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Cosmetic dentistry is about helping you achieve a prettier smile and feeling more attractive. After all, a bright smile can make anyone appear more beautiful and confident.
From fixing discoloured teeth to filling gaps between them, this branch of dentistry enhances your facial aesthetics.
However, a close study of all elements in your oral region is required to create harmony between your teeth and the rest of your mouth. That’s why understanding Read more [...]
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No one wants to get a root canal.
But when an infected or damaged tooth needs to be repaired, your dentist may suggest it. Also known as endodontic treatment, it’s considered one of the most intimidating dental procedures. Throughout dental history, endodontic procedures and their applications have been lengthy and complex.
Save for certain enhancements, the basic approach, tools and strategies for root canals have remained the same for the past Read more [...]
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve around the world and within Canada, our governing body, the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO), recently issued a public notice strongly recommending that all non-essential and elective dental services be suspended immediately. You can read more about the RCDSO’s annoucement here: https://www.rcdso.org/.../rcd.../dispatch-magazine/articles/5286.
Our top priority at Dentistry on Dusk has always been the health and safety of our team, Read more [...]
PRACTICE UPDATE (COVID-19):
To our valued patients and visitors:
In an effort to keep the staff and patients of Dentistry On Dusk safe and protected during this time, please advise us as soon as possible if you:
• Have symptoms of COVID-19 with no history of travel at the time we confirm your appointment or on the day of your appointment;
• Have travelled recently (within 14 days), or have a member in your household who has travelled recently (within 14 days), from a known high-risk area Read more [...]
Have you ever asked your dentist which toothpaste you should be using? Doubtless, many of us have. We want to protect the beauty and health of our pearly whites at all costs. After all, stained and discoloured teeth can directly impact our self-worth.
But no one toothpaste can singlehandedly solve our oral health problems. It is, after all, a cosmetic. Brushing properly is more important for complete dental hygiene than which toothpaste you use.
So, how important is toothpaste?
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Want to maintain good oral health? Then taking good care of your teeth at home is just as necessary as using the right products and regularly visiting your dental specialist.
Along with brushing your teeth twice a day, you’ve likely been told to floss just as often. But you may wonder: if you’re brushing properly every day, what difference does flossing make?
For starters, dental floss can reach those places around your teeth and under your gums where toothbrush bristles can’t. Even Read more [...]
No one’s blessed with symmetrical teeth from birth, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have them, thanks to medical science. Braces are just what you need to show off perfectly aligned teeth. These days, there are many varieties of braces, and you no longer have to worry about your smile being marred by a set of wires in your mouth. Lingual braces are an orthodontic innovation particularly suited to anyone conscious about what braces look like. But what are they? For an ordinary person, this may Read more [...]
We all know smoking is bad for your health, but how does it impact your oral health in particular? Is it as bad as the effects of alcohol consumption? To maintain healthy gums, it is advisable to quit the habit entirely. You may find it surprising to learn that smoking is considered one of the major reasons for dental problems. Knowing the ill effects that smoking has on your teeth and mouth may motivate you to quit it faster.
Effects on Your Oral Health
The most common issue with smokers is Read more [...]
Dentistry on Dusk celebrates back-to-back wins at the Top Choice Awards and has been nominated once more for 2020. We would like to take this moment to thank our patients for their unwavering support which has led us to winning the title of ‘Top Dental Clinic in Brampton’ for 2018 and 2019. We need your support again, as winning this award for two consecutive years is a huge endorsement for any business within North America and Europe. Voting open from November 01 to December 20, 2019.
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There is nothing wrong with enjoying a cocktail or a glass of wine with family and friends every now and then. While consuming alcohol in moderation can be incorporated into a healthy lifestyle, don’t get carried away. Before you begin having the same drink every day, you should know that alcohol can have negative effects on your oral health. Fortunately, you don’t have to worry about giving up your favourite drink or cocktail for the sake of your smile. Once you find out what effects these drinks Read more [...]