How much sugar is hiding in your trolley?

One in three (32.1%) adults is walking around with untreated tooth decay. Our addiction to sugar is one of the main culprits, which is frequently added to or hidden in food and drink. Studies have shown that most Australians consume an average of 14 tablespoons of sugar in a day— an astonishingly high amount compared… Continue reading

Coronavirus Update – 18 April 2020

Update April 2020 - Adelaide Hills Family Dental is Open

***UPDATE 15 May 2020*** Adelaide Hills Family Dental is delighted to announce a return to our normal services. Restrictions placed on Dentistry have reduced to ‘Level 1’ meaning we can now perform ALL dental procedures including your regular checkup and clean. Phone Reception on 8391 4100 to book an appointment. Adelaide Hills Family Dental COVID-19… Continue reading

Coronavirus Update – 16 March 2020

Coronavirus Update We would like to assure our clients that we are closely monitoring the situation as it changes daily. Current recommendations are to continue to provide our services as normal, however, we are taking the following precautions as per current recommendations: We are asking clients to please follow these steps: If you are feeling… Continue reading

Christmas New Year Opening Hours 2019/2020

The team at Adelaide Hills Family Dental would like to wish all our patients a Merry Christmas and a happy & healthy 2020! 🎅 Our last day will be Monday, December 23 and we will re-open on Thursday, January 2. If you have a dental emergency during the break please contact SA Dental on 1300… Continue reading

AHFD is Supporting The Smith Family this Christmas

Adelaide Hills Family Dental is proud to support The Smith Family as we try to change the course of a child’s life this Christmas 🎁 One in six Australian children are living in poverty and many won’t receive a gift this Christmas. The Smith Family aims to create opportunities for financially disadvantaged young Australians by… Continue reading

How’s your Oral Health Tracking?

Dental Health Week 2019 (5 to 11 August) is the ADA’s major event promoting the importance of maintaining good oral health such as: Brushing Twice Daily (with fluoride toothpaste) Flossing Once per Day Eat Healthy and drink less sugary drinks Regular Check-Up with your Dentist As tempting as it is to think that everyone is… Continue reading

Australian Dental Congress 2019

We attended the Australian Dental Congress event at the Adelaide Convention Centre

Rebecca, Cecilia and Julian were able to take some time out for continuing education last week at the Australian Dental Congress in Adelaide. Congress brings together dentists and dental practitioners from around the world and is the largest gathering of dental professionals in the southern hemisphere. The Adelaide Hills Family Dental team learnt more about… Continue reading

5 Year Anniversary

In November this year Adelaide Hills Family Dental celebrates its 5th Birthday

Monday, November 5 this year is 5 years exactly since we saw our first patient at AHFD back in 2013. We’ve now seen over 7000 patients seen since opening. We would like to thank all our patients, staff and the Adelaide Hills community for their loyalty and support over the last 5 years.

AHFD joins Bupa Members First Platinum Network

Starting October 2nd, 2018 eligible Bupa patients can receive increased benefits through the Platinum Dental Network

Adelaide Hills Family Dental is now a part of BUPA’s ‘Members First Platinum Network’. This means our eligible Bupa patients can now access increased benefits under the new Members First Platinum dental network, which has been introduced to make dental services more affordable. As an eligible BUPA member* you’ll receive no out of pocket expenses… Continue reading

Annual dental benefit limits may reboot January 1

many health insurance funds reboot on January 1st

Annual dental benefits within dental extras for most health insurance companies reboot on January 1. For us at Adelaide Hills Family Dental this means the last 2 months of the year tend to be our busiest. We urge our patients to book an appointment sooner rather than later to avoid disappointment and to make the… Continue reading