How to Prevent Common Dental Issues over the Holidays

The Most Common Issues a Dentist Sees After the Holidays, and How You Can Avoid Them Tis’ the season to be jolly, and often overindulgent. While being festive during the holidays, you will probably eat more—especially sugary foods—drink more coffee, tea, and wine, and stay up later. And that’s okay! It is the holidays after […]

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The Gaps in Canadian Dental Coverage

How Your Local Kanata Dental Centre is Helping to Provide You with More Dental Coverage Canada is known for its excellent universal health care system but when it comes to taking care of Canadians’ teeth, that’s a completely different story. Dental coverage in Canada is private, so people must pay for dental insurance if they […]

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DIY Teeth Whitening Tips

Home Remedies for Teeth Whitening That Support Your Dentist’s Recommendations Are you frustrated with a yellow smile, but can’t quite spring for professional teeth whitening services yet? That’s okay! We appreciate that patients might be hesitant to spend money on what can seem like a purely cosmetic service. Thankfully, there are a few DIY home […]

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Good Dental Hygiene for Low Blood Sugar Patients

Why Regular Visiting Your Walk-In Dentist is Important if You Have Low Blood Sugar Although proper dental hygiene is important for everyone, those who have poor blood glucose (or blood sugar) levels need to be extra vigilant about taking care of their teeth. Poor blood sugar levels are associated with decreased saliva production, which can […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Dental Fillings

Why Dental Fillings Are a Common and Necessary Treatment That You Shouldn’t Fear Many people fear the dentist because they don’t know exactly what goes on during dental treatments. So instead of going to the dentist when needed, people try to ignore the nagging pain in their teeth, because the pain is better than the […]

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