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…

Burnaby Dentist – What You Should Know About Dental Implants

North Burnaby Dental Group provides information about “dental implants in Burnaby”.   Losing a tooth can be a traumatic experience and leave you feeling self conscious and embarrassed about your appearance.  Normal routine actions such as smiling, laughing, speaking, eating and talking are affected and you will most likely make a conscious effort to hide your teeth.…

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…

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…