Blog

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.

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. ...


Can extreme temperature and air pressure shifts help or hinder your oral health?

In June this year, a study presented at a dental congress in Dresden Germany, found that great temperature changes can promote the formation of dental and facial abscesses. According to...


The Link Between Diabetes and Dental Health

At Bite Dental we are passionate about educating our Brisbane patients about the link between diabetes and dental health. We formulate an in-depth treatment plan that keeps your teeth in...


Bite welcomes a fresh new face

The team recently welcomed our new hygienist Ingrid. We’re excited to have her on board as she’s passionate about the mouth-body connection—the links between gum disease and chronic diseases like...


Looking after your investments—restored teeth

Wondering how to protect your dental investments? Here's a hygiene hint for you! Prosthetic teeth (implanted, crowned, bridged or dentures) are designed to act like your natural teeth. Restored teeth...


When does dentistry become too expensive?

When Simon gives a lecture on diabetes and oral health, there is one question he is asked all of the time, “Why is dentistry so expensive?” One in four Australian...


Natural tooth scrubs

If you love natural solutions to healthcare, here’s a surprise for you! Did you know that some common fruits and vegetables scrub your teeth gently while you chew on them....


Do you know the signs of tongue-tie?

Tongue-tie or Ankyloglossia happens when the string of tissue underneath your baby’s tongue (frenulum), which attaches the tongue to the floor of her mouth, is too short. Having tongue-tie can...


Did you know squids can detect gum disease?

Gum disease is a common problem that needs to be looked for regularly. However, your gum check may soon be replaced by an unlikely but successful new solution—squid ink! This...