Dentistry has evolved significantly over time, from pulling a tooth because of cavity to metal and gold fillings to tooth colouring filling materials. Then, porcelain material was introduced as a reliable alternative to fillings in certain cases. As technology has improved, so has the pain control, teeth replacement and teeth straightening options. Melbourne based general…

The idea of cosmetic surgery for children (classed as anyone under 18 years of age) is shocking to many people. They argue that it is not ethical, or moral, or safe. And there certainly are valid arguments on all sides. Let us take, for a moment, a detached view of some of the reasons why…

Pregnancy is a key part of many women’s life. Your dental health before and during the pregnancy can have an effect on your growing child and of course your own dental health. The best treatment is of course prevention, so anyone planning on having children would be well advised to have a full dental check…

It is estimated that nearly half of the Australian population will experience a mental health difficulty at some point during their lifetime. So whatever your background, industry you are in or organisation big or small – this means that you are very likely to either know someone in your workplace, immediate or extended family, or…

Unfortunately, the reality of being human means that we fall ill unexpectedly. If you need urgent medical care when your regular GP is closed, it’s reassuring to know that bulk-billed home doctors are available to help throughout Australia.  “Most people who request a home doctor are actually parents or carers seeking urgent medical care for…

You and your family deserve quality healthcare, and finding the right GP during and after hours can have long-lasting implications for your overall well-being. Finding a doctor that you feel comfortable with is the key, as only regular GP’s can provide ongoing patient care and follow-up. When selecting a GP, it’s important to consider their…