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Tooth-Friendly Halloween Candy

The last thing most kids want to find in their pillow cases after a night of trick-or-treating are boring tooth-friendly candies. So the trick is…

Top 5 Tooth Brushing Mistakes

Pretty much everyone knows they should brush their teeth at least twice a day. But does everyone know how to brush properly? Take a look…

All About Root Canals

What is a root canal? A root canal refers to two different things: the inner part of the tooth; and a procedure to remedy the…

Tooth Jewels: Our Favourite Grillz

Think of them as jewelry for your teeth. Grillz, sometimes called fronts, made their first appearance in the mid-1980s when rappers in the world of…

The Importance of Flossing Daily

Flossing your teeth once a day is the most important thing you can do to maintain healthy gums. The small investment of time it takes…

Culinary Adventure at Centre Island

On Friday July 25th, 2014 Yonge Eglinton Dental had a company picnic and barbecue at Central Island. We also enjoyed some time kayaking in the…

Our Five Favourite Hollywood Smiles

Hollywood is full of great smiles from wide grins of pearly whites to crooked smirks and sinister sneers. Here are five of our favourites: Julia…

Bonding

Fillings for back teeth have traditionally been made of amalgam. Amalgam is a compound of metals and is a dark colour. Until recently there was…

The nasty truth about Bad Breath

Whether it was your 4th grade teacher Old Lady Crabtree or your buddy Darryl “The Garlic Crusher” cheering next to you at the game, we’ve…

Teeth Friendly Foods

The foods you eat aren’t the exact cause of tooth decay. But what they do to your bacteria-fighting saliva is what either keeps your mouth…

Taking care of baby teeth

If you’ve noticed more baby bumps around town these days, what you’re seeing may be the result of the Christmas blackout.  So, in preparation for…

A Brief History of Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening has become one of the more popular services offered by dentists. It’s fast, safe and effective. It’s taken a long time and a…

Top 5 Movie and TV Dentists

“I thrill when I drill a bicuspid / It’s swell though they tell me I’m maladjusted.”                         – Orin Scrivello, DDS   That’s Steve Martin…

Choosing a Toothbrush

If you brush twice a day like you should be, your toothbrush will have a shelf life of about three months. That means you should…