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Tips for Oral Care Routines at Home

Maintaining healthy smiles for your entire family begins at home.

At Brite Family Dental in Stafford, Brisbane, we understand the importance of establishing effective oral care routines that can keep everyone's teeth and gums in top condition. In this article, we'll provide valuable tips for creating oral care routines that promote optimal oral health and strengthen the bond of a family that prioritises smiles.

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Lead by Example

Using the right dental tools is essential for effective oral care. Ensure each family member has a toothbrush with soft bristles and a size appropriate for their age. Replace toothbrushes every 3 to 4 months or sooner if the bristles are frayed. Consider introducing fluoride toothpaste once your child can effectively spit it out to strengthen their enamel.

Consistent Brushing and Flossing

Encourage twice-daily brushing and flossing to remove plaque and food particles. Set a timer for two minutes to ensure thorough brushing. For young children, make brushing a game by playing their favourite song or using a fun toothbrush timer. Don't forget to teach them the correct flossing technique to keep their smiles in tip-top shape.

Healthy Snacking Habits

A balanced diet plays a significant role in oral health. Encourage snacks that are low in sugar and high in nutrients. Fresh fruits, vegetables, and dairy products are excellent choices. Limit sugary and sticky treats that can lead to tooth decay. Drinking water after snacks can help rinse away food particles and neutralise acids.

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Creating a strong oral care routine as a family not only promotes healthy smiles but also strengthens your family bonds. Brite Family Dental is committed to supporting your family's oral health journey. Start your journey to healthy smiles by booking your family's appointments online today and let us be a part of your family's oral care journey.

Book Your Families Dental Check Up

While at-home oral care routines are crucial, regular dental checkups are equally important. Brite Family Dental is here to provide comprehensive dental care for your entire family. Our friendly team ensures that each member receives personalised care and guidance to maintain their smiles. Book your family's dental appointments online today to give them the best possible oral health foundation.


Frequently Asked Questions

Where is your Practice?

Unit 1/236 Stafford Road, Stafford Qld 4053  - Find Us on Google Maps - Click Here

Do you offer Bulk Billing for children?

Yes. The Child Dental Benefits Scheme allows for children aged 2-17 years, who may be eligible for free dental treatment up to $1,013 over two years.  

Can I book online?

Absolutely. Click Here.

How much does your initial consultation cost?

Dr Feng will develop a treatment plan for your teeth based on a professional dental examination free of charge.. After you are happy with the suggested solutions, we will begin the treatment. 

Are Dental Plans available?

Yes, we have the option to refer you to Dental Members Australia interest-free plans. 

Can I pay with my Health Insurance?

We have many Health Insurance Partners, and we will gladly discuss this with you at your first consultation.   

What services do you offer?

We pride ourselves on our quality of dental services, from preventative dental to extensive dental rehabilitation. 

The services we provide include:

  • Comprehensive care
  • Dental Bridges
  • Dental Crowns
  • Dental Fillings
  • Dental Implants
  • Root Canal Therapy
  • Teeth Whitening
  • General Dentistry
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Dental Hygiene

Are you a Member of the ADA?

Yes, we are members of both the Federal and Queensland branches of the Australian Dental Association.

How do I get in contact with you?

Dentist Brisbane - Brite Family Dental - Stafford - Come in and See us for all your Dental Needs. We have Payment Plans, Variety of Payment Methods, and we Bulk Bill for Children and Pensioners. 

Flexible Payment Options To Meet Your Needs

We have a range of payment options available making it easier for you to access cosmetic dentistry when you need it. Not when you can afford it. 


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