Four Reasons to use your Dental Benefits

You’ve spent the whole year paying into your insurance.  You’ve worked hard and earned your dental benefits, so don’t let them slip away without using them before the end of 2014. 1. Yearly Maximums Your dental plan gives you a maximum of what can be spent on your dental care…

Dental Questions with Guelph Dentist Dr. Nessim

We sat down with Guelph Dentist to ask him a few questions about how he translates his love for dentistry into an exceptional patient experience. Dr. Michael Nessim has been practicing at Dawson Dental Centre Guelph North with Dr. Gelfand since 2010. Q: If you could have the smile of any Hollywood celebrity, whose would…

When Should I Start Bringing My Child To The Dentist?

Did you know that the Canadian Dental Association recommends that the first visit to the Dentist take place 6 months after the eruption of the first tooth? This is usually before your child’s first birthday and although it may seem like a very young age, there’s an excellent reason for…

5 Tips To Properly Clean Your Teeth

Once the weather starts to warm up (it is starting to warm up, right?!) many people open up the house and let the fresh air into their homes. Along with the fresh air, it seems that spring is the perfect time to give everything a good thorough cleaning… and your…

Live Longer And 9 Other Benefits of Smiling

What happens when you encounter a good friend on the street? Your first reaction is probably to smile. But what is the science behind that smile? When you see your friend, neuronal signals travel from the cortex of your brain to the brain-stem. From there, the cranial muscle carries the…

Save $200, $300, even $500 at the Dentist

Coupon use and internet deals are on the rise, even amongst families with high incomes. This comes as no shock considering today’s financial climate. Knowing this we can assume that such money smart individuals are diligent to not waste food, eat out less and do all of the other practices…