What is Dental Scaling?

While a good oral hygiene routine can really promote strong teeth and healthy gums, it’s not always possible to keep tartar at bay. Keeping up with exemplary oral hygiene through consistent and regular brushing and flossing can thwart the formation of tartar but may not entirely prevent it. This is why it is important to…

How Are Cavities Formed?

Cavities take time to form and start as tiny holes on the enamel of a tooth which compromises the hard surface.  When left untreated, cavities will work through tooth enamel and into the structure of the tooth. This process doesn’t occur overnight, and is something that can be prevented or lessened by adopting a good…

How Alcohol Affects Your Teeth

Dental Tips for keeping your teeth healthy from Dentists at North Burnaby Dental Group. For many people over the holidays they indulge in savoury meals, sugary treats and alcoholic beverages.  While consuming them may be fun at the time, have you ever thought about whether or not alcohol can have a negative effect on your…

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Dentists at North Burnaby Dental Group strive to provide valuable tools and resources both on and offline for healthy oral care.   Twice a month, we post articles that contain some of the latest information on dental health topics, tips, prevention and solutions. Some recent articles: How to Pack a Health Smile While Travelling How…