Oil pulling and oral health

Oil pulling can be explained to be the process of swishing edible oil (coconut, olive, sesame or the like) throughout the mouth for usually one to five minutes, but for up to as long as 20 minutes depending on the case. Oil pulling has supposedly been practiced for centuries in southern Asia and India. The […]

Sensitive Teeth: What Your Dentist Wants You to Know

Life habits often cause or contribute to tooth sensitivity. For example, a harmful habit is to brush your teeth aggressively with a hard toothbrush. If you brush too hard, you can rub off the outer enamel that protects your teeth, revealing the teeth that contain nerve endings, he said. If exposed, the nerve endings in […]

Understanding Dental Tooth Sensitivity

What iѕ tooth sensitivity? Tooth sensitivity саn be defined аѕ ѕhоrt, ѕhаrр раinѕ that соmе frоm еxроѕеd dеntin (thе layer оf tiѕѕuе fоund bеnеаth the hаrd dеntаl еnаmеl that contains thе innеr рulр). Individuаlѕ with ѕеnѕitivе tееth mау find thе pain саn bе triggеrеd by hоt, соld, sour, оr ѕwееt beverages оr fооdѕ, fоrсеful brushing […]

What are the different fields of dentistry?

A dentist can specialise in many different fields of dentistry. They can be a good orthodontist, a prosthodontist, or an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. They may also be a good general dentist as well. Let us understand what these different types of dentists do. 1. General dentist: Also called the ‘family dentist’, the general dentist is the one […]

Procedures performed by Prosthodontists

Prosthodontists are dentists who specialize in restoring and replacing lost or damaged teeth. Their main role is to focus on beautifying teeth and mouth structures. Our Mint Dental clinic hires the best Prosthodontists in town and the facility has a team of highly-trained specialists who possess a unique understanding of all things related to teeth […]

Experience our Family Dentist Port Moody

What makes a great family dentist? At Mint Dental we think there are far more than one answer to that question. In fact, we believe that all areas of our service can be specially made to work for all the family. Our friendly family dentist Port Moody offers a polite and friendly service to all our patients, […]

Port Moody Dentist with premium services

Our Port Moody dentist facilities are equipped with the very finest state of the art tools, equipment, and supplies, and staffed by our friendly team of dentists, nurses, and other staff. We’ve tried our best to make all our visitors feel at home by providing a welcoming environment, a relaxed atmosphere, and comfortable amenities. All of our […]

Local Family Dentist Port Moody

At Mint Dental we understand that a childhood fear of the dentist can easily stay with us into adult life! We also understand, that this can have a negative effect on dental care, in a number of ways. In this post we’ll be taking a general look at our leading dental services, as well as […]