White Willow Family and Cosmetic Dentistry Blog
January 29, 2019
Want to have a good report from your dentist in Scarborough come your next checkup? It turns out that foods that are good for your waistline are also good for your teeth and gums. These include lean protein sources, reduced-fat calcium products, and plenty of raw fruits and vegetables.
January 28, 2019
Good dental health is essential for success in all aspects of life: social, business, personal, etc. That’s why following a few basic tips from a dentist in Scarborough is so important. These include daily brushing and flossing, limiting sugar consumption, quitting smoking, and seeing your dentist for regular checkups.
January 16, 2019
Finding a great family dentist in Scarborough comes down to location, services provided, and personal rapport. You should look for a dental practice that will care for everyone in your household, from the oldest adult to the youngest child. It’s also important to ensure that the practice takes your dental coverage.
December 30, 2018
Concerned about your underbite or overbite? Worried that you might need braces? Your dentist in Scarborough has the answers you need, including information about Invisalign aligners. Invisalign is a gentle, effective solution that avoids the drawbacks associated with traditional metal dentures.
December 29, 2018
TMJ disorder afflicts millions of Americans and Canadians, of all ages and walks of life. But what is TMJ and why does it affect so many people? Knowing a little bit about this medical condition can help you to manage its symptoms until you can see your dentist in Scarborough.
December 12, 2018
One of the hardest things about losing your teeth is the impact it has on your lifestyle. After all, it’s just natural to be able to eat any food you’d like, to speak with clarity and to smile with confidence. But when you’re suffering from teeth loss, these normal functions can quickly become memories of the past. Thankfully, with dental implants in Scarborough, you can regain the life you once had. Find out how!
November 20, 2018
Porcelain veneers in Scarborough may be the solution you’re looking for, if you’re interested in making your smile the best it can be. For many patients, can erase all signs of yellowing, chipping, unevenness, gaps, and discoloration. While veneers are a cosmetic form of therapy, they offer an affordable fee structure with options for financing the restoration.
November 18, 2018
If you’d rather suffer from a toothache than visit a dentist, you’re not alone. Many people are terrified of dental work. Unfortunately, that means those who are most anxious can, in the long run, face more aggressive procedures simply because they wait too long to get treatment. Fortunately, individualized sedation dentistry in Scarborough can help with the fear of even preventative maintenance.
November 4, 2018
It’s bad enough that your tooth is damaged to the point of needing a crown or other restoration. You know it’s got to be done but hassling with multiple office visits? Nobody’s got time for that…until now. Everyone can find time for same day crowns in Scarborough, made possible through a technology called CEREC®. (more…)
October 31, 2018
Gum disease is a disturbingly prevalent condition that affects over 85% of adult Americans in the US. One of the keys to reversing this trend, though, is to raise awareness about the condition and elevate the collective dental care IQ of the masses. Your dentist in Scarborough contributes to this by explaining what causes gum (periodontal) disease, its different stages and what can be done to treat it.