March 28, 2019

Introducing Collagen Induction Therapy

In exciting news our Oral Health Therapist Kelsey is adding a new cosmetic treatment to her services called collagen induction therapy.

Collagen induction therapy is also known as micro needling, and works by stimulating your own bo...

March 24, 2019

Normally our fantastic patients pop in once a year for their annual checkup, and supplement this with visits to our hygienist. However sometimes patients end up with a dental emergency and need urgent care. Here are some examples of dental emergencies and what to do if...

November 12, 2018

As many parents know, the transition from childhood to adulthood can be challenging in many ways, including knowing how to take proper care of your teeth and gums. While brushing and flossing are important at any age, getting a teen to follow an appropriate dental hygi...

October 15, 2018

It’s almost summertime, those days where we light the barbeque, hit the beach and spend long sunny days with friends and family. The summer can also be a great time for your health too, with sunlight providing you with plenty of vitamin D, which plays an important role...

September 13, 2018

British children receive almost £24m each year from the Tooth Fairy, according to the results of a recent survey. The Oral Health Foundation found that Britain’s youngsters are receiving an average of £1.58 per tooth. That’s $3.14 New Zealand dollars!

Chief Executive of...

September 12, 2018

We are starting to worry that more people are using toothpaste that doesn’t contain fluoride, leaving them at greater risk of cavities.

Most toothpastes already contain fluoride. History clearly shows fluoride is a cavity blocker, however the internet is full of claims...

August 13, 2018

Teeth are important! And most of us take very good care of them. Brushing, flossing, rinsing, cleaning, we do an awful lot to keep our teeth happy. Yet tooth decay and gum disease are still some of the most prevalent diseases in the world. Why is this? Well the answer...

July 9, 2018

Nelson Dental Centre has always been committed to operating with the latest technology, and we are now delighted to announce the arrival of a new CEREC Omni Cam! At the very edge of technological innovation in the way dentistry is delivered. This is our third generatio...

June 7, 2018

We're very proud of our dentist Yindi Jiang, who is heading to the Philippines on a volunteer dental mission in August of this year.

Yindi and his colleague Alisha have aligned themselves with the Rise Above Foundation in Cebu, an organisation that has run dental missio...

May 1, 2018

Let's start with Hello.......

This month we are delighted to welcome new employees Dr Yindi Jiang, Rachel Tiplady, and Charlotte Hurst.

Yindi first graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Anatomy, before undertaking his dentistry de...

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