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Keeping Your Kids’ Teeth Healthy During the Holidays

Winter holidays tend to afford opportunities for children of all ages to indulge on sweets and candy more than usual. Let’s talk about how we can prepare our children to focus on oral health during the holidays. How Does Sugar Affect Dental Health? Sugar is the primary food source for the naturally occurring bacteria in your […]

By : Clayburn Dental/November 28, 2017/Abbotsford Dentist, Dental Care Tips/Comments Off on Keeping Your Kids’ Teeth Healthy During the HolidaysRead More

5 Tips to Control Tartar Build-Up

What Makes Tartar So Bad? Our mouths provide the perfect environment for bacteria to thrive. Tiny particles of food mix with the bacteria and proteins to create a sticky dental plaque. This plaque likes to hide out beneath the gum line. Wherever plaque sticks, damage may lead to cavities and gum irritation. So, what happens […]

By : Clayburn Dental/November 20, 2017/Abbotsford Dentist, Dental Care Tips/Comments Off on 5 Tips to Control Tartar Build-UpRead More

Clayburn Dental is Voted Abbotsford’s Favourite Dentist 2017

Thank You Abbotsford! For the fifth year in a row, Clayburn Dental has been voted by Abbotsford News readers as Abbotsford’s Favourite Dentist! We are honoured to be recognized as one of Abbotsford’s best businesses. We appreciate all of our patients’ ongoing support of our dental clinic, and will continue our commitment to providing you with excellent oral health […]

By : Clayburn Dental/October 27, 2017/Abbotsford Dentist, Community/Comments Off on Clayburn Dental is Voted Abbotsford’s Favourite Dentist 2017Read More

How Pregnancy Affects Your Oral Health

Pregnancy affects so many aspects of a woman’s life, including many she does not expect. A healthy mouth and teeth can provide protections that decrease the likelihood of a low birth-weight baby and even reduce the risk of pre-term delivery. It is a good idea to schedule a regular cleaning and check-up before you get […]

By : Clayburn Dental/October 25, 2017/Abbotsford Dentist, Dental Care Tips/Comments Off on How Pregnancy Affects Your Oral HealthRead More

Halloween Candy Buy Back 2017

Halloween Candy Buy Back Program Clayburn Dental is excited to announce the return of our popular Halloween Candy Buy Back program! From November 1 to 3, your kids can bring in their Halloween candy haul to our dental clinic in Abbotsford and we will buy their candy back at $2 per pound (up to a max of $20)! All of the candy […]

By : Clayburn Dental/October 24, 2017/Abbotsford Dentist, Community/Comments Off on Halloween Candy Buy Back 2017Read More

Why Seniors Are at Higher Risk for Cavities

One of the things we don’t hear about much after childhood is tooth decay. Unfortunately, studies have shown that seniors are as likely as children to get cavities. New dental technologies allow us to keep our natural teeth longer than in years past. Of course, the longer we have our natural teeth, the longer they […]

By : Clayburn Dental/October 20, 2017/Abbotsford Dentist, Dental Care Tips/Comments Off on Why Seniors Are at Higher Risk for CavitiesRead More

What Causes Sensitive Teeth and How Can I Treat It?

Sensitive teeth can be the result of dietary choices, decay, periodontal disease, or even genetics. The protection provided by enamel and gums decreases as enamel wears away and gums recede. Once the underlying surface (dentin) is exposed, sensitivity usually follows. Discuss concerns with your dentist as soon as sensitive teeth become a nuisance. Let them know […]

By : Clayburn Dental/September 20, 2017/Abbotsford Dentist, Dental Care Tips/Comments Off on What Causes Sensitive Teeth and How Can I Treat It?Read More

What Your Tongue Colour Is Telling You

What Does Tongue Colour Reveal About a Person’s Health? Dental professionals examine more than just your teeth during check-ups. Tongue health can be an indicator for many overall health conditions. Colour, texture, and coating changes should be discussed with your team at Clayburn Dental. Oral cancer screenings are part of regular check-ups. Dentists look for red or white areas and ulcers. […]

By : Clayburn Dental/September 12, 2017/Abbotsford Dentist, Dental Care Tips/Comments Off on What Your Tongue Colour Is Telling YouRead More

Quick Fixes for Dental Emergencies

No one plans for a dental emergency, but it is a good idea to know what to do when the unexpected happens. Even if the problem seems minor now, delaying treatment can lead to bigger problems down the road. Let’s take a look at how to handle common dental emergencies. Remedies for Common Dental Emergencies Broken Braces […]

By : Clayburn Dental/August 21, 2017/Abbotsford Dentist, Dental Care Tips/Comments Off on Quick Fixes for Dental EmergenciesRead More

Dental Care Tips for Seniors

Dental Care Checklist for Seniors Aging affects many parts of our bodies, including the mouth and teeth. Be proactive by taking steps to maintain your oral health. Quit smoking and chewing tobacco. Tobacco, regardless of how it is used, increases the chances of getting mouth and throat cancer. Many chewing tobaccos contain sugar, so they […]

By : Clayburn Dental/August 10, 2017/Dental Care Tips/Comments Off on Dental Care Tips for SeniorsRead More
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