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Dental Insurance 2018

Eatonville Dental would like to remind you that 2019 is quickly approaching and so are the end of your dental insurance for 2018. Many patients are unaware that unused dental insurance will not carry over into the next calendar year, thus you lose what you have not used. Weather you have outstanding treatment that has…

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Eatonville Dental- Measuring the Gums

Whether you are a new patient at Eatonville Dental or you are in for your routine dental cleaning, you may hear your dentist or dental hygienist say, “today we will be measuring your gums.” This means that he or she is measuring the depth of the space between your tooth and gum. In dental terms,…

Your Guide to Denture Care

If you are considering getting dentures or already have them, it’s very likely that you may have some questions about denture care. Here is some useful information about denture care to make sure they last you many years to come. *It is very important that each night you remove your dentures before bed to keep the  …

Fluoride in Dentistry

Fluoride is a mineral found in soil, water and various foods. It is used to prevent and/or reverse early tooth decay, and is sometimes referred to as vitamins for the teeth. It’s most significant function is inhibiting bacterial replication, the specific kind that causes cavities. Before a cavity forms, it starts out as a soft,…

Tooth Whitening Etobicoke

As summer is quickly approaching, you may be thinking of brightening your smile. This is where we can come in! We can help make your smile pearly white and ready for the summer! At Eatonville Dental, your tooth whitening Etobicoke dentist, we offer 2 types of tooth whitening systems, which are both effective and great…

CariVu Transillumination for Cavity Detection

At Eatonville Dental we are always trying to keep up with the latest technologies to offer our patients the highest quality of care possible. The latest addition we are pleased to offer our patients is our new CariVu Camera. WHAT IS CARIVU? The CariVu camera is an easy to use diagnostic device to detect caries…

Antibiotic Resistance

WHAT ARE ANTIBIOTICS? Antibiotics are medications that fight bacteria by either stopping their multiplication or killing them totally. They are used only in the treatment of bacterial infections NOT viral infections. Antibiotics are used for both treatment of infections and prevention in some cases with people who have had heart surgery or joint replacement. WHAT…

Baby Bottle Decay

Baby Bottle Decay, The Facts: Have you ever put your child to bed with a bottle of juice or milk? Don’t be ashamed, you’re not alone. Many parents don’t realize the harmful effects this may have on their child’s teeth. Milk, formula, soda and fruit juice, even when watered down, contain sugars. When your child…