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Digital Dentistry

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So many aspects of our lives have turned digital that we almost take it for granted. Our clocks, watches, cameras, computers and TVs are all examples of how digitisation has changed our day-to-day living. It makes sense that digital technology has affected dentistry, too. Some parts of digital dentistry have been around for a long…

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Teeth For Life – The Aging Population And Dentistry

Aging Population Dentistry Teeth For Life

As dentistry has progressed in preventive measures and treatments, many people have been better able to retain their own natural teeth. However, as we age, there is a growing range of factors that can influence our oral health. These include changes in our physical and mental health, medications, changes in our physical abilities and the…

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What to do if you have a dental emergency over the holiday period

What To Do In A Dental Emergency Over The Holiday Period

Just a brief note wishing you a Merry Christmas and to discuss holiday emergencies. Our practice will close at 12.00pm on Friday 21st of December and will re-open 8.00am Monday 7th January. While we hope you don’t have any dental emergencies over your summer holiday below is some advice on what you can do if…

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What to expect during your dental hygiene appointment.

What to Expect at a Dental Hygiene Appointment Wellington | McKeefry Dental

Your dentist has told you that you now have to see the hygienist for periodontal treatment. What on earth does that mean and what does it involve? Don’t dentists “clean” teeth? Why would I need to see a hygienist?   Our dental hygienists work as part of the dental team in treating patients. They use…

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Booking Your Dental Appointment Online

Booking Online from your Computer - McKeefry Dental

Online Booking Now Available: How to use online bookings on our website At McKeefry Dental in Wellington we have listened to our patient feedback and have recently activated online bookings on our website. As a part of staying up-to-date with technology in this busy online world we feel it is important for our patients to…

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What to look for when choosing a dentist in Wellington

Choosing a Wellington Dentist | McKeefry Dental

As your oral health is very important to your overall health and well-being it’s imperative you choose a dentist who is right for you and your family. Your choice of dentist can be vital for the health of your teeth and gums, and by choosing the right dentist, it might also be possible to increase…

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Teeth tips for teens

Dental Tips for Teenagers | McKeefry Dental

By the time we make it to our teenage years most teens will have some, if not all of their permanent teeth and this is a very important time for adult teeth. Here is some advice on how to look after your mouth to ensure a healthy smile for life.     Diet Teenagers need…

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