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Braces: Your Complete Guide

Your Complete Guide To Life With Braces So you just got your braces on, the dentist gave you a half hour speech about how to take care of them going forth, you go home and you forget everything!? Don’t worry, we have your complete guide to braces here just in case you need a refresher!…

Green Shield Student Program

Are you a student at one of the following school’s? York University University of Toronto Ryerson University George Brown College And many more… If so, you may qualify for dental benefits under the Green Shield Student Program. These benefits not only cover you for dental expenses but medical as well. Eatonville dental is part of…

HPV, Oral Cancer and Your Dentist

HPV is the most common STD in Canada and causes about 80% of oral and oropharyngeal (cervical) cancers. There are different types of HPV, some cause benign warts (6&11), and others cause cancers (16&18). People with a history of oral HPV-16 infection are at a much higher risk of developing cervical cancer. There are vaccines…

Oraqix, A Needle-Free Anesthetic

Have you ever felt pain during your cleaning, which has deterred you from coming as often as you should for your Dental Hygiene visits? Oraqix may be your pain free answer! Oraqix is a needle-free anesthetic, which is administered below the gum line for use in adults requiring localized freezing. This can be used for…

Dental Implants

What are Dental Implants? In most cases of missing teeth, dental implants are considered by dentists as the standard of care for tooth replacement. A dental implant is an artificial tooth root that is surgically anchored into your jaw. Once it has fused with your bone (usually takes about 3-6 months) an artificial crown is…

Dental X-Rays

Dental X-Rays, Why Does Your Dentist Take Them? Have you ever gone to see you dentist for your regular cleaning and checkup and your Hygienist says “today we are going to update your dental x-rays”, and you say OK even though you’re unsure if you really need them and are too embarrassed to ask why you…