4 Tips for a Healthier Smile This Halloween

October 24, 2022

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family dressed in Halloween costumes

Every year, millions of people prepare to celebrate Halloween with parties, costume contests, scary movie marathons, and trick-or-treating. In fact, WalletHub estimates that $10.6 billion will be spent on Halloween in 2022 with $3.1 billion of that being for candy. With so much candy circulating during this holiday, it can be hard to resist. Even so, sweet treats can mean bad news for your smile. So that you can prevent dental issues from putting a damper on the fun, read on to learn about four tips that will help you maintain a healthy beam.

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How Long Does It Take to Get Dentures?

September 24, 2022

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Woman in dental chair for denturesLosing your natural teeth can be devastating for your oral health and quality of life. Not to mention, your self-esteem is likely to suffer. You can enjoy a beautiful smile again with dentures. They’ve been used for generations to treat significant tooth loss. Advancements in dentistry allow them to look and feel more realistic than ever. However, it’s a process to replace your missing teeth. The sooner you get started, the quicker you’ll have a complete smile. Here’s how long it will take to get your dentures. 

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What to Do If Your Veneer Falls Off

August 10, 2022

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veneer in front of toothVeneers are a great investment because they have an average lifespan of 10 to 15 years, depending on your aftercare routine. They are designed to serve as a long-term solution to enjoy a beautiful smile for many years; however, they can lose their bond with your teeth as time passes. If a veneer fell off, don’t panic! Here’s what you should do until you can see your dentist. 

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When Is It Time to Replace Veneers?

July 7, 2022

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Veneer in front of woman’s toothVeneers are designed to serve as a long-lasting solution to improve your smile. Although they can last for a decade or longer, they must be replaced eventually. However, when do you know when replacing veneers is necessary? Don’t wait until one falls off. Here are the most obvious signs that it’s time to contact your cosmetic dentist for replacements. 

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How to Correct White Spots on Teeth

June 11, 2022

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Woman looking at teeth in mirrorAre you self-conscious about white spots on your teeth? They are aesthetically unpleasant, but they can also compromise your oral health and affect your confidence. You don’t have to feel insecure about your smile or place your teeth at risk of complications. Your cosmetic dentist can address white spots on teeth to give you the beautiful smile you desire. 

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Lifespan of 4 Common Dental Procedures

May 5, 2022

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Woman with beautiful smile with hands on faceEveryone can have the stunning smile they desire with cosmetic dentistry; however, it is a big investment. You want to get the most for your money. No one wants to pay for a procedure that’s not going to provide long-term results. How long does cosmetic dentistry last? Unfortunately, there isn’t an easy answer. Every procedure has a different life expectancy and various factors will affect your results. Don’t worry, here’s what you can expect from 4 common cosmetic procedures and what you can do to preserve your beautiful smile. 

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Does It Hurt Getting Cosmetic Dental Work Done?

April 4, 2022

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woman smiling in Toronto

Are you unhappy with your smile? If so, then you might be considering getting cosmetic dentistry to improve your pearly whites! Though the results sound promising, you may have some concerns about whether the procedure will hurt. Read on to learn why your cosmetic dentist in Toronto says there’s nothing to worry about when getting your treatment.

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Busting 4 Myths About DIY Teeth Whitening

February 6, 2022

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Woman looking in mirror and brushing teethA dazzling smile is worth a thousand words in today’s world. Unfortunately, not everyone has naturally white teeth. Not to mention, age, poor oral hygiene, and bad habits can negatively affect your pearly whites. Many OTC teeth whitening products claim to reverse tooth discoloration. You’ve probably seen amazing before and after pictures online, but they can be deceiving. Don’t throw money down the drain. Here are the facts you need about 4 at-home teeth whitening myths.

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What Do I Do If My Dental Implant is Loose?

December 13, 2021

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Woman at dentist for a loose dental implantA dental implant is unlike any other treatment for tooth loss because it recreates the root and crown. A titanium post replicates the root, allowing your jaw to fuse to it through a process called osseointegration. You’ll have unmatched support and stability after your mouth has healed. Not to mention, your new smile can thrive for decades with the right maintenance. Although failure is rare, don’t ignore any warning signs, like a loose dental implant. If you don’t act fast, you can lose your dental implant. Here’s what you need to know to save your smile.

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Can Flossing Really Save Your Life?

October 5, 2021

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Woman looking in mirror to floss her teethYou know you’re supposed to floss your teeth daily, but don’t feel guilty if you don’t. 20% of Americans don’t floss their teeth at all, while only 40% do it daily. Although you may view it as a chore, flossing is crucial to your oral and general health. Not only can it lead to tooth loss, but there can be potentially deadly complications. Here are just a few ways flossing can save your life.

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