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Preventative Care at Lightwood Dental

Holistic Ferntree Gully Dentistry

patient and dentist during examWorking with a prevention-focused family dentist can help you and your child reduce the risk of common dental problems. At Lightwood Dental we offer a full menu of preventative services to help you enjoy a strong smile for years to come.

  • Bruxism and Occlusal Splints – Chronic clenching and grinding can lead to problems like TMJ disorder, worn teeth and headaches.
  • Protective Mouthguards – Athletic injuries are a common cause of dental emergencies and concussions. Find out how a custom mouthguard could prevent both.
  • Children’s Dentistry – Developing primary (baby) teeth can decay at an accelerated rate compared to their adult counterparts. We offer comprehensive children’s dentistry in house.
  • Children’s Dental Benefits Schedule – Medicare enrolees receive up to $1,052 in dental services for their children over the course of two years.
  • Checkups and Cleans – To combat tooth decay and gum disease, we recommend a routine preventative scale and clean every six months.

Book Your Appointment Today

Our flexible scheduling options are perfect for your busy lifestyle. We’re open late and on Saturdays. Contact us today!


Preventive Dentistry Ferntree Gully, Knox City VIC | (03) 9758 2099