1. Six Ways to Win the Brushing Battle With Your Children

    The primary concern of most young children is when they can get their hands on the next chocolate chip cookie or lollipop. Needless to say, implementing a proper dental hygiene is not on a child’s priority list. It should be on the parent’s list, however. A clean smile is essential for people of…Read More

  2. Gum Disease and Your Overall Health

    You already know that brushing and flossing is important for your smile. But did you also know that what happens to your smile can have a significant impact on the rest of your body as well? Recent studies have shown that many serious health problems can be tied to gum disease. Among the biggest are…Read More

  3. Oral Cancer Screenings Go a Long Way for National Oral Health Month

    KANATA AND OTTAWA, ONTARIO-April is National Oral Health Month in Canada and Dr. David Bartos, Dr. Mark Northcott and the Trillium Dental team stress the importance of regular screenings in honor of it. Our dentists provide oral cancer screenings during each regular office visit to ensure your mouth…Read More

  4. New Research Reveals Gum Disease’s Destruction of the Jaw Bone

    KANATA, ONTARIO- The established repercussions of gum disease are already gruesome, but things just got a bit nastier. According to a recent study, the bacterium found to induce gum disease is also capable of destroying the jaw bone. Interestingly, this bacterium wreaks its havoc not by damaging the…Read More

  5. 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 unsight…Read More

  6. Restored Functionality and Strength with Dental Implants

    If you’ve had dentures for a while, you’ve probably noticed that your smile has undergone changes. Maybe your dentures don’t fit as well as they used to. They’ve become looser and harder to keep in place. Maybe you’ve even had to have them resized. Why is this happening? The answer has eve…Read More

  7. Need a Quick Makeover? Try CEREC One-Hour Crowns

    As the new year approaches, you may be considering ways you can update your smile. New year’s resolutions are all about transformation, and your smile makes a big difference in your overall appearance. Trillium Dental offers a number of cosmetic dentistry option that can liven up your look, and on…Read More

  8. Single Visit Crowns

    Traditionally, it was impossible to have a crown made and restored in a single visit. You needed at least two. One to have your temporary crown placed and another to have your permanent once placed. It was even possible you might need a third appointment if your temporary crown broke or fell out bet…Read More

  9. Comfortable Root Canal Therapy

    Do the words “root canal” send shivers down your spine? For many patients it does. The fear likely stems from the distant past, when root canals were performed without modern tools or anesthetics. Today’s root canal treatment is a safe, effective, and relatively comfortable procedure, often co…Read More