• Which Orthodontic Treatment is Right for You?

    Considering an orthodontic treatment that will re-align your teeth? There are a large variety of orthodontic treatments designed to re-align teeth in order to give you the smile you’ve always wanted. However, with so many kinds to choose from, how will you know which treatment is right for you? Wh ...Read More

  • Cracking Down on Cavities

    A cavity, otherwise known as tooth decay, is a small hole that forms in your tooth over time due to acid-producing bacteria invading and breaking down the outer layer, or tooth enamel, that protects it. What causes cavities? Foods that contain sugars—such as candy, carbonated drinks, etc.—result ...Read More

  • Toothbrush Care

    Toothbrush Care

    19 Oct 2016

    Whether you want to believe it or not, your toothbrush is actually a significant part of your everyday life, and just like you, it needs the right care and maintenance to remain healthy. Because of this, it’s important to practice proper toothbrush care to not only make your toothbrush last longer ...Read More

  • The Facts About Bad Breath

    Bad breath, otherwise known as halitosis, is actually more common than most people might think. Nearly half of all adults have had experience with it at some point or another. But what does this mean to you? Whether you currently have bad breath or not, here’s a short list of common causes and sol ...Read More

  • Prevent Avoidable Dental Problems in Calgary

    It is important to make oral health a priority every day. Even doing so, it is likely you will experience dental issues at some point in life. The key is prevention, by being proactive about maintaining your mouth health so that when problems arise, they can be easily treated and won’t develop ...Read More

  • Dental Concerns for Patients over 50

    Good news! According to the American Dental Association (ADA), Americans in their golden years are now keeping their natural teeth longer than any other time.  The average number of teeth that older people are retaining is growing. However, as these individuals hold on to their teeth longer, more p ...Read More

  • Fix Your Crooked Teeth with Cosmetic Dentistry in Calgary

    Let’s face it, most people are blessed with perfectly straight teeth and a sparkling smile. A mediocre to no-so-bad grin that may have a flaw or two is more the norm. Although not perfect, some people are happy with their teeth. Others hate everything about their smiles. The only way they will sho ...Read More

  • Fluoride Treatments Are Not Just for Kids!

    Today, dental fluoride treatments aren’t just for kids. Adults with cavity-prone teeth can enjoy a painless way to fight cavities while reducing the need for painful procedures. Why are fluoride treatments so widely used? Fluoride seeps into tooth enamel and draws the calcium and phosphate tha ...Read More

  • Can Swimming in a Pool Be Bad for Your Teeth?

    Frolicking and splashing in a cool swimming pool on a hot summer day brings joy to kids and adults alike. It is refreshing and lap swimming is a great form of exercise. When the school year ends, many kids head to camp sessions with daily swim lessons and open pool time. Folks fortunate enough to ...Read More

  • Chewing Gum is Good for Teeth

    The act of gum chewing has been around since ancient times. In Greece, people would chew sap from the mastic tree. While in another part of the world, the Mayans were gnawing on the sapodilla tree sap. Native Americans in New England habitually chewed sap from the spruce tree. They learned this prac ...Read More