Babies and teething A babies first tooth is an exciting milestone for any parent. But what can you do to help ease the transition for you and your baby? Babies start teething at roughly 6 months of age. Usually the first teeth to emerge are the two bottom incisors (bottom front teeth). When teeth start to break
Why choose Cosmetic Dentistry? A smile is the prettiest thing you can wear and cosmetic dentistry is sure to help give you the best one. Cosmetic dentistry focuses on creating that perfect smile. So that the next family photo session won’t have you hiding behind a tree. In fact, each person may have different reasons for looking into cosmetic
When a toothache strikes there are many ways you can actually remedy the pain at home. Should a toothache last more then 2 days however, definitely see your dentist to make sure the pain does not lead to further and more damaging problems with your teeth. Top 5 ways to treat a toothache at home
Once you read about the top 6 benefits of dental implants you will be smiling from ear to ear! Have you been on the fence about getting dental implants? What are dental implants? Dental implants are used to replace missing, lost or damaged teeth. The root of the implant is made of titanium which is inserted directly into
It’s true that your diet can help to restore your oral health and we have reasons to believe that you are what you eat. After all, what we consume has a direct impact on our oral health and not just our physical well-being. A diet that includes high sugars and processed foods can and will
We all wish we could see the future, especially when it comes to dental emergencies but since there is no way to know when a dental emergency will strike, there are some simple steps that can help if it does creep up. We have compiled a list of the most common dental emergencies and what to do to treat
Face to face communication is an integral part of our social atmosphere and engaging in talks over wine and cheese with friends or sitting in on a meeting with our co-workers is part of our everyday lives. But what happens when your bad breath starts to interfere in these day to day exchanges? When your confidence takes
As the New Year starts we here at Strathcona Dental Works are focused on getting your kids teeth looking their best for the year ahead. Most importantly you can start your child on a path to good oral habits long before they can speak and before their first tooth comes in with some simple tips.
Dental Implants are becoming one of the most common dental procedures in dentistry. Our team at Strathcona Dental Works is here to assist in answering any questions you may have when it comes to dental implants and how they can affect your smile. Take a few minutes and read about the benefits and contact us for
There is a vast number of adults, and not just children, that suffer from fear of the dentist. Avoidance of dental check ups can lead to long term dental problems down the road if left unchecked. This is not an uncommon fear however, and there are many tools to deal with your own dental anxiety.