Oral Hygiene, Prevention, Your Smile Dental Care

It’s 2017: Keep Calm and Floss On

Live Well   |   Laugh Often   |   Floss Much   Of all the new and exciting news from the world of dentistry last year, surely the report from the Associated Press report, which found an apparent lack of evidence to support the claim that flossing was effective, generated the most buzz throughout dentistry. Equipped with their own advisories and statistics… Continue reading It’s 2017: Keep Calm and Floss On

Prevention, Senior Oral Care, The Patient Experience, Your Smile Dental Care

Why your dentist asks health questions.

Q: Why does the dentist need to know my medical history and what medications I am taking? I don’t see how this has anything to do with getting my teeth cleaned.   The Intimate Connection Between Oral Health and Overall Health As the old song goes, the neck bone is connected to the... Many people are… Continue reading Why your dentist asks health questions.

Insurance, Oral Hygiene, Senior Oral Care, Your Smile Dental Care

Your Smile Before You Retire

Recently, one of our staff member's spouses retired from General Motors. In fact, earlier this year GMC offered retirement incentives to eligible employees at it's Oshawa Plant, so we will see hundreds of General Motor employees retire soon. While financial advisors suggest that we "practice retirement" for at least a year before our actual retirement date,… Continue reading Your Smile Before You Retire

Oral Hygiene, Prevention

Improving Your Overall Health

It seems these days that more people than ever are trying their best to make wiser choices when it comes to a more healthy lifestyle. Personal social media sites are full of friends sharing healthy ideas concerning our food, exercise, grocery shopping, food labelling, relationships, minds, etc... We know that happiness and healthiness is important to our… Continue reading Improving Your Overall Health

Your Smile Dental Care

Of COURSE we notice other people’s teeth!

It was a horrific moment. We all watched helplessly as the Canadian bobsled 3 team careened out of control; trapped as their heads bobbed against the wall of ice. Then came the collective sigh of relief when they emerged from their sled. As the world was busy processing the aftermath, we couldn't help but notice… Continue reading Of COURSE we notice other people’s teeth!

Smile Makeovers

YOUR SMILE says a lot about you….

Your smile is one of your most important facial features and can make a lasting impression! Over the years we have created many beautiful new smiles. One patient in particular made a lasting impression on us. And,  although she has long since retired and moved back to her beloved country, her story reminds us of how… Continue reading YOUR SMILE says a lot about you….