Want to Look and Feel Great? Better Dentures Can Help

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Are your ill-fitting dentures making you unhappy?  Many people live with dental appliances that don’t support their facial structure properly. Outdated dentures contribute to visible signs of aging and an overall appearance of poor health. If your dentures are affecting your confidence, it may be time for a replacement or …

Dentures in Calgary: Signs It’s Time to Upgrade Your Dentures  

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Getting a new pair of dentures is exciting. They fit great, they look wonderful, and they make chewing and speaking so much easier. There comes a time, though, when even the best-fitting dentures start to break down, which means it’s time to invest in a new set. How do you …

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Reduce Your Risk of Mouth Infections with Better Fitted Dentures

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You may have replaced your teeth with dentures to alleviate the pain caused by tooth loss and other decay, but poorly fitted dentures will also cause you pain and increase the risk of damaging mouth infections. Bad dentures may be poorly designed, poorly fitted, or made of cheap materials, and …

Can Allergies Cause Sleep Apnea?

During springtime, we look forward to sunny skies, warmer temperatures, blooming flowers and lots of outdoor activities. For millions of people, this can be a miserable season because of their allergies. Seasonal allergies can be minimal or highly problematic. Even to the point where it causes headaches, breathing problems and …

Is Lack of Quality Sleep Related to Weight Gain and Sleep Apnea?

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Do you struggle to get a good night’s sleep every night? If so, you’re not alone. According to a 2011 study, approximately 40% of Canadians suffer from some sort of sleep disorder. Not only does this wreak havoc on your mood and ability to perform simple tasks during the day …

4 Benefits of Implant Supported Dentures

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Don’t you love having options? Years ago, when a person was told they needed dentures, they had only one option: traditional full or partial dentures. Thanks to the many advancements in dentistry, today you can choose either traditional or implant supported dentures. While it’s exciting to have options, it can …

Calgary Treatment Options for TMJ

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From headaches to muscle aches and vertigo to ear pain, the myriad of debilitating symptoms caused by TMJ can affect anyone and everyone. TMJ disorder (also known as TMD) stands for Temporomandibular Joint Disorder. The temporomandibular joints allow the jaw to open, close, and move from side to side. Between …

Do Dental Appliances Work for Sleep Apnea? Let’s Take a Look

Do Dental Appliances Work for Sleep Apnea?

Patients come into my office almost every day looking for a CPAP alternative that actually works. As a dentist with years of experience treating sleep apnea through oral/dental appliances, I get it. CPAPs are not for everyone. Not to mention, many of my patients have said they can feel claustrophobic …