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A Dentist in M5R 3K4 Gives the Best Brushing Advice

March 2, 2018

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family brushing teethYou might be brushing your teeth just like your dentist in M5R 3K4 has told you to do, but are you doing it right? The truth is that although most people try to stay on track with brushing their teeth as directed by their dental professionals, they are hardly removing the plaque and bacteria in the mouth as they should. This comes from poor brushing habits and an inconsistent brushing schedule.

Don’t worry though—we’ve got you covered. In this week’s blog post, we’re going to explore the best brushing advice so that you can optimize your oral health.

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Learn Which Dental Implants in M5R 3K4 are Perfect for Your Smile!

February 8, 2018

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An illustration of dental implants.Dental implants in M5R 3K4 can give you back the smile you always had in the most natural way possible. After meeting with your dentist, you’ll feel even more comfortable knowing what the process entails and how successful dental implant treatment truly is. However, it can be complicated at first. Dental implants have come a long way over the years and there are many options to choose from.

That’s why your dentist wanted to break down the different types they can provide. It doesn’t matter if you’re replacing one tooth or a whole arch. Even if you don’t have much bone in your jaw, there is a solution, so take a moment to learn about the differences before your appointment!

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What Do I Do After a Sedation Dentistry Appointment?

January 14, 2018

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woman dental visitThere are many cases where patients may need to receive sedation dentistry in order to get the dental work they need. Sometimes, patients are afraid of visiting the dentist and need that extra nudge to get the dental services their smile desperately needs. Other times, patients may have several treatments and procedures to sit through and sedation can help them sit comfortably in the dental chair for an extended period of time.

Whatever your reason, sedation doesn’t just stop the moment your dental work is completed. You’ll need to understand what to do after your appointment when you choose to get sedation dentistry. Learn more in this week’s blog post.

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Is Sedation Dentistry Safe for My Child to Use?

November 27, 2017

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woman child happy smiling Nothing feels worse than putting your child through something that you know they’re scared of. Even if you know it’s best for them and their health, having to see the fear in their eyes as they reach for you is enough to break any parent’s heart!

Your local dentist understands this and knows that some children need sedation to complete their necessary dental treatments. Plus, it can save parents a bit of heartbreak.

After all, it’s important not to delay your child’s treatment for they will face many more fearful dental visits that are not only more expensive but painful if their smile begins to fail in health.

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Are Porcelain Veneers or Cosmetic Bonding Right for Me?

October 14, 2017

Filed under: Cosmetic Dentistry — Tags: , — drkevindann @ 4:08 pm

Close up of attractive smileYour teeth serve an important role. They involve more than just helping you chew and speak. They are also important for your self-esteem and how others form their first impressions when meeting you. Unfortunately, if you have cosmetic flaws, you likely feel insecure and judged based on their appearance. Do not worry. You are not alone. In fact, it is estimated that one-third of adults do not like how their teeth look. Now, due to advancements in dentistry, you do not have to live with the imperfections. You can get the flawless smile that you have always wanted with porcelain veneers or cosmetic bonding.
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I Have a Broken Tooth – Can I Visit an Emergency Dentist?

October 11, 2017

Woman holding cold compress to faceEmergencies of all kinds can be painful and stressful, but when you have a plan of action before an emergency occurs, the situation may feel a little less frightening. That includes preparing for dentistry emergencies. An emergency dentist will usually offer same day appointments, and even if they are unable to see you on the same day, they will walk you through how to care for your smile at home. Broken teeth are some of the most often treated injuries by an emergency dentist. Repairing these teeth, relieving pain, and protecting your smile during these situations is possible with help from a restorative dentist. That means you can take a deep breath and rely on an emergency dentist to renew your smile if you break a tooth.
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Oral Hygiene at Every Age

September 27, 2017

Pregnant Woman Brushing TeethYou have probably made a lot of changes throughout your life. You don’t wear the same styles you did as a child. You don’t like the same books or have the same hobbies. At every age, we embrace our changing selves, but many people don’t know their oral hygiene routines should change too. Keep reading to find out more about how to keep your smile healthy at every age and stage of dental development.
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Wisdom Teeth: Remove or Not to Remove

September 15, 2017

Filed under: family Dentistry — Tags: , , , — drkevindann @ 11:22 pm

highlighted wisdom toothHaving wisdom teeth extracted is practically a right of passage. The fact of the matter is, however, most people are not bothered by their wisdom teeth—at least not until after the surgery to remove wisdom teeth. Then, there may be stitches, swelling, a sore jaw, and a week or more on a diet of soft foods.

Now, however, dentists and other oral health professionals are beginning to question whether this procedure is absolutely necessary. There is evidence to suggest that for some, the risk outweighs the possible benefits. Read on to learn more.

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Are Your Ready for a Smile Makeover in M5R 3K4?

June 11, 2017

Filed under: Cosmetic Dentistry — Tags: — drkevindann @ 4:11 am

Get a smile makeover in M5R 3K4 to love the appearance of your teeth.Are you insecure about the appearance of your teeth? You are not alone. It is estimated that two-thirds of adults are dissatisfied with their smile. While genetics and age often cause cosmetic flaws, lifestyle habits, trauma, and poor dental health can also be the root cause of the issue. While it may seem like you have no choice but to live with the damage and imperfections, you do have options. Dr. Kevin Dann will give you a smile makeover in M5R 3K4 to transform the beauty of your teeth.
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Are You A Dental Implant Candidate?

May 15, 2017

Smiling senior womanStart by answering the following questions:

  • Am I missing one or more teeth?
  • Am I healthy enough for basic medical procedures?
  • Have I struggled with gum disease?
  • Have I experienced an adverse reaction to anesthesia or surgery in the past?

If you said yes to the first two questions and no to the second two, you may be a good candidate for dental implants. The answers to these questions and others will help our team determine whether or not dental implant supported tooth replacement is the safest and most effective solution for you. Our goal at Dentistry Asleep is always to ensure our patients experience completely safe, pain and stress free dental care, and that includes making sure patients are good candidates for dental implants before recommending this advanced treatment solution.
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