How Long Do Dental Crowns Last?

Example of dental bridge installation

You may have heard the words “dental crowns” being thrown around at your dental office, but you probably have a lot of questions as to what they’re for, how they’re made, and how long they last. Or, perhaps you just received your new crown and are wondering how to look after it properly and when … Read more

How To Clean Invisalign®Aligners

Invisalign aligner and dental mirror on desk in Toronto dental office

Invisalign treatment is a fabulous (and nearly invisible) way for teens and adults alike to straighten their teeth and beautify their smiles. And another perk? Invisalign aligners, also referred to as retainers or trays, are super easy to clean and maintain. If you need to clean your aligners, follow these steps for flawless cleaning tips. … Read more

How Often Do You Need To Have Your Teeth Cleaned?

Confident young woman smiling and holding toothbrush

Maintaining a good oral health routine at home is the key to preventing dental problems. However, you’ve probably heard how important it is to visit your dentist and dental hygienist regularly to protect your mouth against gum disease, plaque and cavities so you’re probably left wondering; how often do I really need to visit the … Read more

Will Dental Floss Dissolve?

Oral hygiene tools including toothbrush, toothpaste, and dental floss

Flossing your teeth is obviously an important part of your oral routine and something your dentist will consistently ensure you’re doing on your own. Why? Because it helps remove food debris stuck between your teeth that can otherwise cause decay, gum disease, or an infection. Even the smallest amount of food that’s not removed can … Read more

Going to the Dentist Without Insurance

Green dentist's chair in a dental clinic in Toronto

If you aren’t covered for dental care under work insurance benefits or don’t have enough money to afford a private insurance plan but you require dental work, don’t feel as though you’re out of options. There are still ways you can receive dental services without health insurance. Are there free dental care programs in the … Read more