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A Remedy for Sensitive Teeth

Do you notice how washing down ice cream with hot coffee results in fleeting pain? That is normal teeth sensitivity. However, your teeth should not hurt when you inhale on a winter day or drink cold water on a hot summer day. Chewing gum should not cause pain, nor should eating a piece of chocolate. [...]

By |2018-08-29T09:39:32+00:00August 22nd, 2018|

How to Achieve Healthy Sparkling White Teeth

  Often around us, in our magazines, on the television, we see models smiling with their perfect set of bright white teeth; showing us that white teeth are synonymous with healthy teeth, and with the overall health of a person. With this concept in mind, people often think that keeping teeth healthy and white is [...]

By |2018-08-10T07:47:10+00:00July 18th, 2018|

What are the Benefits of Tooth Colored Fillings

  When a tooth becomes infected by bacteria, a cavity develops. The infection initially begins at the enamel surface and may spread to the dentin. Depending on the size of the decay or cavity, it may present some discomfort and pain to the patient, so it will have to receive proper treatment. A tooth infected [...]

By |2018-08-10T07:47:10+00:00May 23rd, 2018|

CEREC, Same Day Dental Implants

For many patients, having teeth extracted or dental implants installed is not the hardest part of the whole procedure. It’s the time in between losing the tooth and waiting for the gum tissue to heal so they can receive a replacement that is more difficult. This could be several weeks or months depending on the [...]

By |2018-08-10T07:47:10+00:00April 20th, 2018|

Teeth Whitening That Will Give You A Bright Smile

You have probably seen teeth whitening results before, either on someone you know or on your own teeth. Even the whitest teeth can discolour due to the exposure to excessive colorants found in food, beverage, drugs and other substances; when this happens, this person becomes inclined to seek cosmetic dental procedures, like teeth whitening, to [...]

By |2018-08-10T07:47:10+00:00February 28th, 2018|

How to effectively prevent gum diseases

Gum disease is a leading problem in dentistry. Many people lose their teeth to gum disease because they fail to realize how important it is to keep gums healthy before it is too late. Most people are only concerned about the health of their teeth and they focus all their attention on it, not knowing [...]

By |2018-08-10T07:47:10+00:00August 29th, 2016|

Are Dental Veneers Just For You?

Small cosmetic dental issues can make you feel skeptical to smile. These can include stained, chipped, cracked, or misshapen teeth as well as having a larger than normal gap between two teeth. Dental veneers are a plain and cost-effective way to correct these problems and give you the smile you desire. How Do Dental Veneers [...]

By |2018-06-25T09:35:29+00:00August 21st, 2015|

3 Signs You Need to Go to an Emergency Dentist

There are simple reasons you go to a dentist, and there are emergency reasons too. How should you know and what should you do? A yearly and/or quarterly check up isn’t actually enough, you should know more to be more guarded. If you check in one or more of our red alerts below, go to [...]

By |2018-08-10T07:47:13+00:00September 13th, 2014|

How to Avoid Serious Dental Health Problems

When it comes to our teeth, people all over the world are suffering serious dental health problems due to unclean mouths and poor dental care. Perhaps the most common disease is dental caries or cavities. There are a number of different factors involved with these diseases, such as poor nutrition and diets with too much [...]

By |2018-08-10T07:47:13+00:00September 5th, 2014|