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Happy Holidays From Yankee Valley Dental!

2021-12-08T12:25:25-07:00December 8th, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

The holiday season is well underway and our team at Yankee Valley Dental would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support! We are proud to be an Airdrie-run dental clinic serving the local community. With the holiday season come festivities, celebrations, and of course - lots of [...]

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 [...]

4 reasons you need to replace missing teeth

2021-08-30T08:26:08-06:00July 26th, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

If your tooth has been knocked out due to an injury or pulled out due to oral health problems, it is important to replace it. Your family dental clinic in Airdrie has a list of options for replacing your missing tooth. Dental implants in Airdrie might be one of your options if [...]

Why it is important to brush your teeth before you go to bed

2021-08-30T08:26:16-06:00July 20th, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

Avoid problems with your teeth that require a visit to an Airdrie emergency dentist by taking care of your oral health. This means having a routine of brushing and flossing your teeth. You should always brush your teeth before bed. Why is it important to brush your teeth before you hit the [...]

Are you brushing your teeth correctly? Find out here!

2021-08-30T08:26:24-06:00June 24th, 2021|Categories: Our Dental Blog|

Even though you are no longer a child learning how to brush your teeth, you might be making mistakes that can be harming your teeth and gums. Don’t worry, you are not alone. Everyone needs some tips now and then to ensure they are brushing their teeth right. Here are steps you [...]

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