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Conditions We Treat - Sparkle Dental
Conditions Your guide to the most common conditions we manage at our practice.

Conditions

Your guide to the most common conditions we manage at our practice.

Bleeding Gums Bleeding gums are one of the first signs of periodontal disease - a painless gum infection that ultimately leads to receding gum and bone, and tooth loss. Read More
Periodontal Disease Periodontal disease is a common and silent disease caused by plaque bacteria accumulating underneath the gums. Signs include bleeding gums, bad breath, receding gums and loosening of the teeth. Read More
Oral Systemic Link Evidence now links periodontal disease to increased risk of many other diseases in the body. These include heart disease, diabetes, pregnancy complications and more. Read More
Bad Breath The proper medical name for bad breath is halitosis, a condition that can be very embarrassing... Read More
Decay Tooth decay is a process where the bacteria in your mouth create acid that will eat away at your tooth enamel... Read More
Dental Anxiety Do you find yourself avoiding booking that dental appointment even though you know it's been far too long since your last visit? Read More
Bruxism Everyone is stressed occasionally, and when this occurs is quite common to clench or grind your teeth Read More
Cracked / Heavily Filled Teeth Over time miniscule cracks can develop in the surfaces of your teeth, and although they might seem insignificant they can to quite a lot of damage Read More
Tooth Discolouration There's an increasing emphasis on having perfectly white teeth, but no one has teeth that are immaculately white and aging can lead to teeth darkening in colour Read More
Impacted Wisdom Teeth Wisdom teeth are the third molars and often become impacted as they don't begin to erupt until the late teens or early 20s Read More
Pregnancy Myths & Facts During your pregnancy as well as for some time after, you may notice changes in the health of your gums and teeth... Read More