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Twisted Tastebuds

Were you taught back in school that the tongue has different zones for each taste? The truth is that it actually doesn’t. The illustrations from grade school would show the tongue having different taste areas such as “bitter”… Read More

Dentistry and Taxes

Two things in life are said to be certain; death and taxes. When it comes to taxes and dentistry, the most common question is this: are dental expense considered “Medical Expenses” when filing Income taxes? In Canada, most… Read More

Root Canals

How Successful is a Root Canal Treatment? A root canal is a common dental treatment used by a dentist to remove infection from inside a tooth, before sealing the tooth to preserve its structure. Contrary to popular belief,… Read More

Discomfort at the Dentist is a Thing of the Past

Do you avoid dental appointments out of a fear of discomfort? Some level of dental phobia is common among Americans. In fact, as many as three-quarters of us have some level of anxiety about visiting the dentist. It’s… Read More

Eat the Foods You Want with Dental Implants

Tooth loss has a number of negative consequences, and for many patients, one of the most frustrating outcomes is the need to adapt their diet and give up favorite foods. Indeed, certain tooth replacement methods, like dentures, partials… Read More

Receding gums: Are dental implants an option?

With the advantages of modern dentistry, there are few obstacles that can’t be overcome in terms of replacing missing teeth.  Dental implants, generally the tooth replacement method of choice, can be customized to compensate for a number of… Read More