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Dental Care for Children: Start School Smiling

At Canyon Dental in Calgary, providing quality dental care for children and the whole family is a top priority. With that in mind, we’re excited to announce that Canyon Dental is participating in the Alberta Dental Association “Start School Smiling Program”. Start School Smiling is a charity campaign designed to encourage healthy dental care for children, […]

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The Link Between Periodontal Disease and Heart Disease

At our Calgary dental office, our recall and comprehensive exams are designed to ensure optimal oral health. During these exams we check for a number of issues including periodontal disease and oral cancer. Catching early signs of mouth cancer increases the chance of survival and catching periodontal disease early prevents extensive damage to your teeth, gums and even your […]

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Invisalign: A Clear Orthodontic Solution

A great smile is an incredible asset for making a great first impression and improving your self-confidence. At Canyon Dental in Calgary, our patients’ oral health is our number one priority. A straighter smile not only improves a patient’s self-esteem, but it also makes home hygiene practices easier! If braces seem a little daunting to […]

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Oral Cancer Awareness Month with Canyon Dental

April marks Oral Cancer Awareness Month. The Canadian Cancer Society defines oral cancer as a cancer that begins in the cells of the mouth. “It can also spread (metastasize) to other parts of the body. The most common place oral cancer spreads to is the lymph nodes in the neck. Oral cancer may also be […]

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The ABCs of Keeping your Child’s Smile Healthy and Happy

A is for Apple At Canyon Dental, we always emphasis the importance of eating a well-balanced diet, for kids and adults. Sugary snacks and drinks should be minimized or eliminated altogether, especially when it is consumed between meals. It is not only the amount of sugar consumption, but the duration of sugar exposure that increases […]