Smiling, eating, chewing gum, nibbling on the end of your pen: needless to say, your teeth play a big part in your life. But there are many interesting things about teeth you probably don’t know.
Pregnancy brings with it a lot of rewards and challenges. It also brings with it a lot of advice from family and friends—whether you’ve asked for it or not.
Dental and medical expenses are a bit of an enigma to many people. Insurance is confusing, all the different “codes” that are used are daunting...there is no disputing it because, in reality, you really have no idea what the “standard” prices are for the treatment you received.
Dental crowns are becoming more and more popular with patients all across Calgary. And for good reason too. They offer a comfortable and natural looking solution for some common complaints. If you’ve got questions about dental crowns, we’ve got the answers you’re looking for below.
March break is right around the corner so keep reading for seven tips on how to protect your teeth and gums while you’re on vacation.
Taking care of your teeth is important. Even if you keep up with brushing and flossing every day, there’s no guarantee that they’ll stay healthy. One of the most common problems that can occur as you get older is an increased sensitivity in your teeth.
Gum disease is a serious issue. It affects 80% of people over the age of 35. But how do you know if it will affect you? Taking care of your gums is an integral part of your overall oral health routine. Here at Panatella Dental, our primary goal is to help you take proper care of your mouth. Let our team of dental professionals tell you everything there is to know about gum disease.
If an imperfect smile is keeping you from living life to its fullest, consider getting dental implants. Replacement teeth have come a long way in the past few decades and your Calgary dentist can now fit you with artificial dental implants that look and feel just like natural teeth. Keep reading to learn more.
Your dentist in Calgary recommends that children come in for his/her first visit by the age of three, unless there are any concerns. Here at Panatella Dental, we do our utmost to inform you about the development of your child’s dental health.
When it comes to medical care, it’s important to make sure the doctor you choose is suited to your unique requirements as a patient, the same is true when choosing a dentist. Your dentist should cater to your individual needs, not only in terms of dental care, but personality and bedside manner as well.
Looking for a family dentist in Calgary? Overwhelmed by the number of choices available? If so, it’s hardly surprising. There are literally hundreds of dental clinics and practitioners here in good old Cowtown. Here’s what to look for when trying to select the right one for you and your family.
Choosing a cosmetic dentist in Calgary NW may seem like an easy task with the number of dental offices available to choose from. However, the number of choices can make it harder, particularly if you are new to the area. As you begin to do your research, it’s wise to consider the following five factors to ensure you select an oral care professional that can accommodate your dental needs.
If you clench or grind your teeth at night while you sleep—a condition called bruxism—your NW Calgary dentist will likely recommend you wear a protective appliance or mouth guard to safeguard your teeth. But how do you know if you have bruxism?
Your smile is often the first thing people notice about you. But if you’re teeth are stained, cracked or chipped, you may feel more like hiding then beaming those pearly whites. Cosmetic dentistry can help. It begins with a visit to our Calgary clinic and ends with a grin that you can be proud of.
Not every unexpected dental occurrence warrants the categorization of emergency. Dentists in Calgary agree that a chipped tooth and even a fallen out filling or crown while requiring attention sooner rather than later, does not necessitate immediate action. Of course, if you’re ever uncertain, we’d be happy to take your call and advise of the appropriate course of action. However, here are four situations where it’s definitely best to get in to see us at Panatella Dental right away.
Invisalign® braces are the new trend when it comes to teeth alignment, and with good reason! The teeth aligners are virtually invisible, especially when compared to their metal counterparts, but that's not the only reason more and more people of all ages in Calgary are choosing Invisalign® over traditional braces.
Zoom! Whitening is a relatively new form of teeth whitening procedure that's performed by professionals at your Calgary dentist's office. In a short time, this new type of whitening method has become the most requested teeth-whitening procedure at dental offices throughout North America.
BOTOX® Cosmetic is the only approved treatment to temporarily improve the appearance of moderate to severe frown lines between the brows, as well as crow's feet in adults.