Our smile is everything. When it comes to first impressions, the first thing people look at is how you express yourself – your smile is in many ways the front door of your personality. That means having a great smile is crucial for anyone who considers first impressions a big part of their life. In business, love, and friendship, your smile can make or break that chance meeting that might turn into a client or other relation down the road. This is exactly why people are flocking to cosmetic dental surgery of all kinds to create that winning smile. If […]
The sun is not always shining in beautiful Port Macquarie. In fact, the seaside climate sometimes makes for some pretty bad rain storms. While Port Macquarie is known most for being a great outdoor destination, that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to do when it’s not so beautiful out. From museums and restaurants to indoor active spaces and more, there’s still tons to do in Port Macquarie when it’s raining. Take a look at our list of the top five things to do in Port Macquarie when it’s raining. Did we mention your favorite indoor activity? If so, leave a comment! […]
Only 38.7% of individuals over 25 years old with less than a high school education used dental services. Those who graduated at least high school used dental services 61.3%.
Source: Quinonez C, Why We Should Care About the Social Determinants of Health, Ontario Dentist, November 2016, Vol 93, No 9, pg 12-13.
Hans Skariah, B.Sc., DMD
Promenade Court Dental
2233 Hurontario St., Mississauga, ON, Canada (905) 273-7100
43 Albert St. West, Unit 8, Plattsville, ON, Canada (226) 656-1000
Bad breath, or halitosis, is one of those things no one wants to deal with. Not only is it embarrassing to have with other people around – it’s just downright unhealthy. Bad breath is caused by a number of factors. Bacteria in the mouth and food or plaque buildup are the main culprits. But, even more serious causes, such as gingivitis and gum disease, can have long-lasting health impacts on your mouth and the rest of your body. While you should always consult your dentist if you have chronic bad breath, there are several habits anybody can adopt that will […]
The BEST five beaches in Port Macquarie Port Macquarie, aside from being known as a great vacation spot, is a town of beaches. The calm waters of the Pacific Ocean are an integral part of the relaxing feel of Port Macquarie beaches, and the sheer number makes it the envy of many other seaside towns. But not all beaches are created equal. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the five best beaches in Port Macquarie with a focus on swimming, strolling, activities, and more. Is your favourite beach not listed here? Let us know – leave a comment […]
The Five BEST Coffee Shops in Port Macquarie The right cup of coffee – or the right cappuccino or latte – can make or break a quick morning pick-me-up. Along with caffeine, many people seek out great atmospheres for business meetups or to share a cup of jo with friends. But picking the right coffee shop is a combination of price, quality, and atmosphere, and not all coffee shops are created equal. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the best coffee shops in the Port Macquarie area. Do you frequent any of these great spots? Let us know […]
Summer is coming! Long awaited throughout the year for warm temperatures, outdoor dining, and treasured beach excursions, there is no shortage of activities to make Summer 2019 one to remember. Many of these activities focus on getting outdoors. Summer is most often the time people take on healthier ways of life because the outdoors are so inviting. If you’re thinking of being more active, or enjoying more recreational activities with friends, you’re sure to find some great suggestions below! Hit the Beach! Most all the beaches in the Port Macquarie area feature pristine blue waters and white sand beachheads. Very […]
Having a gleaming, white smile is the goal for just about everybody out there. Your smile is how we show people we care, and how we leave a positive first impression. While teeth whitening has become a science, there are many things one can do to have a cleaner smile using just behavioral modification and things you can find around the home. Below we’ve compiled several ways you can whiten your own smile at home. But, if you are looking for a whiter smile and greater orla health all around, it is always best to consult a dentist. Do you […]
Oral health is a major component of overall well being. With that said, there are many factors that contribute to oral health you may not know about. While having a robust oral health regimen is crucial, you may not know that the way you breath can also impact oral health. Mouth breathing, either while you sleep or during the waking hours, can have a major impact on how your teeth develop. Chronic mouth breathing is generally caused by one issue—chronic nasal obstruction (CNO). What is CNO? CNO is a chronic condition described as an inability to deliver the proper amount […]
Port Macquarie in New South Wales is the definition of beautiful. A popular holiday destination for families all over Australia—and a mecca for retirees—Port Macquarie’s pristine beaches and attractive climate are perfect for anyone looking to relax, getaway, and let loose. As a resort town, there are tons of choices to consider when vacationing in Port Macquarie. Unfortunately, not all resorts are created equal. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the top five family-friendly resorts in Port Macquarie. As a beautiful town with tons to do, our fair town is quickly becoming the spot to enjoy beachside environments. […]