Everything You Need to Know About Periodontal Disease

Has your dentist mentioned periodontal disease during your regular checkups? If you’ve been diagnosed with periodontal disease, here is some important information for you to know. What is periodontal disease? Periodontal disease is a serious gum infection that develops from bacteria that is left to build up on the teeth and gums. There are four stages of periodontal disease. 1.            …

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Everything You Need to Know About Wisdom Teeth and Wisdom Tooth Extraction

If you’ve been told that you or your child needs to have their wisdom teeth removed, try not to worry. According to the Canadian Dental Association, 85% of Canadians will need a wisdom tooth extraction at some point in their lifetime.  Wisdom tooth removal is nothing to fear. Advances in dental technologies have made it possible for dental professionals to …

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Everything You Need to Know About Dental Sealants

Has your family dentist mentioned dental sealants as a potential treatment option? If so, you’re not alone. Dental sealants are a common, non-invasive preventative dental treatment that can prevent tooth decay and the development of cavities. What are dental sealants and how are they applied? A dental sealant is a thin, plastic coating that is painted on the surface of …

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