Category Archive: Cosmetic Dentistry

Is there a link between oral health and overall health? Coast Dental Centre General and preventive dentistry in Maple Ridge

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You may have heard that there is an increasing amount of evidence to suggest that a person’s oral health can affect the health of the rest of their body, and that poor oral hygiene can lead to conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and stroke. Many patients are now curious about the effect that their […]

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Veneers: cosmetic dentistry options at Coast Dental Centre in Maple Ridge

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Veneers consist of tiny sheets of porcelain that are bonded onto the natural tooth to strengthen and improve the appearance of the tooth. If you have cracked, chipped or badly stained teeth, veneers may be an option to restore the look and function of your smile. Veneers are generally about one millimeter thick, but a […]

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Teeth whitening options

teeth whitening

Many things can cause your teeth to be stained or discolored. Everyday things such as drinking coffee and tea can cause discoloration. Certain medications can contribute to this, as well as poor oral hygiene habits. Also, as we age, sometimes the teeth just lose their ‘whiteness’. Because of this, many people are wanting whiter teeth […]

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What to look for when shopping for toothpaste

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There are literally hundreds of different brands available. Some people have a favourite brand that they have been using for as long as they can remember, while others just pick up whatever’s on sale. Read on to learn about the difference between various kinds of toothpaste. Difference between regular vs children’s toothpaste Children’s toothpaste usually […]

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Is cosmetic dentistry right for you? How Coast Dental Centre can help you achieve the smile you want

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In the past two decades, cosmetic dental procedures have gained popularity. Having perfectly aligned, white teeth, even if you weren’t born with a perfect smile, is no longer a luxury reserved only for celebrities or the very wealthy. Procedures such as dental implants, porcelain veneers and inlays and onlays are now relatively affordable to the […]

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Some Important Things to Know about Teeth Whitening

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Which is the most regular procedure requested by patients? According to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), about 90% of patient’s request tooth whitening. The fact that your smile tells more about your personality makes white teeth a priority.  While brushing and flossing regularly helps maintain your teeth in great condition, the food and […]

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5 Important Dental Procedures That Coast Dental Centre Offers

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A 2013 survey by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) shows that virtually all adults value their smile as an asset. Some 74% of the respondents felt that an unattractive smile could affect their success in life. Well, if you have a dental problems, it can be a negative impact on your smile you […]

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Cosmetic Dentist in Maple Ridge, BC

cosmetic dentistry in Maple Ridge

Years ago, aesthetic improvements in dentistry often meant multiple appointments and invasive procedures. But thanks to advances in cosmetic dentistry, dental professionals are able to help patients achieve spectacular results in a far less painful and time-consuming fashion. At Coast Dental Centre, we’re pleased to offer our valued Maple Ridge, BC patients a variety of […]

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