No matter how cool and trendy you think tongue rings are, these piercings are dangerous and potentially fatal. Piercing your tongue can result in chipped teeth, recessed gums and nerve damage. What some people don’t know is that getting a piercing in the mouth can result in a fa
Did you know: February is National Children’s Dental Health Month? February is the month to raise awareness about the significance of your oral health. With National Children’s Dental Health month beginning in Cleveland in 1941 and extending to a month-long program since 1
Tooth sensitivity is a nerve irritation that occurs after your enamel has worn down or if your gums are receding, exposing the surfaces of your teeth. Pain normally stems from consuming hot or cold foods and beverages that touch your teeth, bringing them in contact with cold air. If y
Hollywood stars certainly have a lot to smile about. If you take a look at any of the talk shows, or flip through any of your favorite gossip magazines, you can see your favorite stars flashing their beautifully healthy smiles. Many of these celebrities owe their dazzling pearly white
Bad breath can scare away a variety of people, whether it be your boss, family, or a potential new love interest. The team at 123 Kerrisdale Dental Centre in Vancouver are always available to share the latest tips and tricks on how to freshen bad breath. At 123 Kerrisdale Dental Centr
Sadly, as we age, our teeth are prone to tooth discoloration. Teeth tend to darken as a result of age, and undergo wear and tear. Add to that bad habits like smoking and eating foods that are high in sugars, which can lead your teeth to discolour and give your smile that yellow colour
X-rays are essential to a person’s oral health, and at 123 Kerrisdale Dental Centre in Vancouver, we want to ensure that people are getting regular X-rays for their teeth. So what is the big deal about getting X-rays? X-ray exams reveal the state of your teeth, and the compositi
Many dental patients in Vancouver believe they have perfect oral health. However, at 123 Kerrisdale Dental Centre, we see many patients who are suffering from gingivitis and gum disease without even realizing it. Puffy, red gums that bleed could mean you have gingivitis. If you ignore
Using dental floss properly is essential to your oral health because it eliminates plaque and gets rid of food bits in hard to reach places that a toothbrush can’t locate. These areas are in between the teeth and underneath the gum-line. Here are some great oral health tips on c
We are pleased to announce we are now open for all dental services. Please call or email us if you require an appointment.
With that in mind, we wanted to let you know that we have put proper protocols in place and have access to personal protective equipment for all our staff to serve you in a safe and healthy environment.
As healthcare professionals, dental offices are some of the most prepared to keep patients safe as we re-open – as we already follow strict infection control procedures in our regular practice.