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Are Dental Implants Covered by Insurance in Canada?

In Canada, you want to have dental coverage before you go to the dentist. This will reduce the cost of dental cleanings, regular check-ups, repairs, and any extensive dental procedures such as a dental implant. You want to have financial coverage whenever you visit the dentist. Dental Care in Canada Under the government healthcare system in…

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Can You Get Dental Implants if You Have Bone Loss?

Bone loss in the jaw is a potentially life-altering condition that can be brought on by many factors. These factors include neglecting dentist visits, irregular brushing, and osteoporosis. Fortunately, there are treatment options available if your jaw is experiencing bone loss. It’s important to research these treatment options, especially if you have been considering dental…


Do I Need Emergency Dental Care?

The Tell Tale Signs You’re Experiencing a Dental Emergency You take a bite out of a corn on the cob during your weekend barbecue. All of a sudden, you feel something small and hard in your mouth. You pluck it out only to find that it’s a chipped part of your tooth. Then, the pain…

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Dentures vs Dental Implants – Smile Well Dental in North Vancouver

In the first quarter of 2020, the search term “dental implants near me” and “cost of dental implants in Canada” were trending on Google. During that same time period, the search term “dentures near me” and “dentist dentures” were also trending on Google. There are good reasons for this. First, as the population of Canada…


Mini Dental Implants in North Vancouver

Globally, the Baby Boomer generation has been the fastest-growing demographic over the last decade. In the US, for example, the number of people over the age of 65 has more than tripled and will continue to grow exponentially in the coming years. Once these Boomers reach the age of 75, more than 26% of them…


What are Dental Veneers? Uses, Procedure, and Durability

Dental veneers (also known as porcelain veneers or dental porcelain laminates) are thin, custom-made shells designed to cover the surface of your teeth. The shell is specially formulated with teeth-colored laminate. This drastically improves your teeth’s appearance—changing their color, size, and shape. What Materials are Dental Veneers Made of? Dental veneers are made of Porcelain or resin composite materials. It…

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Why Does My Jaw Hurt?

  If you’ve ever asked yourself this question, you might suffer from one of the most common causes of joint pain, temporomandibular joint disorder or TMD. Between 5% and 12% of people around the world suffer from some form of jaw pain. TMD has a wide variety of causes and symptoms. The good news is…


What Are All-on-X Dental Implants?

  120 million adult Americans are missing at least 1 tooth. While this can be just a cosmetic problem, often, it can cause issues with eating and speaking. If you’re one of these 120 million Americans, then you may either feel self-conscious about your teeth or are struggling with your quality of life from the lack…