Teeth Grinding (Bruxism)

May 19, 2022

Bruxism is the grinding or clenching of the teeth that is not part of normal chewing movements. It can lead to teeth becoming worn and may cause damage to the teeth and jaw joints. Bruxism can occur during the daytime or at night whilst sleeping. When grinding the teeth during sleep, the person has no conscious…

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WE ARE A TERRACYCLE RECYCLING HUB!

May 3, 2022

Did you know that [email protected] are part of the Terracycle Colgate Oral Care Recycling Program?  We are now a Community Collection Hub for used oral care products. This program accepts ANY BRAND of used or empty toothpaste tubes and caps, manual toothbrushes, electric toothbrush heads, toothbrush and toothpaste tube plastic packaging, floss containers and interdental…

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How Much Does a Root Canal Cost?

April 29, 2022

We have a lot of people call us asking this question! A root canal treatment is done to repair and save a badly damaged or infected tooth instead of removing the tooth from the mouth. During a root canal treatment, the dentist removes the severely damaged or infected nerve tissue (called the dental pulp) from…

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Your Teeth and Your Vitamin D Levels

March 18, 2022

Did you now that Vitamin D plays a crucial role in helping us maintain healthy bones and teeth? Vitamin D, sometimes called the ‘sunshine vitamin’ is a fat-soluble vitamin obtained from food and made by the body when sunlight hits the skin. Vitamin D is essential for a range of reasons, including: Bone development in children…

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