Tooth Abscess

Tooth Abscess

Tooth Abscess A tooth abscess is an infection surrounding the root resulting from disease in the center of a tooth or the gum. A tooth abscess can form as a result of: Tooth decay Trauma to the tooth Gaps in the enamel which allow bacteria to infect the center of the tooth (the pulp), or […]

Dental Implants

Dental Implants

Dental Implants As tooth loss from disease and trauma has forever been a feature of mankind’s existence, it is not surprising that the history of tooth replacement is a long one. Two core elements in tooth replacement are the material of choice and some form of attachment mechanism. Materials have long developed from carved ivory […]

Oral Hygiene and Gum Disease

Oral Hygiene and Gum Disease

Oral Hygiene and Gum Disease Oral hygiene is vital in maintaining healthy teeth and gums. Daily removal of plaque is essential in preventing gingivitis and periodontitis, and must be practiced routinely. Latest Articles Oral Hygiene and Gum Disease Read More What is Plaque? Read More Bone Grafting Read More Pacifiers and their Effects Read More

What is Plaque?

Plaque Buildup

What is Plaque? Plaque is a sticky, colourless mucous film of bacteria and sugars that constantly forms on our teeth. It is the main cause of cavities and gum disease, and can harden into calculus if not removed daily. Recognizing Plaque? Everyone develops plaque because bacteria are constantly forming in our mouths.Approximately 90-95% of plaque […]

Bone Grafting

Bone Grafting

Bone Grafting Bone grafting is the replacement of bone that has been destroyed by gum disease or an abscess. Bone is necessary to maintain the long-term stability of the implant as well as the gum. Both of these are vital for cosmetic appeal. Bone that is grafted can be taken from many sites in the […]

Pacifiers and their Effects

Pacifiers and their Effects

Pacifiers and their Effects Pacifiers are one of the hardest habits to break in a developing child and may require a great deal of persuasion. Parents often struggle greatly with weaning their child off of a pacifier. There is much debate regarding pacifiers and their use however there is evidence to show they may have […]

Teeth Whitening

Dental whitening

Teeth Whitening Professional in-office teeth whitening is the most popular cosmetic dental procedure in the world today. Unlike home-use whitening systems, in-office whitening takes place under carefully monitored conditions which allow for the safe, controlled, pain-free use of a relatively high concentration of bleaching gel thus yielding results that are visible immediately.   Advantages: No […]

Botox and Dermal Fillers Injection

Botox Filler

Botox and Dermal Fillers Injection What is Botox? Botox is a purified protein injected into specific areas of the face, resulting the muscles causing the lines and wrinkles to relax and thereby reduce fine lines, deep furrows in the skin and smooth facial features to restore a more youthful appearance.It is a non-surgical, in-office aesthetic […]

Non-Surgical Facelift

Non-Surgical Facelift

Non-Surgical Facelift Each non-surgical facelift at our clinic is custom-tailored to meet the individual’s unique needs. A variety of noninvasive techniques are available, addressing anything from fine lines, deep creases, lax skin, thinning lips, sunken cheeks, large pores, acne scarring and the loss of facial volume. Common components of a non-surgical facelift include Dermal fillers, […]