1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Laser Procedure Offers Painless Gum Disease Treatment

    If you’ve ever scratched your gums with an ice cube or crunchy chip, you know gums are sensitive. That’s why we at Trillium Dental, a trusted provider of dentistry in the Kanata area, take a gentler approach to gum disease treatment. LANAP stands for Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure, and …Read More

  8. Easing Dental Phobia with Sedation Dentistry

    If you’re one of the millions of Canadians who avoid dental visits each year because of anxiety, you could be putting yourself at greater risk for cavities, gum disease, or tooth decay. That’s why Trillium Dental offers sedation dentistry as one of our services. Now, anxiety doesn’t have to st…Read More