Dental Health

ANUG: Acute Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis

ANUG In today’s busy world, many people are under a lot of stress, some even have acute anxiety. Under these conditions there is a predisposition for developing an oral condition called Acute Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis (ANUG), more commonly known as “trench mouth” for its common occurrence among soldiers in the trenches during World War I….

Invisalign Dentist Etobicoke

The Consultation at Invisalign Dentist Etobicoke The consultation is always FREE at Eatonville Dental! During the consultation Dr. Kovbel, Invisalign Dentist Etobicoke, will discuss your case in detail to determine if you’re a good candidate for Invisalign. Invisalign now addresses many cases, from simple to more complex. Your doctor will determine if Invisalign is right…

Dental Emergency Etobicoke

What is a Dental Emergency Etobicoke? Dental emergencies can have many causes, including accidents, sports-related injuries, tooth decay and infection. You may have an dental emergency etobicoke if you have any of the following: * A traumatic injury to your mouth, jaw or teeth * Severe pain that you cannot control with over-the-counter pain medication…

Grinding My Teeth

What is Bruxism? Bruxism (“grinding”) is the involuntary or habitual grinding of the teeth, typically during sleep. Most people are completely unaware that they are grinding, because often they do it while they sleep. Some are clenching or grinding their teeth to the point of destructiveness. Grinding causes damage to temporomandibular joint (TMJ), where the lower…

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…

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…