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How to Keep Your Dentures Tartar Free

Staying on top of denture hygiene is one of the major keys to long term success with your new teeth. Without proper maintenance and care, you may start to notice that your dentures smell.  If your dentures aren’t cleaned regularly, it could lead to a build of tartar. In this article, we’ll examine some of […]

What to do if Your New Dentures are Irritating You

Dentures are an excellent solution for damaged or missing teeth. They can significantly improve your day to day life by allowing you to eat more of the foods you like and boosting your confidence in social situations.  However, you may have to make minor lifestyle adjustments and it’ll take some time for your mouth to […]

What are Denture Relines & Why are They Necessary?

Dentures are an excellent solution to missing or damaged teeth. They can significantly improve your quality of life — you’ll feel more confident in social situations and be able to eat more of your favorite foods. Even with a perfectly made denture, they’ll likely need to be relined over time. This is completely natural and […]

Why do humans smile?

A smile is of the most universal non-verbal ways that humans communicate. Around the world, a smile is often recognized as one of the best ways to express happiness.  There are a thousand reasons why someone might show off their smile — seeing an old friend, playing with a puppy, hearing a great joke, receiving […]

How Can Dentures Improve My Self Confidence?

Dentures do a lot more than help you chew your food. Dentures can also restore your smile and give you a newfound sense of self-confidence. We’re under constant pressure to look and feel our best — and a happy and healthy looking smile is one of the key factors.  What happens when we are afraid […]

A Few Quick Facts About Dentures

For those of you who are brand new to dentures, it can be a little overwhelming to find all of the information you need.  At The Denture & Implant Centre, we want your transition to dentures to be as smooth and easy as possible. Here we’ll give you a brief look into life with dentures […]

How Poorly Fitted Dentures Can Cause Long Term Damage

At the Denture and Implant Centre, we help people resolve discomfort and pain as a result of poorly fitted dentures every day. Often, these people have no idea that their poorly fitted dentures can cause long-term negative effects on their health. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the consequences of poorly […]

Tips & Tricks to Naturally Whiten Your Teeth

If you’re looking for a beautiful set of pearly whites, this article can help you whiten your teeth at home.  Although brushing your teeth regularly is crucial, you don’t need to rely on toothpaste alone — there are many ways to whiten your teeth with natural products.  First, let’s examine why our teeth start to […]

Bone Resorption: What is it and Why Does it Happen?

Our bodies are an excellent example of “use it or lose it.” We’re made up of billions of living cells in a state of constant change. If we fail to exercise or move around, our bodies divert those valuable resources elsewhere.   As a result, our muscles start to shrink — and the same concept applies […]

Why Do Dentures Sometimes Smell Bad?

If you’ve been wearing dentures for a while, you might notice that from time to time they can get a little smelly. This is mostly due to a build-up of bacteria, the same as you would get with natural teeth. If left unattended, the bacteria can reproduce and spread, which ultimately can lead to “denture […]

Dentures & Relationships

Relationships and dating with dentures is something that many of us think about but very few people talk about. However, you can be reassured that there are thousands of people who share your concerns.  Relationships often require a lot of the following: talking, smiling, laughing, eating, drinking, kissing, and intimacy. It’s not surprising at all […]

Overcoming Anxiety About Dentures

If you believe that dentures may be in your near future, the thought can be scary and cause a lot of anxiety — which is understandable. You’ve lived your whole life with natural teeth and moving towards dentures is a big step that requires some lifestyle changes.  Almost everyone goes through anxiety when looking at […]

Your Guide to Immediate Dentures

Going weeks or months without teeth is a huge inconvenience that can cause significant self-confidence issues and unnecessary wear and tear on your remaining teeth. The good news is that you won’t have to wait weeks on end to receive a functional (but temporary) dental appliance. If you’ve recently lost a tooth or are in […]

Maintaining a White & Bright Smile

We frequently get patients into the Denture and Implant Centre who are wondering the best ways to keep their teeth white. Maintaining a bright and healthy smile is important for our self-confidence and can be easily achieved with small daily tasks. With that being said some methods work better than others. There are many products […]

Quitting Smoking & Dentures

Deciding to commit to dentures can have a massive impact on your quality of life. You’ll feel more confident about your smile, be able to speak more clearly, and choose more of the foods that you want to eat.  However, if you’re a smoker, you’ll want to seriously consider dropping the habit at least a […]

How to Care for Your Dentures While Travelling

If you’re about to take off on a vacation, you might be wondering the best ways to take care of your dentures and avoid any issues while you’re away. Traveling should be a relaxing break from day-to-day life — the last thing you want is to be worried about your teeth of all things! Although […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Implants

Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Implants At the Denture and Implant Centre, we get a ton of questions about dental implants. In short, they’re a more stable and secure form of denture that is supported by artificial metal roots. In this article, we’ll clear up some of the most common questions and concerns of customers […]