Frequently Asked Questions
What happens when you don't go to the dentist?
It can affect your teeth badly and will weaken your teeth, gums, bad breath, tooth stains, and many more tooth related problems. In the long run, it will cause teeth losing and frequent toothaches
Can I use teeth whitening toothpaste?
Tooth whitening toothpaste can help you remove coffee stains on teeth but can’t change the natural color of the tooth. Hence, it is recommended to go for teeth whitening treatment.
What is the filling of teeth?
The filling is the method used by the dentist to restore the lost tooth back to its normal functionality. In this dentist remove the damaged tooth and clean that area properly and add fillings material in it.
What is the fastest way to stop a toothache at home?
Saltwater rinse is a great way to stop a toothache at home. You can also try garlic or clove but all these are temporary medications and stop toothache completely you should visit a dentist.
Why does a toothache hurt so much?
Toothaches usually start from the center part of the teeth called pulp which contains nerve endings and are very sensitive and any inflammation in teeth leads to severe pain.
How do I know if my tooth infection is spreading?
There are some common signs of spreading tooth infections and commonly these signs are fever, dehydration, and swelling. If you find any of these symptoms with a toothache then you should visit the dentist as soon as possible to stop further spreading of infection.
Is losing baby teeth painful?
In most cases, losing baby teeth is painless but in some, requires dental care if the pain is severe.
Why do teeth sometimes require crowns after a root canal?
After the root canal treatment almost your tooth integrity is lost or badly damaged and your teeth need crowns as reinforcement to restore its proper functioning.
How long does a dental filling last?
In most of the cases, a dental filling lasts for a minimum of 10 years and if followed proper dental care, fillings can last for up to 15-20 years.
Do we provide dental emergency service?
Yes, we offer emergency service on the same-day. If you experience any dental emergency feel free to call us and our staff member will help you out.
Is professional teeth whitening right for you?
If you don’t have gums disease and have good oral care then professional teeth whitening is right for you as it will remove the yellow stains from your teeth.
What dental treatments do you offer?
Following are the treatments that we offer:
- Preventive Dentistry
- Aesthetic Dentistry
- Restorative Dentistry
- Teeth Whitening
- Wisdom Teeth Extraction
- Dental Implant
- Root Canal
- Child Dental Benefits Scheme
Will two or three minutes of brushing of teeth avoid cavities?
According to research, you should brush 2 minutes every day twice once in the morning and once before going to bed.
What are the side effects of teeth whitening?
The common side effects of teeth whitening are mild irritations between the teeth and an increase in tooth sensitivity temporarily.
If I have braces, do I still need dental checkups every six months?
It is actually more important for a person with braces to need frequent checkups because while eating food got stuck in braces and toothbrush is unable to reach that place and cause tooth decay.
How should I sleep with a severe toothache?
Try to sleep on a thick pillow head elevated using several pillows. Elevation will regulate blood flow and alleviate some of your pain.
Does a throbbing tooth mean infection?
If throbbing tooth pain becomes severe from mild then it can cause tooth decay and can lead to infection.
How can I numb my aching tooth?
Applying ice on the sore side can be an effective solution as ice will stop pain signals to the brains for a while and will provide you relief.
My smile is becoming yellow, how can I brighten it?
Recent studies have shown that brushing with baking soda is described as a great way to remove stains from the yellow teeth.
What can be done if you have gum disease?
At the early stages of gum disease, getting control of the disease is possible and can be gotten rid of by proper dental care treatment. Symptoms of gum disease are swollen gums and bleeding or red gums.
What is Orthodontics?
Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry that focuses on correct biting and straightening of the teeth. Orthodontics diagnoses the alignment of crooked teeth and facial development.
What payment options are available?
Following are the payment options that are accepted by Eve Dental Care:
- Most credit cards (Visa, MasterCard)
- Medicare Teen Dental Plans/EPC
- HICAPS (Private Health Insurance)
- Department of Veteran’s Affairs Gold Card
- Victorian Emergency Dental Scheme
Where are you located and what are your opening hours?
Our detailed address is 10/2-10S, William Thwaites Boulevard, Cranbourne, VIC 3977 and our opening hours are 9:30 am to 5:30 pm from Monday to Friday and for treatment on Saturday or late hours, you will need to take an appointment. We are closed on Sunday.
Will my teeth look natural after the treatment?
After the treatment, your teeth problem will be solved but the restoration of the natural aesthetic of teeth will take some time to feel natural.