Braces vs Invisalign – Which One Works better?

Braces have been popular for decades, but modern advancements now give you more choices. Invisalign braces, the translucent, nearly invisible braces, are rapidly dethroning traditional braces for multiple reasons. It is visually discreet so if you are at a distance, they are barely visible. They are easy to look after, don’t prohibit you from eating…

Correcting Teeth with Bridges or Crowns

Whether you take amazing care of your teeth or have less than ideal dental hygiene, everyone is vulnerable to having their teeth fall out. From injury or age, anything can happen, but you don’t have to stress about it once it does. There are many different ways to restore your smile while also protecting your…

Tips to deal with dental phobia

If you or your children are fearful of visiting the dentist, rest assured, you are not alone. Many people have anxiety about visiting their dentist – even if they have only had good experiences. That is because anxiety is usually about fear of future events, specifically about something that might happen. These are some of…

Home Remedies for a Tooth Abscess

A tooth abscess occurs due to bacteria entering through a broken tooth. Generally, teeth that are broken, chipped or have a decay have open space for entry of bacteria which can cause infection when the bacteria reach the centre of the tooth. As the infection progresses, sometimes your tooth can develop an injury and accumulate…

Teeth Whitening: Is it Safe?

There could be many reasons as to why you want brighter, whiter teeth. A big event or a boost in your confidence, it doesn’t matter, as long as you’re using the safest option for your teeth. As with any treatment, side effects are a possibility. Which is why we’re here to tell you all about…

What are the Benefits of Getting Dental Implants?

Do you have a missing tooth, or several, and are looking for a long-lasting solution? Whether you lost your tooth through decay or injury, dental implants will offer you several advantages moving forward. Here are just a few ways that getting dental implants can change your life. Permanent Tooth Loss Solution Other tooth replacement options…

Myths And Facts About Flossing

The Canadian Dental Association encourages everyone to floss daily to maintain a healthy and clean mouth. Although, many Canadians ignore the benefits of flossing and forgo the habit altogether. Here are the facts about flossing and the truth about common flossing myths. Myth: Flossing is difficult Flossing is easier today than it ever was. If…

How Often Should You Go To The Dentist?

Visiting your dentist regularly as a child might have seemed daunting, but it was necessary. Of course, as an adult, you no longer have someone making appointments for you. Even if your teeth seem okay, you might still be wondering how often you should see your dentist. The truth is, the answer will depend on…

5 major reasons to replace a missing tooth

Visiting a dentist is something most people procrastinate on. Whether it is to get our scheduled annual check-ups, getting a root canal or replacing a missing tooth, for as long as possible most of us tend to postpone going to a dentist. Most dental issues that cause pain, swelling or bleeding are most likely to…