Your Child’s First Dental Visit

One of the most common questions we get from parents is: “When should I bring my child to the dentist?” Read on to find out what age is recommended for a first dental visit, and how to prepare for it! First Dental Visit by 1st Birthday – The Canadian Association of Pediatrics, Canadian Dental Association, […]

Routine Dental Care

A dental checkup is an essential part of maintaining proper oral hygiene, which is an important factor in your overall health. A dental visit consists of two parts: an examination from your dentist, and a professional cleaning.  Your dentist will perform a comprehensive examination of the oral cavity, first looking at all of the soft […]

Looking for a Dental Practice? Here are some helpful tips.

In choosing a dental practice there are five variables to evaluate. Imagine that there are two proto-stereotypical solo dental practices: Poor-work and Good-work. Let’s evaluate these five variables and what they might mean. The number of people in the reception room (sometimes called a “waiting room”). Poor-work Good-work The room may be full of people.The […]

Wisdom Teeth

Your third molars, better known as wisdom teeth are the final teeth to erupt in the mouth. They show up at the top and bottom jaws between ages 17-25. Some of us lucky people may not even develop any, others may have them erupt perfectly fine with no problems.Wisdom teeth are not necessarily bad teeth. […]