Why are regular checkups important? Regular checkups will help maintain healthy teeth and gums and facilitate early detection of problems such as gum disease, tooth decay and oral cancer. Discussion of caring for your mouth and maintaining good oral hygiene at home are also an important part of regular checkups.
Where is Doucas Dental Located? Doucas Dental is a Midland, Perth dental clinic. Please see our contact us page for a map. Our address is 1 Templeman Place, Midland, Perth, Western Australia 6056. Contact our friendly staff today on (08) 9274 1657.
What is Cosmetic Dentistry? Cosmetic Dentistry offers patients with a number of options to enhance the appearance of their smiles to look cleaner, brighter and straighter. At Doucas Dental we offer a number of dental services including porcelain veneers and crown bleaching. Contact us today for more information on Cosmetic Dentistry and the numerous options available to brighten your smile.
What dental Treatments are classified as Cosmetic Dentistry? Cosmetic dentistry comprises of additional treatments to the cleaning and examination of your teeth during your dental checkup. These may include porcelain veneers to offer permanent improvement of your smile that is realistic and functional or dental grade whitening to achieve a smile that is cleaner, whiter and brighter.
What are wisdom teeth? Wisdom teeth, also called third molars, are the last set of teeth to develop, usually within the late 20s or teenage years.
Why may it be necessary to remove your wisdom teeth? Wisdom teeth removal may be necessary due to their location as they often become cumbersome to clean and often develop in ill positions resulting in prolonged pain and discomfort. Wisdom Teeth Removal in Perth by Doucas Dental can be performed under general anaesthesia in hospital, please contact our Doucas Dental team for further information. Methods of anesthesia performed depend upon the patient’s level of anxiety. In every case, the patient’s medical history is reviewed in detail and therapy is custom-tailored to their specific needs.
What health funds does Doucas Dental accept? At Doucas Dental we accept all major health funds. Our onsite HICAPS machine allows you to claim on the day by swiping your card as we are a ‘pay on the day’ practice. We are a participating HBF preferred dental provider.
I have private health insurance. How much will I get back from my fund? This depends on your level of cover and health insurance provider. However we are a participating HBF preferred provider and HBF customers can get up to 60 to 80 per cent rebate on their total fee.