What You Should Know About Recreational Drugs and Your Teeth
We don’t live in an ideal world. Sometimes people adopt habits that are really damaging to their teeth. One such example are people who have developed rampant caries from the use of recreational drugs. These patients can be rehabilitated with implant overdentures with locators. The esthetics will be favourable and the prosthesis will be […]
Top Foods to Eat for Dental Health
Most of us know the drill and are aware of proper oral hygiene. We know to brush twice daily, floss our teeth, and rinse. We recognize the importance of visiting the dentist for thorough cleanings on a regular basis. Although begrudgingly, most of us understand that eating lots of sweets and sugary candy is not the best way to keep our teeth and gums healthy.
Is a Prosthodontic Treatment Right for You?
Everyone loves to laugh. We laugh at jokes, when we are enjoying the company of others, at special occasions, and even when we are all by ourselves observing our pet doing something totally outrageous. Laughing or smiling is the medicine for the soul. Yet there are many individuals who are self-conscious and try to avoid situations where they relax and naturally smile…
How Cavities are Formed
If you’ve ever had a cavity filled, you know that it can be a bit of an annoyance. Your mouth remains frozen for a few hours after your appointment, and the sounds of the drill can be a little off putting. It might surprise you, but at Dr. Beatrice Leung Dentistry, we want to ensure you are cavity free, just as much as you do! That said, there is really only one way to help protect your mouth from cavities, and that is healthy dental care practices.
How to Avoid the Dreaded Cavity
Kids hate going to the dentist because they fear white lab coats and unfamiliar tools. As adults, many of us also hate going to the dentist because we fear the news the dentist will tell us. While ignorance may be bliss, knowing how to avoid the dreaded cavity will have you looking forward to your next dentist appointment so you can show off your progress!
How Often Should You Visit the Dentist?
We can all get a little bit lazy when it comes to oral care, and keeping on top of visits to the dentist more often than not, seem to slip our mind. Some people say once a year is fine, while others seem to be going every few months. You may be wondering exactly how […]
“I’d Like To Know More About Teeth Whitening” Written by Dr Beatrice Leung In my practice in Toronto, many patients ask me about teeth whitening in one-way or another. Teeth Whitening has definitely become a very popular treatment that can brighten up your smile quickly. Both online and local retail stores have countless teeth whitening […]
What You Should Know About Bad Breath
Have you ever wondered what actually causes morning breath? Or just bad breath in general? It’s a pretty common experience and an embarrassing one at that. All it really comes down to is an accumulation of bacteria in the mouth. The medical term for this phenomenon is referred to as halitosis. If you, or someone […]
Baby Teething 101
Being a new parent isn’t easy and neither is growing in your first set of teeth. Babies begin sprouting their primary teeth between three to twelve months of age. This process is long and sometimes painful for your little one. Our team has some useful things you should know about the teething process and helpful […]
How to Choose the Perfect Toothbrush
It is highly recommended that you replace you tooth brush every three months, or sooner if it begins to show wear, to maintain optimal oral health. But when it comes to picking out a new brush, what do you look for? With so many options on the market it’s sometimes difficult to choose. Here are some […]