Is Going To The Dentist Safe While Pregnant?

The dentists from North Burnaby Dental Group provide information about oral care, dental procedures while pregnant. A common question that many people ask is whether it is okay to undergo dental procedures or do dental check-ups while pregnant. The answer is yes, it is important to take care of your dental health and especially during…

When Should Fillings Be Replaced?

Dental fillings are intended to restore or replace the tooth structure that has been lost to decay. These fillings may remain functional for many years. However, constant pounding from eating and drinking, particularly from clenching and grinding may be a fundamental reason for dental fillings to fail and need replacing at a later time. When…

Burnaby Sedation Dentistry – Tips for Easing Dental Anxiety

Burnaby Dentist provides information about sedation dentistry and dental anxiety. For some people, the thought alone of visiting a Burnaby Dentist can be overwhelming and fearful.  The feelings that are experienced are real, cause a considerable amount of stress and produce physical symptoms.  This is known as Dental Anxiety.  If you experience dental anxiety, it…

Are There Risks to Oral Piercings?

Oral piercings or tongue, cheek and lip piercings have become common in recent years, especially with the younger generation. Like tattoos, decorating ones’ face with these piercings is considered an art and a kind of self-expression. While an oral piercing might give a unique and cool look, there are however, potential risks to them. Before…

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…