Dental Bonding: A Long-Lasting & Simple Cosmetic Service

Couple embraces and smiles to show teeth after dental bonding treatment

Your smile makes a statement – it speaks volumes without a single word being uttered. But if you’re unhappy with your teeth, you aren’t putting your best smile forward. One of the techniques we use as a dentist in Vancouver that repairs smiles with excellent results is dental bonding. It can beautifully transform imperfections and damage, helping you smile with …

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Ward Off Gum Disease With Visits To Your Vancouver Dentist

You may have periodontal (gum) disease and not even know it, and as your dentist in Vancouver, at Gentle Dental Vancouver we want to help you avoid the serious health implications that can come with untreated gum disease. We’re not trying to scare you, but … nearly half of adults have it. And many don’t know it. Also known as gum …

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Take Advantage Of Your Dental Insurance At Our Vancouver Office

As a dentist in Vancouver, at Gentle Dental Vancouver, we don’t want anyone to put off their dental care because they don’t think they can afford it. Whether you have dental insurance coverage or not, we want you to be able to book your next appointment with confidence. In the dental industry, we know that people with dental insurance benefits …

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Teeth Sealants: A Popular Way To Protect Your Smile

Did you know … dental sealants applied by your dentist in Vancouver are an effective and popular way to prevent cavities in molars and premolars. And they aren’t just for kids! Sealants are plastic coatings that are painted on the chewing surfaces of your teeth. Because the sealant material is fluid when applied, it effectively fills the grooves of molars …

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Dental Crowns Repair And Enhance Damaged Teeth

At Gentle Dental Vancouver, many of our patients have had dental crowns (or crown & bridge treatment) to restore their beautiful smiles. But many haven’t, and we often get questions about what a crown is and why we would place one. We’re glad to take a moment today to give you a general overview and let you know why this …

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Tooth Extraction Restoration Options From Your Vancouver Dentist

Last month, we blogged about the reasons you may need a tooth extraction. As your dentist in Vancouver, at Gentle Dental Vancouver, we also have ways to restore your teeth if your tooth extraction left you with a gap in your smile that changes how well you chew, speak, and feel around other people. Another consideration is that spaces left …

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6 Situations When Tooth Extraction Could Be Necessary

As a dentist in Vancouver, at Gentle Dental Vancouver, a tooth extraction is one of the most common procedures we do besides regular dental hygiene care and thorough oral health checkups. And while we’ll always do our best to treat your tooth to save it, there are many reasons why pulling one or more teeth may be necessary, depending on …

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Oral Cancer Checks Are A Priority At Our Vancouver Dental Office

As dentists in Vancouver, at Gentle Dental we have the expert skill and training to detect many diseases of the mouth, including oral cancer. Did you know that three Canadians die every day from oral cancer? In fact, more people die from mouth and throat cancers than either cervical or skin cancer. And because two-thirds of oral cancers are discovered …

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You Can Save A Badly Damaged Tooth With Root Canal Treatment

Before you read any further, let’s get something out of the way. Root canal treatment – an amazing dental technique that repairs and saves teeth – gets a bad rap. Despite its proven success, amazing outcome, and modern-day technique, I still hear patients ask me when treatment is completed, “Wow, is that it?!” This is because the pain associated with …

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Teeth Whitening From The Pros Is The Way To Go

Did you know that about 60% of Canadians believe an attractive smile impacts their self-confidence? This was uncovered in a survey conducted by the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association. Perhaps that’s why we all like to keep our teeth their whitest and brightest … because we know how good it feels, the confidence it instills, and the great impression it makes! …

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