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Causes of a Gummy Smile and How to Fix It

Causes of a Gummy Smile and How to Fix It

A smile that shows much gums can be subjective. Some would say it affects the facial aesthetics negatively, while others claim it to be attractive. A pleasant smile is considered a symbol of beauty and well-being in the modern society. A variety of factors including teeth form/position and gingival tissue levels may influence the overall… Continue Reading

7 Reasons Why People Are Choosing Cosmetic Dentistry

7 Reasons Why People Are Choosing Cosmetic Dentistry

People of all ages can feel insecure about crooked, missing or misaligned teeth. This leads to low self-esteem, and with such an easy fix, it’s no wonder more and more people are turning to cosmetic dentistry for a solution. The techniques used to treat your teeth will vary depending on your desired results, and can… Continue Reading

Dr. Michael Tam explains Porcelain Veneers in Cosmetic Beauty Magazine

Dr. Michael Tam explains Porcelain Veneers in Cosmetic Beauty Magazine

Read about Sydney cosmetic dentist Dr. Michael Tam explaining the advantages of porcelain veneers to Cosmetic Beauty Magazine reporter, Lauren Alexander. Porcelain veneers can offer a relatively simple solution to anyone unhappy with the appearance of their teeth, A beautiful and healthy-looking smile can make a positive, powerful and memorable statement to everyone you come… Continue Reading

7 Quick Ways to Whiten Your Teeth Before an Important Event

7 Quick Ways to Whiten Your Teeth Before an Important Event

You’re about to attend an important meeting that came up unexpectedly, or you have a date, an event or a party, and you need to look your best now. When it comes to whitening your teeth, while visiting your dentist is probably your best bet for even whitening and deep-set stains, there are other ways… Continue Reading

Dr. Michael Tam featured in Best Practice Magazine

Dr. Michael Tam featured in Best Practice Magazine

Dr. Michael has been featured as the cover story in “Best Practice Magazine” recognising the success Smile by Design has had in North Sydney & Bondi Junction. People walk into our practice and they are unhappy with their appearance. Their self-esteem and confidence levels are low and you can see this in their demeanour, then we do what we do… Continue Reading

A Comprehensive Guide to Overcoming Your Fear of the Dentist

A Comprehensive Guide to Overcoming Your Fear of the Dentist

Regardless of modern technologies and advancements, anaesthesia and methods, many people still have a deeply rooted fear of the dentist’s office. This fear can be known as dental phobia, odontophobia, dentophobia, dentist phobia, and dental anxiety. But don’t panic! This guide covers the common misconceptions about dental treatments and how you can overcome your fear. The… Continue Reading