Metal vs Cosmetic Dental Fillings
If you have a small cavity or mild tooth damage, a dental filling can reinforce the tooth structure and help protect your teeth from further decay. In years past, dentists used metal amalgam fillings for this purpose. However, in recent years, many dental professionals have switched to tooth-coloured composite dental fillings. Today, our team at…+ Read More
Tooth Sensitivity: Causes and Remedies
Do your teeth hurt when you eat ice cream or drink hot coffee, or when consuming other extremely cold or hot foods? Are your teeth sensitive when you eat sweets? Tooth sensitivity can be triggered by several different factors, but one thing is for certain: no matter what the cause, tooth sensitivity can be painful.…+ Read More
Teeth grinding (bruxism) risks and treatments
Do you wake up with jaw pain? Are your teeth worn down, loose, or chipped? Do you experience chronic headaches? You could be suffering from bruxism, or teeth grinding. Clenching or grinding your teeth can have a significant negative impact on your dental health. Fortunately, our doctors at Silverwood Dental clinic offer preventative dentistry treatments that…+ Read More
Why a family dental clinic is a must for your clan
Wouldn’t it be great to find a family dental clinic that could treat everyone in your clan? At Silverwood Dental, we make family dental care as accessible as possible for the whole family. At our family dental clinic in Saskatoon, SK we are fully equipped to treat seniors, adults, young children, and everyone in between,…+ Read More
It is time to have your wisdom teeth removed?
Have you ever wondered why the last four molars to develop in your mouth are called “wisdom teeth”? While most teeth begin erupting during infancy through your toddler years, wisdom teeth show up in your late teens and early 20s. For most of us, we have gained a little more wisdom (at least more than…+ Read More
How often should you get a professional teeth cleaning?
Dental hygiene is foundational for keeping your smile healthy. When teeth and gums are neglected, it can negatively influence your oral and overall health. Individuals who practice poor dental hygiene are at a greater risk of developing cavities, infection, and health complications. Eventually, your teeth may require costly restorative dental procedures, and in some cases,…+ Read More
4 reasons why specialized dentistry for children is important
What if you could find a dental practice that encourages dentistry for children, and believes in teaching healthy dental habits for patients of all ages? At Silverwood Dental, you will find just that. At our patient-centric dental practice, your comfort and oral health needs come first – including those of your little ones. Although it…+ Read More