Dental Health Resources

Here, our Penticton dentists and team share useful resources, tips and advice to help keep your smile happy and healthy.

What is the difference between dental implants and dental bridges?

Dental bridges and dental implants are both fixed replacements for missing teeth. Our Penticton dentists will help you choose the option that’s appropriate for your unique needs.

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Considering a gum graft? Here's what you should know

Has your dentist recommended a gum graft procedure? Here are some tips on what to expect and how to prepare for this dental surgery, from our Penticton dentists.

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The Dental Bridge Procedure

Our Penticton dentists use dental bridges to replace missing teeth. Here, our dentists explain what a dental bridge is and what the procedure entails.

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Is reconstructive oral surgery the right choice for me?

What is reconstructive oral surgery, and when would we recommend this procedure? Our Penticton dentists provide some facts and describe tell-tale signs of when patients may need it.

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Why is Restorative Dental Care So Important?

In this post, our Penticton dentists explain the different types of restorative dental treatments and how they help restore your smile.

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Why would I need surgery for sleep apnea?

Sleep apnea is a breathing disorder that can impact your physical, emotional and mental health. It may be even be life-threatening. Our Penticton dentists explain the disease, and provide insight on when dental surgery may be necessary.

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Gum Disease & Gum Care: Information, Prevention & Care

Our Penticton dentists explain how to prevent periodontitis and improve gum health.

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Why consider getting dental implants?

Have you lost one or more teeth due to decay, illness, accident  or injury? In years past, you may have opted to wear dentures, but these days dental implants have become more viable and affordable. 

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Types of Dental Fillings

If you have a cavity that needs dental filling, there are different types of materials to do the job. Common fillings materials include amalgam, gold, porcelain and composite. Here, our Penticton dentists explain the differences among them.

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How much does dental surgery really hurt?

Do you have dental surgery coming up and wonder if you'll be in pain afterward? Our Penticton provides some information about the side effects of surgery and what you can do to alleviate any discomfort.

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