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01 May 2022

Warning Signs: How to Identify Impacted Wisdom Teeth

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Published on: 01 May, 2022
Impacted wisdom teeth occur when the teeth don’t break through the gum line. This causes them to grow at an uncomfortable angle and press into other teeth, the back of your mouth or jawbone. Partially impacted teeth barely break through the gums while fully impacted wisdom teeth don’t break through at all.

Let’s explore the signs of impacted wisdom teeth, what complications they cause and how Divine Dental of Vancouver can help. We keep patient education and comfort at the centre of everything we do.

01 Apr 2022

Dental Check Up: When Do You Need Teeth Scaling?

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Published on: 01 April, 2022
Many people focus on having a bright white smile, but a healthy mouth starts at the gums. Healthy gums keep a tight seal around the teeth and prevent the progression of gum disease.
Loose gums can collect bacteria and acids that create a periodontal pocket between the gums and teeth and eventually hardened plaque called calculus. This pocket is too deep for toothbrushes or floss to reach

The Dos and Don’ts of Invisalign Treatment North Vancouver

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Published on: 01 March, 2022
If you haven’t seen some of the remarkable results that you can achieve with Invisalign Clear Aligners, it might just be what you need to convince you to invest in them.
Clear aligners are a fantastic alternative to braces, and in many ways, they are less of an infringement on normal life. There are, however, certain things you need to do (and not do!) to get the most out of the treatment.
If you’re looking for, or have started Invisalign treatment in North Vancouver, check out our list of dos and don’ts to make sure you have the best chance of that perfect smile.

How to Tell if You Need a Dental Filling?

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Published on: 01 February, 2022
When your teeth are troubling you, it can be difficult to determine the root of the problem. Whether you are experiencing pain or visible changes in your teeth, you may be in need of a dental filling. Dental fillings are one of the most common procedures performed by dentists. People of all ages have their teeth filled to remedy a host of issues and to prevent further complications.

If you already know that a dental filling is the right procedure for you, book an appointment at North Vancouver’s Divine Dental Clinic for quality, stress-free service. Not sure if you need a dental filling? Read on for a guide to determine whether the procedure is right for you.

03 Jan 2022

Is It Time to Extract Your Wisdom Teeth? What You Should Know About Wisdom Teeth Removal

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Published on: 03 January, 2022
Many of us are blessed to have relatively mild dentist visits for a majority of our adolescence (minus maybe a few cavities). For someone who hasn’t experienced extensive dental work or oral surgery, it can create anxiety when your dentist mentions wisdom teeth removal in Vancouver.

If your dentist recommends getting your wisdom teeth removed, you should trust their medical expertise and get it done. To ease your nerves, learn about wisdom teeth and why you should remove them.

01 Dec 2021

Need A Teeth Cleaning, North Vancouver: 6 Things to Watch For

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Published on: 01 December, 2021
Most people fail to appreciate the historical importance of dentists. Before modern dentistry, people suffered an incredible amount due to the poor condition of their teeth, and could even die from complications with tooth disease. These days, the modern dental market in Canada alone is worth more than $17 billion every single year!

Of course, not every dental office provides exactly the same value. If you ask the right questions, you might be able to find a dental service that can give you absolutely stellar care.

But what should you be on the lookout for when it comes to finding a great provider for a teeth cleaning? Read on to learn all about the most important things you should consider when you are looking for teeth cleaning North Vancouver!

01 Nov 2021

Why Are X-Rays Necessary At The Dentist? What You Need To Know

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Published on: 01 November, 2021
During your regular dental visit, have you ever wondered why x-rays may be necessary? The best way to keep patients informed about their oral health is to explain how and why x-rays are used in dentistry.

Why Are X-Rays Necessary At The Dentist? What You Need To Know

All people have had dental X-rays at some point, whether as part of a routine dental visit or to determine if something is wrong with their teeth. What is the purpose of dental X-rays and why are they such an important diagnostic and preventative tool?

What Causes Tooth Sensitivity and How To Reduce Discomfort 01 Oct 2021

What Causes Tooth Sensitivity and How To Reduce Discomfort

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Published on: 01 October, 2021
What Causes Tooth Sensitivity and How To Reduce Discomfort
Tooth sensitivity can snap you out of an otherwise pleasurable activity such as eating gelato or going for an endorphin-boosting run on a cold day. Exposure to hot and cold temperatures, sweet, acidic or sticky foods and beverages, and alcohol-based mouthwashes can act as triggers for pain in your mouth, as can improper brushing and flossing.

You’ll feel a dull ache or discomfort at the base of one or more teeth, and in some rare cases, all your teeth. The sensation is usually temporary, but it points to underlying issues in your oral or general health. Thankfully, sensitive teeth should be treatable with professional healthcare advice from a dentist and some tweaks to your oral hygiene routine.

01 Sep 2021

More than a Smile: The Hidden Benefits of Having Straight Teeth

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Published on: 01 September, 2021
Did you know that Americans see people with straight teeth as 58% more likely to be successful?

Straight teeth are known to be attractive. But straight teeth also have a range of oral health and overall health benefits. Luckily, there is orthodontics in North Vancouver that can help you achieve straight teeth.

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6 Warning Signs Your Teeth Are Rotten

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Published on: 01 August, 2021
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If you’ve noticed a change in your smile or experienced new tooth pain or sensitivity, you might be wondering if it is tooth decay. Dentists in North Vancouver recommend dental checkups every six months to keep your teeth healthy and strong, but if you’ve missed a few, it’s time to go in.

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