The Fraser Dental News

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OrthoPlan: The Affordable Way To Pay For Braces

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The COVID-19 crisis has dealt a major financial blow to New Zealanders, and many of us are facing financial uncertainty that is likely to last for some time. But if…
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Fraser Dental Team News: May 2020

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Dr Stephanie Lee Joins Fraser Dental We have just welcomed on board a new Dental Surgeon, Dr Stephanie Lee. Stephanie is excited to be working in her home neighbourhood: she…
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Preventative Dental Care Saves Money

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We are all reeling from the financial blow that the COVID-19 crisis has dealt. Many, many individuals and families are having to cope with reduced income or job losses, and…

Boost Your Immune System With Good Oral Health

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COVID-19 has caused many of us to think seriously about our health and look at ways we can boost our immune systems. The enforced break during Alert Level 4 for…
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Providing The Safest Dental Care

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Fraser Dental is excited to be able to fully reopen at Alert Level 2. As dentists, we already practiced a high degree of infection control measures in line with the…
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Your Orthodontic Treatment During COVID-19

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Some of our orthodontic patients have been in touch with questions regarding their orthodontic treatment during the COVID-19 crisis. Here are some useful FAQs. Q. What should I do if…

Your Dental Health During COVID-19

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As the COVID-19 crisis continues, New Zealand – along with the rest of the world – is slowly getting used to what is becoming a new normal way of life.…

Enhanced Infection Control Measures

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We have previously mentioned how, as dentists, we are highly trained in infection control measures which are in place 24/7 and not just during a pandemic. Our sister practice, McIntosh…

Moving To Alert Level 3

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It has been announced that on Monday 27th April 2020 at 11:59pm the country will move from Alert Level 4 to Alert Level 3. So what does this mean for…

COVID-19 Hygiene Tips

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The Fraser Dental team are trained in infection control. We follow the strictest cleaning, sterilisation and sanitisation procedures stipulated by the Dental Council New Zealand (DCNZ) every day of the…

COVID-19 Update: Emergency Dental Appointments Now Available At McIntosh Dental

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In order to minimise the risk of cross-contamination of our team and patients, it has been decided to move our Fraser Dental emergency dental resources to our sister practice, McIntosh Dental…

COVID-19 Update: Open For Emergency Appointments

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Fraser Dental is providing an essential service and will remain open for emergency dental appointments only. If you believe you require emergency dental work, please phone us on (09) 416-5050.…

COVID-19 And Your Dental Care At Fraser Dental

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We – along with the rest of the world – are watching intently as the coronavirus crisis continues to develop. We applaud the efforts of New Zealanders who are socially…

An Update On COVID-19 From Fraser Dental

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To Our Valued Patients With COVID-19 now elevated to pandemic status, we wanted to update you on the steps we are taking to prioritise your health and safety here at…

Fraser Dental Staff News: February 2020

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Arrivals We are delighted to welcome Oral Surgeon Dr Rakesh Jattan to the Fraser Dental team. Dr Jattan is a New Zealand dual-trained oral and maxillofacial surgeon with extensive international…
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Teeth Whitening: Which Option Is Right For You?

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Teeth whitening has grown significantly in popularity as new products and technology have made it easier, quicker and more affordable to keep your smile bright and white at any age.…
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What Should Be Included In Free Teen Dental Appointments?

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Fraser Dental provides general dental services to eligible teenagers under the free teen Dental Benefits scheme. You can sign your teenager up when they are entering Year 9, and they…

Should You Be Using A Daily Mouthwash?

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There is a large and growing market for mouthwash not just in New Zealand but worldwide. A wide range of choices are readily available in supermarkets, pharmacies and other retail…

Do You Really Have To Floss?

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A US report hit headlines in recent years when it stated that flossing your teeth didn’t provide any proven oral health benefits. The report reviewed 25 studies and concluded there…

Fraser Dental Staff News: December 2019

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We are excited to have welcomed on board a new Dental Surgeon, Dr Lydia McGowan. Lydia graduated with a BDS with Honours from Glasgow, Scotland before moving to New Zealand.…

Thank You From Dr Raniga

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This year has been full of challenges, opportunities and rewards – in fact it’s fair to say that 2019 has been an incredibly busy year! This year I have been…

Christmas Message From Dr McIntosh

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It’s hard to believe that 2019 is almost over already – I’m sure that time is on fast-forward somehow! It’s been a busy and rewarding year at Fraser Dental. I’m…

Top Tricks To Prevent Wine Stains On Teeth

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It’s hard to believe that another year is nearly over and the festive season is in full-swing. This is the time of year when most of us tend to indulge…
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Detecting Oral Cancer

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Regular dental check-ups are essential to keep your teeth and gums healthy and prevent or catch dental issues before they turn into major problems. But you may not be aware…