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The best ways to keep teeth and gums healthy is proactive approach to dental care. Learn what you can do at home fromOakville dentist Dr. BIs.

How can my bite cause me so much pain?

Headaches, muscle tension, and migraines are most often the result of a bad bite. When facial muscles are strained by constant contraction, meaning they are held tight for long periods of time, they begin to hurt. These can occur on one or both sides, and [...]

2021-02-11T06:45:06-05:00February 8th, 2021|

A Scientific Study that shows why it’s even more important to see your dentist regularly

For as long as I have been a dentist, I’ve been telling, educating, stressing, and even nagging my patients to please come in for their periodontal therapy (often referred to as a “cleaning”) more frequently.  Many patients don’t want to come in that frequently [...]

2021-02-09T05:41:41-05:00January 4th, 2021|

Shattering Myths: Reversing Dental Decay Naturally

We are cognizant that some who look toward a holistic lifestyle also might look toward at-home remedies to correct dental and health concerns before seeking professional advice. While we applaud people’s commitment to exploring their optimal health, we caution that there are just some health [...]

2019-10-18T15:50:08-04:00October 16th, 2019|

Too Much of a Good Thing… The Story Behind Fluoride

Fluoride has been a contentious issue for many decades now and leaves patients concerned and confused about the role fluoride should or shouldn’t play in their own dental care, as well as their children’s. What makes the question of fluoride even more confusing is the [...]

2019-10-09T17:29:23-04:00October 9th, 2019|

Baby Teeth Fall Out Anyway, So No Need to Visit the Dentist Yet

Great Dental Care Starts Before the Teeth Even Enter the Picture Dental care has come a long way in the past few decades, but what always surprises us is how many people don’t understand the importance of good oral hygiene for babies. Yes… it [...]

2019-10-02T07:00:22-04:00October 2nd, 2019|

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