Archive for: August 2012

What To Do When You When You Break A Tooth In Calgary

28 Aug 2012
Bite Dental

Our last post talked about the importance of wearing a Sports Guard to protect teeth during sports and recreational activities.  Protection and prevention of damage to teeth is always the ideal, but what do you do when an accident occurs and you break a tooth?

Even though enamel is one of the hardest tissues in the body it has its breaking…

Protect Your Child’s Smile With A Custom Sports Guard

20 Aug 2012
Bite Dental

Competing in sports provides children with an opportunity to develop social confidence and physical skills.  Unfortunately sports, and many recreational activities, also provide an opportunity for mouth injuries.

Dr. Andy Hoe of Bite Dental in South West Calgary strongly recommends the use of sports guards as the goal is always to prevent injuries than treat mishaps.  Sports guards help prevent broken

Keeping Your Teeth & Orthodontic Braces Clean

13 Aug 2012
Bite Dental

Over the past few weeks we’ve talked about the importance of regular check-up exams and dental cleanings. When it comes to keeping teeth and gums healthy; prevention is key and that means seeing your dental team routinely and practicing excellent home care.

But for patients who are wearing orthodontic braces, effective brushing and regular dental cleanings are even more important. Orthodontic

The Importance of Bringing Your Child To The Dentist

07 Aug 2012
Bite Dental

Though you may be doing a great job of brushing and flossing your child’s teeth it is important to bring your child to the dentist by the age of 3.

Bringing your child to the dentist early is an effective way to help prevent extensive dental treatment and allows your dentist to diagnose potential problems early on.  Your Dentist is going…