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Teeth Whitening? Everything You Need to Know

Teeth whitening can be a very effective way of lightening the natural colour of your teeth without removing any of the tooth surface. It cannot make a complete colour change, but it may lighten the existing shade. Why would I need my teeth whitened? There are a number of reasons why you might get your…

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How to Search for a Dentist

Vancouver is a big city and there are 100’s of dentists available to serve all your dental needs. Take your time choosing a dentist; don’t wait for an emergency! There are several things to consider when looking for a dentist. 1. Location and office hours Choose a dentist close to home or work. This will…

Fluoride FAQs

1. What is fluoride? Fluoride is a mineral found in soil, water (both fresh and salt) and various foods. 2. How does fluoride prevent tooth decay? Fluoride has a positive effect on oral health by making teeth more resistant to decay. Fluoride can also prevent or even reverse tooth decay that has started. 3. Where...

New to Vancouver, BC and looking for a dentist?

You have made the decision to move to Vancouver, the largest city in British Columbia and Western Canada. First of all, congratulations! If you didn’t already know why moving here was the best thing for you, let us briefly introduce why moving to Vancouver will never get old for you. First and foremost, our city is…

I want to find a new dentist. How can I get my records transferred?

The first step in choosing a new dentist in Vancouver is to list your needs, which might include: Location Hours of practice Language(s) spoken Generalist or specialist practice Ask your family and friends if they can recommend a dentist. Other members of your community, such as your doctor, may be able to offer suggestions. Some…

Guide to Baby’s Dental Health

Sugars in certain liquids can lead to tooth decay when sipped throughout the night. That is why it is important to only put babies to bed with bottles filled with water.

How to Care for Your Teeth When Pregnant

It’s important for you to take good care of your teeth and gums while pregnant. Pregnancy causes hormonal changes that increase the risk of developing gum disease which, in turn, can affect the health of your developing baby. Below is an info-graph to help you maintain good oral health before, during, and after pregnancy. For…

Why Floss?

Did you know: Flossing removes bacteria and plaque which is the #1 cause of gum disease. Even if you cannot reach the back of your mouth and teeth with a toothbrush always make sure you are flossing. 62% of people who drink 3 or more glasses of soda / carbonated drinks a day will get…