Torbram Dental Blog
July 2, 2021
Don’t spend another summer hiding your smile because you’re embarrassed by missing teeth. Now is the perfect time to invest in dental implants. Although you might not want to skip a day soaking in the pool or working on your tan, here are 3 reasons to take a day off to visit your dentist for dental implants.
June 28, 2021
Spending some time in the summer sun isn’t just refreshing and relaxing; it can also be highly beneficial to your health. Sunlight offers a variety of benefits, from boosting Vitamin D levels to increasing the release of serotonin in your brain. But what you may not have realized is that the sun helps contribute to healthy gums as well. In this post, you’ll learn how spending some time outdoors during the summer can ultimately help you protect your smile.(more…)
May 1, 2021
It’s common knowledge that mental health conditions have an enormous impact on physical wellbeing. Issues like stress, depression, and anxiety are well known for causing symptoms like headaches, acne breakouts, chest pain, digestive issues, and fatigue. However, many people don’t realize that mental health conditions can also impact your teeth and gums! Read on to discover which oral health problems you may be at a higher risk of because of your mental health, and what you can do about it!(more…)
April 22, 2021
Have you ever celebrated Earth Day on April 22nd? If not, this year can be the one that you make a couple of eco-friendly changes to do your part. You don’t have to make big and expensive alterations to your life by purchasing a bunch of solar panels either; start your changes off small! Read on for a list of four eco-friendly oral hygiene products you could use to reduce plastic waste.(more…)
March 2, 2021
Did you know that National Dentist’s Day takes place on March 6th? It may not be in your calendar already. After all, it may sound like a strange holiday for you to pay attention to or celebrate. However, with a little bit of reflection, you may realize that it is an exciting holiday to be acknowledged. Continue reading to learn more about National Dentist’s Day, why you should be celebrating your dentist, and what you can do.(more…)
February 7, 2021
Did you know February is known for more than just Valentine’s day? Besides tasty candy and beautiful flowers, it is also National Children’s Dental Health Month. Although you might think your child’s oral hygiene habits and routine dental visits are enough, there are a few bad habits that can leave a lasting mark on their smile, like thumb-sucking. Your pediatric dentist has the tips you need to break the habit to nurture a healthy and attractive smile.
February 4, 2021
If you’ve lost all your natural teeth, dentures are the most convenient and popular option to rebuild your smile. Although they are effective, you might notice they don’t fit snuggly as time passes. Your dentures can slip and cause irritation because your jawbone is slowly shrinking since it isn’t being stimulated by tooth roots. While dentures are beneficial, they don’t do anything for jawbone preservation. You don’t need to live with the deterioration. Here’s how implant dentures can replace your missing teeth and keep your jaw strong.
November 25, 2020
Your teeth help you chew good food and have great conversations, but did you know that they do a lot of talking on their own as well? One of the first things people notice when they meet someone is the other person’s smile. It is such an important part of who you are, and it speaks volumes. Your Brampton dentist shares what your teeth say about you.(more…)
September 24, 2020
When you’re missing one or more teeth in a row, your dentist might recommend filling the gap with a dental bridge. By placing a dental crown over the two teeth at the end of the space in your smile, or over dental implants, the gap can literally be bridged with a sturdy, long-lasting solution. However, as much as we’d like to believe that this restoration will last forever, that’s unfortunately not likely. Keep reading to learn how to prevent three common causes of dental bridge failure.(more…)
August 25, 2020
Many people are guilty of lying to their dentist about certain things during their appointment. Even if you’re just stretching the truth a little bit, chances are that your dentist knows that you’re not being completely honest. The mouth is a reflection of not just oral health, but your overall wellbeing. Though it can be uncomfortable to admit certain things to your dentist, it’s important that you tell the truth for the sake of your health. Here are some of the most common lies that patients tell when they come into the office.(more…)