February 15, 2018

If you recall visiting a dental office in the past, you may have seen walls of filing cabinets containing patient files, all organized in alphabetical order.  While this system works, it is time consuming for the dental office employees and leaves the office – and pati...

February 14, 2018

Braces vs. Invisalign:

Everyone knows what dental braces are.  Put simply, braces straighten teeth using ceramic or metal brackets and wires to force the teeth into their straight position.  These brackets are tightened by the dentist at regular appointments approximate...

February 14, 2018

Dentures - Why would we need them and what are the options?

If poor oral health, an accident or even heredity diseases have left a patient with a few healthy teeth only, a dentist may suggest dentures to replace those healthy teeth with either a full or partial denture.

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October 16, 2017

Laughing Gas (Nitrous Oxide) is a gas that has no colour, no odor and will not irritate.  It is breathed in through the nose causes a pleasurable feeling. 

To begin, administration of laughing gas will result in an overall feeling of lightheadedness and then will c...

August 8, 2017

At ToothPort Dental, we are mercury free office, tooth-colored fillings can reach comparable compressive strength. Silver fillings are not matched to your tooth color, you deserve a better smile. Metal “mercury” fillings have poor esthetic qualities, long term corrosio...

August 8, 2017

It is becoming a trend now that everyone is looking for a straight teeth to look more sharp. Straight teeth are everywhere! They’re so popular, it’s sometimes hard to believe we’d want our smile to look any other way. But do we want to straighten our teeth? 

Straig...

August 8, 2017

An abscess can cause toothache, patient can feel pain in your jawbone, neck, or ear. as well as a sensitivity to hot and cold and to pressure when chewing on that side, a swelling in your face and tenderness around the lymph nodes could be noticeable

When...