How To Protect Your Teeth From Cavities

How To Protect Your Teeth From Cavities

How does a cavity form in a tooth? First, for a tooth to be susceptible to decay, the bacteria which we all carry in our mouths must adhere themselves to the tooth by combining with proteins in saliva and food debris, and forming a layer known as plaque.

Dental Implants Are You a Candidate?

Dental Implants Are You a Candidate?

Not too long ago, if you required replacement teeth, whether, for reasons of disease, accident or cosmetic preference, your choices were limited. Today, with innovation inspired by nature, modern dental implantology offers patients greatly expanded options when it comes to replacing one or more missing teeth.

Most Mouthwashes Just Don’t Wash

Most Mouthwashes Just Don’t Wash

Dr. James Hallam, Laurentian Dental, Kitchener Whether it’s to mask bad breath, fight cavities or prevent the buildup of plaque, mouthwashes or rinses serve a variety of purposes. Or so we think! Though they may leave your mouth with a clean, fresh taste, some rinses...