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Finding a New & Close-by Dentist for the New Year

Why Take Your Child to The Dentist So Early?

April 2018

The moment your baby sprouts his or her first tooth is when you should begin their journey to good oral health! Children are at a higher risk for tooth decay, and if their primary teeth aren’t properly cared for, it can actually have a negative impact on their adult (permanent) teeth. Want to know what you can do to ensure your child gets a proper start to a lifetime of great oral health?

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Finding a New & Close-by Dentist for the New Year

Have You Been Flossing the Right Way?...

March 2018

Are you a pro flosser, or can your technique use a little “flossing up” on? Well, we’re about to tell you about four common mistakes people tend to make with flossing. Are you guilty of any of these?

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Finding a New & Close-by Dentist for the New Year

Is Your Dental Anxiety Compromising the Health of Your Smile?

February 14, 2018

If you suffer from a fear of the dentist, sedation dentistry can work wonders and help you to finally feel comfortable and relaxed about your visit. And if your dental anxiety has been holding you back from visiting the dentist for longer than 6 months, now is the time to really think about facing your fears… as you’re putting the health of your smile at risk.

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Finding a New & Close-by Dentist for the New Year

Finding a New & Close-by Dentist for the New Year

January 03, 2018

Whether you’re moving or have new needs, seeking out a new family dentist doesn’t need to be a challenge. By following these steps, you should be able to find a perfect dental match for your family in no time!

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The Four Main Causes of a Yellow, Stained Smile

The Four Main Causes of a Yellow, Stained Smile

December 07, 2017

Let’s face it… no one likes a yellow or discoloured smile… (unless you’re a really special one). And unfortunately, our teeth have a tendency to stain rather easily… especially if we regularly take part in certain habits that contribute to the problem. With that said, here are four main culprits of a stained smile... so you can know just what to avoid to keep a bright smile poppin’.

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The Facts on Enamel Erosion

The Facts on Enamel Erosion

November 20, 2017

Our tooth enamel is extremely valuable… and while it may be stronger than bone, unfortunately, certain habits can actually cause it to wear away and become weaker. Are you putting your precious tooth enamel at risk for wear? You might be doing it and have no idea that you are! Let’s make sure you know how to protect this valuable surface layer for life. (Cause once it’s gone, it’s gone forever).

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Halloween 2017 bite dental

Five of the Worst Halloween Treats for Oral Health

October 17, 2017

With so many classic Halloween treats to be collected this October 31st, we’re narrowing them down to our top 5 known to cause tooth decay and cavities. But don’t be too spooked – as long as you remember to take care of your smile and indulge responsibly, you’ll be helping to prevent new cavities from forming.

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fluoride is better

The Truth About Fluoride

August 27, 2017

Why exactly do our teeth love fluoride? Is this mineral really as beneficial for our smile as made out to be? This blog covers why dentists are always recommending fluoride treatment and fluoridated products to patients.

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Stained Teeth

4 Oral Health Issues Common Among Seniors

August 9, 2017

There are several oral health issues that the senior population is particularly susceptible to. It’s important that a senior knows about her or her risk so that the proper steps can be taken to protect their smile.

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Stained Teeth

5 Foods Known to Stain Teeth

July 10, 2017

If you’re trying to keep your smile as white as possible for as long as possible, especially if you’ve recently had a professional whitening treatment done – check this out. We’re going to let you in on 5 foods known to stain a beautiful smile… so try your best to avoid these!

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Root Decay

Are Your Teeth At Risk for Root Decay?

June 26, 2017

Did you know that tooth decay can affect the root of your tooth, and not just the normally visible portion or enamel? It’s true… and unfortunately, you might not know you have root decay until it’s too late (and root canal therapy is needed). Here’s how you can work to prevent that from happening.

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Have You Been Teeth Grinding In Your Sleep?

June 12, 2017

Many people grind their teeth during sleep without even knowing they’re doing it! Do you think you might be one of them? It’s important to address a “bruxism” problem as soon as you discover you have one to prevent serious potential damage to your smile. That said, here’s what to look out for, and what you can do about it.

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Traditional vs. Electric Toothbrushes

May 16, 2017

Let’s settle the debate about whether it’s better to use a manual toothbrush, or an electric one.

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May the Floss Be With You for Healthy Gums & Teeth

May 3, 2017

Many people truly underestimate the power of dental floss! The truth is, you’ve got to be flossing every day in order to maintain a truly healthy smile… and in order to prevent nasty diseases of the gums and teeth.

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The Wonderful World of Restorative Dentistry

April 20, 2017

When it comes to restoring a tooth or a smile, there are so many options for patients and their dentists to choose from.

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Why We Use the Amazing Intra Oral Camera

April 5, 2017

Have you ever wondered how your teeth appear on a magnified level? Come and take a closer look at your mouth with the intra oral camera!

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Have You Been Forgetting to Brush or Scrape Your Tongue?

March 28, 2017

Are you one of those people who forget to clean your tongue? Well, today we’re sharing three good reasons as to why you should never skip your tongue every time you brush and floss.

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Why Do I Have So Many Cavities?

March 9, 2017

Are you no stranger to cavities, despite your awesome oral hygiene efforts? You’re not the only one! There are other several other reasons why your teeth may be experiencing more decay than your friend with the flawless smile. Here’s what you can do to better protect your smile from more cavities.

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Bad Breath Got Your Tongue?

