Clenching and Grinding Teeth

Clenching and Grinding Teeth

Teeth clenching and grinding is becoming increasingly common in today’s fast paced, stressful lifestyle.   We put so much pressure on ourselves to do it all that it can start to take its toll and manifest in our bodies in so many ways. Holding...
What is trending in cosmetic dentistry?

What is trending in cosmetic dentistry?

What is trending in cosmetic dentistry? The Smile Clinique is here to give you the inside knowledge. Fortunately, we have evolved from an age of pulling teeth and making dentures to an era of minimally-invasive dentistry where we do everything we can to keep teeth...
Managing phobias and anxiety

Managing phobias and anxiety

Anxiety is normal. We all feel it at different points in time and for different reasons. It is certainly not uncommon to feel anxious about entering a clinic of any kind. We find most patients who feel anxious about coming to our clinic have at least one incident from...
10 Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay

10 Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay

Dental decay is essentially the weakening/softening of the tooth structure, sometimes to the point where holes are visible in the teeth. Decay can appear as dark and discoloured areas of the teeth, but it can also be completely invisible to the naked eye. Generally...
Overcoming dental phobias

Overcoming dental phobias

Have you ever had that feeling when you walk into a dental surgery… Sweaty palms, tense muscles, heart racing, perhaps even full-blown anxiety attacks? Well, you are most certainly not alone. It can be very daunting to have a dental health professional in your...