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At Bite Dental we like to keep ahead of the pack. We’re constantly researching dental news and technologies so that we can provide you with the latest and best solutions. Here you can read our topical blog articles.

Healthy Hygiene Tip: Tongue Cleaning

Just like brushing and flossing your teeth—to keep the bacteria away—the same goes for your tongue. We all form coatings over our tongue through the anatomical features called papillae which...


Xylitol—the sweet secret for your teeth and waistline

Added sugar may be the single unhealthiest ingredient in the today’s diet. Over the past 20 years, there has been a push to consume xylitol instead of sugar and its...


Healthy Hygiene Tip: Chewing gum

After eating a meal, our teeth are more at risk of an ‘acid attack’. This is acid produced by plaque bacteria and the sugars in our food and drink. This...


Chewing gum—a potentially new way of delivering vitamins

In a new study, titled “Vitamin-supplemented chewing gum can increase salivary and plasma levels of a panel of vitamins in healthy human participants,” researchers from Penn State College of Agricultural...


Cosmetic Injectable Treatments

Here at Bite Dental, we are in the business of beautiful smiles. What better way is there to compliment your smile than with cosmetic injectable treatments from our practice in...


Why you should consider dental implants

Dental implants from Bite Dental in the Brisbane CBD can dramatically improve your Smile’s appearance and function Missing one or many teeth can be embarrassing and inhibit our desire to...


Healthy Hygiene Tip: Teeth cleaning for kids

Babies and Toddlers: Clean baby’s teeth by wiping with a soft cloth or brushing with a small soft toothbrush and water. Introduce fluoridated toothpaste from 18 months—only rice grain size....


From the mouths of babes

This month we thought to interview a few of our little friends from Bite Dental—toddlers, young children and teenagers—to get their comments and ideas about teeth cleaning, the tooth fairy...


Do the six to avoid the sicks

To keep your mouth healthy, clean and refreshed the Bite Team recommends visits every six months. From our perspective, it allows us to detect any problems at the earliest stage...


Healthy Hygiene Tip: Mouth Rinses

Mouth rinses offer certain benefits but they shouldn’t be used as a substitute for good oral hygiene habits; tooth brushing and flossing; and the use of interdental brushes like piksters. ...