Effective August 1st, 2014, we have completed the installation of our new ONLINE BOOKING from ALL our websites!   I am so pleased to offer this to everyone, new patients as well as our current patients. It is easy to locate and use. At the top of every web page over all our web sites, […]

Dentures also known as false teeth are one kind of prosthetic appliance made to replace missing teeth. Today these are made using a combination of acrylic resins and other plastics and possibly even metal. The particular design depends on how many teeth need replacing, taking into consideration patient preferences and is something your dentist will […]

  We all know that sleep is important to our health and our existence. We know this because if we miss out on our sleep we notice the changes in every aspect of our lives. Sleep is interwoven with every facet of our health and wellbeing, our moods and behaviour, energy and emotions, marriages, jobs, […]

Do you find that there is always something that aches or causes you discomfort, whether it is some type of facial pain or ache that doesn’t seem to go away over time? You may have seen the doctor countless times, but have you stopped to consider that maybe your symptoms are caused by dental problems? […]

Keeping good oral hygiene during pregnancy When women first find out that they are pregnant, they generally try and be as healthy as possible inside and out, to help the baby grow and develop.  But did you know that maintaining good oral hygiene will also help you and your baby? Most women may forget this […]

Solve your TMD with neuromuscular dentistry

February 27 , 2013 In: TMJ - Headaches

TMD is a terrible disorder that affects the muscles and facial structure that controls the jaw movement TMD is an acronym for Temporomanidbular disorder or dysfunction—it is often mistakenly referred to as TMJ which is the acronym only for the joint. The Temporomanidbular joint (TMJ) is the joint that connects the jaw to the skull. […]

Something smells ……

November 8 , 2012 In: Family / General Dentistry

Have you noticed people standing further away from you?? You may be suffering from bad breath! Bad breath can be very common, whether it be mild or severe in some cases. So what causes bad breath? Bad breath is caused by odour producing bacteria that grow in the mouth. When you don’t brush or floss […]

No one likes the sound of the word “disease”. But if you were to look at your gums closely, are they pink, firm, and have all the characteristics of healthy gums? Over 50% of the populaton have some form of Gum Disease, also known as Periodontal Disease and many people don’t even know it . […]

All this talk about Fluoride

June 18 , 2012 In: Family / General Dentistry

Fluoride is a mineral that occurs naturally in food and in our water. Everyday minerals are added to and lost from a tooth’s enamel layer. This is called demineralisation and remineralisation. Minerals are lost from a tooth’s enamel layer when acids, formed from the plaque bacteria and from our diet attack the tooth’s enamel. Too […]

There are different reasons for pain. Dr. Westersund, a Neuromuscular Dentist in Canada developed a video that helps explain pain caused from TMD ( Temporomandibular Disorders ). I hope you enjoy watching Dr. Curtis Westersund’s YouTube video. ( click on the title of this blog to see the video)