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Read the Cloverdale Crossing Dental Group blog for information and tips about oral health, and news about what's going on with the dentists and team at our Surrey practice.


How to Clean Your Invisalign Aligners

How to Clean Your Invisalign Aligners

Posted in Orthodontics, General

Throughout your Invisalign treatment you'll want to keep your aligners clean and clear. Here's how to keep your aligners in tip top condition.

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What are the symptoms of sleep apnea?

What are the symptoms of sleep apnea?

Posted in General

Sleep apnea interrupts breathing during sleep and can lead to a number of physical and mental health issues. But how do you know if you have sleep apnea? Here are a few of the signs and symptoms of this common disorder.

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What are the signs and symptoms of dental cavities?

What are the signs and symptoms of dental cavities?

Posted in General

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. 

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Why should I bother to floss?

Why should I bother to floss?

Posted in Oral Health Care & Prevention, General

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.

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Why should I get dental implants?

Why should I get dental implants?

Posted in Restorative Dentistry, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, General

Dental implants are natural looking dental prosthetics that can replace one or a number of missing teeth, but why get dental implants? Here, our Surrey dentist explains more.

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Implant-Supported Dentures

Implant-Supported Dentures

Posted in Restorative Dentistry, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry

An implant-supported denture is a denture that is supported by and attached to a dental implant. Here's a little more implant-supported dentures from our Surrey dentist.

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After Invisalign: What’s Next?

After Invisalign: What’s Next?

Posted in Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, General

As you near the end of your Invisalign treatment you're probably wondering what happens next. Here’s our Surrey dentist explains a little about what you can expect once your treatment is complete.

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Tips for Keeping Your Gums Healthy

Tips for Keeping Your Gums Healthy

Posted in General

Many of the steps required for keeping your teeth healthy are also key to keeping your gums healthy. Here, our Surrey dentists offer a few tips on how to improve your gum health.

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How to Prepare for Your Dental Sedation Appointment

How to Prepare for Your Dental Sedation Appointment

Posted in Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, General

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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Invisalign Teen: Compliance Indicators

Invisalign Teen: Compliance Indicators

Posted in Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, Orthodontics

A fantastic benefit to choosing Invisalign for your teen's orthodontic treatment is that Invisalign's clear aligners are removable so that patients can take them out to eat, drink, and care for their teeth. Invisalign Teen Compliance Indicators help teens resist the temptation to remove their aligners more often than prescribed.

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How to Keep Your Teeth White After Whitening

How to Keep Your Teeth White After Whitening

Posted in Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, General

After you've had professional teeth whitening done you’ll want to keep your smile looking bright. Here are a few tips from our Surrey dentists on how to keep your smile white after teeth whitening treatment.

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Can I get sedation for dental checkups and cleanings?

Can I get sedation for dental checkups and cleanings?

Posted in General

Dental sedation is not generally offered for regular dental cleanings or checkups, however, for patients with extreme anxiety we may be able to offer it.

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Speaking While Wearing Invisalign Clear Aligners

Speaking While Wearing Invisalign Clear Aligners

Posted in Restorative Dentistry, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, General

When considering Invisalign for your orthodontic treatment, you may wonder if the aligners will impact your ability to speak clearly. Here, our Surrey dentists offer their top tips for getting used to speaking while wearing your Invisalign clear aligners.

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Remember that  'Less Is More' When Whitening Your Teeth

Remember that 'Less Is More' When Whitening Your Teeth

Posted in Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, General

A great way to improve the appearance of your smile with relatively little effort, is by whitening your teeth. However, it's important to remember that when it comes to teeth whitening 'less is more'!

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Is dental sedation safe for children?

Is dental sedation safe for children?

Posted in General

Here is a little about how dental sedation for children works, and some details about safety precautions parents can take to make the process go more smoothly.

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Adjusting to Wearing Dentures

Adjusting to Wearing Dentures

Posted in Restorative Dentistry

Dentures help with everyday tasks such as eating and speaking, but just as importantly they can help to restore your smile and your confidence! That said, adjusting to wearing dentures can take a little time. Here are a few tips to help you!

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Do whitening strips really work?

Do whitening strips really work?

Posted in Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, General

White strips actually do work, however they’re not the most effective way to whiten your teeth. Here’s a bit about how they work, how to use them safely, and what you should be know before you try them out.

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What is the cycle of obstructive sleep apnea?

What is the cycle of obstructive sleep apnea?

Posted in General

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) causes disruptions in breathing while the suffer is sleeping. Here’s a little about how the obstructive sleep apnea cycle works.

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Tips for Talking While Wearing Dentures

Tips for Talking While Wearing Dentures

Posted in Restorative Dentistry, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, General

When you first get your dentures you may find that talking isn’t as easy as it was before, but it just takes practice. Here are a few tips for our Surrey dentists on how to get better at talking while wearing your dentures.

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Should I consider teeth whitening?

Should I consider teeth whitening?

Posted in Cosmetic & Reconstructive Dentistry, General

If you’re wondering if you should consider teeth whitening, here are some tips from our Surrey dentists on how to tell if it would be right for you.

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What are the differences between the three types of sleep apnea?

What are the differences between the three types of sleep apnea?

Posted in General

What are the three types of sleep apnea and what exactly is the condition? Here, our Surrey dentists give brief explanation of the three types of sleep apnea (OSA, CSA and Mixed Sleep Apnea).

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Why are my dentures loose?

Why are my dentures loose?

Under some circumstances your dentures can become loose and not fit as well as they did when you first got them. Here are some tips from our Surrey dentists to help you to maintain a comfortable and fit.

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How long do dental implants take to heal?

How long do dental implants take to heal?

Posted in Restorative Dentistry, General

The dental implant process usually happens in multiple steps. This means that it will require more than one healing stage, making healing time variable depending on the number of teeth are being replaced, the patient’s health, and several other factors.

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What happens if I don’t treat my sleep apnea?

What happens if I don’t treat my sleep apnea?

If sleep apnea is left untreated sufferers could face an increased risk of some serious health problems, including stroke, heart attack, high blood pressure, heart disease and depression.

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Tips on How to Improve Your Flossing Technique

Tips on How to Improve Your Flossing Technique

Posted in Oral Health Care & Prevention, General

Often people don’t take too much care with flossing, some even skip it completely, because they think brushing is sufficient. If that’s you and you want to do a better job flossing, here are few tips that can help you along the way.

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