Does My Dental Implant Cost Include Jaw Fusion?
Are you considering getting dental implants? Dental implants are an excellent option for the right candidates. They enable dentists to replace missing teeth without altering or affecting the surrounding teeth. Dental implants essentially create a prosthetic tooth, replacing the missing tooth with an artificial root that’s surgically placed into the jawbone. After a few months, […]Read More
What Will a Tooth Extraction be Like?
The word ‘extraction’ sounds scary, especially when you’re referring to your mouth. Fortunately, tooth extractions are very common. At our dental clinic in downtown Montreal, we perform these procedures all the time. We understand why some people may be afraid of having a tooth extracted, but there’s really nothing to worry about. Here’s a bit […]Read More
Can Dental Sealants Prevent Cavities?
Dental sealants absolutely can help protect your teeth from cavities! That’s great news, right? Our Verdun dentist office loves to see our patients put healthy teeth at the top of their to-do lists, and we’re happy to apply dental sealants to help our patients prevent pain, infection, and other problems caused by cavities. What Are Dental Sealants? […]Read More
What Your Teeth Reveal About Your Overall Health
You already know that your smile is the window into your soul. If you’re frowning, sad, or crying, people react far differently than if you’re beaming with brightness from ear to ear. Your smile (or frown) is the first, most obvious way people can assess your health by looking at your mouth. Your dentist has […]Read More
What’s the Difference Between Veneers and Dental Bonding?
Are you trying to improve your smile? If your teeth aren’t quite as beautiful as you’d like them to be, you have options! Dental bonding and veneers are both great ways to correct misaligned, discolored, or chipped teeth. While the end result of either method results in a stunning smile, there are some key differences […]Read More
Pain-Free Dentistry in 2018 and Beyond
If you were to ask your grandparents how they felt about going to the dentist, you’d probably get some pretty scary stories. Up until recently, dental visits weren’t the most pleasant experiences. Once upon a time, everyone associated dental visits with noisy drills and pain. Fortunately, it’s 2018, and technology has paved the way to […]Read More
Who is a Good Candidate for Dental Implants?
Are you considering dental implants? Our Centre Dentaire is the dental center Verdun residents trust with their oral issues, but before you commit to implants, there are a few boxes you should be able to check off to determine if you’re a good candidate for dental implants: 1. Your gums are healthy If your gums aren’t healthy, […]Read More
Tooth Regeneration – Myths and Realities
We all know you get at least two sets of teeth. Unfortunately, we’re often too young to understand the importance of permanent teeth when those baby teeth decide to depart from our lives on their way to new adventures. (Hopefully, the Tooth Fairy takes them on fun rides to places they’ve never seen before!) It’s […]Read More
The Truth About Dental Cleanings: How Often Should You Get Them and Why?
When patients come to our LaSalle dental centre for the first time, we hear one question more than any other: “How often should I have my teeth cleaned?” Everyone should have their teeth cleaned professionally every six months. Even people who have strict brushing and flossing schedules need to be seen by a dental hygienist […]Read More
Flossing – An Honest Conversation About Its Necessity
Is flossing really that necessary? After all, you brush regularly, don’t go to bed after eating a bunch of sugar, and always use a good dose of mouthwash to wipe out morning breath. So, what ‘s the deal with the in-between-the-teeth string? Is that extra step really necessary? The short answer: absolutely! Nobody would make […]Read More