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How to Get Emergency Dental Services During COVID-19

We’re working hard to keep you as informed as possible during these uncertain times and to be transparent at every point of new updates and changes to our operations. We also want to reassure you that you’ll still be able to get emergency dental treatment during the COVID-19 pandemic.  As you likely already know, the Alberta Dental Association has […]

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How to Take Care of Your Oral Health While in Self-Isolation

Whether you’re self-isolating after a vacation, feeling sick, or just staying home to prevent your chance of getting ill, your oral health is especially important to maintain. Even small issues like getting food stuck in braces can cause issues later unless you take care of your teeth and mouth. April is Oral Health Month as well, so there’s really no better […]

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COVID-19 Update: Patient Health and Safety

Dear valued patients,  On behalf of the entire team at Canyon Dental, we would like to say thank you for your patience, loyalty and support. Since our closure, we have been working diligently to evolve so we can continue to provide the excellent dental care you need safely, conveniently and affordably. You will notice many […]

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How to Choose a Sports Mouth Guard

“Do I really need a custom mouthguard or can a store-bought one suffice?” This is a common question we hear but the answer will really come down to several factors. Comfort level, price range, materials, and protection levels will all impact your decision. We break down why it’s especially important to make the right choice when […]

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White Teeth and Your Diet: What’s the link?

A quick Google search reveals tens of thousands of articles promising you whiter teeth if you simply eat more coconut oil, cauliflower, strawberries, and any number of other things. Unfortunately, that is not how your teeth work. What causes yellow teeth? The colour of your teeth is determined by a wide range of factors.  Some […]

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3 Benefits of a Healthy Flossing Routine

If you stay up to date with dental news, you might have come across articles stating that the benefits of flossing are unproven. If so, you might wonder why dentists continue to recommend that everyone maintain a healthy flossing routine. The short version is: flossing is low risk, low cost, and it’s possible that it […]

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Do You Need Braces For Your Overbite?

Overbite correction is the second most common reason people are choosing to get braces today, according to Dentaly. It’s worth consulting with a dentist to see what treatment is best for you. Do you need braces for your overbite? Braces are often an appropriate treatment, but not always. (Read more on other myths about braces […]

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Why Are My Teeth Sensitive After Cleaning?

Did you know that teeth sensitivity affects up to 40 million people in the USA? It is one of the most common reasons clients put off their dental cleanings. If you are wondering “Why are my teeth sensitive after cleaning?” you are not alone! Thankfully, Canyon Dental has plenty of answers, options and solutions to […]