Are you looking to whiten your teeth so you can reveal a brighter smile? Before you pick up your teeth whitening kit, your Surrey dentist must assess your teeth to find out whether they are healthy enough for this cosmetic procedure.
The Cloverdale Crossing Dental Health Library
Our Surrey dentists have compiled this Dental Health Library to provide our patients with a comprehensive online resource for all things oral health.
Today, our Surrey dentists answer the question of whether dentists can help you get diagnosed with sleep apnea and find answers to your questions.
Dental implant procedures are typically successful. While failure is rare, it does happen. If this does occur, don't panic — our dentists at Cloverdale Crossing Dental Group list what to look for and what may be next if your dental implant fails or doesn't function properly.
Are you unhappy with your smile? You may be thinking about trying a whitening toothpaste to brighten the colour of your teeth. But do whitening toothpastes really work? Our Surrey dentists look at whether whitening toothpastes work and which ingredients you should look for.
It will likely take some time and practice to get used to eating with new dentures. In this post, our Surrey dentists share a few tips on which soft foods to stock your fridge with.
Teeth whitening can be an effective way to improve the appearance of your smile, but not all teeth whitening systems give the same results. Today we share a few reasons why professional teeth whitening may help you to achieve the best results.
If you're scheduled to undergo treatment with the help of dental sedation there are a few things you need to do to prepare for your appointment. Our Surrey Vancouver dentists share a few guidelines on what you should do to prepare for your next dental sedation appointment.
Although most of our patients find that local anesthetic is sufficient to prevent pain during routine dental procedures, some of our patients require additional help to get them through the essential treatment they need. That's where dental sedation comes in. Today our Surrey dentists share more about when dental sedation can prove beneficial.
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) can negatively impact many aspects of both your mental and physical wellbeing. If you suffer from OSA a dental appliance from our Surrey dentists may help reduce your sleep apnea symptoms and allow you to sleep better and wake alert.
The best treatment for severe sleep apnea is C.P.A.P. (continuous positive airway pressure). That said, if you have been diagnosed with mild sleep apnea, our Surrey dentists can suggest other approaches that may help you to lessen your sleep apnea symptoms
Our dentists understand that for some people, visiting the dentist can cause extreme fear and anxiety. Our dentists offer oral conscious sedation to help patients suffering from dental anxiety to receive the treatment they need and deserve.
At Cloverdale Crossing Dental Group, our dentists often restore the appearance and function of patients' smiles with dental implants. That said, patients who lack healthy bone to support the implants, will require a bone graft before implants can be placed.
Orthodontic treatment isn't just for kids! Our Surrey dentists can use Invisalign clear aligns to straighten the smiles of adults and teens discretely, and with less hassle than with traditional braces. Anyone with healthy teeth and gums can have a straighter smile.
Children's teeth can sometimes look yellow or discoloured, causing concerned parents to wonder if teeth whitening would be helpful in addressing the issue. Here's why our Surrey dentists advise against teeth whitening for children and young teens.
Only your dentist can tell you for sure if you have a cavity or tooth decay. That said, here are a few of the common signs and symptoms of dental cavities that you may to notice.
Some people believe that if they brush their teeth thoroughly they don't need to floss. While brushing twice daily is essential for good oral hygiene, brushing alone may not protect you from gum disease. Here's more about why flossing is important to your oral health.
Here’s a little from our Surrey dentist on how you should prepare for a safe and successful appointment when you're scheduled for dental treatment under sedation.
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