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
What Are Dental Onlays and Inlays?
If your rear teeth have suffered mild to moderate decay, there are plenty of ways our downtown Montreal dentist office can help you. Sometimes, crowns are needed to repair damaged teeth, but in cases where the damage isn’t quite severe enough to warrant crowns, we use dental onlays and inlays. This restoration method is also […]Read More
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