The Dental Wellness Connection Blog

Healthy solutions for life from your NW Calgary dentists
November 17, 2021
How long do dental crowns last?

Dental crowns may be necessary to replace broken down old fillings as well as fractured, chipped or sensitive teeth. Crowns are also used to improve the appearance of natural teeth that may be malformed, malpositioned or have become discoloured. Dental crowns are made of natural-looking porcelain and are used to help improve your overall smile […]

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October 19, 2021
Porcelain dental veneers can fix crooked teeth without braces

It’s hard not to envy people with straight white teeth. After all, a perfect smile gives off the impression of equally ideal health. Though to get straight teeth, you usually need braces or retainers, which are not only uncomfortable, but they take time too. Plus, it could cause a hit to your ego – taking […]

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September 28, 2021
Is Invisalign good for overbites?

Invisalign Calgary NW It’s easy to see that a straight, well-aligned smile looks fantastic. It’s also a good indicator of proper dental care and overall health! So put yourself in a healthy state of mind, and let’s take a look at the many benefits of a properly aligned smile. You can have healthier gums Signs […]

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September 15, 2021
Teeth whitening - Some FAQ's

Big milestones in life are worth capturing in pictures. Weddings, graduations, or even just special holiday get-togethers are examples of such big, important moments. On these occasions, you want everything to be perfect – the perfect hair, outfit, and smile. The memories contained in the photographs will remain for years to come. Unfortunately, many people […]

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August 31, 2021
Your jaw and your bite go through a lot...

A “bad bite” or what is technically referred to as malocclusion, may eventually lead to an imbalance in the relationship between the upper and lower jaws. This can result in an unnatural, strained position for the muscles of the jaw. The muscles do not like this strained position and they may compensate by constantly contracting. […]

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July 30, 2021
What is dental Botox®?

BOTOX® is actually a brand name of only one type of medication that has Botulinum Toxin as an active ingredient. Other brands include “Dysport” and “Xeomin” and all of these brands act in the same way. These medications are sterile, pharmaceutical-grade proteins that target part of the mechanism involved in muscle contraction. When these medications are […]

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June 29, 2021
Why implant supported dentures over traditional?

There are a variety of good reasons. They can help to: Reduce fear or worry that the denture may fall out due to increased stability Restore proper chewing ability, helping lead to a better diet and improved overall health Increase self-confidence Improve comfort and fit Improve biting pressure Eliminate tooth shifting Reduce loose dentures Reduce […]

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May 28, 2021
Dental hygiene is more than just keeping your teeth clean

Dental Hygiene Calgary NW: Effective teeth cleaning done by your dental hygienist helps to remove plaque, tartar and bacterial toxins from tooth surfaces below the gum line, making it an important step in proper dental hygiene. It’s not as scary as it sounds! Whether you have active periodontal disease or are simply taking measures to […]

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April 27, 2021
Why dental implants for missing teeth?

Missing teeth can impact the way we chew, show off our teeth, and even the structure of our face. Because of the lack of support of where a tooth should be, bone loss in the jaw can happen. Those who choose to have missing teeth can experience early signs of aging like sunken cheeks. If […]

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February 25, 2021
Sometimes removing the tooth may be the answer

At times, it may be the case that a tooth is damaged – either due to decay, gum disease, a fracture beyond what can be repaired, or it may need to be removed for space before orthodontics as some teeth are poorly positioned (wisdom teeth, for instance). An extraction may help lead to the proper […]

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January 24, 2021
Why do I need a root canal?

Root Canal Treatment Calgary NW You’re probably be visiting this page because you feel you may need an endodontic treatment or a “root canal treatment”. When the pulp of a tooth becomes infected or dies, root canal therapy may be necessary to save the tooth. The treatment procedure can save your tooth and keep your mouth […]

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December 23, 2020
Wisdom teeth – why all the fuss?

Wisdom Teeth Removal Calgary NW Wisdom teeth are the final set of molars that grow in the back one’s mouth, with the evolutionary purpose of breaking down tougher foods. They can be a valuable asset if they grow vertically and are aligned properly. However, in many cases, these teeth begin to grow diagonally and horizontally, […]

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October 22, 2020
Avoid issues that come with a missing tooth

A dental bridge, also known as a fixed partial denture, refers to a dental restoration used to replace a missing tooth by joining permanently to adjacent teeth or dental implants. There are different types of bridges depending on the way they are fabricated and how they may anchor to the adjacent teeth. Conventionally, bridges have […]

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August 19, 2020
What is a partial denture?

Depending on the teeth remaining in your oral cavity, partial dentures may be completely tooth supported, tissue/tooth supported, or implant/tissue supported. Partial dentures can be constructed out of a metal and acrylic composition or completely out of acrylic. The design process involved in creating a removable partial denture may be very specific to the patient’s […]

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July 18, 2020
Dental Braces Calgary: Orthodontic solutions for kids, teens, and adults

Misaligned teeth can often lead to more problems than just embarrassing smiles – they can lead to receding gums, difficulty in maintaining basic dental care, and an increased risk of cavities, among a variety of other potential troubles. Thus, in cases of malocclusion (or misaligned teeth), adult or not, straightening your teeth using orthodontic braces […]

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June 20, 2020
Is a smile makeover for me? Find solutions in Calgary NW

Smile Makeover Calgary NW Take a moment and ask yourself: Am I happy with my smile? Is there something I would like to change about my smile to improve it? Do I want to change the appearance of my gums or lips? Did you answer “yes” to any of the above questions? BOOK NOW Unhappy […]

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May 16, 2020
Repairing worn teeth Calgary NW dentist explains

If severe dental problems are causing you discomfort, you may be a good candidate for a full-mouth reconstruction. A well-qualified general dentist can combine the aesthetics of cosmetic dentistry with the science of neuromuscular dentistry to perform a full-mouth reconstruction. Orthodontic appliances can be used to help properly position your jaw. Aligning the jaw may help […]

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