Proactive Dental Care Tips for Your Child – Get Them Started Young

parent teaching son to brush teeth

It’s never really too early to be proactive regarding oral health for your children. It makes sense that the stronger the teeth, the less problems there will be. Also, if you start them off early…and we’re talking VERY early…the more accustomed they’ll become to the process of taking care of their teeth. This leads to your child knowing how to … Read More

Sensitive Teeth Are No Laughing Matter to South Airdrie Smiles Dentists

South Airdrie Smiles reminds you that you don't have to live with sensitive teeth!

I overheard a patient’s young son complaining about how it hurt when he drank something cold. His mother asked her son why he hadn’t told her about the pain he was experiencing. His reply, “You said not to be so sensitive.” It’s a cute response, but sensitive teeth are NO laughing matter. Biting. Cold. Heat. Touch. These are all things … Read More

South Airdrie Smiles Invisalign – Invisible braces option for straighter teeth

Ask South Airdrie Smiles if Invisalign is right for you!

Our last few blog posts have covered the various types of braces available, should you (or your child) have a desire for straighter teeth. So far we’ve covered the metal brackets every one associates with “braces” when they think of them and ceramic options. While we won’t know which option is best for you or your child until they’re ready … Read More

Are There Ceramic Options for You? Your South Airdrie Smiles Dentist Weighs In

South Airdrie Smiles Orthodontic Tips share options for braces.

Since we last blogged about metal brackets as an orthodontic option for you or your child, let’s cover ceramic brackets to ensure you can make an informed decision when the time comes. There are pros and cons to ceramic brackets. Pro: Ceramic brackets are far more discrete as they are tooth colored and therefore less noticeable. Pro: They typically align … Read More

South Airdrie Smiles Dental Clinic’s Guide to Mouth Guards

South Airdrie Smiles cares about your safety! Always wear a mouth guard when participating in physical activities!

Is your child an ‘active child’? Did you know that a recent study showed that 84% of kids are involved in some sort of active sport each year? Want to guess what is one of the most common (and most expensive) bills that parents receive as a result of their child playing sports? Dental injuries. We know that you don’t … Read More

What Makes South Airdrie Smiles Shine Like Your Smile

For us, being the best dentist in the Airdrie, Calgary, and Crossfield area is about providing intentional and comprehensive care to our patients. It starts with our preparation to serve patients of all ages. It is important for everyone to be able to see a dentist that makes them feel safe and provides the care that they need. That is … Read More