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Smoking and Your Oral Health

Call Us Today: New Patients: (587) 317‑7898 Existing Patients: (403) 252‑1444 Home About Us Services Our Services For over 50 years, our well-established SE Calgary dental clinic has focused on providing our patients – your neighbours just like you – proactive preventive and restorative dental care. Services General Family Dentistry Children’s Dentistry Cosmetic Dentistry Crowns and Bridges…
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Stress and Our Mouths

MENTAL WELL-BEING or lack thereof can often have an impact on physical health. Among those impacts are the ways that oral health can be affected by stress, and we want to make sure our patients are aware of the connection so they have more tools to fight back. Grinding Your Teeth? Stress May Be Behind…
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COVID-19 UPDATE 3/30/20

Were closed Due to new restrictions from the Governor’s office Friday, we can now only see “emergent” dental procedures. These are even more limited than we were seeing last week that were considered “urgent.” “Dental Emergencies” are ONLY: Facial swelling from an abscessed tooth,(the cheek or eye has to be visibly swollen), Severe Pain that…
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Get Rid of those Unattractive Teeth with Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers are thin, tooth-colored custom-made shells that are designed to cover the front surface of the teeth, improving its appearance. These materials are bonded in front of the teeth to change their shape, size, length or color. Veneers are also available in resin composite material, but porcelain better resist stains and better mimic the…

What to Expect for Your Full-Mouth Restoration?

A full-mouth restoration is a major dental procedure that can change the way you look and feel. Maybe you’re anticipating having your teeth completely restored but have been postponing a decision because you’re worried about the cost. Thanks to the low cost of dental care in Costa Rica, you can set those worries aside. Did…

Understanding Adult Orthodontic Costs And Why It’s Not Too Late For...

Did you know that only 35% of US adults have properly aligned front teeth? Many others have less-than-perfect bites.  Because of this, more adults in North America are getting orthodontic treatment. In fact, adults account for more than a quarter of orthodontic patients in North America. If you have imperfectly-positioned teeth, it’s best that you…
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What Are All Those X-Rays For?

JUST ABOUT ANYONE who’s been to the dentist has had dental X-rays taken, but how much do you know about the role they play in dental care? Let’s take a quick look at the different types of dental X-rays and what we use them for. Seeing Inside Your Teeth: The Value of X-Rays One of…
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A Letter from Dr. D on the Coronavirus outbreak

We’re here for you, no matter what. I just wanted to reach out to each of you to say hello and let you know that we are here for you. As you all know, we are not seeing patients in the normal fashion right now due to the Coronavirus outbreak, but I want to assure…
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5 Super Cool Virtual Tours To Do With Your Kid

We know you’re at home taking care of the kids. And if your kiddos are anything like ours then we know they have the attention span of a – OH Look! A squirrel! Anyways, what were we saying? Oh, right!  Here Are 5 Super Cool Virtual Tours To Do At Home With Your Kids Smithsonian…
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5 Weird and Fun Mouth Facts

HOW MUCH DO you know about your mouth? Prepare to know a lot more, because we’re about to share a bunch of strange and fascinating mouth trivia. Let’s get started! #1: Our sense of taste needs saliva to work! We have approximately 10,000 taste buds in our mouths, most of which are on our tongues,…