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October 20th, 2021
Restorative and Cosmetic Dentistry: What’s The Difference?

Both restorative and cosmetic dentistry can fix damaged or missing teeth, but there are key differences in each treatment. Restorative dental treatments are essential for the health of your teeth while cosmetic dentistry is elective and mainly for aesthetic purposes. Below are the different types of procedures that fall under each type of dentistry care. […]

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October 19th, 2021
6 Most Common Dental Emergencies and How to Prevent Them

While dental emergencies can happen, there are ways to prevent them. Some dental emergencies, such as tooth decay and gum disease, build over time while others, like a knocked-out or chipped tooth, happens suddenly. In any case, dental emergencies should never be ignored. Urgent care can help avoid irreparable damage. Avoiding some of the risks […]

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September 28th, 2021
5 warning signs of gum disease and how to address them

Gum disease is a common issue amongst many people in the world. It is something to be aware of because it can lead to infection and serious damage. Dentists in Fort McMurray are trained to identify the telltale signs of oral health issues and can offer treatments to rectify problems that may arise. To protect […]

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September 21st, 2021
What you need to know about dental veneers

Has your confidence dropped because of any of the following dental issues? Stained teeth Misshapen teeth Chipped or cracked teeth A large gap between your teeth Visiting a dentist in Fort McMurray for cosmetic reasons such as the ones mentioned above will help get you smiling again. You want your teeth to look beautiful and […]

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August 25th, 2021
Sugar and its effects on your teeth

The amount of sugar you consume has a direct effect on your overall health, especially on your oral health. Many of the foods you eat every day contain sugar and though sugar can be fun to consume once in a while, too much can wreak havoc on your oral cavity. When you are shopping for […]

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August 9th, 2021
What to ask your dentist when filing a dental Mediclaim

A dental Mediclaim can help save you money next time you visit the dentist, but what is the dental Mediclaim process? Your Fort McMurray orthodontist will be able to fill you in on what steps to take. In the meantime, here are some questions you can ask your dentist at your next appointment. Are routine […]

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July 13th, 2021
What you need to know about using HSA’s and FSA’s for orthodontic treatment

Dental work can be expensive but there are orthodontists in Fort Mac that offer financing to help you get quality dental care when you are on a strict budget. You may not always have enough funds to pay for treatments upfront, so financing is a good option. FSA’s and HSA’s are financial accounts that can […]

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July 5th, 2021
Retainers 101

Wearing a retainer will benefit you in the long run by keeping your teeth straight and in their place after they have been corrected with braces. If you don’t wear your retainer, you could end up right back where you started - with crooked, misaligned teeth. Keep your smile looking beautiful by following the recommendations […]

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May 31st, 2021
Food to eat for strong and healthy teeth

Did you know that the food we eat plays a vital role in how healthy and strong our teeth are? While daily brushing and flossing are necessary, eating nutritious food helps maintain excellent oral health and boosts our overall health in general. During your visit to our Fort McMurray dental clinic, we recommend some of […]

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May 28th, 2021
A guide to dental fees in Calgary, Alberta

Did you know the majority of dental insurance providers follow the Alberta Dental Fee Guide? This guide is published and can be accessed by the public. One of the biggest constraints for patients scheduling appointments with their dentist in Fort McMurray is the cost associated with each treatment. The Alberta government is working to bring […]

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