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Why Dr Finkelstein is telling you to treat yourself to some milk chocolate this week?

Do you remember telling your children, or hearing someone tell you when you were younger: “Finish your milk. It will help you grow big and strong!”  Life certainly gets busy as you get older but it’s important to keep looking … Continue reading

Dealing with Dental Phobia and Anxiety

Someone poking and prodding around in your mouth isn’t most people’s idea of fun. Add in the thought of drills, needles and various tongue-sucking devices and a simple dental check-up can turn into quite an ordeal. Dealing with dental anxiety … Continue reading

Abscesses: What Do You Know About This Less Common Dental Emergency?

It can be hard to tell when you should visit an emergency dentist and when you should try wait until your next scheduled appointment. Sometimes what starts as a mild toothache that you feel you can ignore can (if left … Continue reading

What To Do In A Dental Emergency

A dental emergency is usually caused by an accident or injury and can involve one or more teeth being loosened or knocked out, major cuts or lacerations to your gums, cheeks and lips or intense dental pain or discomfort for … Continue reading

Three Tips For Healthy Teeth You May Have Forgotten

Most of us think that we’re fastidious in adhering to a correct dental routine. After all, all that’s needed is to brush our teeth twice a day and replace our toothbrush often enough, right? While most of us were shown … Continue reading

Why Choose Dental Implants by Dr Michael Finkelstein Dental

“Long gone are the days of keeping your teeth in a glass next to the bed!”  Dr Michael Finkelstein, from Finkelstein Dentist at Chatswood, says dental implants and mini implants are a fantastic alternative to traditional dentures or missing teeth.

Unhealthy Eating and Healthy Teeth – Tips from Dr Finkelstein Dentist

Today my blog will be about what you eat and how what you eat affects your dental health. It is very interesting that it is not What you eat but rather How Often you eat, that affects the dental health … Continue reading

How Do I get Rid Of Bad Breath

Has anyone ever told you that you have bad breath? There are over 80 million people world wide who suffer symptoms of bad breath, also known as halitosis. The most frequent cause of bad breath is from bacteria in the … Continue reading

Dental Implants – Why they are my passion

Why do I have a passion for Dental Implants? It is because I want the optimum health for my patients and Dental Implants give my patients quality of life. Cosmetically they look terrific and a healthy looking smile and medically … Continue reading

Adult Orthodontics

Orthodontics are becoming more and more popular amongst my adult patients. I would like my first blog to be about orthodontics because my first patient today is still celebrating having her braces off.  I remember meeting her 3 years ago … Continue reading