Why choose Define Dental as your Gold Coast dentist?
Peace of Mind
Come and experience our Benowa Dental Practice which is Gold Coast's premier dental practice to see why people have chosen us to look after their family and friends for decades.
Why choose Define Dental as your Gold Coast dentist?
We’ve been looking after generations of families on the Gold Coast for longer than any other practice.
Our dentists have years of experience so you’ll have access to one of the most experienced teams on the Gold Coast.
Peace of Mind
We stand by our work and guarantee what we do.
Come and experience the Gold Coast's premier dental practice to see why people have chosen us to look after their family and friends for decades.
We love celebrating our loyal patients. Here’s a small sample of those who’ve been visiting us for 15 years or more!
Our preventive dental treatments are designed for people who want to optimise their dental health. Go here for hygiene visits & cleans, kids dental, dental check-ups and mouthguards.More
Our general dental treatments are for people who need to take action to address their dental needs. Go here for fillings, crowns, bridges, implants, dentures, root canal therapy, wisdom teeth removal, and treatment for gum disease.More
Our cosmetic dental treatments are for people who want to feel great about their smile. Go here for shiny and bright: teeth whitening, veneers, restorative dental and straightening options such as Invisalign.More
Unveiling the Magic of Clear Aligner Therapy Embarking on the journey to a straighter smile has never been more exciting, thanks to the revolutionary strides in orthodontic treatments. As someone who’s passionate about dentistry, I’ve witnessed the transformative power of clear aligner therapy firsthand. In this overview, let’s delve into the intricacies of this novel […]
Maintaining Optimal Oral Health as You Age. Why is this important? “Everything’s working and doing its job. Why do you want to go through a renovation?” my patient posed the question. Yes, he was right, everything was working … but I could see how it could be better. Only in the middle of my career, […]
Why should you visit the dentist for your checkup and clean? There is an old dental joke: Patient … ‘Which teeth do I have to clean doc?’ Dentist … ‘Only the ones you want to keep!’ Funny at first, but quite ‘real’ when you look at it closer. Most things will deteriorate without maintenance and […]
Healthy snacks and lunchboxes for our growing kids There is so much information and promotion about what is considered “healthy” for our kids’ school lunchboxes. How much of this is damaging to your children’s teeth? We need to ensure our children enjoy a wide variety of nutritious foods from the five groups every day as […]
Is it normal to clench or grind my teeth? You might be surprised to discover this is actually an age old question. Even as far back as a couple of millenia, you will find references to the ‘grinding and gnashing’ of teeth in the bible. So we’re aware it’s been happening in humans for thousands […]
Most patients at some stage have asked their dentist, Do I have wisdom teeth and do I need to have them removed? Whether they’re experiencing discomfort and pain and suspect it’s related to wisdom teeth, or simply curious about what’s going on in their mouth, having a clear understanding about the status of your wisdom […]
This article is the third of three articles that address the questions and concerns patients have around private health insurance extras cover in relation to dental care. As a Gold Coast dentist who owns the longest operating dental clinic in the Gold Coast region – and who has chosen not to put the private health […]
This article is the second of three articles that address the questions and concerns many patients have around private health insurance extras cover in relation to dental care. As a Gold Coast dentist who owns the longest operating dental practice in the Gold Coast region – and who has chosen not to put the private […]
Nobody expects to need an emergency dentist, however from time to time life presents us with challenges – like a dental emergency – and it’s necessary to call upon the services and care of a dentist you can trust. Emergency? Call Define Dental now Whether it’s a chipped tooth, a painfully throbbing toothache, or trauma […]
Have you been wondering: Can I see the dentist during COVID-19 restrictions? It’s a fair question. Without doubt, the current global situation is one characterised by significant change, challenge, and confusion. But before we launch into providing an answer to this pressing question, let’s take just a moment to appreciate that Easter is also a […]
The world really is a beautiful place and when we all band together that beauty shines. We’re certainly experiencing trying times and with this novel coronavirus pandemic on our doorstep it’s also a good opportunity to ‘level up’. With so much confusion and misinformation out there it can be hard to decipher it all. The […]
This article is the first of three that address the questions and concerns patients have around private health insurance in relation to dental care. As a Gold Coast dentist who owns the longest operating dental clinic in the Gold Coast region – and who has chosen not to put the private health funds before my […]
While we’ve all experienced bad breath at some time, many people aren’t aware of what causes bad breath. Without understanding what causes bad breath, it’s difficult to identify the right solution, including professional treatment provided by a dentist. Some people might only experience bad breath very occasionally. It could be the result of a big […]
If you’ve ever wondered which food is best for healthy teeth, there’s never been more information available to answer that question. The problem is much of the information about which food is best for healthy teeth is conflicting. Wherever you look - especially if Google is your main source - it seems there are differing […]
As dentists, we share our tips for a healthy mouth with every patient who visits us at Define Dental. Particularly when it comes to regular hygiene cleans, we take the time to educate and raise awareness with patients by sharing tips for a healthy mouth that are specific to them. Like many things in the […]
The rise of sugary drinks like soft drinks, energy drinks, sports drinks and even fruit juices has led to a host of corresponding health issues. Among these health challenges is the damage caused to teeth by sugary drinks. In my world, sugary drinks is a catch-all term for fizzy soft drinks, energy drinks, sports drinks […]
Can bone medications affect my oral health? 3 important things you should know about bone conditions and oral health
When people are diagnosed with a bone condition and prescribed bone medications, their first thought isn’t generally I’ll book an appointment to visit my dentist. And we completely understand this thinking. Diagnosis of bone conditions and the prescription of bone medications usually rests with our general practitioner (GP) or bone specialist. Our dentists isn’t the […]
My recent blog on tooth discolouration and stained teeth sparked interest among our patients. Based on the feedback, it seems stained or discoloured teeth, or teeth changing colour, is a common problem. In this blog, which is part two on tooth discolouration, we discuss some of the less common things that will stain or discolour […]