Tongue Piercings – Are They Right for You?

Choose wisely and listen to your dentist when it comes to oral health.

Dentists often get a bad rap when it comes to telling you what you should and shouldn’t do regarding your teeth, gums, mouth, and tongue. What they say, generally isn’t what the patient hopes to hear. The trend of tongue piercings is one such incident. But, this should be discussed and needs close attention. Before you decide to get one…here’s … Read More

Here’s How to Protect Those Teeth…

Your Airdrie Springs Dentists say: "Mouth guards are an important part of both good dental safety…and common sense."

According to the American Dental Association, an estimated 5 million teeth are knocked out every year through sports. The ADA also believes that wearing a mouth guard prevents 200,000 injuries to mouths of athletes and sports players every year. In addition, the Academy for Sports Dentistry recommends mouth guards for more than 40 different sports.   Think about it…   … Read More

A Brighter Smile – Take This One Step to Have Yours

Get your brighter smile. Ask you dentist today.

Lots of people say they really do want to have a brighter smile …   And yet, to that end, the average person spends only 38.5 days brushing their teeth over their lifetime. Not a lot of effort, right?   On the other hand, some people do make the decision to move forward to find a solution and fix their … Read More

Fun Facts About Dentistry: Part 3—Hair Cut and Tooth Pulled, Please…

Barbers used to be the dentist as well

As alluded to in the first two blogs, many dental articles and blogs focus on the seriousness of taking care of your teeth.   But dentists and dentistry doesn’t have to be serious all the time. This is the final post in this three-part series dedicated to the FUN side of dentistry! The hope is…you’ve enjoyed them and discovered something … Read More

Fun Facts About Dentistry: Part 2 – Meet Ratoncito Perez

Meet Ratoncito Perez

A lot of dentistry tips seem to focus on only the seriousness of taking care of your teeth. Possible diseases, brushing, crooked teeth, spacing and a variety of other issues are just a few on the top of the list.   But dentists and dentistry aren’t always so serious and dull. Dentists can have a fun side too. This is … Read More

Fun Facts About Dentistry: Part 1—Jewels in Your Teeth. Seriously?

Fun Facts

A lot of dentistry tips focus mostly on the seriousness of taking care of your teeth. What possible diseases can stem from bad teeth or gums and what procedures you may need are just a few.  Preventive care is another hard-hit issue written about when you think about your teeth…   But dentists, and dentistry aren’t always serious. The following … Read More

Pregnancy and the Dentist: Part 2—What Expectant Moms Want to Know  

What expectant moms need to know Part 2

What Expectant Moms Want to Know Part 2. Maybe you’re a soon-to-be mom yourself.  You may find comfort in knowing, like you, many pregnant women have questions about their oral health during pregnancy. This is the second blog in this series covering that very topic!   Dental Work Requiring Medications and Pregnancy Any dentist should assess your needs as a … Read More

Pregnancy and Dentists: Part 1 – What Expectant Moms Want to Know…

What expectant women need to know

What Expectant Moms Want to Know… Many expectant (or soon-to-be expectant) mothers have questions about their oral health during pregnancy. This is the first of three blogs covering that topic! The first question most soon-to-be Moms want to know is… Is it safe to have dental work done during pregnancy? Yes – The fact is, it’s actually recommended to have … Read More