping for mum, dad. Kids, husband, wife or even for yourself. The dentist creates a design of a filling to suit your teeth on a computer. Once the design is completed on the computer it is sent to the machine to create to filling/crown

Step 3: Creation of the Filling/Crown


The machine, takes about 1 hour – 1.5hours to create and furnace the filling/crown that needs to replace your tooth. In this time, the dentist checks that the crown is made to suit you and check that the design is polished so that it can sit comfortably in your mouth with no rough edges.

Step 4: Insert


In less than 4 hours, we can get you back in the chair and insert the filling/crown. Check that the fit is comfortable. And the best part of this treatment is that there is No Needles. No Gewy Impressions, No Waiting Another Week for the Insert. Just convenient one day treatment. 

Step 5: Post Treatment


Part One: Care Taking
Now that the filling and crown is inserted just like any other dental procedure it is important to make sure that it is taken care of at home. Floss in between to make sure there aren’t any food, (not just the crown but ALL teeth) be careful when you chew hard lollies.
Part Two: Follow Up Appointments
It is just as important that you come in for dental follow ups to make sure dentists can track and see if any bacteria or minute cracks or fractures have happened. 6 monthly cleans, come get it at Abc Dental call us on (02) 8383 1400.

Dental Emergencies on Weekends - Who to call on weekend sport injuries?

Being open on weekends, and having Saturday school sport and Sunday club sport means there is always emergencies that need appointments. It is rugby and hockey season and those boys and girls on the field will be going all out. As much as we want our kids to be safe on the field, those future NSW Blues and Hockeyroos are going to get so into that game there will be bumps and scratches after every game. Before you run to the emergency room where you’ll be in line for hours and hours. Give us a call on (02) 8383 1400 being at five locations means there will be an availability close to you.

 

We do go strictly by appointments but its worth a try. Give us a call and we will fit you in as soon as possible, take an xray or even a CBCT if needed. Call us on (02) 8383 1400 and we have five locations to choose from. Bondi Junction Westfield, Pitt St (Sydney) Westfield, Macquarie Shopping Centre, Miranda Westfield and Chatswood Westfield.

The latest in dental implant technology - guided implants

Dental Implants can be a solution for one or more missing teeth an are a permanent treatment option

 

Why choose dental implants?

1. Improved appearance

Loss of teeth can affect a person's facial appearance. One of the best thing about dental implants is that they are designed to integrate with the body. This means they prevent bone deterioration and rejuvenate a persons facial appearance. 

2. Renewed confidence

They help the confidence lost with missing teeth. Since dental implants look and feel as natural as real teeth, people can stop being conscious about their appearance and smile without any hesitation. 

3. No harm to natural teeth

Another amazing thing about dental implants is that unlike bridges and dentures, there's no cutting down or grinding the perfectly healthy neighboring teeth. There's no compromising on the long-term health of the real teeth. 

4. Improved oral health

Since natural teeth are not affected by the dental implant treatment, the overall long-term oral health is improved. Also, as there are no toxic adhesive or metal used to hold them in place, there is no risk of effects or allergies

5. Easy after care

Getting dental implants is convenience at its best. They not only look and feel natural, their functionalities and care are pretty much the same. Unlike dentures, there's no extra care required like removing and cleaning them separately. 

Guided Dental Implants at ABC Dental

At ABC Dental, we have invested in the latest technology to provide "Guided Implants". This solution allows a dental implant to be planned virtually, then accurately placed in the most safe predictable and efficient manner. With guided implants, not only can the implant be placed for the most aesthetic outcome, but it will also result in a shorter recovery time and less post-operative discomfort. Here is a quick contrast between traditional implants vs guided implants.

Traditional Implants

  • Little / no planning before implant appointment
  • Cut up Gums to insert implant
  • Low predictability / consistency
  • Operator variability 
  • Post-operative discomfort

Guided Dental Implants

  • Significant planning before implant appointment
  • Key hole surgery
  • Increased precision / accuracy with surgical guides
  • No operator variability
  • Shorter recover time / little to no post-operative discomfort

At ABC Dental, we offer guided implants with all the added benefits but at a cost that is no more than traditional implants. A single posterior implant is $4500, and a single anterior implant is $4900. Prices includes cone beam CT, surgical guides, abutment and crown.

We are conveniently located in Westfield Bondi Junction, Westfield Sydney, Westfield Miranda, Macquarie Centre and Westfield Chatswood. We are open 7 days, and offer complimentary parking on site. Take advantage of our free consultation for implants, and find out how this treatment solution can increase your quality of life! Call us on 8383 1400 or book online. 

 

 

Having wisdom teeth pain?

Wisdom teeth make their first appearance between the ages of 16 and 25 and after that, they’re nothing but trouble.

If they emerge impacted or angled, they cause painswellinggum infections, or even decay on surrounding teeth. But because wisdom teeth removal procedures can force you through weeks of recovery, many busy professionals (or even those who fear anaesthesia) will put off the procedure, treating the symptoms with antibiotics and painkillers without addressing the real issue: The wisdom teeth.

Keep your natural teeth with Root Canal Therapy

What is Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy (or endodontics) is required when an injury or large cavity damages the tooth's root. The root becomes infected or inflamed. 

You may need Root Canal Therapy if you have....

  • Intense tooth pain
  • Severe toot sensitivity
  • Traumatic injury
  • Tooth discoloration
  • Swollen or tender gums
  • A recurring abscess on the gum line
  • A crack in a filling 

Root Canal Therapy Process

Root Canal Therapy can often be performed in one or two appointments, and involves the following steps:

  1. The tooth is numbed by your dentist. An opening is made through the crown of the tooth to the pulp chamber
  2. Dental files are used to clean the infection and unhealthy pulp out of the canals.
  3. The canals are filled with a permanent material. This help keep the canals free of infections or contamination. 
  4. The tooth then needs to be restored with a crown to protect the tooth and restore it to full function

At ABC Dental, most root canal therapy can be completed in one appointment with our latest, state of the art, rotary endodontic equipment. 

