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…

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…

Dental Questions with Aurora & Newmarket Dentist Dr. Meyer

Dental Questions with Aurora & Newmarket Dentist Dr. Meyer

We sat down with Aurora / Newmarket dentist Dr. Jo-Anne Meyer to ask her a few questions about how she translates her love for dentistry into an exceptional patient experience. Dr. Meyer has been practicing with Dr. Gelfand since 2001 and is now a full partner and practicing dentist at…

8 Reasons to Brush Your Teeth That You Might Not Know About

Brushing your teeth is not just important for a whiter smile and fresher breath, it’s also vital for your overall health. When you brush, you remove plaque – a thin film of bacteria that sticks to your teeth that can cause cavities, gum disease, and potentially the loss of teeth….

Preschoolers with Cavities are Increasing

Preschoolers with Cavities are Increasing

The number of kids who require 6-10 fillings is on the rise. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has noted that increase in the past 40 years. Nationwide, dentists have also observed this phenomena which is occurring at all income levels. The level of decay they’re observing is often…