What to Expect when getting a Crown

A dental crown is one of the most common and safe dental procedures around. The crown is a cap that goes over a tooth that may be broken or has a large, noticeable filling in it. The crown restores the shape and appearance of the broken tooth. The crown also provides full function to the […]

Why get Fillings for Baby Teeth

There is a common misconception that cavities in baby teeth don’t need to be filled because the teeth are going to fall out anyway.  The fact is there are many reasons why it’s important to treat your child’s decaying teeth now rather than wait for permanent ones to come up. First let’s remember what the […]

Ribbon Cutting at Tamarack Dental Grand Opening

We are passionate visionaries and our dream was to own our own dental clinic. We are proud to say that as of March 2016, this dream has come true. As dental practicioners we are very proud to be able to offer affordable dental services to families accross Edmonton and especially in South East Edmonton. We […]

What You Need To About Grinding Your Teeth

Teeth grinding or bruxism is involuntary or habitual grinding of your teeth, typically during sleep but not always. This can cause headaches, jaw pain and damaged teeth but that’s not the only after effects of bruxism. Here are some more you may have not realized. Most of the time, bruxism is mild but in the […]

Expert Advice on Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening is the most popular procedure sought by patients. Those numbers don’t include the people who do it themselves with home whitening kits. However it is not right for everyone and if you do it incorrectly you risk doing serious damage to your teeth. That’s why it’s always a good idea to consult and […]

The Mystery Of Mouthwash

An oral hygiene routine consists of brushing your teeth at least twice daily, flossing your teeth and guns at least once a day and scraping your tongue whenever you brush your teeth. A good oral hygiene routine will have your teeth pearly white, your gums pink, your breath fresh and your entire mouth healthy. But […]

Adult Braces

Let’s face facts: if you’re an adult, you know exactly why you’re getting braces. At this point, it’s more psychological than physical when it comes to dealing with it. The end result is have a nicer looker smile with the straightening of your teeth — easier said than done but here are some tips to […]

Snoring and Your Oral Health

You can have great oral hygiene — brushing your teeth, flossing between your gums, scraping your tongue and using mouthwash but can you do more? Do you snore? What causes it? What can be done? How does it affect my mouth? First, let’s learn more about it. Snoring is caused when a person’s airway is […]

Sensitive Teeth

If you have sensitive teeth, you already know it. Cold or frozen foods can wreak havoc on your pearly whites. Here are some things you can do to lessen the pain in your mouth. You may be brushing your teeth too vigorously or using a hard-bristled toothbrush. Over time, you can wear down the protective […]

What’s The Fuss About Floss?

Floss is used to remove all the food particles, bacteria and plaque that is stuck in between your teeth. If you don’t floss your teeth, plaque will build up and your toothbrush is not powerful enough or has the capability to remove the plaque stuck between your teeth then you will be susceptible to gingivitis. […]