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Tooth Extraction: Procedure & Recovery

Though modern dentistry is capable of minimally invasive management for serious oral disease conditions, it is still possible for tooth decay or traumatic injury to damage a tooth beyond repair. As a result, tooth extractions are common procedures at every dental clinic. Sam Shin, a dentist in North Vancouver, provides insight into a typical tooth…

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Options for Treatment of TMJ Disorders

There are several things you need to know about TMJ or temporomandibular joint syndrome. This joint connects the jaw to the skull. When it is damaged or injured, there can be jaw pain in that area. We call the disorder TMJ. It is also called TMD, which stands for temporomandibular disorder. Your dentist in Vancouver…

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How You Can Keep Your Teeth White

Keeping up with beauty standards in today’s world has never been harder. For those of you struggling to keep your teeth white, the comforting news is that there are lots of teeth whitening options. Because of the CoVID-19 pandemic, a visit to the dentist is probably not high on your list of concerns, which means at-home…

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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…

Which one is better? Invisalign vs. Braces

Do you want to straighten your teeth? Are you researching the differences between metal braces and Invisalign? For patients with misaligned teeth, deciding between the two options can be quite a struggle. That’s because there are pros and cons for either of the options. In this article, the dentists at Smile Well Dental tell us…