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Wellness Starts In Your Mouth

Oral Wellness

The health of your mouth is intrinsically linked to your whole body. It works both ways. The condition of your teeth and gums affects other areas of your health. And in turn, your general wellbeing has a significant impact on your mouth. That’s why at Maven Dental, we do more for your mouth. Oral hygiene is important through every stage of your life, not only for having a beautiful smile but to decrease the risk of many serious diseases and improve your overall wellness.

Body

A healthy body starts in the mouth, with the right foods and digestion. That’s why your Maven dentist will educate you to make sure that you know about the best foods for your teeth. Did you know that examining your teeth can even pick up some digestive problems? We ask more questions, examine your whole mouth and make sure that your healthy mouth inspires a happy life.

Lungs

Think about each time you inhale and exhale, it involves your mouth! Breathing is everything. That’s why we not only examine the bacteria in your mouth, we investigate the factors that can further lead to lung problems including smoking and snoring. We believe that your wellness starts in your mouth.

Self Confidence

A healthy mouth is an attractive mouth! From picking up early signs of dental problems to boosting your confidence, your mouth is the foundation that inspires a happy life. We help do more for your mouth, so you can have a beautiful confident smile for everyone to see!

Healthy Bones

The Jaw Bone is the foundation for a healthy mouth. We do more for your mouth, by looking beyond your teeth and gums into the bone structure. We strive for prevention to stop gum disease before it progresses causing damage to the bones.

Pregnancy

It is important your oral health is maintained throughout your pregnancy. That’s why at Maven Dental, pregnant patients need special care to make sure your mouth is the best possible condition for the exciting months ahead. Your mouth is the gateway to overall wellbeing, so we’ll educate you about caring for your little ones mouth as well.

Brain

Improving oral hygiene can reduce risks on general health involving the brain. That’s why we do more for your mouth. We ask more questions, identify underlying causes of gum disease. Research shows that improving oral health may lead to the reduced link between inflammation caused and Alzheimer’s Disease.

Exercise

Maintaining a healthy BMI (body mass index) is beneficial for your oral wellbeing. Diet, exercise and a healthy lifestyle reduces risk of periodontal disease. Your body and oral health hold a dependent relationship. That’s why we encourage good oral hygiene, as your whole body benefits.

Healthy Heart

Good oral hygiene is known to decrease the risk of many serious diseases including heart disease and strokes. This comes down to the inflammation caused by the bacteria in your mouth. At Maven Dental, we work with you to eliminate oral inflammation and educate you about the link between your oral health and your overall wellness.

NEWS & ARTICLES

Community | 19 November, 2020

South Australia Practice Closures

As a result of the evolving COVID-19 situation in South Australia, we are required to temporarily close our SA practices until further notice. We are sure you will appreciate that safety of our patients and teams is paramount during these extraordinary times.

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Community | 16 November, 2020

A Movember Story - Lucy Nichols

I know Movember is about supporting Men’s health but for me, it’s about trying to raise more awareness for everyone’s mental health and wellbeing

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Community | 11 November, 2020

Make The Most Of Your Health Cover

Did you know, that private health fund of yours could cover all or part of your next oral health and wellness check-up? So what are you waiting for?

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Wellness Tips | 27 October, 2020

5 Dental Tips for a Healthy Halloween

To help you take care of your little monster we’ve put together five shockingly easy dental tips and tricks to make sure those sugary treats aren’t the scariest part of this Halloween.

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Wellness Tips | 20 October, 2020

How to Calm Your Dental Nerves

We get it, not everyone is thrilled to visit the dentist. For some, an upcoming dental appointment can cause nerves and anxiety for days or even weeks prior. So we spoke with some of our trusted Maven dentists about the different ways to calm your nerves when visiting the dentist. 

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In the Chair | 12 October, 2020

In the Chair with Dr Laura Donohoe

This week 'In the Chair' we caught up with the newest addition to the Maven Dental Plateau Alstonville team, Dr Laura Donohoe, about the importance of preventative dentistry, what led her to move to Australia, and her passion for running.

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Community | 09 October, 2020

Hervey Bay Dental Assistant Rallying for a Cause

Maven Dental Hervey Bay Dental Assistant, Summer Trinnaman is taking to the road to help fundraise for Rally for a Cause in the 2020 Dunga Derby. Racing in car #44 better known as Derbydore, Summer is sharing the driver's seat with...

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Wellness Tips | 07 October, 2020

Caring for Braces

Braces are an investment in your smile and whether it is metal, ceramic, or lingual braces they need to be looked after. With proper care, your braces will be much more comfortable and effective.

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Wellness Tips | 28 September, 2020

Early Childhood Dental Advice

You’ve navigated your way through the terrible two’s and the toddler stage, and now it’s all about helping your child keep that good oral health care routine

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Wellness Tips | 22 September, 2020

What is gum disease

Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, can be hard to diagnose on your own. Much of the time, it goes unnoticed with little pain and few symptoms until it reaches a severe stage.

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