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Latest Toronto dentist related posts. Information on a broad range of dental health topics, including dental implants, cosmetic dentistry, and general dental health.

Painful Jaw: Is It A TMD & How Do You Know?

We frequently have patients come into our downtown Toronto dentistry feeling great pain. That pain sadly comes in many forms. For example, some of our patients experience tremendous jaw pain. There are several disorders can cause chronic pain in the jaws of our Toronto patients. Temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD) involve a lot of pain or […]

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Why Your Teeth Need Calcium To Survive

Some of our patients that come into our downtown Toronto dentist office have brittle teeth. There are many potential causes to having brittle teeth, but we’ve found that one of the more common causes is a calcium deficiency. A calcium deficiency doesn’t just affect the bones. It can also affect the teeth, especially by a […]

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Why Your Teeth May Be Feeling Worn Down

A common problem with adults as they age is that their teeth start to wear down. In fact, more than half of the adults that we see in our downtown Toronto dental practice have this issue. It’s something that is normal in the aging process, so don’t worry. But there are some caveats. What is […]

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What You Need To Know About Getting A Root Canal

There used to be a time when having a root canal in Toronto and elsewhere all but guaranteed great pain in recovery. But today, modern technology and the use of anesthetics have made this procedure something that is actually much more pain-free than its reputation lets on. Most root canals are successful procedures where you […]

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Are Soda Drinks Like Mountain Dew Destroying People’s Teeth?

Soda can be delicious and satisfying to drink. But most of us know that it isn’t great for us to have too much. We also know that soda drinks don’t have a positive effect on teeth. In fact, these drinks are thought to cause tooth decay, which is a disease caused by a shift in […]

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Are Your Gums Receding? What You Need To Know

The role of the gums play in our overall health cannot be overstated. Like our intestines, our mouths house complex ecosystems of bacteria. When this ecosystem is running smoothly, your gums are protected from the bacteria that cause diseases and the protective bacteria is there to help you. When this ecosystem is disrupted, that’s when […]

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5 Things Downtown Toronto Dentists Want You to Know About Teeth Whitening

Almost everyone desires to have white sparkling teeth so that they can lighten up the world with their beautiful smiles. However, it is important to know that teeth whitening is not necessarily for everyone and it is not the only route to whiter teeth. Before you become overwhelmed by an obsession for white teeth, here […]

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What is Dental Bone Grafting?

As we know dental bone grafting or affixation is still considered as comparatively complicated operation, as it needed bone of the live donor or bone marrow, sometimes harvested from healthy bone and implanted to the patient’s body, so as to achieve success. Dental implants were still a new procedure, and therefore the success rates of […]

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Downtown Toronto Dentist Answers Your Questions about Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth, also known as the third molars, come with age. Although no one desires to extract their teeth, sometimes it becomes necessary to remove some of these teeth, especially if the jaws are unable to accommodate them. We sat down with a downtown Toronto dentist to help us understand more about wisdom teeth, why […]

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Downtown Toronto Dentist: Myths about Root Canal Treatment

Root canal treatment becomes necessary when the pulp is infected or inflamed due to a crack in the tooth, bad crown or deep decay. If not treated at the right time, such an infection may become worse and may need further intervention, including the extraction of the entire tooth. In the minds of millions of […]

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