Entries by Whistler Dental

These Thanksgiving Foods Can Hurt Your Teeth!

Thanksgiving is a time for seeing family, giving thanks, and eating – eating well! However, while you’re preparing your family’s big feast, take some time to consider your dental health. We all like to indulge in our favourite delicious dishes once a year, but many Thanksgiving foods can hurt and damage our teeth. Here are […]

Oral Health at Every Stage of Life

No matter what age you are, maintaining good oral care is essential for your overall health! This is why it’s important to get into a good routine of brushing, flossing, and scheduling regular dental checkups as soon as possible. Whether you’re a kid, a teen, an adult or a senior, there are certain specific dental […]

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The Life Cycle of a Cavity

Cavities are very common in both adults and children. In fact, tooth decay is the world’s second most prevalent disease, after the common cold. We hope that none of our patients ever have to experience the pain and inconvenience of a cavity. However, if you do get a cavity in your lifetime, it’s important to […]

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All you Need to Know About Invisalign for Kids

Invisalign is a relatively easy and discreet treatment that straightens teeth using a series of removable plastic aligners. Offering numerous benefits, it is extremely popular amongst our adult clientele who want the luxury of a virtually invisible treatment. However, more and more parents are asking: Does Invisalign work for kids? While there are many advantages […]

How to Deal With a Summer Dental Emergency

The season of outdoor adventures, lakeside barbecues, and relaxing vacations is well and truly underway. However, while we’re enjoying our adrenaline-inducing sports and deliciously sweet treats, a variety of dental emergencies can occur. We all know how important it is to keep our mouths and teeth healthy in the sun, but there are some accidents […]

How to Prevent Tooth Sensitivity this Summer

Refreshing fizzy drinks, delicious velvety ice cream, and a quick stop in the Great Glass Elevator Candy shop – in Whistler, summer is the season to indulge. But that sharp pain you feel as you take a bite of your favourite summer snack is enough to stop the fun in its tracks. Summer is too […]

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Why you Shouldn’t Wait to Start Invisalign

With wedding season approaching, no one wants to have to deal with last minute beauty hassles. Veneers and other cosmetic dentistry treatments are great for achieving a dazzling smile, but if you don’t have time for multiple appointments, and want a relatively inexpensive treatment, then Invisalign could be for you. This simple and subtle solution straightens […]

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How to Keep Your Mouth Healthy in the Sun

The sun is well and truly out in Whistler, and with it comes all the activities that we love. However, while we’re jumping on our bikes and chilling by the lake, it’s important not to take a vacation from cleaning our teeth. Although it’s true that sensible exposure to the sun can actually improve our […]