Invisalign FAQs

Invisalign is a popular aligner, used to correct malocclusion (misalignment of the teeth). Here at Markham Dental, we want to provide a wide variety of the latest cutting-edge technology to help care for your oral … Read More

Oral Health and Travelling

Summer is finally here, in all of its splendor! I quite like spending the summer in and around Winnipeg; it’s gorgeous here this time of year, and I’d rather get away in the winter. That … Read More

Understanding Your Dental Exam

There are things that can happen in your life without you even realizing they’re happening. As a kid, you probably had a nice, clean home – you probably didn’t even think about all the work … Read More

Caring For Your Crown

A crown is a headpiece fit for a king, though you might think of it as an ostentatious cap. In very much the same vein, a tooth crown is the perfect fit for a wide … Read More

Scaling and Root Planing

The world probably doesn’t have a dearth of dentistry jokes, but I want to expand your dentist joke vocabulary, so here we go. Calculus is hard. That has two meanings: calculus is, of course, the … Read More

Canker Sores and Cold Sores

When you think of a dentist’s speciality, what first comes to mind? More often than not, the answer is “teeth”; dent is the French word for tooth, after all! In truth, dentists are more than … Read More

Understanding Dental Insurance

When you’re job hunting, there’s a lot of different factors you might look into to pick the best spot. You might check out the people at the job, hoping to form meaningful, lasting relationships. You … Read More

The Power of Porcelain

Dentistry is as much an art as it is a science. When most medical procedures are conducted, aesthetics are not at the forefront of the practitioner’s mind; the marks from a needle will heal up … Read More

Antibiotics Before the Dentist

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. More often than not, when you go to the dentist, it’s the ounce of prevention that you’re getting; a thorough teeth cleaning where tartar is … Read More

Beating Bad Breath

When I was still but a teenager, a friend of mine asked me if I had “a cure for halitosis”. At the time, I had no idea what halitosis was, so I told him I … Read More