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Dec. 6 2016

Payment and Insurance Information

At York Dental Clinic if you have dental insurance, as a courtesy service we will direct bill your insurance company for any services rendered. However, not all insurance companies permit direct billi

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Dec. 5 2016

Cool Waiting Room Features

Did you know that you can pass the time in the waiting room playing our Playstation 3s?! Not only that but we also have a gorgeous HDTV to watch and WIFI is also available while you wait. To top it al

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Dec. 1 2016

6 Dental Care Tips For Athletes

When you're playing sports, the care of your teeth may require some extra consideration. Here's how to protect your oral health, on and off the field. If you play sports, you probably focus on keeping

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Nov. 30 2016

Oral Health Tips for Teens

The old saying that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” is certainly true for teens! When you help them form smart oral health habits, you put them on the road to better health, a more b

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Nov. 29 2016

Regular Dental Hygiene - Brushing

This is the single most important thing that you can do for your teeth and gums. Brush twice daily in downward strokes for upper teeth and upward strokes for lower teeth. Children can use circular mot

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Nov. 28 2016

Regular Dental Hygiene - Flossing

As brushing removes plaque from the surfaces of teeth flossing helps to maintain hygiene and remove plaque from in between the contact points of teeth. If you find flossing difficult why not visit at

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Nov. 23 2016

What Seniors Can Expect During a Dental Exam

During an oral exam, your dentist will check the following: your face and neck (for skin discoloration, moles, sores); your bite (for any problems in how the teeth come together while opening and clos

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Nov. 22 2016

Regular Dental Hygiene - Mouthwash

There are over 20 different mouthwashes available in the supermarket today and choosing the right one can sometimes be a bit of a hassle. A good way to choose a mouthwash is use an everyday brand that

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Nov. 21 2016

What is Tooth Decay?

Plaque is a biofilm consisting of large quantities of various bacteria that form on teeth. If not removed regularly, plaque buildup can lead to dental cavities (caries) or periodontal problems such as

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Nov. 14 2016

Pacifiers & Thumb Sucking

New evidence points to oral complications in pediatric care by CATHY HESTER SECKMAN, RDH Babies are born with a sucking reflex, and they quickly discover that sucking provides nourishment and a sense

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Nov. 11 2016

Remembrance Day 2016

York Dental Clinic will be closed today, Friday, November 11th, 2016 to honour and give thanks to those who risk their lives to protect our country and those who did not make it home. We thank you.

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Nov. 10 2016

Early Childhood Tooth Decay

Once your child has teeth, he is susceptible to tooth decay. Mother's milk, formula, cow's milk and fruit juice all contain sugars. Babies may get early childhood tooth decay from going to bed with a

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Nov. 9 2016

How to Brush Your Teeth Without Toothpaste

Ever run out of toothpaste and need to brush your teeth in a pinch? Baking soda can help! Pour about 1/4 tsp. baking soda into a small bowl or container. Dampen your toothbrush with water. Dip the

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Oct. 31 2016

Halloween candy eating tips from dentists

OAK BROOK, Ill. — Little ghosts and goblins will trick-or-treat to collect as much candy as they can this Halloween, but it’s not just kids who will enjoy the treats. Nearly 80% of parents admit they

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