How Tobacco Usage Affect Your Dental Health

damaged teeth with tobaco

It’s no secret that smoking is bad for your health. Even those who do smoke or use other tobacco products often wish they could quit because they suffer devastating consequences from this unhealthy addiction. Not only do cigarettes drain your bank account, and are linked to a long list of very serious health afflictions, tobacco usage is pretty terrible for … Read More

Magnets and Braces: What you should know?

braces and magnets

Braces have helped millions of people get the smile they’ve always dreamed of. We love seeing people come into our office, full of anticipation and brimming with all kinds of questions. It is a great journey that we get to enjoy with our patients because after their braces have been removed, they are full of confidence and with a smile … Read More

Causes and Solutions for Sensitive Teeth

Solutions for Sensitive Teeth

Do you know the feeling of taking a drink that’s unbearably cold or sipping on soup that’s really hot, and suddenly it feels like a shock to your tooth?! You might be experiencing the effects of sensitive teeth. Also known as dentine hypersensitivity, sensitive teeth are a common problem for many people. Often times, the root of the problem is … Read More

Difference between an Orthodontist and Dentist that offers Orthodontic Treatments


Most people know that there is a difference between a dentist and an orthodontist. While both work at helping people achieve a healthy smile and good oral health, the difference lies in the services they offer. Recently, there is another category that comes up — dentists that offer orthodontic treatments. It can all get a little confusing regarding who does … Read More

What is the Difference Between a Dentist and an Orthodontist?

What is the difference between dentist and orthodontist

While dentists and orthodontists are both professionals that help patients achieve healthy teeth and gums (not to forget dental hygienists, who are also very important!), they do different things, have different levels of education, and solve different types of problems. It’s important to know the difference between dentists and orthodontists because you want to make sure you are seeing the … Read More