It’s National Gum Care Month!

A woman receives a dental checkup,

In honor of September being National Gum Care Month, we have put together a short guide to educate you about the early stages of gum disease and update your knowledge on caring for your gums. Your gums are not only important for your oral health, but also for your overall health. Your gums protect your…

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Common Dental Conditions in Senior Citizens

An elderly couple is seen walking along a road.

As we grow older, the changes in our body will impact our oral health. Senior citizens tend to be on more medications and experience more life changes that can affect the teeth and gums. However, there are many ways in which senior citizens can look after their oral health. With proper care and regular dentist…

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Is your Sinus Infection giving you a Toothache?

A woman blows her nose as she is suffering from a sinus infection.

Is your Sinus Infection giving you a Toothache? A sinus infection, or sinusitis, is the inflammation of the lining in the nasal passages. The infection normally starts off as a common cold but develops into an acute infection in the maxillary sinuses. Symptoms of sinusitis include a headache, yellow or green mucus, fatigue, a cough,…

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Your Dentist Visit Checklist

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  Your Dentist Visit Checklist Preparing for a dentist visit may be a stressful activity for you, that leaves you filled with anxiety. Or it can be a task you don’t really think about, and maybe even forget. Whether either of these two options or something in between applies to you, a check list may…

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Dental Anesthesia 101

A woman is put under conscious sedation

Dental Anesthesia 101 Anaesthesia is the administration of drugs that put you in a deep state of relaxation. These drugs can be given to a patient through an injection or inhalation. Dental anaesthesia is used to put a patient at ease for a dental procedure and prevent the patient from feeling any discomfort in the…

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