At Trillium Dental, we offer comprehensive dental services in order to ensure that our patients get the dental care they need to live happy, healthy lives. Our dental services span general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, restorative dentistry, implant dentistry, Invisalign®, and more. Here, you’ll find information about spring cleaning for your smile, as well as reasons why you shouldn’t skip your dental cleaning, motivation to replace missing teeth, and other pieces of advice to help you maintain a beautiful smile. Looking to book your next dental exam in Ottawa? Contact us today to set up an appointment, or fill out our form online.

  1. Using Fluoride to Prevent Dental Cavities

    Fluoride is naturally found in the environment – in the air, in the soil and in the water. We’ve noticed over time that by drinking water fortified with the ideal level of fluoride, we’ve enjoyed fewer cavities. Scientists discovered that fluoride helps add good minerals to our teeth that figh…Read More

  2. The Top 10 Reasons to Treat Gum Disease

    STITTSVILLE AND OTTAWA, ONTARIO – The Stittsville dentistry team at Trillium Dental knows how important it is to treat signs of gum disease early. Gum disease is detrimental to your tooth and gum health, and it can cost you permanent teeth if left untreated. At every regular teeth cleaning, our St…Read More

  3. 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

  4. According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, around 43,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral or pharyngeal cancer this year. Unfortunately, oral cancer is often discovered late in its development. Trillium dental, a family practice, is able to detect oral cancer during routine dental examinations. M…Read More

  5. Tooth Erosion

    Tooth erosion is when the outer layers of enamel diminish. This is caused by acids contained in certain foods that we may eat. The enamel is the hard outer coating of the teeth. It protects the underlying dentine. When the enamel deteriorates, it can expose the dentine and cause both sensitivity and…Read More

  6. Toothaches and Dental Emergencies

    Tooth pain can have quite an effect on a persons well-being and state of mind. The common cause of such a pain is typically an exposed nerve or root. An infection caused by gum disease, or tooth decay are sources for the exposure. In certain instances, the pain may originate from areas other than th…Read More