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Laughing Gas Dentist Maple Vaughan

Laughing Gas Dentist Maple Vaughan

Laughing Gas (Nitrous Oxide) for dental visit anxietyDental anxiety and phobia is common for patients of all ages. It’s estimated that 40% of Canadians live with a fear about visiting the dentist. If you are afraid to go to the dentist, talk with Dr....

April is Oral Health Month

April is Oral Health Month

Every year in April for one month, the Canadian Dental Association promotes better oral health to encourage Canadians to have a better quality of life. The importance of good oral hygiene can have a significant impact on not only your overall health, but...

How Canada’s New Food Guide Effects Your Oral Health

How Canada’s New Food Guide Effects Your Oral Health

You have probably already heard and/or seen Canada’s new food guide that was released this past January. Founded on unbiased research, the new guide stresses the importance of eating more plants as a source of protein and making water your drink of choice. It not only...

Dental Implants Case Study

Dental Implants Case Study

Patient – Male, age 57 reported to the office for pain in the tooth.   Past dental history – Patient had pain and a big cavity in the same tooth 2 yrs ago. RCT and filling were done at that time. A crown to prevent fracture of the tooth was recommended to be done...

The Importance of Regular Dental Check-ups

The Importance of Regular Dental Check-ups

“I brush my teeth everyday, why should I see a dentist?” As health care professionals, we’ve heard a lot of reasons why people choose not to have regular, or routine, dental check-ups. But regardless of your reasoning, you need to understand that even if...

Healthy Foods Putting Your Teeth At Risk

Healthy Foods Putting Your Teeth At Risk

The western world is experiencing a rapidly-accelerating health initiative. Grocery stores are dedicating entire aisles to organic produce, while "locavore," paleolithic, and gluten-free diets continue to dominate online searches. Despite this intense cultural focus...

Dentistry for Kids – Maple, Vaughan

Dentistry for Kids – Maple, Vaughan

 A positive first experience at the dentist for your child is an absolute must so they look forward to coming back. What age should I bring my child for their first dental visit?Children should start seeing the dentist regularly by the age of three. By then most of...

Looking for a Pain Free Dentist in Vaughan?

Looking for a Pain Free Dentist in Vaughan?

Gone are the days of nerve-wrecking dentist visits. The modern age of dentistry is upon us, dental appointments can now be painless using local anaesthetic. Painless dentistry alternatives at U Shine Dental include: Local anaesthesia, general anaesthesia and sedation....

Braces, Not Just for Kids Anymore

Braces, Not Just for Kids Anymore

Its never too late to get braces. Nowadays, more adults are making the decision to get the smile they've always wanted. Maybe your parents couldn't afford braces when you were younger or you are now more conscious of the way your teeth look. Regardless of the reason,...

3 Ways to Keep your Teeth and Gums in Good Health

3 Ways to Keep your Teeth and Gums in Good Health

We’re often asked what patients can do to minimize dental work and visits to the dentist. At U Shine Dental we believe what makes us successful, and the key to a great relationship with our patients, is keeping dental work to an absolute minimum. Helping people care...

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