dr dirk jacobsen

99 bathurst street hobart • 6234 5114

dr dirk jacobsen

99 bathurst street

hobart • 6234 5114

dr dirk jacobsen

99 bathurst street hobart • 6234 5114

dr dirk jacobsen

99 bathurst street

hobart • 6234 5114

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School Lunches: It’s Time To Squeeze Out the Fruit Juice.

School Lunches: It’s Time To Squeeze Out the Fruit Juice.

Sending the kids back to school means it’s time to start packing those lunch boxes again! And when you do, keep in mind that what your children drink can also greatly affect oral health just as much as what they eat.

The scientific evidence is overwhelming that sugar is one of the most damaging dietary factors that cause tooth decay, and that soft drinks are still the largest source of sugar in many children’s diets.

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Discover safe amalgam removal

Whilst amalgam fillings have been used for over a hundred years, many patients, and now the environment have experienced negative side effects associated with this filling material, leading to developments in modern alternatives.

Amalgam fillings are hazardous to our environment and environmentally conscious countries such as Sweden and Norway have gone so far as to ban this type of filling material.

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So, You Want To Whiten Your Teeth? – The Dangers Of DIY Whitening Kits!

There are so many considerations to be made before whitening your teeth that only a qualified dentist can help you with. They will first check for cavities, shrinking gums or cracks and leaking fillings, which DIY whitening products can cause irreversible damage and extreme pain if seeping occurs. They will check for other dental work such as crowns or bridges, which do not bleach and can be damaged by the chemicals contained in cheap bleaching products. A dentist can assess your teeth’s suitability for whitening as well as help to manage the outcome and your expectations.

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Mercury Amalgam Fillings and the Cracked Tooth Connection

A cracked tooth is a very common dental problem. Many people today manage to keep their teeth for longer but with age and circumstance, such as having mercury amalgam fillings can mean that the likelihood of a cracked tooth increases.

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