Why are dental implants often the first choice and a standard of care compared to other options to restore missing or damaged teeth?
Tips for Maximizing your Dental Benefits for Your Oral Health
Like many Canadians, you may have a dental plan through your employer, union or provincial government. A dental plan is a benefit that can help you pay for your dental treatment. There are some easy strategies to make sure you’re getting the most of your benefits.
The Social Benefits of Smiling
We all know that when we smile we trigger many different things that have positive effects, not only on our moods, but also on our health and disposition. So why not take the best care of your smile possible?
A Relaxing Visit to the Dentist is Possible with Sedation Dentistry
One of the most common reasons people avoid getting necessary dental work done is the fear of discomfort. At Hansford Smile, we know that you’d rather drift off to sleep and wake up with all of your dentistry done in one appointment. That’s why we offer both oral and IV sedation. Dr. Hansford is one […]
Reasons to Smile More
A great smile not only makes you and those around you feel better, it also brings many other benefits that may surprise you. You may think of smiling as an involuntary response when you see something that makes you feel happy or that you find funny but there is far more to smiling than that. […]
Wisdom Teeth Removal: Is it Really Necessary?
Wisdom teeth, sometimes referred to as third molars, usually erupt into the mouth at around 17 – 25 years of age. They are the last set of permanent teeth to appear. Some people never develop them while others erupt normally and cause no problems.
Do You Know What to do in Case of a Dental Emergency?
We prepare ourselves for several types of emergencies such as earthquakes, fires and vehicle breakdowns… but how prepared are you to deal with a dental emergency? Here’s what to do in the most common dental emergency situations:
Not Only for Tooth Straightening: Orthodontics for Jaw Joint Health
People of any age can benefit from orthodontic treatment. Teeth that are crooked, crowded, or that stick out affect the way your teeth look and work. Orthodontic treatment not only improves the look of your smile but your overall and joint health as well. What is orthodontic treatment? Orthodontic treatment straightens your teeth so they […]
Tooth Whitening: The Easiest Way To a More Youthful Looking Smile
Tooth staining and discoloration are inevitable with age, even with proper oral care and hygiene. Tooth whitening is one of the most affordable and fastest ways to obtain a brighter, younger looking smile.