You’d be surprised how often your team of Kenmore Dentists have heard these words.  These are words that are often delivered with a sense of fear and or guilt.  This need not be the case.   At Brookfield Road Dental your team of friendly Dentists at Kenmore will take the time to sit down with [...]

Why does my child get dental cavities?

June 13, 2014

It can certainly be a frustrating experience when your Dentist informs you that your child has dental decay that will need to be treated.  Our team of Dentists at Kenmore understand this and want to help you as parents to recognise the causes of dental decay and hopefully initiate changes that will prevent future recurrence. [...]

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New Medicare Dental Scheme For Children

December 29, 2013

The team at Brookfield Road Dental, your local Kenmore Dental Practice, are pleased to announce that we will be participating in the new Medicare Dental scheme for Children.  The following information has been taken from the Medicare website: The existing Medicare Teen Dental Plan will be replaced with the Child Dental Benefits Schedule from 1 January [...]

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Kenmore Dentists Here For The Long Term.

October 31, 2013

  One of the most satisfying aspects of our Dental practice in Kenmore is the professional relationships we develop with our patients over the years.  Our team of Kenmore Dentists have had the privilege of being an integral part of our patient’s lives, in some cases for decades.  This allows us firstly and fore mostly [...]

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Should I have my Amalgams replaced?

August 30, 2013

This is a question that frequently comes up at our Kenmore Dental practice.  In short, there is no one answer for every case.  Dental amalgams have been used in dentistry for over 100 years. A Dental Amalgam is an alloy of silver, tin, copper and mercury.  Because of its mercury content the use of amalgam [...]

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Kenmore Dentists Complete 3rd Ride To Conquer Cancer

August 23, 2013

A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OUR SUPPORTERS   Neil and Phil successfully completed their Ride to Conquer Cancer on August 17/18. Between the two of them they raised around $7500 which went directly to Queensland Institute of Medical Research which carries out research into the prevention and treatment of many different forms of cancer.weekend [...]

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How Often Do I Need To Replace My Toothbrush

July 15, 2013

It is important to change your toothbrush on a regular basis. Our Kenmore dentists recommend replacing your toothbrush every 3 months. There are two reasons for this. Firstly, with all the use that a toothbrush gets every day, the bristles become worn and less efficient at removing plaque. They won’t get into all the hiding [...]

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The Problems With Older Teeth

July 15, 2013

As more people are keeping their teeth into older age there are certain problems that are becoming more prevalent and are presenting to our Kenmore dental practice more commonly. These might include some of the following. Root decay. As we age it is more likely that we will develop receding gums and become “long in [...]

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Periodontal Disease

July 15, 2013

Periodontal disease is the inflammation and/or infection of the gums and supporting tissues of the teeth.  It is most commonly caused by plaque which is a sticky build-up of bacteria on the teeth. Plaque may calcify to form calculus which is a hard deposit that cannot be removed with a toothbrush. Plaque and calculus accumulate [...]

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Kenmore Dentists Ride To Conquer Cancer Again In 2013

May 7, 2013

    For the third year running Kenmore Dentists Neil Smith and Phil Rigby will ride as a team from Brookfield Road Dental and proudly participate in the 2013 Rio Tinto Ride To Conquer Cancer, benefitting the Queensland Institute of Medical Research.   The QIMR is a world leader in cancer research, with proceeds  from [...]

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