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Why You Don’t Have to be Fearful of Dental Implant Surgery

The thought of dental implants can seem overwhelming, but in the big scheme of things, it’s a fairly minor procedure. This is partly because everything is mapped out ahead of time. There are no “unknowns”. Worried about getting anesthesia? Don’t be. Dental implant surgery can be done with local anesthesia, meaning the surgeon numbs the […]

Melanoma Is A Lot More Prevalent Than You May Realize

It’s one thing to get cosmetic facial procedures to look and feel your very best, but it’s so important to not lose sight of the fact that you need to protect your skin as well. Did you know about these estimated statistics from the Canadian Cancer Society for 2020? 8000 Canadians will be diagnosed with […]

Do Dental Implants Get Sensitive to Hot & Cold?

People may suffer from sensitive teeth if their roots are exposed due to gum recession. It goes without saying that dealing with sensitive teeth can be rather bothersome and uncomfortable. They may even restrict you from eating and drinking whatever you like. If you have struggled with the inconvenience of sensitivity in the past, it […]

New England Oral & Cosmetic Facial Surgery Has RE-OPENED!

We are as relieved as all of you that the curve has been able to flatten in our province enough to start the return to regular life, one step at a time, thanks to social distancing and stay-at-home efforts. As you may have heard, the BC Government has given the green light for clinics to […]

Can You Feel the Screw from Your Dental Implant?

Despite your dental implant specialist giving you the run-down about your dental implants before and after surgery, there is always a chance that something may end up feeling “off”. When something doesn’t feel right, you definitely don’t want to just ignore it or hope that it resolves itself. You also don’t want to panic. One […]

Tips for Keeping Your Skin Healthy While Quarantining During Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Most people are stuck at home, anxiously awaiting the Coronavirus situation to get under control. But just because you are at home, that doesn’t mean that it’s ok to slack off on your skincare routine. When you are spending most of your time indoors and find yourself under stress, you may notice that your skin […]

The Difference Between Seeing Your Dentist & An Oral Surgeon

So, you need to get a procedure done and some people may tell you to just go to your dentist, while others may tell you to go to an oral surgeon. Here’s the difference: The main scope of work for General Dentists includes: Oral exams Teeth cleanings Sealants Crowns Fillings Root canals Gum care Your […]

What You Need to Know About Impacted Wisdom Teeth

If your third molars are unable to erupt into your mouth, you have impacted wisdom teeth. This is caused by a barrier, such as other teeth, or if your tooth is sitting at an angle. You’ll ideally want to get these removed as a younger adult to prevent serious complications, or even to prevent problems […]

Concerned About the Cost of Dental Implants?

Dental implants are the number one choice for teeth replacement because they look and feel like real teeth. However, since they are the best solution, they are also the most costly option. Many people don’t even consider dental implants because they think they won’t be able to afford them. The thing is though, you won’t […]

Does Belkyra Dissolve Fat Permanently?

If you have a double chin, Belkyra is the answer to feeling more contoured and confident! Belkyra is a synthetic form of deoxycholic acid, which is a type of substance that occurs naturally in your body and has the ability to get rid of your fat cell membranes. It is injected and then the fat is […]