 

Benefits of Root Canal Therapy

  • Saves your natural tooth

  • Less expensive long term option vs alternatives of having the tooth extracted and replaced with a dental implant or bridge
  • protects other teeth from excessive wear or stain
  • Improves appearance of your tooth
  • Efficient Chewing
  • Less treatment time involved vs alternatives of having tooth extracted and replaced with dental implant or bridge. 

What if Root Canal Therapy is not completed?

Unfinished root canal treatment can lead to further complications down the road. Importantly, the tooth that has been treated with root canal therpay should be restored with a crown to protect the tooth. You should not chew or bite on the treated tooth until it has been restored. If the tooth remains uncrowned, it can break easily, and may eventually have to be extracted altogether. 

Improve your smile

Beautiful, Natural Veneers in a Day

 

What are procelain veneers

Porcelain veneers are thin, custom-made shells designed to fit over your existing teeth. Because they are bonded to your teeth, they allow you to transform the appearance of your smile without invasive treatment or braces

Why get veneers?

  • Discolouration
  • Wear
  • chips, cracks or other similar damage
  • Misalignement
  • Irregular shapes
  • Gaps

Improve your smile with veneers

  • Natural-looking apperaance
  • Stain-resistant qualities
  • Durable and long lasting
  • Self-esteem & Self-confidence booster
  • Easy- quick and painless procedure

Veneers in a Day! The ABC Dental Difference

At ABC Dental, we use the latest CEREC technology which means that we can custom make your veneers in-house and complete the procedure in ONE VISIT!

This is compared with traditional porcelain veneers which take an average of three trips to the dentist for completion and means wearing uncomfortable temporaries while yor final veneers are made.

 

If you've been considering veneers or have just started considering the idea,call ABC Dental for a complimentary consultation to discuss your options. 

Don't put up with missing teeth

Dental Implants can be a solution for one or more missing teeth an are a permanent treatment option

 

Why choose dental implants?

1. Improved appearance

Loss of teeth can affect a person's facial appearance. One of the best thing about dental implants is that they are designed to integrate with the body. This means they prevent bone deterioration and rejuvenate a persons facial appearance. 

2. Renewed confidence

They help the confidence lost with missing teeth. Since dental implants look and feel as natural as real teeth, people can stop being conscious about their appearance and smile without any hesitation. 

3. No harm to natural teeth

Another amazing thing about dental implants is that unlike bridges and dentures, there's no cutting down or grinding the perfectly healthy neighboring teeth. There's no compromising on the long-term health of the real teeth. 

4. Improved oral health

Since natural teeth are not affected by the dental implant treatment, the overall long-term oral health is improved. Also, as there are no toxic adhesive or metal used to hold them in place, there is no risk of effects or allergies

5. Easy after care

Getting dental implants is convenience at its best. They not only look and feel natural, their functionalities and care are pretty much the same. Unlike dentures, there's no extra care required like removing and cleaning them separately. 

Guided Dental Implants at ABC Dental

At ABC Dental, we have invested in the latest technology to provide "Guided Implants". This solution allows a dental implant to be planned virtually, then accurately placed in the most safe predictable and efficient manner. With guided implants, not only can the implant be placed for the most aesthetic outcome, but it will also result in a shorter recovery time and less post-operative discomfort. Here is a quick contrast between traditional implants vs guided implants.

Traditional Implants

  • Little / no planning before implant appointment
  • Cut up Gums to insert implant
  • Low predictability / consistency
  • Operator variability 
  • Post-operative discomfort

Guided Dental Implants

  • Significant planning before implant appointment
  • Key hole surgery
  • Increased precision / accuracy with surgical guides
  • No operator variability
  • Shorter recover time / little to no post-operative discomfort

At ABC Dental, we offer guided implants with all the added benefits but at a cost that is no more than traditional implants. A single posterior implant is $4500, and a single anterior implant is $4900. Prices includes cone beam CT, surgical guides, abutment and crown.

We are conveniently located in Westfield Bondi Junction, Westfield Sydney, Westfield Miranda, Macquarie Centre and Westfield Chatswood. We are open 7 days, and offer complimentary parking on site. Take advantage of our free consultation for implants, and find out how this treatment solution can increase your quality of life! Call us on 8383 1400 or book online. 

 

 

How to choose a quality dental practice

QUALITY ASSURANCE FOR ADDITIONAL PEACE OF MIND

At ABC Dental, one of our main priorities is peace of mind for both you and your family. We understand that dental visits can be anxiety inducing for patients of all ages and as such, we strive to do everything possible to put you at ease during your visit.

For us, achieving voluntary Practice Accreditation reflects our ongoing effort to make patients feel comfortable and well cared for. And as one of the few practices who have secured this accomplishment, you can feel confident choosing our us for your needs, no matter what they may be.

WHAT IS THE PRACTICE ACCREDITATION?

Our Practice Accreditation is an initiative from the Australian Dental Association issued to practices that successfully undergo a Quality in Practice (QIP) assessment. The result is an Accreditation that notifies patients that our offices are compliant to the National Safety and Quality in Health Service Standards (NSQHS).

CONTACT OUR PRACTICE FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

If you would like to learn more about our Accreditation or other qualifications, please call us on 02 8383 1400 or email us today.

Our team looks forward to making you feel comfortable and confident at any of our five convenient clinics in Bondi Junction, North Ryde, Miranda, Pitt Street CBD or Westfield Chatswood and providing the best dental care possible.