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How to floss properly

How to floss properly

Flossing is an integral part of your dental hygiene routine, so its surprising that so many people neglect to do it. If you aren’t flossing your teeth you are missing just under 50% of your tooth surfaces. Why is flossing so important? Flossing, combined with toothbrushing helps remove plaque from…


Knocked out tooth? Act Fast!

Knocked out tooth? Act Fast!

A missing tooth can be a cause for embarrassment and make a big difference to your appearance. If a tooth gets knocked out, don’t procrastinate, take action straight away and you might actually be able to save it. A missing tooth at the front looks bad, but what if it’s…


4 Common dental myths busted

4 Common dental myths busted

Even when you have a great dentist like those at Advanced Dental Care Clinic, you still want to avoid unnecessary visits by maintaining healthy dental hygiene. There are a few myths we want to bust today that might be making your dentist visits more frequent. The more I brush, the…


5 everyday food items that are harming your teeth

5 everyday food items that are harming your teeth

We all know that coffee and wine are generally not the best things to drink should we want bright white teeth, but did you know there are foods out there that you should probably avoid should you want a big, white, bright smile. Here are 5 foods that you might…


Teaching your child to brush properly

Teaching your child to brush properly

Brushing and flossing should be taught with the same vigour that a child is taught to walk. It should be as habitual as putting one foot in front of the other. Every child should know to brush their teeth every morning and every night. When should I start brushing my…


When You Are In Pain, An Emergency Dentist Is Your Best Friend

When You Are In Pain, An Emergency Dentist Is Your Best Friend - Gold Coast

There are not many things worse than the pain inflicted by an aching tooth. Something about the pain being in your mouth seems to intensify the discomfort, not to mention making it very difficult to eat or drink anything. When you have a bad toothache, life really is a misery.…


What’s the Difference Between Dentures and Dental Implants

What's the Difference Between Dentures and Dental Implants - Gold Coast

Unless you are a dentist yourself, or have had dentures or dental implants, you might be wondering what the difference is. For clarity, in this post we’ll briefly cover what both dentures and dental implants actually are. Dentures Dentures are also commonly referred to as “false teeth”. And that’s exactly…


What Causes Tooth Decay and How To Avoid It

What Causes Tooth Decay and How To Avoid It - Gold Coast

Most of us will suffer from tooth decay at some stage throughout our lives. Even people who generally take good care of their teeth can suffer decay. While tooth decay may not be completely avoidable, there definitely are certain factors that contribute to the development of decay, and avoiding these…


What Are Fastbraces and Do I Need Them

What Are Fastbraces and Do I Need Them - Gold Coast

We all desire a perfect and dazzling smile, but this can be hard if we have crooked teeth. Let’s look at a fast way of correcting the problem so you can feel confident every time you smile. Fastbraces Explained When teeth are crooked, or have gaping, unsightly gaps between them,…


Top Tips for Looking After Your Teeth

Top Tips for Looking After Your Teeth - Gold Coast

We get most of our adult teeth at quite an early age, and these teeth have to serve us faithfully for the rest of our lives. That’s why it’s so important we take good care of them. Here are some top tips for looking after your teeth. Visit Your Dentist…


The Top Reasons Why regular Dental Check-ups Are So Important

The Top Reasons Why regular Dental Check-ups Are So Important - Gold Coast

When was the last time you visited your dentist for a check-up? If you’re like many people, you probably only pay a visit to your dentist when you are in pain and need immediate treatment. The problem with waiting until there is an issue, is that the problem is likely…


Proper Dental Care Can Be Affordable

Proper Dental Care Can Be Affordable - Gold Coast

Some people shy away from regular visits to the dentist because of the cost; maybe only visiting a clinic in the case of an emergency due to severe toothache or a broken tooth. While the sound of the drill and the discomfort of a dentist poking around inside our mouths…


Orthodontics Is Not Just a Fancy Word – Discover the Benefits of Treatment

Orthodontics Is Not Just a Fancy Word - Discover the Benefits of Treatment - Gold Coast

If you are unsure exactly what orthodontics is, it is a branch of dentistry designed to correct teeth that are imperfectly positioned or out of alignment. It is a specialist field, although many general dentists have taken extensive training and can offer orthodontic treatment also. Your orthodontist’s aim is to…


