Is Invisalign Right For Me?

Think of traditional braces and you probably picture a teenager wearing coloured brackets and noticeable metal wires. If you’re an adult with crooked teeth, you might wonder—is there another option for me? With Invisalign clear aligners, the answer is a resounding YES! What is Invisalign? Unlike traditional metal braces, Invisalign has no brackets or wires—it

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A Diet for Your Teeth?

You’ve probably thought of swapping out a slice of pizza for a salad when trying to slim down around the middle. But what you didn’t know is that making healthy choices when it comes to your food doesn’t just help your body feel better—it’s great for your teeth, too! Here’s how making good choices when

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How to Order a Tooth-Friendly Coffee

“I’ll have a large Vanilla Bean Frappuccino with soy milk and extra whipped cream.” Sound familiar? While a tasty caffeinated treat can work wonders as a morning or afternoon pick-me-up, many of our favourite coffee shop orders are packed full of sugar—something your teeth aren’t too happy about. If visiting a local coffee shop is

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Toothbrush Showdown: Manual vs. Electric

Soft bristles, medium bristles or cartoon character-covered. So many toothbrush choices and potentially so much confusion. With a dizzying array available today, you also may be wondering which is better — manual or electric? Advantages of Manual Affordability – Invented in 1938, the manual toothbrush has kept the mouths of untold numbers of people healthy

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Implants in the Modern Digital World

Have you lost one or more of your natural teeth and wonder what can be done to replace them? At Hills Dental Design, our skilled dental team is passionate about helping you restore your smile—infact, dental implants may be the perfect solution for your needs. What Are Dental Implants? Dental implants act as a replacement

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Dental Care for Seniors

Keeping our teeth healthy as we age is as important as ever. Whether you’re entering your golden years or have an older loved one who needs help with their oral health, consider these five things that can have an impact on your teeth. If we haven’t seen you in our practice recently, give us a

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How to Keep Teenage Teeth Healthy

From studying and playing sports to getting together with friends and working, teens today seem to be busier than ever. One activity that should always fit into their packed schedule is maintaining excellent oral hygiene. Here are some essential tips to share with your teen about keeping their teeth in tip-top condition. Choose smile-supporting foods.

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Spotted Teeth? Here’s the Cause

We all want healthy, white teeth—but can they ever be too bright? Yes, actually. In fact, many people have bright “white spots” on their teeth that don’t blend in with the shade of the others. Here are a few possible causes. Demineralisation When bacterial plaque builds up on the teeth, demineralisation can occur and ultimately

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