February 21, 2017

Bad breath can be an embarrassment... but you don't need to suffer. We can help you resolve your bad mouth odor for once and for all!

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My Oral Health is Perfect...

February 8, 2017

A person with excellent oral health, great looking teeth and gums and no warning signs may think they're better off skipping that routine visit with their dentist... but is this really a smart idea?

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Are You Brushing Properly?

January 18, 2017

Have you been brushing correctly every day? You may want to check to make sure that you have been.

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Cosmetic Bonding for the New Year

January 9, 2017

How confident are you in your smile? If it's a minor gap or other cosmetic flaw that's holding you back from showing your smile off to the world, cosmetic bonding may be the perfect treatment for you.

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Prevent Tooth Decay This Winter Holiday

December 20, 2016

Candy canes, peppermint brownies, Yule logs and fruit cake... boy, do we ever love these delicious winter goodies! But while we may love to indulge, this can unfortunately put our teeth in harm's way. This winter holiday, enjoy all the sweet desserts without putting your oral health at risk. We've got some tips and tricks!

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A Stronger Bite, a More Beautiful Smile... Crowns are Magic!

December 6, 2016

If a patient requires a restoration for a significantly damaged tooth, or wishes to cosmetically enhance their teeth... a dental crown can get these jobs done. Available in a variety of materials; from gold to porcelain to stainless steel... a crown is a dependable and strong restoration that can last for many years.

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Dentures: A Restored Smile for the Holidays

November 14, 2016

Our teeth are an essential part of our bodies, and losing them can be quite devastating. Fortunately, there are many restorative dental options available to patients today – one being dentures. Dentures are an excellent solution for patients with several or all teeth missing.

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Inlays and Onlays: A Superior Restoration

November 3, 2016

Did you know that composite and amalgam fillings aren't always the only ways to treat a decayed tooth? That's right – inlays and onlays can provide an exceptionally durable restoration in moderate-sized cavities.

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There's So Much to Love about Digital X-Rays

October 17, 2016

Why does Bite Dental use digital x-rays as opposed to film-based X-rays? Well, there are actually many reasons for that.

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Craze Lines: Another Thing to Fear this Halloween?

October 5, 2016

Craze lines are very tiny, vertical cracks that can be seen on the surfaces of some teeth. Should you be worried about your craze lines, and are your teeth "damaged"? We've got the details.

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Sedation Dentistry for a Comfortable Dental Visit

September 15, 2016

Dental phobia or anxiety causes a surprising number of patients to put off important dental visits. Sound like you or anyone you know? Fortunately, sedation dentistry can serve as a very effective solution, helping patients to feel much more comfortable at the dentist's office.

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Invisalign®: Get a Beautifully Straight Smile

September 1, 2016

Patients who want to straighten their teeth don't need to put up with a mouth full of metal in order to do so. In many cases, Invisalign® clear aligners can straighten teeth just as effectively as wire and bracket braces, and are virtually invisible and comfortable to wear!

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Preventive Dentistry for a Healthy, Beautiful Smile

August 22, 2016

When it comes to taking care of your teeth and gums, a proper oral hygiene routine is surely necessary. However, it can be tough at times for patients to keep up with adequate and consistent care. Have you been brushing and flossing as you should lately?

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Porcelain Veneers: The Ultimate Cosmetic Treatment

August 8, 2016

If you could change your smile, what would you fix? So many patients feel that there smile could use a little improvement... and porcelain veneers have the ability to completely transform a smile! Interested in this popular cosmetic treatment? We've got the details.

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Comparing Amalgam and Porcelain Fillings

July 18, 2016

When the dentist discovers a cavity in your tooth - naturally, a dental filling is in order. We know there are two main types of fillings used on patients everyday (silver and porcelain)... but how does the dentist or patient know which one to choose?

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Dental Implants: The Perfect Solution to Missing Teeth

July 4, 2016

Missing teeth can have a negative impact on the quality of a patient's life. Aside from being unattractive, simple tasks such as chewing or speaking may become more difficult. Thankfully, there's a permanent solution for missing teeth (with an incredibly high success rate) - dental implants! But is this popular dental treatment right for you?

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Zoom! Whitening: Treat Yourself to a Brighter, Radiant Smile

June 16, 2016

Bright and beautiful smiles are known to turn heads, while dull or discoloured teeth don't make much of an impression. Are you ready to dramatically whiten your teeth? All it takes is a short visit to Bite Dental!

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Flossing: Are You Doing It Wrong?

June 6, 2016

Are you one of the many people doing something (or a few things!) wrong when it comes to flossing? Flossing properly is essential to the health of your teeth and gums. These five common flossing mistakes will make you re-evaluate the way you floss.

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Snore No More: Your Miracle Solution for a Good Night's Sleep

May 11, 2016

Living with a stubborn snorer? Or maybe, you're the one who happens to be guilty! Habitual snorers may very well be suffering from obstructive sleep apnea... and their partners often have to put up with the consequences. Whether it's you or your partner snoring at night, it's likely that the both of you are sacrificing quality sleep. And it's not only the sleep you might be missing out on... your health is ultimately at risk, too.

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Bite Dental Welcomes You To Our New Website!

May 2, 2016

We at Bite Dental care about how our patients experience our dental service... both inside and outside of our office. That's why we're so excited to introduce the launch of our new website to our wonderful patients! So now you may be wondering... "Why the change"? Well, we've got a few reasons.

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