Are regular dental check-ups important for children?

Although your child will lose their baby teeth as they grow, it’s still important to take good care of them. When they are young, your children will grow and develop very quickly, and the same goes for their teeth. Regular dental check-ups allow the dentist to make sure their pearly whites are in tip-top shape, […]

How is tongue-tie treated?

It’s completely normal to worry if your baby has trouble latching, but there’s no need to despair. For many years, there was very little information available about tongue-tie, but with growing awareness around its symptoms and the difficulties with which it is associated, more parents are starting to seek treatment. If you’re having trouble breastfeeding […]

Does your baby have trouble latching?

Marriott & Hand in Melbourne are dedicated to providing both of you with a solution Despite the relatively low levels of awareness concerning tongue-ties, it is a problem that can be easily solved. Medical professionals are finally starting to become more aware of the issue and many more mums are seeking treatment. What is a […]

When should children get braces?

Braces for kids – when should you get them? The ‘perfect’ time will depend on your child, although most children get orthodontic braces from age 10-14. Find out more about braces and what you need to consider as a parent below. Development of adult teeth and jaws begins at age 6 and continues until age […]