32017Jul
How To Reduce The Risk Of Tooth Decay

How To Reduce The Risk Of Tooth Decay

Tooth decay is something that affects many people in Australia regardless of their age. It is caused by your tooth enamel, (the hard, outer layer of your teeth) being eroded and destroyed by plaque. During the course of your day a sticky film of bacteria, more commonly known as plaque, constantly forms on your teeth….

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62017Jun
8 Great Ways To Strengthen Your Teeth

8 Great Ways To Strengthen Your Teeth

One of the key aspects of Preventative Dentistry we encourage is how to Strengthen Your Teeth. It is very important to keep your teeth strong and healthy. Whilst teeth enamel is the hardest substance in the body it can weaken over the years. This could then lead to ailments like dental decay, tooth sensitivity or…

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212017Mar
Why You Should Be Flossing Everyday

Why You Should Be Flossing Everyday

Think flossing isn’t important enough to do it every day? You are not the only one! It is estimated that around 50% of the total populations of the USA, Australia and also the UK do not floss every day. Along with twice daily brushing and the use of a tongue scraper, Flossing should be part…

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122015Aug
DentiCare – Simple Direct Debit Payment Option Now Available at Sunshine Coast Smile Centre

DentiCare – Simple Direct Debit Payment Option Now Available at Sunshine Coast Smile Centre

Being a small family run business Sunshine Coast Smile Centre understands that it can sometimes be difficult to budget for dental treatment. That is why we are delighted to now offer DentiCare as one of our payment options. DentiCare is an interest free, individually tailored payment plan for selected dental treatments performed in-house at our…

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32015Feb
What is Water Fluoridation?

What is Water Fluoridation?

Fluorides are minerals found in the earth’s crust and in all water supplies. Community water fluoridation has been successfully utilised in Australia for over 50 years. The process of add fluoride to water involves topping up the naturally occurring levels of fluoride in water to strengthen teeth and is the most effective and efficient way…

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162014Sep

Continuing Education

In the last 12 months Jon, Keith and Tony combined have done over 100 hours of continuing education. Also known as continuing professional development (CPD), the activities our dentists have participated in during their Continuing Education cover a range of topics including endodontics, infection control, implants, cosmetic dentistry, TMJ, and CPR. Many of the seminars…

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192014May
Payment Options

Payment Options

At Sunshine Coast Smile Centre payment is required at the time of the consultation and in-house treatment you receive at our Maroochydore practice. We offer a variety of payment options including: Cash Credit Card (American Express and Diners excluded) EFTPOS Bank Cheque Electronic funds transfer by arrangement prior to treatment commencing. Payment Options Overview DentiCare…

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