Dentist Friendly Alternatives For The Easter Bunny

Dentist Friendly Alternatives For The Easter Bunny

The Easter Bunny will be hopping along his path to your house this weekend, eager to spread joy amongst your family. This year, instead of hiding chocolate and sweets, ask the Easter Bunny to bring treats that won’t result in a visit to the dentist! No sugar Easter treat ideas:…

Oral Cancer has three times as many victims as Cervical Cancer!

Oral Cancer has three times as many victims as Cervical Cancer!

Did you know that more than 3000 Canadians are diagnosed with cancer of the mouth, tongue, throat or lips each year?  Or that Oral Cancer has 3 times as many victims as cervical cancer?  The survival rate for these types of Oral Cancer is poor and unfortunately, only 35% of…

Tips to include Dental Health into 2015

Tips to include Dental Health into 2015

It’s that time of year again! 2015 is just around the corner and you might be starting to think about your New Year resolution. Some of the most common resolutions are: 1. Being more organized 2. Quit smoking 3. Eating healthy 4. Getting fit and losing weight 5. Save more…

Top 10 Worst Foods for your Teeth

Top 10 Worst Foods for your Teeth

With the holidays just around the corner, there is one thing that is probably on everyone’s mind…  FOOD – and lots of it!  Indulging in tasty treats is a highlight to getting together with family for special occasions.  Did you know that some of your favourite foods could be harmful…

Dental Implants and Fellowship Status

In Canada and all over the world, people are suffering from tooth loss for reasons such as tooth decay, gum disease or injury.  For many years, the go-to solution for tooth replacement included bridges or dentures, but today, people are looking for more reliable, long term solutions. Dental implants have…

Back to School Lunch Tips From The Dentist

Back to School Lunch Tips From The Dentist

It is back to school time, can you believe it?  Wow – that came fast! I am a father of four young children and with school less than a week away, I know it is hard preparing for what lies ahead.  Most of the school supplies bought, wardrobes updated, and…

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…

To Take X-Rays or Not Take X-Rays?! – That is the Question

The short answer: To take x-rays!   The long Answer: To take x-rays, and it’s important too understand why. Below is a look at the different types of dental x-rays and why they are critical to your oral health Digital dental x-rays, the choice of our offices and the popular choice among…