1. Bad Breath

    This condition is understood as halitosis, among the medical community of dental professionals. The typical major causes for this are one of two issues. The first being poor dental hygiene with the second cause being poor health overall. A person’s health is directly relatable to their eating habi…Read More

  2. Screen for Oral Cancer as Part of Your Oral Hygiene Routine

    KANATA AND OTTAWA, ONTARIO – There are many different types of cancer, and the Canadian Cancer Society reports 29 percent of all Canadian deaths in 2009 were due to cancer. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and in an effort to raise awareness about this disease our Ottawa family dentistry team…Read More

  3. Five Big Reasons to Quit Biting Your Nails

    KANATA, ONTARIO- Nail biting is a common societal pet peeve, but your teeth are fed up with the habit, too. The frequent practice of nail biting can inflict serious health and aesthetic issues on teeth and gums, not to mention fingernail mutilation. Dr. Bartos and Dr. Northcott from Orleans family d…Read More

  4. Ring in the New Year with a Dazzling New Smile

    KANATA, ONTARIO- Have you spent much of 2013 being embarrassed about your smile? Trillium Dental’s cosmetic dentistry services can help you ring in the New Year with confidence. Located in Ottawa, Stittsville, Nepean, Orleans and Kanata, our cosmetic dentists are just around the corner and capable…Read More

  5. Three Health Reasons to Replace That Missing Tooth

    STITTSVILLE, ONTARIO- Most can agree a smile void of a few teeth isn’t the best look, but the top reasons to seek tooth replacement aren’t strictly aesthetic. Did you know failing to replace a missing tooth endangers the health of your smile? Many Canadians have lost one or more teeth due to a d…Read More

  6. Not Eating Your Veggies?

    STITTSVILLE, ONTARIO- Not surprisingly, what you put in your mouth affects your oral health. What you don’t put in your mouth may have an even greater impact. Have you been skimping on your vegetables lately? Vitamin deficiencies can manifest in your smile. It’s important to incorporate a balanc…Read More

  7. Dry Mouth

    Consistent dry mouth is a problem that can exist for many reasons. However, at the same time, it is a normal condition. If the condition feels persistent, it is advisable to seek medical attention. A dentist will check for signs of tooth decay, which causes a reduction in saliva. Having a dry mouth …Read More

  8. Four Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Skip Your Dental Cleaning

    OTTAWA, ONTARIO- You know it’s coming. Every six months, it’s time to visit the dentist for those pesky cleanings. If your smile is in generally good health, you may not see the necessity in these regular checkups. However, skipping the occasional dental cleaning can produce serious and unsightl…Read More

  9. Kanata Family Dentistry Dissects Diet Soda Scare

    KANATA, ONTARIO- Shocking reports contending diet soda’s effect on teeth mirrors that of crack cocaine and methamphetamine have littered news outlets as of late – but is this assertion true? While the beverage certainly isn’t “good” for teeth, the foundation of the claims has been common k…Read More