Dental Implants an ideal solution

Dental Implants A patient was referred to Langley Dental Clinic following an accident which broke off the bridge in the upper mouth. The patients general practitioner had already made her a temporary denture. Dental Implants were the ideal solution and a number were placed. The patient continued to wear the temporary denture while the dental implants integrated into the bone. After 3 months the …

Dental Implants and Bridge look and feel great

I just want to write you a short letter to thank you for the dental implants and bridge work which you completed for me at the end of May this year. Having once decided to proceed with the treatment, the courtesy and professionalism extended to me by you and your staff at the Clinic quickly dispelled my initial concerns about the money I planned …

Second Hand Smoke and Periodontal Disease

Studies recently undertaken found that periodontal (inflamation/bone loss) disease was found 1.6 times more frequently in non-smokers with greater exposure to second hand tobacco smoke. Source: Sevels I, Clinical Abstracts, Ontario Dentist, July/August 2012, Vol 89, No 6, pg 38-39.  

Reduced risk of dementia in those who brush teeth regularly

People who keep their teeth and gums healthy with regular brushing may have a lower risk of developing dementia later in life, according to a new study. Researchers who followed close to 5,500 elderly people over an 18-year period, found those who reported brushing their teeth less than once a day were up to 65% more likely to develop dementia …