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How Much is Invisalign in Vancouver BC?

How Much is Invisalign in Vancouver, BC? The cost of Invisalign braces is comparable to the cost of traditional wire braces. The cost will of course depend on the type of treatment required, how long the treatment will take, as … Continue reading

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Treatments to Remineralize Teeth

How to Remineralize Teeth There are things that you can do to strengthen up your (or your kids) teeth. We all know that sugar is bad for teeth because it dissolves the tooth enamel. Many of us also know that … Continue reading

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New Video: Removing Tartar from Toddler’s Teeth

Our latest video shows Dr. Robin Mak doing a dental cleaning on 3 year old Avery, including removing tartar from her teeth. Regular brushing and flossing at home won’t remove all the tartar. It’s important to get even the youngest … Continue reading

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Buy Plaque HD in Vancouver – Plaque Coloring Toothpaste

You can now buy Plaque HD in Vancouver! Plaque HD toothpaste is a great product because it shows people where the plaque is by coloring it green/blue so they have to brush it off. This product is great for orthodontic … Continue reading

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Silver Diamine Fluoride Can Stop Cavities!

Silver Diamine Flouride Vancouver – finally! We wanted to blog about an exciting new treatment we have in our office: Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF), a topical application known to slow down/arrest cavities. About Silver Diamine Fluoride Silver Diamine Floride (SDF) … Continue reading

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Common Causes of Sensitive Teeth

  Sensitive Teeth can be a real problem, considering most people use their teeth several times a day to eat. Drinking can also be a problem. For some of our patients, anything other than a body temperature drink can cause … Continue reading

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So Many Toothpaste Options! How to Choose?

Toothpaste options galore! Sometimes our patients tell us they just want to buy plain, old, regular fluoride toothpaste. When they are out shopping, there are just too many different types of toothpaste to choose from. We get it! Decision fatigue is … Continue reading

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How to Get Rid of Bad Breath – According to a Dentist

We love this video featuring Dr. Ada Cooper on how to get rid of bad breath. Dr. Cooper uses language that everyone, not just dentists, can understand. She is pleasant, speaks clearly, moves things along and delivers lots of facts … Continue reading

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Types of Dental Anesthesia

At Kits Family Dental, we specialize in helping kids and adults. Sometimes our work requires us to use one of two types of dental anesthesia. These work by blocking nerve signals in your body dulling any pain in your mouth … Continue reading

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Dental Myths – I Am Too Old For Braces, Cavities Hurt…

Thank you Dental Care of Stamford for this wonderful infographic. We loved it so much we wanted to share it on our site. For example,  did you know that frequency, not quantity, of sugar is the real cause of cavities? … Continue reading

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