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All About Periodontitis & How It’s Treated

All About Periodontitis & How It’s Treated

Periodontitis is the medical term for gum disease. This common infection damages soft tissue and bone around teeth. It can even disrupt the alveolar bone without proper treatment, leading to bone loss. Periodontitis can be quite the cause for concern when untreated. Understanding the causes, treatment options, and other factors can help your overall dental […]

Why Wisdom Teeth Removal is Such a Common Procedure

Why Wisdom Teeth Removal is Such a Common Procedure

Despite their name, wisdom teeth do not make you wiser. They don’t actually do much at all! If they move into the wrong position in your mouth, they can cause quite a bit of drama. In many cases, it is just better to remove them ahead of time, even if they are not causing issues. […]

Thinking of Getting Veneers? Here’s What You Need to Know

Thinking of Getting Veneers? Here’s What You Need to Know

A beautiful smile can go a long way towards boosting confidence in any setting. Unfortunately, years of chewing, grinding, and staining can start to wear on your teeth. There are many solutions to yellowed or chipped teeth, including standard whitening strips. However, to achieve a flawless smile, there are some other options worth considering. One […]

Implants vs. Dentures: Everything You Need to Know to Make Your Decision

Implants vs. Dentures: Everything You Need to Know to Make Your Decision

As we age, the wear and tear of everyday life can take a toll on our teeth and cause tooth loss. For a long time, dentures seemed like the only option for those with missing teeth, but implants have seen a recent spike in popularity. At Valley Ridge Dental Centre, we provide both implants and […]

What Happens During a Root Canal Treatment

What Happens During a Root Canal Treatment

Most people fear the prospect of a root canal because they hear the pain is intense and unbearable. While that may have been true for past patients, things have changed thanks to advancements in our dental techniques and technology. Root canals are ultra-common and necessary to preserve teeth ridden with infection and decay. But, what […]

Tips and Tricks to Help Children Learn to Brush Independently

Tips and Tricks to Help Children Learn to Brush Independently

Few parents can say that getting children to brush is blissful. Teaching your kids to establish good hygiene habits can be challenging, but luckily there are a few ways to bypass the fuss and get kids more excited to take care of their teeth on their own. Tooth decay is an all too prevalent problem […]

5 Ways to Look After Your Teeth as You Age

5 Ways to Look After Your Teeth as You Age

Tooth loss and the need for dentures used to be an inevitable side effect of aging. But in today’s society, more and more people are keeping their natural teeth thanks to advances in dentistry and an increased emphasis on oral health. Growing old does not mean you need to lose your teeth. There are a […]

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