Dental Implants Need Regular Cleanings

One common misconception people have when they get implants is they no longer need to worry about bi-annual visits to their dentist. However, this is not true. Just because a person has an entire set of implants does not mean they could still experience dental problems. In addition, dental implants function much like natural teeth. [...]

July 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

What Are the Causes for Teeth Discolouration and Staining?

Our teeth are exposed to a wide range of foods and beverages every single day. In addition, if you use tobacco product, this puts further “wear and tear” on your teeth. Over time, the teeth can start to discolour, become yellow, or even develop dark brown and black stains along the gum line, in between [...]

April 11th, 2016|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Signs Teens and Young Adults Might Have Gum Disease

Many teens and young adults think gum disease is something their parents and grandparents can get. Sadly, that is not the case and gum disease can affect teens and young adults. There are no age limits as to who has the potential to get gum disease. This disease can affect hundreds, even thousands of people [...]

February 13th, 2016|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Are Dental Implants Right for You?

Dental implants are a viable artificial tooth replacement option when you have missing teeth. You need to decide whether this option is the best one for you or if another option, like dentures, partial plates, or dental bridges. One of the biggest mistakes people make when evaluating the various artificial teeth replacement options is to [...]

October 20th, 2015|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

What Is Periodontal Disease and How Is It Treated?

Periodontal disease is a bacterial infection which can spread and destroy the structures around the teeth, like the alveolar bone, gums, and periodontal ligaments, as well as the jawbone. The bacteria are found within dental plaque that accumulates on the teeth and along the gum line. If left untreated, the disease spreads down in between [...]

August 20th, 2015|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

What Is the Difference Between Implants and Veneers?

Dental implants and veneers are two procedures people can use to restore their smiles here at Dentistry in Waterloo. Each procedure is entirely different and addresses specific types of dental problems and concerns. It is important to understand the differences between these two procedures, so you can make informed decisions and select the one that [...]

July 10th, 2015|Categories: Blog|0 Comments