This entry was posted in Dental Care, Restorative Dentistry, Teeth Whitening on July 24th, 2018 by .
Anytime is the Right Time to Talk about Keeping Teeth Healthy in Surrey, BC Visits to the dentist happen twice a year under ideal circumstances. Can you imagine what would happen if you relied on those twice-yearly visits to keep your teeth clean? Neither can we, so it is time to talk about things you […]
This entry was posted in Dental Care, Dentists on July 13th, 2018 by .
Be the Dental Health Crusader Your Child Needs According to researchers from Eastman Dental Institute in London, the correlation between childhood plaque and adult gingivitis is real. Gingivitis is the precursor to periodontitis, a more harmful form of gum disease. Now is the time to lead the crusade against plaque, tartar, and all types […]
This entry was posted in Dental Care on February 21st, 2018 by .
Winter holiday festivities are in full swing, with sweet treats and candy in abundance. So, let’s figure out how to prepare our children to combat the onslaught of sweets this post-holiday season. What Role Does Sugar Play in Dental Health? Bacteria in the mouth thrive on sugar. As it digests the sugar, it leaves behind […]
This entry was posted in Dental Care on February 5th, 2018 by .
What is gingivitis? Gingivitis is the mildest form of periodontal (gum) disease. Poor oral hygiene habits can lead to a plaque build-up on the teeth. Eventually, the plaque calcifies into tartar and wreaks havoc on your gums. How does gingivitis occur? Gingivitis is very common, beginning for many during puberty. Plaque that is left behind […]
This entry was posted in Dental Care on January 24th, 2018 by .
Root Canal 101 What are the Signs a Root Canal Might Be in My Future? Have you been experiencing pain when you chew or sensitivity to hot and cold? If your jaw is swollen and painful to touch, you may be suffering from an abscessed tooth. Other symptoms include swollen lymph nodes, tooth discoloration, drainage, […]
This entry was posted in Dental Care, Restorative Dentistry on January 8th, 2018 by .
What is an Abscessed Tooth? When a dental cavity goes untreated, it is possible for an infection to creep into the inner part of the tooth. An infection between the gum and tooth or at the root of the tooth is referred to as an abscessed tooth. If a tooth is cracked or chipped in […]
This entry was posted in Dental Care on October 30th, 2017 by .
Welcome to the Future of Dental Care Some of the biggest reasons people avoid the dentist are fear and dental anxiety. Unfortunately, this can backfire since avoiding the dentist for extended periods of time may increase the need for more extensive dental intervention. For people with a variety of physical limitations including a strong gag […]
This entry was posted in Dental Care on October 24th, 2017 by .
Sensitivity to cold is reported by almost 60 percent of adults between the ages of 20 to 50 at some point in their lives. These results published in the International Dental Journal demonstrate the commonality of sensitive teeth. Thanks to continued research and new technologies, those who suffer from tooth sensitivity have more options than in […]
This entry was posted in Dental Care on June 20th, 2017 by .
Dental Cleanings – Are They Necessary? Teeth cleaning and regular checkup visits to your dentist are invaluable for a number of reasons. Not only can you get a thorough cleaning of your teeth that is difficult to accomplish at home, but dental checkups help for preemptive care. Dentists can spot things like cavities and gum […]
This entry was posted in Dental Care on September 14th, 2016 by .
One of the most commons questions Surrey dentists hear when it comes to oral hygiene is why are your gums bleeding and what to do about it. While it is impossible to diagnose exactly what may be causing your bleeding gums without further information and an exam, there are a number of common issues that […]