Routine cleanings and exams help ensure the health of your teeth and gums and can help prevent other diseases, too. Studies have shown a direct connection between regular dental cleanings and a reduction in the risk of heart disease and stroke. How’s that for motivation to make an appointment today?
A cleaning is multi-functional and typically performed by a hygienist to remove build-up around your teeth and gums that can lead to gum disease and other illnesses as mentioned above.
White tooth fillings are a plastic mixture mixed with glass that is the same color as a tooth. When they were first developed, they weren’t durable enough to be used on anything but the front teeth, but the technology has advanced so that they are becoming the preferred method for all teeth.
Cosmetic bonding or resin bonding is when a tooth coloured resin is bonded to your tooth and sculpted into proper shape. The resin is a composite of semi-liquid acrylic and tiny particles of glass.
Full or Partial Dentures May Help Your Mouth Function More Effectively. Dentures, or replacement teeth, can help recipients chew their food better, allowing them to absorb more nutrients from their food.
If you wake up in the morning with an aching jaw, it’s possible that you’re suffering from teeth grinding or jaw clenching at night. It’s possible that wearing a custom made night guard can help you reduce these problems at night and protect your teeth effectively.
Snoring can be more than just something that annoys your partner. Sometimes it’s indicative of another more serious problem and can have significant health risks associated with it.
At our Calgary clinic we understand you may feel anxious or fearful about coming to the dentist. We offer our downtown clients sedation in dentistry, as an opportunity to make your dental visit less stressful.