You haven’t been to the dentist in ages and you suspect that, in addition to needing a cleaning, your teeth could use a little work. One tooth, in particular, has begun to act up, not exactly hurting, but exhibiting signs that something is not quite right. You’re worried a
Bleeding gums are often a sign of oral or other health issues. Your gums may also start bleeding due to less serious, common causes. Knowing what to look for if you experience oral bleeding can help you determine what health steps you need to take. Oral and Health Issues
Catching cavities early allows them to be treated before they begin to expand and spread into the sensitive root of the tooth. Patients whose cavities are treated early can receive much smaller fillings and avoid the risk of serious decay. A new technology known as DIAGNOdent is helpi
As a show of support for community and the future of dentistry, Dr. Khozema and Dr. Rokshana Chherawala recently sponsored a Conference Room and an Operatory Room at the University of British Columbia. The Conference Room is intended to foster education and patient-focused learning at
Dental extractions (removing teeth) may be a necessary procedure to prevent tooth misalignment in the case of wisdom teeth or to maintain the health of your other teeth and gums. Extractions nowadays are relatively quick and painless, so if you suspect you have a tooth that might requ
Your oral health is important and at Valley Fair Dental, your Maple Ridge dentist, our team of oral health care experts want to share with you the most important oral health secrets that will give you a healthy smile you’ll be proud to show off everywhere. If your gums are bleed
Dentists generally have a bad reputation. Expressions such as “It’s like pulling teeth” and “I’d rather get a root canal” are proof that doing something painful and hard is often compared to going to the dentist. In fact, going to the dentist is sho
If you suffer from dry mouth – especially in the summer – your dentist at ValleyFair Dental has some valuable tips on what you can do to relieve your dry mouth symptoms and enjoy yourself, whatever the season! Offer Yourself a Mint or Two If you suffer from dry mouth, try
One of the most common questions asked to dental professionals is: “what are receding gums?”. In simple terms, receding gums are a result of gum disease — causing your gums to have a “receding” appearance. What causes receding gums? Typically, gum disease
We are pleased to announce we are now open. Please call or email us if you require an appointment.
With that in mind, we wanted to let you know that we have put proper protocols in place and have access to personal protective equipment for all our staff to serve you in a safe and healthy environment.
As healthcare professionals, dental offices are some of the most prepared to keep patients safe as we re-open – as we already follow strict infection control procedures in our regular practice.