What to Expect During Dental Extractions

Have you been told that you need a dental extraction? Don’t worry; we’re here at Trafalgar Village Dental in Oakville, to put your mind at ease! In this article, we’ll take you on a lighthearted journey through the ins and outs of dental extractions, providing you with the information you need while keeping things light and easy to understand. So, …

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Smile Bright, Travel Right: Essential Tips for Maintaining Oral Hygiene While Exploring the World

At Trafalgar Village Dental we believe that oral health should never take a vacation. In this informative blog post, we embark on a journey to uncover the secrets of maintaining optimal oral hygiene while traveling. Whether you’re a seasoned traveler or planning your next adventure, these essential tips will ensure your smile remains bright and healthy throughout your globetrotting escapades. …

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All About Dental Emergencies: What to Do in Urgent Dental Situations

Uh-oh, you’re sitting at home enjoying your favorite snack when suddenly you hear a crack. Was that your tooth? Panic sets in as you realize you may have an urgent dental situation on your hands. Don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. In this blog post, we’ll go over what to do in urgent dental situations so you can feel …

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April is Oral Health Awareness Month

April is Oral Health Awareness Month, and there’s no better time to focus on the health of your smile.   At Trafalgar Village Dental, we believe that good oral health is essential to your overall wellbeing. This month, we’re encouraging our patients to take a personal approach to their oral health and make positive changes that will benefit them for years …

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Oral Health and Heart Disease

Maintaining good oral hygiene is not just about having a beautiful smile; it’s also about protecting your heart. Studies have found a link between poor oral health and an increased risk of heart disease. While the connection may seem surprising, there is mounting evidence to suggest that taking care of your teeth and gums can benefit your cardiovascular health. What …

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Tips to Help Your Child Build a Healthy Smile That Lasts a Lifetime

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As a parent, you’re likely doing everything you can to help your child grow up strong and healthy. But are you considering oral health as an important part of your child’s overall health and wellbeing? Here are some strategies to help your child build a healthy smile that lasts a lifetime: If you’re looking for oral hygiene advice for yourself …

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Why It May Be Time to Consider Porcelain Dental Veneers

Your smile is often the first image you show to the world, whether you’re meeting someone new, posing for a photo, giving a speech, or simply chatting with your friends or family. For many people with crooked, uneven, damaged or discoloured teeth, the way their smile looks is always on their mind and considered to be a constant source of …

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Gum Disease and Your Overall Health and Wellbeing

When people talk about good overall health, teeth and gums are often not the first thing they think about. But healthy teeth and gums are an important part of a person’s overall health and wellbeing. What is gum disease? Gum disease is exactly what the name implies. It is a disease that develops in the gums and surrounding tissues that …

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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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