Cracked teeth ….what causes them?

               Why do teeth crack? Teeth, particularly the lower molars take a lot of force during function. However, teeth are well designed to absorb this force if they remain intact. It is quite rare for an intact tooth to crack. Two factors make a cracked tooth more likely. Amalgam… Continue Reading

Flossing is a waste of time!

  Recently, an article was published in the Sydney Morning Herald discussing the lack of evidence to support the effectiveness of flossing. A number of patients have asked Jim and I what our views were so I thought this would be a good subject to address. This sounds like a challenge to one of the… Continue Reading