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Why You Should Undergo Deep Dental Cleaning

Professional dental cleanings aren’t just for keeping our smiles bright. They have a greater significance in our general health and should be taken more seriously. Here are three good reasons why you should schedule a cleaning with your dentist. Early detection of diseases During a deep dental cleaning, it’s easier for a dentist to detect […]

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Types of Dental Sedation

Sedation is not always necessary but sometimes the dentist has no choice as may be the case with patients who are extremely anxious. The dentist may administer a sedative to reduce stress levels and help the patient relax. The type of sedation used will depend on the level of anxiety. –  Low Anxiety. One of […]

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Tooth Fairy Can Promote Good Dental Health

The legend of the Tooth Fairy is well known to parents and particularly to children who look forward to a small reward every time a baby tooth falls out. Usually, a small sum of money is placed under the child’s pillow although a small treat can be substituted for cash and will be just as […]

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Tooth Fairy Can Promote Good Dental Health
When A Baby Tooth Is Lost Too Early

Children’s primary teeth usually start to appear in the first year and have two purposes. Learning to chew, eat and speak is one obvious function but they also act as space holders for the permanent teeth forming beneath the gums.  Under normal circumstances primary teeth will fall out naturally by around the age of six […]

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How Does an Inman Aligner Work?

We are all conscious about the appearance of our teeth. While some conditions might require more in-depth treatments such as traditional braces, other situations can be corrected with the help of modern technology in no time at all. One interesting example of this observation can be seen in what it known as an Inman Aligner. […]

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Bruxism: Are You Grinding Your Teeth?

Bruxism, also known as teeth grinding is the unconscious or conscious grinding of teeth. Both children and adults can suffer from bruxism. Although bruxism often happens at night during sleep it may also occur during the day.  What causes bruxism? Bruxism has been linked to stress as well as crooked or misaligned teeth. People who […]

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Causes of Sensitive Teeth

The teeth are covered by a protective layer of enamel while the roots depend on healthy gums to protect them from outside factors such as hot or cold temperatures. If tooth enamel is damaged, chipped or worn the underlying dentin is exposed and can become sensitive to cold air as well as acidic, sweet, hot […]

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Learn About Dental Bridges

Do you have multiple teeth missing in a row?  Dental bridges will help to restore your natural smile while allowing you to enjoy all of the foods that you have grown to love. If you are considering this option or should you have an upcoming appointment with a dentist, it is a good idea to […]

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A Quick Look at the Basics of cFast Braces

Although there are traditional metal braces to straighten teeth for a beautiful smile, modern technology is giving us more options. One recent innovation which has entered into the marketplace is an orthodontic system known as Cfast.  Functionality and Advantages The Cfast systems involve clear wires alongside brackets that match the colour of your teeth. These […]

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All You Need to Know About Laser Dentistry

If you have gum disease, your dentist may use a laser in your treatment. In fact, lasers are being used quite a bit in dentistry. Laser dentistry uses a focused beam of light to treat common dental problems; it is quick, versatile and comfortable. Laser treatment offers an alternative to injections, dentist drills and other […]

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