How much sugar do you start your day with?
Fri Aug. 17th 2018
Our whole body is connected; most foods/ drinks which negatively affect our teeth also negatively affect other organs in our body if consumed at too high a level or too regularly!
Fluoride: the new F word?
Fri June 1st 2018
A mineral that saves your teeth.
Advice during Easter
Sun March 25th 2018
Easter is coming, and it may pay to have a read of these tips...
Planning a baby?
Sun Jan. 28th 2018
There is an old wive's tale that says "A tooth lost for every child"...
The Straight Scoop- Part 2
Mon Jan. 1st 2018
Teenagers + Braces. Or Invisalign?
Fri Dec. 1st 2017
Dental Treatment while on holiday.... educate yourself, and be wary!
Diabetes & You
Mon Nov. 13th 2017
How does Diabetes affect your mouth? in a HUGE way...
The Straight Scoop
Mon Sept. 4th 2017
Braces are a common and almost expected part of puberty. Crooked, crowded or misaligned teeth can make adolescents feel insecure and embarrassed, but then braces may also highlight teen's insecurity. "This age group defines themselves mostly by their physical appearance, and having crooked teeth can make kids extremely self-conscious" – ...
Your Dental Hygienist
Mon Aug. 7th 2017
Who they are and What they do- Courtesy of NZDA. At Bays Dental, we have 2 lovely, dual qualified- dental hygienists/dental therapists- Melody and Danielle.
The Breeze - Win a Wish Dental Makeover Winner Announcement
Fri June 30th 2017
Bays Dental reached out to Robert and Jeannette on The Breeze radio station late last year, searching for a deserving person to win a dental smile make over.
Straight Teeth are Healthier Teeth
Tue May 16th 2017
You only have to glance at a billboard or flip open a magazine to understand why more and more people are becoming increasingly self-conscious of their smiles.
Insights on Perfecting Your Smile
Wed April 5th 2017
Straight, white, sparkling teeth are the benchmarks of a beautiful smile and now, thanks to advances in orthodontic procedures, this ideal has become a reality for almost anyone willing to make a commitment to perfecting their smile.
What cases can Invisalign treat?
Wed March 15th 2017
Many think that Invisalign aligners only work for minor teeth straightening issues, but at Bays Dental the Invisalign System can also be used to treat a range of moderate to severe teeth straightening issues such as:
Life with Invisalign
Wed Feb. 1st 2017
See what it’s like living with the Invisalign System and how it fits into your life.
What is Invisalign?
Tue Jan. 24th 2017
The Invisalign System is a virtually invisible treatment that uses an innovative approach to effectively straighten teeth.
Do you Grind or Clench your teeth? Suffer from jaw tension or facial pain? (Botox could help)
Wed Dec. 14th 2016
Jaw tension and TMJD (Temporomandibular Joint Disorders) can be mild to debilitating, cause significant pain up the face, head, jaw muscles and neck affecting day to day living.
Spring Cleaning Time - Dental Hygiene
Wed Nov. 9th 2016
Often with stress we can neglect ourselves, as well as sending our immune systems into overdrive. Teeth and gums are readily forgotten and left to their own devices of trying to fight plaque and bacteria.
Baby on the Brain? Prenatal dental advice
Wed Oct. 26th 2016
Many mums-to-be overlook their dental care. And by neglecting your mouth, you could be putting your baby at risk.
Top 10 mistakes people make brushing their teeth
Fri Oct. 21st 2016
We brush our teeth everyday (or we should be!) and yet a lot of us make these common mistakes. Here are the top 10 mistakes to avoid to have healthier, happier teeth.
Its not all about straight teeth
Fri Sept. 9th 2016
For mums and dads out there with primary school children, we at Bays Dental recommend to have your child no later than age 8, to have an orthodontic screening assessment.
The flossing debate
Mon Aug. 15th 2016
You might have seen all this kafuffle online and social media about not needing to floss any more. Don't throw out that roll of floss quite yet!
Better health with a better smile.
Tue June 21st 2016
Crooked teeth. When we see them in the mirror we wish they could be straighter and our smile perfect. But having straight teeth is about more than just beauty.
5 great reasons to see a hygienist
Thu April 21st 2016
We had a great response to our April promotion. For those left wondering, here are 5 great reasons why you should see a dental hygienist regularly.