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How to Prevent the Common Teeth Accidents

Dental emergencies can range from a toothache to a broken tooth. Whether it’s a minor or major ailment, the most important thing is to get the situation under control as soon as possible. This means understanding what constitutes a dental emergency and how to avoid them in the first place. Here are some tips, such...


The Importance of Emergency Dental Care

What’s the importance of emergency dental care? Regular care and maintenance are essential for healthy teeth and gums. But what happens when you experience a dental emergency? A broken tooth, an abscess, or a lost crown can’t wait for your next regular appointment. That’s why emergency dental care is so important—it offers a way to...


How Does Visiting Your Dentist Help Spot Oral Cancer?

According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, around 57,000 people are diagnosed with it every year. It leads to around 10,000 deaths annually, killing around one person per hour. And the survival rate of patients who are diagnosed with oral cancer after five years is only 50%.  Keeping these figures in mind, it is vital to...


I Think I am Having a Dental Emergency – What Now?

Our Barrie Dental Office has certainly seen an influx in dental emergency appointments in recent weeks. After months of not being able to receive dental treatment due to the pandemic, many are just now addressing the issues that may have gotten more serious over time. Many of our emergency dental patients are a bit nervous before their initial appointment, so we thought we would outline what to expect here!


UV Lights – What’s That Glow?

While UV environmental disinfection is certainly not a new technology, it is one that has been gaining more popularity during the current pandemic. We thought we would give an interesting update on why our Barrie dental office has chosen to use this technology as an added measure to help keep our environment safe for our patients as well as for our team.