Welcome to our Dental Blog

This dental blog is the best source for our Port Coquitlam community to learn how to maintain good oral health.

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  1. Learn the difference between tooth decay and cavities.
  2. Understand how plaque can cause cavities, tartar, and gum disease.
  3. Learn the steps to preventing gum disease.
  4. Learn about the importance of dental check-ups, dental cleanings, and how to maintain a healthy smile.
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Are You Looking for a New Dentist?

As you begin your search for a Port Coquitlam dentist, take a moment to read the top five reasons patients choose their dentist. As well, take the time to read patient testimonials. Don’t avoid taking care of your smile. Any untreated oral issues can lead to symptoms, such as pain, infection, or loss of teeth.

Dentistry, Oral Health, and Nutrition

Dentistry is the prevention and treatment of oral disease, including diseases of the teeth and supporting structures and diseases of the soft tissues of the mouth. Oral health refers to the health of the teeth, gums, and the entire oral-facial system that allows us to smile, speak and chew.

A balanced and nutritious diet is good for your general and dental health. Healthy eating and oral health go hand in hand, for the most part. However, there are some outliers; however, it’s clear that nutrition directly impacts your teeth and gums. Specifically, poor nutrition may lead to tooth decay, cavities, and gum disease. Researchers have also linked oral diseases to diabetes, heart disease, stroke, and premature/low-weight births in some cases.

Oral Hygiene Basics

Oral hygiene basics encompass a strong at-home oral health care routine, with daily brushing and flossing as cornerstones. If you’ve taken a break from these habits, we’re here to [...]

Dental Sealants Lifespan

Understanding the lifespan and effectiveness of dental sealants is a key concern for anyone looking to prevent cavities. In this blog, we’ll focus on how long dental sealants typically [...]

The Importance of Healthy Teeth

The importance of healthy teeth can not be understated, and it’s essential to understand why it’s crucial to maintain your teeth. Having healthy teeth is important for several [...]

How to Floss Your Teeth

Understanding how to floss your teeeth is important in order to maintain a healthy smile for a lifetime. Have you ever wondered why flossing is crucial for your oral health? Let’s explore [...]

About Dental Sealants

If you’re exploring options to prevent cavities, understanding dental sealants can be a game-changer. These protective coatings act as a barrier against decay, particularly effective on [...]

How Do I Know If I Have a Cavity?

How Do I Know If I Have a Cavity? “How do I know if I have a cavity?” is a question many people ask. Cavities are common dental issues that affect millions of individuals worldwide. [...]

Regular Dental Check-Ups and Cleanings

You deserve a dental office that prioritizes your comfort while helping you maintain a radiant and healthy smile. We understand that when it comes to oral health, regular dental check-ups and [...]