Helpful Dental Tips For Our Calgary Patients

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How often should I visit the dentist and why?

How often should I visit the dentist and why?

Posted in Parent's Corner, Patient Information

Most patients should visit the dentist for an exam and cleaning every six months to protect their oral health. Here, our Calgary dentists explain what to expect at these visits and why they are so important.

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10 Best Oral Hygiene Tips

10 Best Oral Hygiene Tips

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Caring for your teeth and gums is important for your oral hygiene and your overall health. Here, our Calgary dentists share the 10  best tips for keeping your smile happy and healthy for years to come.

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How to Eat with Invisalign<sup>®</sup>

How to Eat with Invisalign®

Posted in Parent's Corner, Patient Information

One of the main benefits of Invisalign clear aligners is that they straighten your teeth without restricting what you can eat. Here, our Calgary dentists share what you need to know about eating with Invisalign. 

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The Unique Features of Invisalign Teen

The Unique Features of Invisalign Teen

Posted in Parent's Corner, Patient Information

Invisalign has created a special line designed for the needs of busy teenagers. To find how Invisalign Teen is different from the standard line, read on.

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Why Are Primary Teeth Important?

Why Are Primary Teeth Important?

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Primary teeth allow children to eat and speak properly, and guide the permanent teeth into the correct positions as they grow.

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When Will My Baby Start Getting Teeth?

When Will My Baby Start Getting Teeth?

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The initial growth period for primary (baby) teeth begins in the second trimester of pregnancy (around 16-20 weeks).

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When Should Children Have Their First Dental Visit?

When Should Children Have Their First Dental Visit?

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The American Academy of dentistry (AAPD) suggests that parents should make an initial “well-baby” appointment with a dentist approximately six months after the emergence of the first tooth, or no later than the child’s first birthday.

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What’s the Best Toothpaste for My Child?

What’s the Best Toothpaste for My Child?

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Selecting an appropriately sized toothbrush and a nourishing, cleansing brand of children’s toothpaste is of paramount importance for maintaining excellent oral health.

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The Eruption of Primary Teeth

The Eruption of Primary Teeth

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The eruption of primary teeth (also known as deciduous or baby teeth) follows a similar developmental timeline for most children.

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What is Pulp Therapy for Children?

What is Pulp Therapy for Children?

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In children, tooth decay or traumatic injury lead to painful pulp exposure and inflammation. In these cases, the dentist will undertake pulp therapy to save the tooth and relieve pain.

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