Information that provides general information on dental treatments, history and facts about dental and oral health. It may prompt discussion between you and your dentist about treatment options and options for your optimum oral health. 

THE DENTAL REVIEW

The latest Dental Information for New Zealanders and Australians

Monthly Archives
A TIMELINE OF DENTAL HISTORY

7000 years of dental history

Golden Proportion

The ratio of Golden Proportion, 1 to 0.618, can be found in a remarkable number of places and plays a huge role in both modern and historical structures and forms not the least of which is dentistry

FUN DENTAL FACTS

Interesting dental factoids!

CONE BEAM CT XRAY TECHNOLOGY 

for 3 D xray images

CEREC

a method of CAD/CAM dentistry

ENDODONTIC TREATMENT

Endodontic therapy or root canal therapy is a sequence of treatment for the infected pulp of a tooth which results in the elimination of infection and the protection of the decontaminated tooth from future microbial invasion.

DENTAL MAGNIFICATION 

Our dentists all use loupes for better dentistry.  Dr King has a microscope which extends magnification range from 2.5 to 13 x magnification

ENDONTICS & THE CRACKED TOOTH 

Unfortunately, the incidence of cracks in teeth seems to be increasing ...

ONE SIZE DOES NOT FIT ALL!

Our Dental Hygienist Lesley Turner Hall's favourite dental products..