Emergency appointments are available each day on a ‘first come, first served’ basis to new or existing patients. Phone 07-5443-1263 soon after we open, or leave a message on our answerphone. For help on weekends and public holidays, please see Emergencies
If you would like to make an appointment for a checkup or non-urgent treatment, its best to phone us.
Good oral hygiene results in a mouth that looks and smells healthy. When you brush do your teeth hurt or bleed or you are experiencing persistent bad breath, you need to contact Carter Dental as soon as possible.
Dental fillings are used to restore a tooth that has been damaged by decay, chipped, cracked or broken due to trauma, back to its normal function and shape. There is no one type of filling that is best for everyone. What’s right for you will be determined by the extent of decay and damage sustained to your tooth.
Before any tooth is removed, we thoroughly explore all options available to you. Once an extraction is decided to be the best course of treatment, we will review your medical and dental history and take the appropriate X-rays to determine the appropriate next step.
Root Canal Therapy aims to save a tooth when its nerve is irreversibly inflamed or has died. Reasons for this can be decay, trauma or a stress fracture within the tooth. Unfortunately, sometimes just having a very large filling can cause the nerve to react this way. It is a delicate procedure which involves firstly
A crown also known as a ‘cap’, is a covering that fits over the prepared tooth. Porcelain or ceramic crowns are matched to the colour of your natural teeth. Other materials include gold and metal alloys are sometimes used.
Custom-made mouth guards are the best way to protect your teeth during contact sports. Designed to fit perfectly, they work by distributing the force of impact over a much wider area. They should be snug and not require the he importance of a properly fitted mouth guard in contact sports is well documented. We also