Entries by TWB

Do teeth have to be straight for veneers?

Your teeth may not have to be straight to get veneers, however if your teeth are severely misaligned, you may be advised to straighten them first. In short, the more crooked your teeth are the more preparation you may require before veneers can be placed. Cosmetic treatments such as Porcelain Veneers are permanent so you […]

What are clear aligners and how do they work?

Clear aligners, also known as invisible braces, work by helping you to straighten your teeth over time using custom-made clear plastic aligners that gently move your teeth over time. Clear aligners are an effective orthodontic alternative to the traditional method of aligning teeth through metal brackets and braces, and they are more aesthetically pleasing and […]

Which is better an electric or manual toothbrush?

A common question we get asked by our patients is, which is better an electric toothbrush or manual toothbrush? Your overall oral health may depend on many factors such as: The type of food you eat Whether you floss regularly Using fluoride toothpaste Whether you visit your dentist for regular check-ups And most importantly, your […]

Why do I need a filling?

A filling is commonly done if there is decay present within your tooth. Placing a filling prevents the decay from spreading further. It also helps to repair minor cracks or chips in your teeth. In addition, your dentist may also recommend that you replace your old amalgam silver fillings with white fillings. This is because […]

Supporting Super Max & Bryce in August

Dental Health Week 2021 has begun! Dental Health Week is an annual campaign run by the Australian Dental Association to bring awareness to the importance of oral health. This year, the campaign will run from Monday August 2 until Sunday August 8. At The White Bite, we understand the importance of oral health and are […]

When is it a dental emergency?

A dental emergency can occur at any time and make for a very unpleasant experience. Resolution will often require treatment and time can be critical in determining the outcome. For this reason, we at The White Bite make ourselves available for emergency appointments so that we can help you when you need us most. What […]

6 things to know before getting porcelain veneers

If you are thinking about getting porcelain veneers, there are a few things you should know beforehand. As the old adage goes, first impressions go a long way and a person’s smile may play a huge role in that. More and more people every day are seeking cosmetic dental treatments to find effective ways to […]

8 ways to reuse your bamboo toothbrush

We now have our own bamboo toothbrush available at The White Bite! Unlike a traditional toothbrush, our bamboo brushes are eco-friendly and 100% biodegradable. This means, you will be able to clean your teeth while helping us reduce plastic waste within the environment. But how can you reuse or dispose of them once it has […]

Rabia Naseem joins The White Bite

The team at The White Bite would like to wish a warm welcome to our new Oral Health Therapist Rabia Naseem. Rabia is a gentle, patient-focused therapist who provides exceptional care to all her patients. We look forward to integrating Rabia’s bubbly, passionate, and enthusiastic attitude within our practice. About Rabia Naseem Rabia was originally […]