Archive for July, 2016

Dental Brigades

In February 2016, members of Oasis Family Dental and TLC Dental Centre volunteered with Change for Children and attended dental brigades in Bosawas Biosphere Reserve and Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua. Fellow volunteer and journalist, Max Maudie has written up a great piece about his experience.  Volunteer Change for Children dental brigade makes great smiles better in […]

At what age should I bring my child to the dental office for their first visit?

It is recommended by the Canadian Dental Association to schedule your child’s first visit to the dentist within the first 6 months of the eruption of their first tooth or by the age of one year. The age of one year is a dynamic and exciting time for the growth and development of your child’s […]

I have some missing teeth, what are some of my options to replace them?

Partial edentulism (missing teeth) can present a variety of problems for many people. Tooth loss can be the result of caries, trauma or periodontal disease to name a few and can create problems for the remaining teeth. There are many options to replace missing teeth, For most patients there is usually more than one treatment […]