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Preventive Dental Sealants
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Preventive Dental Sealants

Did you know that the natural grooves in permanent molars are a very common place to find that a child has developed a first cavity? These grooves are so narrow that even with very good tooth brushing skills bacteria, food and stain can get inside and cause decay. What if you could prevent cavities from forming in the deep grooves of your child’s newly erupted adult molars?

Gum Disease – Explained!
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Gum Disease – Explained!

It is no secret that gum disease is prevalent in our society. In fact, according to the CDC it can be estimated that half of the adult population has some form of gum disease varying in degrees of severity. So what is gum disease and how do you know if you have it?

Halloween and Dental Health – a Parent’s Guide
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Halloween and Dental Health – a Parent’s Guide

With Halloween right around the corner, many parents begin to dread the amounts of candy that come home in the Halloween bucket as well as the inevitable sugar crash that comes after! Cavities are directly related to high sugar foods and can be prevented by following a few important tips.

Vaping:  How Does It Affect Your Oral Health?
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Vaping: How Does It Affect Your Oral Health?

We have all seen recent news stories regarding the dangers of vaping and how vaping affects your respiratory system. If that isn’t enough to deter you from using this nicotine replacement product, let’s have a look at some of the ways it affects your oral health.

5 Things Your Hygienist Wants You to Know
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5 Things Your Hygienist Wants You to Know

Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a dental hygienist? Maybe you have been curious about what your dental hygienist was thinking as he or she cleaned your teeth? Here is a little round-up of things your dental hygienist wishes you knew

Free Take-Home Teeth Whitening Promotion!
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Free Take-Home Teeth Whitening Promotion!

Are you looking to brighten your smile with professional teeth whitening? Simcoe Family Dentistry is currently having a promotion for our new patients. With a comprehensive exam and a hygiene appointment, you may qualify for a free take-home whitening kit!