The majority of adults over 30 are afflicted with some type of periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, which often goes undiagnosed. Your mouth is full of bacteria that can create the environment for chronic oral infection, the leading cause of complications within your mouth and the rest of your body. Recent studies have…

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Sleep Apnea

Sleep disorders, including sleep apnea, have become a significant health issue in recent years. It is now estimated that 26 percent of adults between the ages of 30 and 70 years have sleep apnea, with 80 percent of the cases of moderate and severe obstructive sleep apnea going undiagnosed. While it may seem harmless, sleep…

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Is Sedation Dentistry a Good Option for You

If you have been avoiding important dental treatments or if you are in pain but are too afraid to see a dentist, sedation dentistry may be the right option to help you. By providing a sense of calm, sedation helps you to prepare for your dental visit and get through the treatment without the stress…

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Oral Health and Pregnancy

When we talk about oral health during pregnancy, there are many facets to consider. The oral health of a mother can have an impact on the pregnancy and the developing baby’s health. The pregnancy can also disrupt and change a mother’s oral health as well. Oral health being linked to overall health is significantly highlighted…

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Cosmetic Dentistry

Obtaining the perfect smile is something many people dream of but often they don’t realize how attainable it is. It’s a common myth that only celebrities have the perfect smile, but that “red carpet worthy” smile is only as far away as your downtown Calgary cosmetic dentist. The key elements of a perfect smile are…

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Throughout your life, your teeth will be exposed to food, drink, oral care and potential side effects from injury, disease and bad habits that can wear down your teeth. Though you can not completely avoid wear from certain stomach issues or diseases though you can take preventative steps, which we’ll discuss below), most other forms…

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