That Instagram Smile – Tips for Whiter Teeth
Social media has put a strange skew on the way we see the world. People have flawless skin, perfect selfies, and pearly whites that seem to reflect like when they appear on Instagram. While some of the things on social media are certainly buffered before they’re posted, beautiful white teeth are absolutely attainable in real […]Read More
Girls vs. Boys – Which Sex is More Prone to Dental Problems?
In this world where people regularly fight for gender equality, some things remain to be different because Mother Nature says so. Patients have asked the professionals in our Lachine dental clinic if gender matters when it comes to dental problems. The short answer is yes, gender does matter, but only to a certain extent. Genes […]Read More
What’s the Future of Dental Technology
It’s no secret that technology runs our world these days. While some industries have staved off the need to upgrade their tools and processes over the years, dentists have always looked for ways to incorporate cutting-edge technology that makes the experience better for their patients. If you’re wondering what’s going on in the world of […]Read More
Food & Dental Health Series: Coffee and Tea – Are They Bad for Teeth?
You love your morning cup of Joe or a relaxing glass of tea after a long day. The caffeine gets you going in the morning, and the right tea can relax you at night. Both of these substances do certain things to the body, but have you ever considered what they do to your teeth? […]Read More
I Don’t Smoke But I Vape – Is It Healthier?
Vaping has quickly gone from a thing nobody’s heard about to something a lot of people are doing (or considering doing). If you’re trying to quit smoking, vaping may be a good alternative to help you break the habit that comes along with the cancer-causing ingredients found in cigarettes. With regards to oral health, vaping […]Read More
Here’s How Your Dentist’s Clinic Should Look and Feel
Not every Lachine dental clinic presents an atmosphere that makes patients feel comfortable when they walk through the door. Let’s be honest—the dentist’s office can be a scary place for plenty of people. In order to combat the anxieties associated with dental spaces, great practice will go out of its way to create a warm, […]Read More
How Can Regular Visits to the Dentist Help with Gum Disease Prevention
Periodontal disease—also known simply as gum disease—occurs when bad bacteria settles onto teeth at the gum line. This bacteria attacks the gum tissues that hold the teeth in place. Over time, the gums will eventually be too weak to hold the teeth, which can cause them to fall out. Other serious conditions can result from […]Read More
How Your Dentist Can Help You Quit Smoking
We all know that smoking isn’t good for us. Studies have shown time and time again that the health effects are nothing but negative. That said, if you are a smoker, knowing these facts may not be enough. Cigarettes and cigars are addictive on purpose, and if you’ve gotten hooked over the years, you may need a […]Read More
Toothpaste – Are They All The Same?
A toothpaste is a toothpaste is a toothpaste, right? Wrong! Like most things in life, there truly is a difference between different types of toothpaste. While the oral hygiene section of your local store can seem a little overwhelming at times, all of those selections exist for a reason: they’re formulated with different ingredients to […]Read More
Food & Dental Health Series: Veggies for a Better Oral Health
Creating healthy habits for happy teeth starts from the moment they begin to peek in through the gum line. This is why dentistry for children is so important. Dentists who work with the youngest patients have specialized knowledge that can help their patients keep their teeth free and clear of decay from the very beginning. […]Read More