NEWS AND ARTICLES

Function of a dental bridge

Function of a dental bridge 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. Other types of bridges may only have one crown next to the...

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Avoid candy if you wear braces

Avoid candy if you wear braces If you have braces and a sugar craving comes along, you might be tempted to sink your teeth into an oozy, gooey candy bar. But can you eat candy with braces? If you've had to ask yourself this very question, the answer probably isn't too...

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What causes sleep apnea?

What causes sleep apnea? There are many causes for sleep apnea and snoring and ways to treat it. Working together with you and your physician, our dental team can help you reduce sleep apnea, improve sleep and prevent snoring. What to Expect Our clinic provides you...

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Learn about dental implants

Learn about dental implants 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 speaking clearly. Dental...

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Learn about dental crowns

Learn about dental crowns A crown is the most common way to restore a single broken-down tooth to its original size, shape and color. Crowns are made of gold, porcelain, new zirconia (artificial diamond), or a combination of these. The color of the crown is matched to...

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Excellent oral health

Excellent oral health There are many ways to ensure your family is maintaining excellent oral health. Like all habits, excellent oral hygiene begins at a young age. Here are a few tips that you and your children can follow to ensure optimum oral health throughout...

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Did you just move to Simcoe?

Did you just move to Simcoe? If you are looking for a new dentist we provide with you and your family in mind: • Family & Cosmetic Dentistry... Delivering dental care for every stage of life. • Orthodontic Treatment… Use conventional or invisible Invisalign braces...

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Dentistry services for all the family

Dentistry services for all the family There are many ways to ensure your family is maintaining excellent oral health. Like all habits, excellent oral hygiene begins at a young age. Here are a few tips that you and your children can follow to ensure optimum oral health...

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I like the way you help us with our teeth

I like the way you help us with our teeth I like coming to see Dr. Macdonald because... "You help us make our teeth shine and at the end of our check-up, we get to have a prize. And when you are waiting for your turn, you get to play with the video game which is fun...

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At age 85 have a mouth full of teeth

At age 85 have a mouth full of teeth He is so understanding of my nervousness. I have come here for many years and at age 85 have a mouth full of teeth. Also, staff is very nice and good.   Phylis Comfort

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Join the Flossing Challenge

You are invited to join the Flossing Challenge Keeping your teeth and gums healthy can make you younger. Following good oral care practices, and flossing, in particular, can make you 6 years younger in “Real Age” than chronological Age. Join the Flossing Challenge by...

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Wearing braces at 57

Wearing braces at 57 Dr. Macdonald is an excellent dentist. He is caring, considerate and goes above and beyond. The staff is courteous. Jodi, the hygienist, is the best at her work. Starting to wear braces at 57 has been an easy transition thanks to the doctor and...

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Learn about thumb sucking

Learn about thumb sucking As parents, we have a myriad of concerns when it comes to our kids. We want our children to grow up healthy without developing any habits that would jeopardize their proper development. Thumb sucking is one of the things that we worry about...

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What is air abrasion?

What is air abrasion? Air abrasion is a gentle spray of an air and powder mixture that removes tooth decay. It is a fast, pain-free alternative to a typical dental drill to repair small cavities. It is recommended for very small cavities as it removes less of your...

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