6th Annual Big Heart Dentistry Free Dental Event

6th Annual Big Heart Dentistry Free Dental Event

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It’s an exciting day at Bisson Dentistry as we announce our 6th year of offering FREE dental services to our community. We are proud to have reached this milestone and look forward to continuing our …

At What Age Should a Child Get Their First Dental X-Ray

At What Age Should a Child Get Their First Dental X-Ray?

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Early dental care is vital to lifelong oral health. Today, dentists recommend that young children make their first dental visit by 12 months or six months after the first tooth emerges.Many parents want to know …

What If There Is Not Enough Tooth

What If There Is Not Enough Tooth For A Crown?

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A dental crown is like a cap that covers a broken or otherwise damaged tooth, or a tooth that has multi-surface fillings. Crowns can restore many natural teeth that would otherwise need extraction and replacement. …

What Can I Eat

What Can I Eat After A Root Canal?

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A root canal helps to relieve dental pain and preserve a natural tooth from extraction. Today’s root canals are easy procedures that cause very little, if any, discomfort. However, you may experience some tenderness and …

Understanding GentleWave: A Revolutionary Approach to Root Canal Treatment

Understanding GentleWave: A Revolutionary Approach to Root Canal Treatment

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A root canal is one of the most common dental procedures. It addresses the health of the tooth from the inside where the dental pulp resides. Root canal treatment can treat a tooth that is …

How Much Does A Dental Crown Cost in  Guelph, ON?

How Much Does A Dental Crown Cost in  Guelph, ON?

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Dental crowns don’t come cheap. The costs can rack up quickly, leaving you with a hefty bill. But before sticking a crown in your mouth, it pays to understand the pricing. What makes crowns so …

What Do I Do If My Tooth Is Cracked Underneath My Crown?

What Do I Do If My Tooth Is Cracked Underneath My Crown?

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A toothache under a dental crown can indicate a serious problem – a cracked tooth hidden below the restored surface. Cracking a tooth under a crown is not uncommon, as dental crowns do not prevent …

What Types Of Braces Are There? | Bisson Dentistry

What Types Of Braces Are There?

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Braces correct dental misalignments by moving teeth into healthy, desired positions. Along with improving a patient’s appearance, braces could guard against various health issues, such as dental decay. If a dental or oral health professional …

Are You Properly Brushing Your Teeth? | Bisson Dentistry

Are You Properly Brushing Your Teeth? | Bisson Dentistry

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You already know that brushing your teeth plays a critical role in your dental and oral health. Effective brushing removes bacteria that can otherwise cause dental decay, gum disease, bad breath, and a range of …

 Can You Get Braces On Bottom Teeth Only?

Can You Get Braces On Bottom Teeth Only?

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Braces serve to correct dental misalignments or malocclusions. If it appears that only your bottom teeth are misaligned, you might wonder whether you can solely get braces for your bottom row of teeth. Perhaps you …

What Is The Ideal Age For Orthodontic Treatment?

What Is The Ideal Age For Orthodontic Treatment?

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Although it may seem early, it is recommended that children first see the orthodontist by age 7.  They usually have enough permanent teeth by this time that an evaluation can be done to assess their …

How Do You Protect Children's Teeth From Cavities?

How Do You Protect Children’s Teeth From Cavities?

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Cavities are often one of the first dental woes to impact children. The infamous toothache that appears after having their favorite sugary snack — and is ultimately followed by a call to their dentist and …

Can You Get Braces With Missing Teeth? | Bisson Dentistry

Can You Get Braces With Missing Teeth?

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For many of us, achieving a straighter, more confident smile is a top priority. But what if you have missing teeth? Does that mean braces are out of the question? Not necessarily. In fact, there …

How Long Does It Take To Get A Dental Crown?

How Long Does It Take To Get A Dental Crown?

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A dental crown is an important part of maintaining good oral health. But how long does it take to get a dental crown? Depending on the type of crown used, the material it is made …

How Does Invisalign Work?

How Does Invisalign Work?

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Invisalign is an increasingly popular orthodontic system that straightens teeth quickly and discreetly. The system uses a series of graduated clear plastic aligners that shift the teeth into more optimal positions. Patients change the aligners …

How Long Do Dental Crowns Last?

How Long Do Dental Crowns Last?

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Dental crowns are sturdy, permanent restorations that can increase the useful life of natural teeth. A dental crown should last five to 15 years, perhaps longer, with proper care. Uses of Dental Crowns The primary …

Invisalign vs Metal Braces: Which Option Is Best For You?

Invisalign vs Metal Braces: Which Option Is Best For You?

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Are you considering orthodontic treatment for yourself or a loved one? If so, you may be wondering about the differences between Invisalign and metal braces. In this blog post, we’ll compare the pros and cons …

How Long Do Braces Take To Straighten Teeth?

How Long Do Braces Take To Straighten Teeth?

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If you’re considering getting braces to straighten your teeth, you may be wondering how long the process takes. The answer is not always straightforward and depends on many factors, such as the severity of your …

How to Use Fun Activities to Encourage Tooth Brushing

How to Use Fun Activities to Encourage Tooth Brushing

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Kids love to laugh and have fun. So when it comes to doing something they have to do – such as brushing their teeth – it can help to make it more exciting. Work to …

When Do Baby Teeth Come In?

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As a new parent there’s a lot to think about. The first year of your baby’s life is full of firsts and milestones, one of which is getting their first tooth. You may know that …

Is Teeth Whitening Safe for Kids?

Is Teeth Whitening Safe for Kids?

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Professional teeth whitening is a great way to make your smile look all bright and new again. If teeth are yellow or stained, safe, effective, simple professional teeth whitening is the solution.  Most people experience …

How Do Dentists Clean Children’s Teeth?

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It’s important for children to visit the dentist every six months for dental cleanings as soon as their first teeth erupt. These visits prevent tooth decay, but just as important, they help your child feel …

When Should A Child Have Their First Dental Cleaning?

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If you’re familiar with the Canadian Dental Association guidelines for early dental care, you’re likely aware that children should see the dentist for the first time around their first birthday, or within six months of …

Is Sedation Dentistry Safe for Children?

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Going to the dentist can be a scary event for children. Some children are visibly anxious or shaky in the dentist’s chair when they’re required to remain relaxed and still for a dental procedure. If …

When to Start Brushing Baby Teeth

When to Start Brushing Baby Teeth

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The oral hygiene habits kids learn when they’re young are habits that will stick with them for a lifetime. Children who understand the importance of taking care of their teeth and gums and take a …

The Importance of Early Dental Care for Kids

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For a long time, people believed that baby teeth didn’t matter very much since they fall out eventually. As the saying goes, when you know better, you do better—and now we know that primary teeth …

How Much Do Dental Fillings Cost?

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Dental fillings are the most common restorative dental treatment. Even people who take great care of their teeth get cavities on occasion, and it’s rare to find anyone who hasn’t suffered tooth decay at some …

Bisson Dentistry Visits Hope House

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Dentistry is more than just creating beautiful smiles – it is also about giving back to the community. At Bisson Dentistry, we live and work in the Guelph area and that means we need to …

Celebrate Halloween with Bisson Dentistry

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They say dentists and Halloween don’t mix. We disagree.   What did the ghost say when he found out he had a cavity?  Boohoo.  Why does a vampire brush his teeth three times a day?  …

Join Bisson Dentistry at The Big Chase 2021 in Guelph, ON

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Both new and established patients alike know that Bisson Dentistry cares about oral health as well as a healthy quality of life. After all, having a confident smile can transform lives. And what better way …