Most people assume that children are in the age group that gets the most cavities, and then that tapers off as we reach adulthood. Unfortunately, research indicates that 93% of seniors over 65 have dental decay. Seniors suffer higher rates of tooth decay, gum disease, oral cancer, mouth infections and tooth loss. Nosehill Dental is pleased to provide optimum dental care for seniors, and we are strong advocates for the prevention of problems for seniors, to help preserve and maintain optimal oral health and wellness.
Why are seniors so prone to getting cavities?
There are at least six major factors that increase their risk of getting cavities. These include:
How can Nosehill Dental help seniors lower their cavity risk?
Nosehill Dental has treated many seniors, and we understand the relationship between seniors’ dental health and their overall health. Our dentists are strong advocates for the prevention of problems for seniors, including regular dental cleanings to remove plaque below the gum line and thorough checkups to detect problems early. Our ultimate goal is to preserve seniors’ teeth and their smiles.
If you are concerned about your oral health, or have questions about senior dental care, or you would like to set up an appointment for you or a family member with one of our dedicated team members, call Nosehill Dental at (403) 241-1900 and we will be happy to help!
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DENTIST Calgary NW
SERVING THE FOLLOWING COMMUNITIES:
Calgary NW, Nosehill, Ranchlands, Hawkwood, Arbour Lake, Scenic Acres, Silver Springs, Dalhousie.
1829 Ranchlands Blvd NW, #101, Calgary, AB T3G 2A7
Phone: (403) 241-1900
Fax: (403) 241-8839
Monday: 8:00am - 7:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 7:00pm
Wednesday: 7:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday: 7:30am - 7:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday / Statutory Holidays: Closed