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Dental Emergencies | What You Should (and Shouldn’t) Contact Your Dentist For

2022-03-01T09:11:17-07:00February 10th, 2022|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

Are you in need of emergency dental care services? Do you reside in Airdrie or the surrounding area? If so, Yankee Valley Dental is here to help. A dental emergency constitutes any event that involves your mouth where immediate treatment is required. Painful wisdom teeth, broken fillings, facial swelling due to an [...]

Keep Your Teeth and Gums Healthy with General Dentistry Services in Airdrie

2022-02-10T16:03:40-07:00January 31st, 2022|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

Did you know that general dentistry and preventative care is the pillar of maintaining healthy teeth and gums for life? The goal of general dentistry, often called family dentistry, is to prevent and treat issues early on before they become serious dental and health conditions. While brushing twice a day and flossing [...]

What Restorative Dentistry Services in Airdrie Includes

2022-02-10T16:04:15-07:00January 24th, 2022|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

The goal of restorative dentistry in Airdrie is to help you achieve a healthy set of teeth and gums for life. While cosmetic services focus only on aesthetics, the main aim of restorative dentistry is to – like the name implies – restore the function and health of your teeth which also [...]

Cosmetic Dentistry Services In Airdrie

2021-12-15T11:11:20-07:00December 15th, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

Did you know that cosmetic dentistry procedures are one of the fastest-growing areas in dentistry? While the purpose of cosmetic dentistry is to improve the look of your smile, it goes beyond aesthetics. Having a straight, white, and beautiful set of teeth has a positive impact on our self-confidence and mental health. [...]

When To Consider Wisdom Teeth Removal

2021-11-30T10:11:12-07:00November 29th, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

The removal of wisdom teeth is a relatively common surgery and is most likely to be done between 17-25 years of age, but there are cases where wisdom teeth have been removed in children as young as 12. However, just because it's possible doesn't mean that it will necessarily need to be [...]

What To Expect During a Routine Check-up at Airdrie’s Yankee Valley Dental

2021-11-30T10:10:05-07:00November 16th, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

During a routine dental exam, your dentist will look at the health of your teeth and gums as well as how healthy you are overall. They may scrape away plaque from your teeth and check that no tartar has formed. Your gums will be checked for any signs of gum disease or [...]

Do Dental Implants Hurt?

2021-11-02T09:52:38-06:00October 29th, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

As a clinic in Airdrie that performs dental implants, patients often ask if the procedure is painful. This question is challenging to answer because it all depends on the patient’s pain tolerance. However, we can confidently say that today’s technologies provide patients with options to make the procedure and recovery less painful [...]

Teeth Whitening Strips – Do They Actually Work?

2021-11-02T09:52:49-06:00October 18th, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

Teeth whitening has become one of the most popular and sought-after cosmetics treatments in Airdrie dental offices - and for good reason. Who doesn’t want a pair of sparkling, white teeth? It’s a boost of confidence that can make quite a difference in how we interact with people and how we feel [...]

Sedation dentistry and how it changes your thoughts on going to the dentist

2021-08-30T08:34:19-06:00August 31st, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

Do you wake up with shaky nerves and sweat dripping down your forehead all because you have to go to the dentist? Dispel some of this anxiety by visiting a sedation dentist in Airdrie. Airdrie dental offices provide sedation as part of your treatment and can change your whole outlook on having [...]

5 ways to help your child avoid cracked or chipped teeth

2021-08-30T08:25:59-06:00August 27th, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

Cracked or chipped teeth can make it difficult to chew, lowers self-confidence, and even causes further dental health complications like tooth decay or discolouration. When you notice a chip or crack in your little one’s tooth, it is important to get them to a kids’ dentist in Airdrie. Depending on the severity [...]

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