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.
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.
We all know that a smile is a gateway to the soul, but did you know that’s it’s also a gateway to confidence? Many people will tell you that a person’s smile can tell them a lot about their character and a smile can also be contagious. As dentists, we love to see people smile!
Brux·ism /ˈbrəksizəm/ (noun) – The involuntary or habitual grinding of teeth, mainly noted during sleep. Do you feel like you always have tension in your jaw? Do you ever catch yourself clenching your mouth during the day? Unresolved headaches? Keep reading to find out if you have a case of tight jaw syndrome otherwise known
Let’s talk teeth. After all, we are dentists and we love what we do! There are many advantages to having a nice set of white pearls, but we have put together the top 10! So read on, and see why having a nice white smile may not just be for the looks. TOP 10
There is no need to be worried if your dentist has prescribed a root canal to treat a damaged or a diseased tooth. Millions of teeth all over the world are saved due to this common procedure. The tooth fairy may be feeling deprived but we assure you that your teeth will thank you for
If you have lost teeth due to damaged or decayed teeth, or even from an injury, replacing them can be easy with dental implants. They are an alternative to bridges, partials and complete dentures and resemble your natural teeth. What are dental implants? Dental implants are artificial roots that are inserted into the jawbone to