Frequently Asked Questions
"I AM SWOLLEN AND CANNOT BREATHE!"
There are occasions when a tooth is infected and the infection spreads beyond the confines of the jaw bone. This can be a life threathening condition unless addressed by a doctor and dentist immediately.
If you have a swelling of the face, tooth ache or oral pain, call our dental surgery immediately for treatment.
"I HAVE A TOOTH ACHE!"
It can be very destressing to be suffering from tooth ache or other pains originating from the mouth. We always try to see patients calling with an emergency on the same day.
You can call us for advice on how to best manage the pain until you can come and see us. When making an appointment our nurses may ask you questions on the phone regarding the pain or problem tooth, so we can best prepare for your visit and allocate sufficient time for the appointment.
"WHAT HAPPENS ON THE FIRST VISIT?"
On the very first visit we will perform a thorough exam, X-rays and consult with you any dental concerns you may have and formulate a treatment plan for you.
If you are in pain let us know when you make the appointment so we can allocate sufficient time to address that concern also.
"I HAVE A MISSING TOOTH, WHAT CAN I DO?"
There are a few options for a missing tooth.
You could have an Implant, Bridge, Partial Denture, Close the gap with orthodontics and do nothing.
Your dentist will conduct a thorough exam and discuss with you the options available.
"WHAT SERVICES CAN YOU OFFER?"
We are a multidisciplinary clinic and try to fulfil a broad range of our communities needs
Trust us for all your:
X-rays (IntraOral and OPG)
Extractions (including surgical/wisdom teeth removal)
Root canal treatments
Crowns, bridges, dentures
Scale and Polish
Painless anaesthetic delivery
Emergencies usually seen same day
MORE ABOUT US
Here at Claremont Meadows Dental Surgery we believe the key to great health starts with beautiful teeth and a happy smile, resulting in a happy body and mind. We pride ourselves on providing quality dental services to the community by utilizing the latest techniques and equipment whilst keeping costs affordable.
Most of our patients come from Claremont Meadows, Werrington, Werrington County, Cambridge Park, St Marys, St Clair, Colyton, Erskine Park, Glenmore Park, Orchard Hills, Kingswood, Ropes Crossing, Penrith and the surrounding suburbs.
The dental clinic comprises of dentists; Dr Chris Morris, Dr Sen Le and Dr Edward Yoo, all Sydney University Dentistry graduates and devoted to continuing education in dentistry.