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The Coronavirus Might Be Impacting Your Wallet–But Your Dental Care Shouldn’t

The novel coronavirus has put many people out of work, caused temporary layoffs, and has inflicted financial hardships on a lot of our patients. As members of your care team, we understand your struggles and we’re on your side. We’ve supported you and your family through braces, cavities, and general hygiene visits. We don’t want [...]

Stay Away From These Foods To Save Your Teeth

Staining, and chipping, and eroding--oh my! Unfortunately, certain foods and beverages can seriously harm your teeth if you aren’t careful. Luckily, you have ways to both prevent harming your teeth and restore your teeth to their former glory. Here at Dr. Andrea Stevens Dentistry, we want your teeth to be as white, [...]

Your Guide to Removing Nicotine Stains From Your Teeth

Although there are plenty of factors that can contribute to stained or discolored teeth, nicotine use is one of the top reasons your teeth change colours. Whether you smoke regularly or use chewing tobacco, it can take a toll on your oral health and the appearance of your smile over time. At Meet Dr. Stevens

Experience the Future of Dentistry – Laser Dentistry

You may have already heard about laser dentistry, but if not, now is a great time to learn more about what it is and the benefits it offers. At Dr. Andrea Stevens Dentistry, we take our patient’s comfort into deep consideration. One of the reasons we invested in laser dentistry for our dental [...]

Is Sleep Apnea Bad For Your Teeth?

If you suffer from sleep apnea, you are most likely aware of the different consequences it can have on your overall health. Not only does sleep apnea put you at a higher risk for heart conditions, but it actually affects your teeth. Dr. Andrea Stevens can help treat your sleep apnea and save [...]

New Treatment May Restore Oral Health and Reverse Tooth Decay

Receiving a diagnosis of gum disease is scary. Gum disease begins with tooth and gum sensitivity, progresses with the gums receding away from the teeth, and can progress to teeth falling out and even bone decay in the jaw. However, as medical science continues to evolve and Dr. Andrea Stevens stays on the leading edge [...]

Regular Dental Hygiene Visits…Where’s The Value?

We know all too well about the importance and necessity of regular professional dental cleanings. We often see patients who after postponing regular, preventative care return to us with cavities, gum disease and pain. Recently we saw a young man who after 5 years of no preventative care thought it was time for a cleaning. [...]

Haven’t Been to the Dentist in a While?

Every single week in our Kanata dental practice we hear these words on the telephone when a new patient is scheduling an appointment. In fact, that "what will they find" fear certainly keeps many other people from scheduling appointments, or keeping ones they've scheduled! So...let's talk [...]

How to Avoid Expensive Dentistry

Does your smile look this healthy? Teeth are valuable! In fact, your mouth's economic value is over $100,000, and that is on the low side.  A dental implant and crown, the most lifelike tooth replacement, cost about $5000 each, and most people have 28 teeth in order to smile and chew well.  Doesn't [...]

What Do Healthy Teeth Look Like?

You look at your teeth in the mirror every day when you brush them, and they look “fine” to you. Sure, there are some old fillings, but nothing hurts, so it must be okay…right? Interestingly, dental decay is usually completely painless. If something hurts, the problem may be bigger than you think. What Does My [...]