At Trillium Dental, we offer a range of cosmetic dentistry services for patients who want to improve the appearance of their smile. In our cosmetic dentistry blog, you’ll find tips for whitening your teeth at home, information about porcelain veneers, a list of tooth-staining foods, and other helpful posts to help you get the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted. Interested in cosmetic dentistry services, but aren’t sure if it’s worth the money? Learn how cosmetic dentistry can boost your confidence and self-esteem, as well as opportunities it can create in your daily life. Contact us today, or book an appointment online at one of our Ottawa dental clinics near you!

  1. What To Look For In A Cosmetic Dentist

    Here in Ottawa, there are many cosmetic dentists to choose from if you’re looking to get your teeth whitened, have a chipped tooth covered up, or invest in a total smile makeover. However, not all cosmetic dental practices are the same, and some offer better services than others. That being said, …Read More

  2. At-Home Teeth Whitening Advice

    These days, there are thousands of different teeth whitening kits and treatments to choose from, making it hard to determine how to safely and effectively whiten your teeth at home. For example, there are natural teeth whitening treatments that involve baking soda and hydrogen peroxide, there are ov…Read More

  3. Benefits Of Porcelain Veneers

    Porcelain veneers are frequently used in the world of cosmetic dentistry, as they offer a quick, painless, and affordable solution to many aesthetic dental concerns. At Trillium Dental, we are pleased to offer porcelain veneers at each of our eight dental clinics in Ottawa, including Alta Vista, Dow…Read More

  4. Got Yellow Teeth? Here Are 5 Foods To Avoid

    If you’re like most people, you’d love to have perfectly white teeth without having to do anything to maintain the beautiful shine of your pearly whites, but for many people, this is simply not a reality. There are many factors that play into the color of your teeth and their overall appearance,…Read More

  5. Tips For Whitening Your Teeth At Home

    If you love coffee, red wine, berries, Coke, and other dark foods and drinks, odds are, your teeth will start to show it over time. It’s unfortunate that some of our favorite foods can stain our teeth and turn them yellow, even if we brush and floss religiously. However, the good news is that ther…Read More

  6. How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Boost Your Confidence And Self-Esteem

    Not all people are born with a perfect smile. In fact, very few are. The reality is that even if you have straight teeth as a child, you never know what the outcome will be when you lose your baby teeth and the permanent ones take their place. Some people experience crooked teeth and crowding, while…Read More

  7. Cosmetic Dentistry 101

    Not many people know what cosmetic dentistry entails or what sets it apart from other specialties within the field of oral health care such as general dentistry, restorative dentistry, neuromuscular dentistry, and sedation dentistry. Cosmetic dentistry is a major part of what we do here at Trillium …Read More

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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