At We Smile Dentistry, we place a strong emphasis on patient education because oral health requires your participation. When we only see you twice yearly for regular cleanings and exams, the rest of the year it’s up to you to keep your smile clean and healthy. Follow along with our monthly blog posts to learn everything you need to know, from essential, potentially life-saving health information, to fun facts and more.
Did you know that there is a new way to straighten your teeth without braces?Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that corrects teeth that are crowded, protruding, or too far apart. Until recently, orthodontic treatment was focused mainly on teenagers and the preferred method was metal “train track” braces. Thanks to Invisalign, orthodontic treatment has […]
When you think of orthodontics, you might envision a teenager with a mouthful of metal. The latest advances in orthodontics have made that image a thing of the past. Braces come in a variety of materials and are used increasingly by adults to correct problems with spacing and to address temporomandibular disorders (TMD).We Smile Dentistry […]
All parents would like their children to grow into adulthood with attractive, healthy teeth and smiles. The first step to ensuring this lifetime of good dental health comes in creating a positive attitude in our children towards their oral health, as well as establishing a trusting relationship with their dentist.At our dental office, we welcome […]
Like a dripping tap, a missing tooth is a true annoyance. You can’t chew your food properly, you can’t bite well, and especially if a gap is visible in your smile, you’re self-conscious about your appearance.You wish you could have your natural tooth back—or at least a tooth that looked and felt like the original.Well, […]
One of the most powerful and universal forms of communication you have is your smile. A healthy smile says that you take pride in your appearance and want the world to hear what you have to say. Don’t let slight imperfections or gaps in your teeth stand in the way of meeting the world head […]
If you have chronic bad breath, it’s probably interfering with your social or professional success. Do people step back from you when you’re talking? Or has someone commented on your bad breath and offered you mints? If you have persistent bad breath, bad taste or dry mouth problems, we have good news for you – chronic halitosis is a […]
Many of us grew up during a time when orthodontic treatment (braces) was not cool, too expensive or simply not recommended by our parent’s dentist. Sadly, as a result, many adults who could have benefited from orthodontic treatment during their adolescent years now suffer mild self-consciousness to severe embarrassment about their crooked or poorly spaced […]
Eating is one of life’s great pleasures. Sharing a delicious meal with friends or family brings enjoyment, smiles and laughter. If lost or damaged teeth are causing you to miss out on great foods and good times, our dental professionals can help.Crown and bridge restorations offer an ideal solution for missing teeth. Using the latest […]
Do you cover your mouth when laughing or avoid smiling for photographs? If you do, it may be because you are unhappy with the appearance of your smile. Take solace in the fact that you are not alone. Surveys of Canadian adults reveal that over 50% were not satisfied by the appearance of their smile.One […]
Sedation dentistry is a very effective solution for people who experience anxiety prior to and during their dental visits. Sedation dentistry does not put you to sleep. It induces a sense of deep relaxation that enables you to feel comfortable while we carry out our work.You may be a candidate for sedation dentistry if you […]
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