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 […]
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 […]
Gone are the days when dental offices were just boring, drab spaces with over sized machines. With new innovations and technology within 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 innovations. […]
Several orthodontic treatment options exist today for people who are interested in improving their smile. From traditional braces, headgear, removable appliances, retainers to Invisalign® aligners, there are several options for you to choose from. It can be a challenge to decide which choice is the best for your particular needs. That’s why you should visit […]
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 […]
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, […]
If you find yourself having to replace a few teeth or a full set of teeth, there are many different solutions available. Learn about dentures and the other options for tooth replacement, the cost, and the process for getting your smile back.
Strong tooth enamel plays a vital role in protecting your teeth from decay. Learn the causes of tooth enamel erosion, how to identify it, and ways to strengthen and repair the enamel you have.
What you eat can have a significant impact on your oral health. Eating the right foods is just as important as brushing, flossing, and rinsing for healthy teeth and gums. See what foods to add and what foods to avoid.
According to the Canadian Dental Association, 70 per cent of the Canadian population will develop gum disease at some point in their life. Read how dental scaling/root planing can treat it!