OHIP Coverage After Age 65
The senior population poses some challenges for Ontario’s health care system. Like all Ontarians, seniors in Ontario have coverage under the provincial plan known as OHIP, which is short for the Ontario health insurance plan. Keep watching for info on OHIP coverage for those over 65 who have range. Almost everyone living in Ontario is […]
Dental Crown Lengthening
In case of dental crown lengthening, a cavity may appear below the gum tissue and is often only revealed with x-rays. It is not possible to restore this cavity since the gums prevent access. Dental Crown Lengthening Procedure A solution for this problem starts with the raising of a flap. Different instruments including the dentist’s […]
The Importance of a Smile
Smiling’s our first facial expression-babies can be seen smiling while still in the womb. Several studies show that smiling has a direct positive effect on people’s mood, affecting neurotransmitters in the brain that stimulate good feelings. Smiling is also a universal form of communication and helps create a connection with does around us. Therefore, when […]
How Do Veneers Work?
Veneers, they’re basically like false fingernails that fit over the front and the edge of the teeth. They are designed basically to enhance and improve the colour of the teeth, the size of the teeth, the shape of the teeth, and they’re one of the most commonly used cosmetic dentistry materials. Veneers are made of […]
What are the Best Braces Colors?
The most exciting part about getting your braces is receiving a beautiful smile after you are done with your treatment. But there are still a lot of fun parts along the way. One topic that our patients always ask about is choosing colors for their braces. Having the option to personalize your braces can make […]
DRY SOCKET – Infection After Tooth Extraction
We’re going to be looking at a so much common post-extraction complication – dry sockets. A dry socket, or alveolar osteitis, occurs when a blood clot fails to form in a socket post-extraction or is dislodged or lost from the socket before healing has occurred. The blood clot forms two purposes following an extraction. Firstly, […]
Gum Recession Causes and Treatment
We want to discuss gum recession, the causes of gum recession, treatment for gum recession, and specifically the pinhole technique for gum recession. What is gum recession? Gum recession is when the gum moves away from the tooth, so more and more of the tooth starts to show. The tooth’s root begins to offer, which […]
Why Do Some Dental Implants Fail
When dental implants fire, will We want to discuss from a patient’s point of view the different types of dental implant failures and also how to prevent dental implant failures. Dental implants have been around since the 1950s, and they’re very common practice now to replace missing teeth. There are probably about 10 to 15 […]