Eating one’s favourite foods can be one of the most enjoyable parts of the day, but what happens when chewing causes persistent pain? If you notice your jaw feeling sore, making popping or clicking sounds, or being difficult to open or close, you may suffer from TMJ Disorder. This condition […]
Welcome to Our Blog
Designed as a helpful resource to our patients, The Paddington Dental Surgery blog posts informative content to help you better understand your general, restorative, and cosmetic options. We also use this space to reveal new techniques and technology, announce coming events at the practice, and share other news. Patients are encouraged to come here often and check out what’s new, as we often answer common questions about teeth whitening, dental implants, Invisalign®, and other popular procedures we offer. If you ever have any questions about something you read here, or if you would like to schedule a consultation with one of our dentists, talk to our team today. We look forward to helping you achieve your smile goals.
How Does the Price Compare for Invisalign vs. Braces?
Orthodontic treatments are highly customised to the individual, and as a result, the cost of different treatment methods will vary based on the unique details of each patient. When it comes to selecting the right orthodontic solution, patients often wonder which option is more affordable. Two popular braces methods that […]
Why Do My Gums Bleed When I Floss?
Bleeding gums while brushing or flossing can be caused by many factors. If you just adopted a flossing routine, your gums may not be accustomed to the process yet. Vitamin deficiencies, ill-fitting dentures, and certain blood-thinning medications can also cause gums to bleed easily. In other cases, it can be […]
How to Prevent Teeth Staining
Do you miss how white and vibrant your teeth used to be? Teeth naturally change colour as we age due to an accumulation of stains and overall usage. While there is no clear-cut solution for avoiding teeth stains, there are lifestyle habits that can help slow their development. If you […]
4 Tips for Finding a Cosmetic Dentist
Cosmetic dental treatments have the potential to transform the look of your smile. Keep in mind, however, that your results are only as good as the dentist performing your treatment. This is why our team at The Paddington Dental Surgery encourages those looking for a cosmetic dentist to do their […]
How Can Dental Treatments Make Me Look Younger?
When it comes to rejuvenating one’s facial appearance, most people don’t think of going to their dentist. However, with the right dental treatment plan tailored to your specific needs, you can address common signs of aging and turn back the clock. At The Paddington Dental Surgery, our dental team offers […]
Foods That Stain Your Teeth
The causes of teeth staining are myriad and include prescription medication, tobacco use, and genetic influences. The most common reason for teeth staining, however, is diet. Every day we consume foods that can discolour our teeth. If you can limit consumption of some of the most common culprits, you can […]
How Do I Choose the Right Dentist for My Dental Implants?
A highly recommended solution for missing teeth, dental implants can provide a natural-looking result that’s both strong and long-lasting. To ensure the outcome is all of those things, it’s important for patients to choose an experienced and qualified dentist who is dedicated to safety, results, and patient care. To help […]
What Is All-on-4™?
Having a smile that is uncomfortable, physically or psychologically, is a major concern for many people. If you’re using a traditional removable denture to replace missing teeth, you may experience difficulty eating what you like and having the confidence to smile whenever you feel like it. Fortunately, a solution that […]
Am I a Candidate for Implant Dentures?
Considered to be the gold standard replacement for missing teeth, dental implants are a popular choice for many people who want to restore their smiles after tooth loss. Even better, there are a multitude of implant options for patients to best suit their individual needs and goals. Implant-supported dentures can […]