Oral Health Tips

Veneers – An Instant Smile Makeover

A beautiful smile speaks to a variety of desirable qualities, including confidence, charisma, and self-esteem. If your teeth leave you feeling self-conscious about your appearance, Dr. Adibfar and her team can help. Dental veneers are a cosmetic dental procedure created primarily to improve the appearance of the tooth. Porcelain veneers are ultra-thin shells of dental [...]

2017-12-14T10:49:40+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Oral Health Tips|

What is a Fluoride Treatment?

Fluoride is a natural mineral that can be found in almost all food and water you consume. Fluoride is the best way to protect your teeth from tooth decay. People generally lose fluoride in their teeth due to acids caused by plaque buildup, bacteria and sugars that attack your tooth enamel. To get the fluoride [...]

2017-11-16T11:40:07+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Oral Health Tips|

What To Do About Sensitive teeth

Do you experience pain when you eat or drink something that is hot, cold, or sweet? Sensitive teeth are one of the most common complaints made by patients. If you suffer from sensitive teeth, you should visit your dentist for an exam to be sure there is not a more serious issue causing the sensitivity. [...]

2017-10-16T09:55:12+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Oral Health Tips, Uncategorised|

The Importance of Dental visits

In order to take care of your teeth, you need to do more than just brushing and flossing. For complete care, you should make an appointment every 6 months with your dentist for a regular checkup and cleaning. Regular dental visits will help your teeth stay cleaner, last longer and can prevent any oral problems [...]

2017-09-14T11:58:39+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Oral Health Tips|

What is a Root Canal?

A root canal is a treatment that repairs a damaged or infected tooth. This procedure involves removing the area of the damaged tooth, cleaning the remaining part of the tooth, and sealing it. The tooth can be affected due to cracks, cavities, or even germs that lead to tooth decay. What to Expect? A root [...]

2017-08-30T09:31:45+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Oral Health Tips|

Teeth Whitening Treatments

Are you self-cautious about your smile due to stained or discoloured teeth? If that sounds like you, you're not alone. Even if you start out with nice white teeth, you will notice that in time your teeth will become discoloured and stained. Teeth lose their natural colour due to many reasons such as:  • Smoking • [...]

2017-08-03T14:02:49+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Oral Health Tips|

Teething Tips for Parents

Teething is a big part of a young child's development. Watching your child grow up is something very special. "No parent likes to see their child in any pain or discomfort," says Dr. Maryam Adibfar, a Toronto dentist who has been helping children and parents alike with their oral health. "That's why the teething phase [...]

2017-01-02T13:16:44+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Oral Health Tips|

Healthy Snacks to Keep Your Teeth Healthy

Healthy snacks aren't always easy to come by. Whether you're watching your favourite hockey team, settling in for a movie night or having friends over for game night, you're probably thinking about what snacks to have on hand. It's no secret that these fund past times are great excuses to indulge on your favourite foods. [...]

2016-12-03T10:31:52+00:00 December 3rd, 2016|Oral Health Tips|

Root Canals: The Truth About Them

Root canals have gotten a bad rap. We've heard the stories about how painful they are or how comfortable they can be. "Root canals have become synonymous with pain and discomfort," says Dr. Maryam Adibfar, a Toronto-based dentist who has been performing root canals for years. "But as the dental industry, technology and skills have [...]

2016-12-03T10:27:03+00:00 December 3rd, 2016|Oral Health Tips|