Cavities In Your Sleep (And How To Prevent Them)
In this blog from Vibrant Square Dental, we go over the oral health risks of falling asleep without brushing your teeth–such as getting cavities in your sleep. What Causes Cavities? Cavities, which are also called tooth decay, are caused by bacteria that live in our mouths. When we eat sugary or starchy foods and drinks, […]
Crowns Vs. Veneers: Which Is Right For Me?
Crowns or veneers: which is best for your needs? In this guide from Vibrant Square Dental, we go over similarities and differences so you can make the best choice. What Are Porcelain Veneers? Porcelain veneers are a great way to improve the look of your teeth. Veneers are a great way to correct moderate to […]
Dentist vs. Dental Hygienist: What’s The Difference?
If you’re wondering about the similarities and differences between dentists and dental hygienists, check out this guide from Vibrant Square Dental. What Is A Dentist? Dentists have a wealth of skills they can use to care for their patients. Not only can they do everything a dental hygienist can do, but they are the only […]
Wisdom About Your Wisdom Teeth
If you’re ready to learn some wisdom about your wisdom teeth, check out this blog from Vibrant Square Dental in Vaughan, Ontario. What Makes Wisdom Teeth Different? As you get older, you may begin to develop wisdom teeth, which is a common dental milestone that typically occurs between the ages of 17 and 21. On […]
Teeth First-Aid: What To Do In A Dental Emergency
On average, someone visits a hospital room with a dental emergency about every 15 seconds. Dental emergencies can be unexpected and very distressing, especially if you do not know how to deal with them. You may wonder if the dental problem you’re dealing with warrants a trip to the emergency dentist. Below are some guidelines […]
How To Overcome Dental Anxiety
Dental anxiety is fear, stress, or anxiety associated with dental procedures. Having a fear of the dentist can lead to skipping or avoiding dental care. Devices like needles, tools, or the dental setting, in general, can cause dental anxiety. When the fear of the dentist is extreme and causes an irrational fear of going to […]
5 Common Types Of Dental Emergencies
Dental accidents are not uncommon, especially among 18-44-year-old patients. Those who lead an active lifestyle and do not take precautionary measures, avoid regular dental visits, or practice poor oral hygiene are at a higher risk of dental emergencies. Read on to learn about the 5 most common dental emergencies and the care you can receive […]
What Is A Teeth-Healthy Diet?
If you’re ready for a teeth-healthy diet, check out this blog from Vibrant Square Dental. What Foods Make Up A Teeth-Healthy Diet? As you know, the foods you choose and how often you eat them can affect your overall health, including the health of your teeth and gums. If you consume too many sugary sodas, […]
How To Find the Best Toothbrush
If you’re searching for the best toothbrush, look no further than this guide from Vibrant Square Dental. What Should You Consider When Finding A Toothbrush? Brushing your teeth is an integral part of your oral care regimen and choosing the correct toothbrush is crucial to protecting your teeth. But what is the best choice? The […]
How Do I Know If I Need Teeth Whitening?
If you’re considering professional teeth whitening, read this guide from Vibrant Square Dental. Why Is Teeth Whitening? We all start out with unstained teeth, but over time, the protective top layer of our teeth is exposed to many substances that can affect how white our teeth are. The acid in certain foods and beverages can […]