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General Dentist vs Pediatric Dentist

General Dentist

You may wonder what the difference between a pediatric dentist and a general dentist is. It is a common question from parents. More critically, parents want to know if there is an advantage to taking their children to a pediatric dentist, compared to a general dentist, of whom they may already be a patient. What Is A Pediatric Dentist? Essentially, pediatric dentists are experts that are specially trained in the oral health of children of all ages, up to adulthood. They are highly trained and skilled dental … Read more

Dental Cleaning Cost

Hamilton dental hygienist using dental mirror to check bearded patient for cavities

Regular brushing and flossing are essential for keeping your teeth and gums healthy. However, plaque, tartar, and surface stains can still build up, even with diligent cleaning and oral hygiene. This can lead to periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, and cavities. Professional dental cleaning removes this buildup, to help prevent periodontitis and other oral health issues. What Happens During Professional Teeth Cleaning? During a dental teeth cleaning Hamilton, your dental hygienist or other dental professional will perform a close examination of your teeth and gums, … Read more

How To Stop Receding Gums From Getting Worse

How To Stop Receding Gums From Getting Worse

Receding gums are a common dental problem that many people experience. However, few people tend to notice that their gums are receding because the gums recede slowly over a long period of time. If you have just noticed that you have receding gums and want to correct the issue, there are many ways to do so. This blog explains how you can treat gum recession to help you have a beautiful and healthy smile. But, first, we touch on why gum recession occurs and why it is … Read more

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