Is Wisdom Tooth Removal Really That Scary

Is Laser Whitening Really Effective In Whitening Teeth - Gold Coast

Wisdom teeth are late bloomers, often only breaking the gums when people are in their late teens to mid twenties. It’s because of this late development that they get their name, as they don’t emerge until people have “come of age”. The Problem With Wisdom Teeth While some people never…


Is Laser Whitening Really Effective In Whitening Teeth

We all love having straight teeth and white, healthy smiles. It gives us confidence to actually smile more, which can actually lead to making us feel happier on the inside as well. Unfortunately many things discolour teeth over time, with some classic examples being: Coffee Tea Alcohol Tobacco Certain medications…


Improve Your Self Confidence With Cosmetic Dentistry

Improve Your Self Confidence With Cosmetic Dentistry - Gold Coast

Our smiles are everything. It’s the way we express happiness and contentment. When we have great teeth it’s easy to smile with full confidence, but what if our teeth are not so perfect? Does that mean we should refrain from smiling? Not at all, but there are ways your smile…


Foods and Drinks To Avoid for Healthy, Whiter Teeth

Foods and Drinks To Avoid for Healthy, Whiter Teeth - Gold Coast

Having a dazzling white smile is something that most of us aspire to. Looking after our teeth with regular brushing and flossing certainly helps, as do regular visits to the dentist to have our teeth cleaned, or perhaps even laser whitening. A bright smile fills us with confidence, essentially helping…


Could Your Jaw and Teeth Be Causing Headaches

Could Your Jaw and Teeth Be Causing Headaches - Gold Coast

Did you know that problems with your jaw can cause tension headaches, even migraines? Some people simply refer to this condition as jaw tension, and it is in some ways, but the cause goes deeper than merely saying tension in the jaw is causing headaches. Why is the jaw suffering…


Choose a Dentist Who Actually Cares – Advanced Dental Care Clinic

Choose a Dentist Who Actually Cares - Advanced Dental Care Clinic - Gold Coast

Advanced Dental Care Clinic is located on the northern end of the Gold Coast in Oxenford. We are an experienced team of caring and sympathetic dental professionals. This isn’t just a business to us. We actually do care about every single patient that visits our clinic. This genuine rapport we…


Gum Lifts – Do you have a gummy smile?

Gum Lifts – Do you have a gummy smile - Gold Coast

At Advanced Dental Care Clinic we see patients who suffer with a gummy smile.  They can feel really self-conscious and will often cover their mouth with their hand as they smile as they feel embarrassed. This gum irregularity can be rectified by Dr Ruth Parrag, our premier dentist at our…


Reshaping – it can make such a difference

Reshaping – it can make such a difference - Gold Coast

Have you ever felt self-conscious about your teeth? Do your teeth have ridges or bumps or have they been chipped or cracked? Are some of your teeth not aligned properly which is affecting your bite? If so, there is a quick, easy and painless solution to these problems available to…


The dangers of thumb and finger sucking

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Advanced Dental Care Clinic Gold Coast, are able to treat dental problems that have occurred from children thumb and finger sucking. Although it is a natural instinct for babies to suck when born for nourishment, they may to continue to suck their fingers or thumb into their toddler years as…


Professional whitening

Professional whitening - Gold Coast

Ever looked at the celebrities on the TV and wished for a perfectly white smile like they have? It is achievable at Advanced Dental Care Clinic at Oxenford on the Gold Coast with our professional teeth whitening. Our dental clinic can give you a brighter, whiter smile and we offer…


Root canal treatment. The facts vs fiction.

Root canal treatment. The facts vs fiction - Gold Coast

Advanced Dental Care Clinic offer root canal treatments for our patients at our Oxenford, Gold Coast clinic. Our dental clinic’s premier dentist Dr Ruth Parrag is able to treat patients with care and provide a gentle approach to dentistry whilst maintaining the highest quality practices. Root canal treatment is a…

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Your Dentist On The Gold Coast QLD

Advanced Dental Care Clinic offers a range of quality dental treatments within a relaxing and gentle environment. We look forward to seeing you soon and helping you to achieve the healthy beautiful smile you desire.

Contact Details

Phone: 07 5580 3555
Fax: 07 5580 3999
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Suite 4B, Cottonwood Plaza, 5 Cottonwood Place
Oxenford, Gold Coast, QLD 4210

Opening Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 8:30am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 4pm