Dental Health Resources

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

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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Dental Crowns & Bridges for Missing Teeth

Your dentist may recommend dental crowns or bridges if you've lost a tooth. Our Penticton dentists will help you understand the differences and what to expect from your tooth replacement.

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How do I know when to have my wisdom teeth pulled?

Are you wondering when you should get your wisdom teeth pulled? Our Penticton dentists offer some advice about signs that your wisdom teeth should be removed.

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Options for Replacing Missing Teeth

Our Penticton dentists can provide you with a variety of options for replacing your missing teeth, and you and your dentist will work together to determine which option is best for you.

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Why would my dentist recommend an oral biopsy?

Wondering what you should expect from your oral biopsy, and why you need one? Our Penticton dentists explain the procedure and answer common questions about this dental surgery.

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The Most Common Cause of Gum Disease

Gum disease is usually caused by poor oral hygiene, and our Penticton dentists discuss how to prevent it and what can be done to treat it.

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What is dental surgery?

Dental surgery is a broad term that covers a wide range of medical procedures that involve the teeth and gums. These can include dental implants or bridges, wisdom teeth extraction, root canal and more. Our Penticton dentists provide facts and answer FAQs from patients.

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Can Children Get Gum Disease?

Gum disease is very common among Canadian adults, but many people don’t realize that children can get this oral health disease as well. Here, our Penticton dentists explain how this happens, and what can be done to prevent it.

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What are the benefits of wisdom teeth removal?

Our Penticton dentists explain the problems wisdom teeth can cause, the benefits of wisdom teeth removal, what the procedure involves, and how this dental surgery can help you feel better.

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What are the benefits of a dental bridge?

If you have one or more missing teeth, you may be wondering about the pros and cons of various tooth replacement options. Below, our Penticton dentists discuss some of the key features of dental bridges that make them an excellent tooth replacement option for many of our patients.

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