Tag Archives: Dental Care Experts Calgary

Keeping Baby Teeth Healthy

We know they don’t last forever – but Baby Teeth, or Primary Dentition, are still important and play a vital role in a child’s development and oral health. Don’t Give Up On Baby Teeth Just because baby teeth are deciduous and are programmed to fall-out at a specific stage of development doesn’t mean the health
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Why Are My Teeth So Sensitive?

Sensitive Teeth is a condition that plagues many an adult patient.  Triggered by different temperatures, acidic foods and sweets – Tooth Sensitivity can result in people avoiding their favorite chilled dessert or hot drink. NW Calgary Dentists at Metro Dental explain that though Tooth Sensitivity can be painful and annoying; it can also be easily
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Wisdom Teeth Removal

Some people may feel that having your Wisdom Teeth Removed is a natural – almost expected – procedure that we all face at some point.  But does everyone have to have their Wisdom Teeth removed? NW Calgary Dentists at Metro Dental in Harvest Hills explain that Extracting Wisdom Teeth isn’t something everyone gets to experience
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The Importance of Sharing Your Medical History with Your Dentist

If you’ve ever wondered why your dental office’s new patient questionnaire asks so many general health questions – it’s because certain medical conditions and medications can pose health risks during dental treatment – so fully disclosing your health history is a crucial step to receiving responsible customized care. Family Dentists at Metro Dental in Harvest
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Having Thoughts of a Spring Cleaning?

With spring just around the corner our thoughts go to cleaning out our homes – and our mouths. Booking an appointment to have your teeth cleaned may be something that you do automatically every three to six months.  Maintaining regular dental appointments can actually save you money in the long run – as consistent examination
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Why Wearing Orthodontic Brackets and Wires Isn’t Such a Bad Thing

Our last blog talked about Invisalign® with its clear retainers and advantage of being removable.  But what happens if Invisalign isn’t the right option for you – are you left not straightening your teeth? NW Calgary General Dentists – Dr. Jeff Chen and Dr. Verena Lam – empathize with patients who have talked to friends
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Transforming Your Smile with Invisalign

Orthodontic Treatment is an exciting time as you see the transformation of a smile and feel the benefits that your newly aligned teeth provide.  General Dentists at Metro Dental in Harvest Hills are excited to offer patients orthodontic care, and utilize systems that use brackets and wires, as well as the clear, bracketless system by
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Treatment Options after Tooth Extraction

Having a tooth extracted isn’t the end of the world.  As a society we place a lot of weight in keeping our natural teeth for a life time – but that is not always an attainable goal when dental trauma, decay and infection sometimes means a tooth has to be extracted. NW Calgary General Dentists
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Why Do I Need a Root Canal?

General Dentists at Metro Dental in NW Calgary provide Root Canal Treatment to patients and explain that this ‘dreaded’ procedure isn’t half as bad as its reputation portrays – and that having a root canal provides an opportunity to save a tooth that would otherwise have to be extracted. Root Canals can be performed on
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Dental Insurance – Use It or Lose It

If you’re one of the lucky ones who has employee benefits that offers dental coverage, you probably already realize that this health benefit helps you maintain affordable and regular dental care.  But are you sure that you’re making the most of your coverage and understand the terms and eligibility stipulations that may apply? Dr. Jeff
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