dentists and dental specialists

What are the Different Types of Dentists?

April 22, 2018

There are many types of dentists and deciding what type of dentist you need may be confusing. From fixing misaligned teeth to performing complicated oral surgery, there are many types of dentists who will help you achieve the best oral health. Curious about what other types of dentists there are? We’ve compiled a list of Read More…

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Five Reasons to Brush Your Tongue

April 18, 2018

Your mouth is one of the places most prone to bacteria because it’s dark, warm and wet, creating a perfect environment for bacteria to live and feed off of leftover food particles. In fact, there are billions of bacteria living in your mouth right now on your teeth and tongue. This is why brushing your Read More…

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Five New Technologies in Dentistry

April 15, 2018

Gone are the days when dental offices were just boring, drab spaces with over sized machines. With new innovations and technology within the the field, dentistry is constantly evolving and changing to best suit patient needs. If you’re wondering what dental technologies you’ll find in dentist offices in the coming year, check out these five Read More…

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What to Expect at a Dental Checkup?

April 8, 2018

According to the Canadian Dental Association, about 80 percent of Canadians visit their dentist at least once each year for a regular dental checkup. However many people have little to no idea what is actually happening in their mouth while they’re in the dental chair. Whether it’s a first-time visit, or you haven’t had a Read More…

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Is Sedation Dentistry a Solution for Anxiety?

April 4, 2018

If you suffer from dental anxiety, you’re not alone. Reports show that 40 percent of Canadians worry about the potential pain and discomfort that they may encounter during regular hygiene appointments or more complex dental work (i.e. periodontics, extractions, etc.) While sedation dentistry can ease your mind and help you feel more relaxed during procedures, Read More…

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Types of Dentures Explained

April 1, 2018

Are you in the process of researching different types of dentures to see which one is right for you or a family member?  We’ve compiled a little tip sheet to help you in your decision making process. What are dentures?  Implant dentistry (aka dentures) is the ideal long-term solution for tooth loss. Dentures are removable Read More…

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Can Tooth Enamel be Restored?

March 28, 2018

According to the Canadian Dental Association, there are a significant number of Canadians who suffer from enamel erosion. Because enamel plays a vital role in protecting your teeth from decay, it’s best to do everything that you can to prevent your enamel from eroding. What is tooth enamel? Enamel is a mineral that acts as Read More…

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How Does Nutrition Affect Dental Health?

March 25, 2018

Did you know that healthy teeth is linked to a balanced diet and eating healthy? As much as brushing consistently, flossing and rinsing is important, what you eat can have a significant impact on your oral health. By getting rid of unhealthy food from your diet and visiting the dentist regularly, you’re drastically increasing your Read More…

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How Does Dental Scaling and Root Planing Help Prevent Gum Disease

March 18, 2018

According to the Canadian Dental Association, 70 per cent of the Canadian population will develop gum disease at some point in their life. Gum disease occurs when your gum line becomes inflamed with bacteria (caused by plaque and tartar build up) that can spread to the bones that surround and support your teeth. There are three Read More…