Why does Dr. Alan Macdonald recommend daily flossing?

Why does Dr. Alan Macdonald recommend daily flossing? 90% of tooth decay occurs between the teeth, flossing can prevent this decay. That is because flossing is a vitally important part of your oral hygiene routine. By removing plaque that accumulates between your...

Fillings – get them done fast!

Fillings – get them done fast! Teeth can form cavities when sugar combines with bacteria in the mouth to form acid, which weakens the enamel when proper flossing and brushing are not done to remove it. These cavities can continue to grow in size, and even become...

Do you have sensitive teeth?

Do you have sensitive teeth? If taking a bite of ice cream or having a sip of a hot cup of coffee causes you pain then you might have sensitive teeth. Sometimes the painful sensation is a result of a cavity or crack, but more often than not it is caused by worn enamel...

A bridge replaces one or more missing teeth

A bridge replaces one or more missing teeth A bridge replaces one or more missing teeth. There are different types, but all are made of gold, porcelain, zirconia or a combination of these. A conventional bridge is made up of 2 crowns linked by a replacement tooth....

Dental implants enhance the appearance of your smile

Dental implants enhance the appearance of your smile Missing teeth can cause serious problems, and not just with your appearance. The shape of your face and jaw can change, your remaining teeth can drift out of place, and you may have trouble eating certain foods or...