Dental News Toronto

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

What Are Veneers & Do You Need Them?

Some of our downtown Toronto patients come into our office who want their smile to change. Their current smiles may reveal chipped teeth, gapped teeth, or misshaped teeth. An imperfect smile is something that makes people very self-conscious. To live a life without smiling is something that Berkeley Dental does not condone. So we are […]

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How Do You Know If You Need Dentures

The prospect of getting dentures is something that we’re very sensitive about at our Downtown Toronto dentistry. None of our patients that need dentures want to think about the need for dentures. But there comes a point in time where dentures are the necessary option. Now, of course, dentures are not a predetermined destiny. There […]

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What You Should Know About Whitening Your Teeth

Keeping your teeth white is hard. Not only are there many ways that you can turn your teeth yellow, but it’s also just a fact of aging. Even if you do all of the right things to keep your teeth white, yellowing is inevitable. So why do our teeth turn yellow as we age? There […]

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Regular Dental check-ups

A dental check-up usually involves a thorough examination of your teeth, gums, and mouth for any oral health issue. Regular dental check-ups will prevent minor problems from becoming major ones. At Berkeley Dental we recommend regular check-ups with your dentist, which when supported by a good at-home routine, will help to keep your mouth healthy. […]

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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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