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  • Dentist vs. Dental Hygienist: What’s The Difference? - ‘Going to the dentist’ has now become a phrase we use to describe visiting the dentistry clinic. While most are aware of what a dentist does for us, not as many people know about the other professionals involved in the clinical team. Dental hygienists are one of these members, and actually, it’s more than likely …
  • What To Do In A Dental Emergency - Do you have a dental emergency? Don’t worry, everything is going to be okay. On this blog, we are going through what dental emergencies are and what to do if you have one. What is considered a dental emergency? It’s not always clear what is a waiting matter and what is an emergency. You are …
  • Frequently Asked Questions About Having Braces - Have braces been recommended to you recently? Or, are you thinking of asking your dentist about improving your smile? In the beginning there is a lot of information to process and it can feel a little overwhelming. In this blog we are sharing FAQ about braces and orthodontics to help guide you through the process. …
  • 5 Key Benefits Of Having Braces - Worrying about the look of your teeth is a common concern for most people, hence why they might seek braces. However, there are many other benefits of having braces – especially health-wise. Today, we are going to explore some of the advantages of having braces. 1) Improves self-confidence First and foremost, many people seek braces …
  • All About Cosmetic Dentistry - How our smile looks is something that can greatly affect our self-confidence. From having photos taken to meeting new people, there are a number of situations in which we might be self conscious about the aesthetics of our teeth. In today’s blog, we gain some insight into how exactly one might improve their smile. What …
  • How your Dental Needs Change as you Age - Just like the rest of your body, the health needs for your teeth change over time. The basics stay the same when it comes to your every day dental care, you brush, you floss, you rinse and you visit your dentist once every six months. However, now that you are a little older there are …
  • 3 Common Dentist Myths Debunked - Oral health is so incredibly important, but one of the most integral components of maintaining your health is through going to the dentist- and yet so many of us fear dental trips. At Eden Rise Dental, we decided to uncover the truth. So let’s get down to the bottom of this: why do so many …
  • Why not all toothpastes are created equal   - You only has to walk down the dental care isle at your local supermarket to know the wide variety of toothpastes available. With advanced whitening, advanced clean, advanced fresh, express white, sparkling white, sensitive pro-relief and sensitive multi protection, it’s hard to know where to begin. What are the differences between these toothpastes and other variations? Well, …
  • Creating a designer smile  - Most of us would like to improve something about our teeth – whether it is a whiter smile, less chips, cracks or gaps between teeth, or oddly shaped and sized teeth. When there are several flaws present, the best approach to achieving a designer smiler are porcelain veneers. In this week’s blog, we look at porcelain veneers and what’s involved …
  • Maintaining your plate or mouth guard  - Whether you’re teeth grind, clench or are uneven, there are a variety of reasons why your dentist might make you wear a plate or mouth guard. It is essential that you take care of these orthodontic tools by carrying out routine maintenance to prevent damage and growth of bacteria. In this week’s blog, we discuss …
  • Wonky Smile? Teeth Realignment Options For You - Do you have crooked teeth? For those of us suffering from severely misaligned teeth, there can be negative social consequences. But never fear- there are options for you! Regardless of your realignment needs, there’s something for everyone. In this week’s article, we’ll be running through three major teeth realignment options so that you can keep …
  • Am I Too Old For Braces?  - No matter you’re age, everyone wants an attractive and healthy-looking smile. But if you’re unsatisfied with the current appearance of your teeth and are of an older vintage, are braces the right choice? Well, keep reading, as we discuss in this week’s blog whether or not there is an age limit for braces.  How do braces work?  Braces correct …
  • What To Do If Your Tooth Is Cracked, Chipped or Broken - Suffering a dental injury is never fun. Whether you’ve got a cracked tooth, chipped tooth, broken tooth, or split tooth, it may be able to be saved! It’s important to look after your dental health and see a professional as soon as possible. Just remember, the faster you act, the better the outcome will be! …
  • Protecting Your Enamel 101 - Tooth enamel is a semi-clear, hard, outer layer that protects your teeth from daily wear and tear. It also keeps you from feeling temperature extremes from the hot and cold things you eat and drink. It also protects your teeth from acids or damage, so it’s pretty important! In this week’s article, we’ll giving you …
  • Everything You Need To Know About Fluoride - You’ve probably heard someone talk about fluoride before and the benefits it has for your teeth. But what actually is fluoride and how does it help our teeth? If you have any questions like this, keep reading, as we break down in this week’s blog everything you need to know about fluoride.   What is fluoride?  Fluoride is a chemical ion …
  • Promoting Good Dental Hygiene in Children   - Implementing good dental hygiene habits in children is essential to fostering healthy teeth well into adulthood. From parents to child care providers to teachers, there are lots of people in a child’s life who should be active in promoting proper dental care. In this week’s blog, we discuss the most common causes of decay in children …
  • Preventing Gum Disease 101 - Gum disease is an inflammation of the gums, and it’s never pleasant! If severe, it may progress to impact the bone that supports your teeth, but there are certain things you do to prevent this from happening. In this week’s article, we’ve put together a how-to guide when it comes to preventing gum disease. What are …
  • 3 Easy Ways To “Dental Detox” - We may not be able to see or feel it, but our mouths are constantly buzzing with bacteria, both good and bad. For this reason, it’s really important to maintain good oral health by brushing twice a day and flossing daily. But there are other ways to go about ensuring your pearly whites receive the …
  • Do I Need A Dental Checkup Every 6 Months? - For many of us, visiting the dentist is a fairly unpleasant experience. Even the knowledge that dentists are often friendly people, with our best interests at heart, isn’t enough for some of us to get past fear surrounding dentist visits. Because of this anxiety, some of us neglect going to the dentist, and ask- do …
  • The Worst Foods For Your Teeth - It’s so important to care for our teeth properly, and one of the best ways to do this is to prevent cavities and decay before they happen. Considering that our diets have a huge influence on the health of our teeth, it can help to understand what kinds of food and drink may be damaging. …