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Westmount Dental Surgery Blog

Children and Loose Teeth

At around the age of six, children begin to lose baby teeth as the first set of permanent teeth erupt through the gums. This is a natural process and parents should not intervene by attempting to remove a loose tooth themselves or try to speed the[…]

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Children and Loose Teeth
The RIGHT Family Dentist

Finding a dentist that can meet your needs is usually not a problem. However, finding one that can take care of your entire family's dental requirements needs a bit more thought. 

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The RIGHT Family Dentist
Composite Resin Tooth-Coloured Fillings

For decades the only type of filling available was an amalgam mix that was silver in colour and very noticeable. Nowadays, there is a choice and many people are opting for composite resin fillings that can be coloured to match the existing tooth[…]

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Composite Resin Tooth-Coloured Fillings
Sedation Dentistry Is Safe

Although sedation is necessary for many dental procedures, it is also an option for people who fear the dentist for even minor procedures. Dental anxiety is a very common problem and prevents countless people from seeing a dentist as often as they[…]

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Sedation Dentistry Is Safe
Preventing Complications With Dental Implants

Although dental implants are widely recognised as being one of the best methods for replacing missing teeth, they require good care. 

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Preventing Complications With Dental Implants
Child's First Dental Appointment

Good dental care begins early in life and a child's first visit to a dentist should coincide with the appearance of the first tooth. This is usually in the first year and, regardless of whether any teeth have broken through or not, every child[…]

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Child's First Dental Appointment
Reduce Sugar Intake for Healthier Teeth

Too much sugar, and particularly sugary snacks, as part of a regular diet is not good for our bodies or our teeth. Not only can excessive sugar consumption lead to increased risk of high blood pressure, diabetes and heart disease but it can also[…]

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Reduce Sugar Intake for Healthier Teeth
Tobacco and Dental Health

Most sensible people acknowledge that tobacco and tobacco products are harmful to health. Apart from the increased risk of heart problems, stroke and cancer, tobacco is also responsible for a number of dental issues including stained teeth, gum[…]

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Tobacco and Dental Health
Reducing Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth sensitivity can range from a very mild but irritating tingling to being extremely painful. The pain is usually triggered by heat or cold -- as when you’re drinking tea or coffee or eating ice cream.

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Reducing Tooth Sensitivity
Repairing Worn-Down Teeth

The human tooth is extremely hard but can be damaged and become worn down for a variety of reasons. Thankfully, the modern dentist has a number of methods available to repair or replace teeth that have been eroded. Which method is best will depend[…]

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Repairing Worn-Down Teeth