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Advice & Tips from Our Dentists

At Fort Richmond Dental Centre, our goal is to educate patients on their own oral health so they can make informed decisions. Read advice, news, and information from our Winnipeg dentists in our dental blog.

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How to Know if You are Having a Dental Emergency or Not

How to Know if You are Having a Dental Emergency or Not

Many people will experience a dental emergency at some point, perhaps as a result of underlying injuries or health conditions. Our dentists in Winnipeg offer advice about how to know if your dental issue is an emergency, and what to do next. 

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Dental Bonding vs. Dental Fillings

Dental bonding and fillings are a great way to transform your smile. Our Winnipeg dentists are here to explain the benefits of each procedure and how they can change your smile.

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How to Choose Between Clear Aligners & Braces

How to Choose Between Clear Aligners & Braces

Not sure how to decide between clear aligners and traditional braces? Our dentists in Winnipeg share some factors to consider, including cosmetic considerations. 

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How does dental hygiene affect your overall health?

Good oral hygiene helps you keep your mouth healthy, preventing dental decay and gum disease. Here, our Winnipeg dentists explain how a healthy mouth can contribute to better overall health and wellbeing as well.

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TMJ: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options

TMJ: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options

The TMJ, or the temporomandibular joint, is one of our body's most complex joints. Today, our Winnipeg dentists list three main types of TMJ disorders (TMD), their symptoms and treatment options. 

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How long do Porcelain Veneers last?

Porcelain veneers are long-lasting dental restorations provided they are taken care of properly. Our Winnipeg dentists explain why dental veneers might need to be replaced, and how long you can expect them to last.

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Do braces hurt?

Do braces hurt?

Wondering if having braces hurts? Our Winnipeg dentists tell you how to avoid pain during and after having braces.

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Flossing: is it really necessary?

Our Winnipeg dentists recommend you brush your teeth at least twice a day, and floss once a day. But some patients choose to skip flossing for a number of reasons. Here, we explain why flossing is important and why you should avoid skipping it.

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How To Tell If You Need a Dental Filling

How To Tell If You Need a Dental Filling

Dental fillings are used to repair teeth that have cavities. Your dentist might use different types of fillings to complete this task. Today, our dentists in Winnipeg discuss why you'd need a tooth filling and list different types of filling to consider. 

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What are your options for cosmetic services?

Interested in learning about your options for cosmetic dental treatments, and what sorts of conditions they can address? Our Winnipeg dentists provide some information to get you started below!

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Debunking the Top 7 Myths Around Cosmetic Dental Procedures

Debunking the Top 7 Myths Around Cosmetic Dental Procedures

Have you read some 'facts' about cosmetic dental services that you're not sure are true? Our dentists in Winnipeg set the record straight regarding some common misconceptions. 

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Our Top 5 Tips for At-Home Oral Hygiene

In today's post, our Winnipeg dentists offer 5 tips that can help improve your at-home oral hygiene routine. Oftentimes our patients are not getting the most out of their at-home dental care, so this post is here to help rectify that.

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Why Does My Tooth Hurt? 5 Possible Answers

Why Does My Tooth Hurt? 5 Possible Answers

Have you noticed tooth or gum pain that continues to make your daily life miserable? Contact your dentist as soon as possible to book an appointment. Today, our Winnipeg dentists list potential reasons for your pain and what you can do until the dentist checks your mouth.

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Planning For Cosmetic Dental Treatment

When it comes to cosmetic dental services, the goal might be simple: to end up with a straighter, whiter smile. But in reality, it takes a lot of planning on the part of your dentist to try and give you the smile you want.

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Everything You Need to Know About Dental Bonding

Everything You Need to Know About Dental Bonding

Dental bonding can help improve the appearance of your smile. Our dentists in Winnipeg share some facts about this non-invasive cosmetic dental procedure and how it can be used to help repair gapped or discoloured teeth and restore your smile. 

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How to Have Good Oral Hygiene

Caring for your teeth and gums is important not only for your oral hygiene but also for your overall health. Here, our Winnipeg dentists share 10 tips for keeping your smile healthy for years to come.

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What Jaw Pain Means: What Causes It and How to Treat It

What Jaw Pain Means: What Causes It and How to Treat It

Jaw pain may be a sign of a dental issue such as TMJ Disorder, a toothache, or perhaps a more serious condition. Today, our Winnipeg dentists explain potential causes of jaw pain and what you can do about those sore joints. 

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5 Common Myths About Flossing

Here, our Winnipeg dentists explain why flossing is so important and why you should not skip it by debunking common myths.

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Professional Teeth Whitening Process

If your teeth have become discoloured due to diet or aging, whitening is an option. Learn how professional teeth whitening at our Winnipeg office is done, as well as the types of teeth whitening procedures available.

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How long does dental bonding last?

How long does dental bonding last?

Wondering how long dental bonding lasts? Our dentists in Winnipeg answer this question and others about how the process works, financial considerations and alternatives. 

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Dentistry for the Entire Family: How Dental Services Differ by Age

Dentistry for the Entire Family: How Dental Services Differ by Age

Today, our dentists in Winnipeg explain the ins and outs of dentistry for your family and how we help kids, teens, adults and seniors keep their smiles healthy. 

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What actually happens when you get your teeth whitened?

What actually happens when you get your teeth whitened?

You've seen celebrities and perhaps friends or family achieve great results with teeth whitening — but how does this procedure actually work? Our dentists in Winnipeg offer insight into how the teeth whitening process can brighten your smile. 

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Do These Simple Things to Avoid Gum Disease

Do These Simple Things to Avoid Gum Disease

Many Canadian adults will develop gum disease. The condition is often caused by poor oral hygiene. Today, our Winnipeg dentists explain how poor oral hygiene leads to gum disease, and which actions you can take to avoid this condition. 

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How long does teeth whitening actually last?

How long does teeth whitening actually last?

Are you thinking about teeth whitening treatment and wondering how long its effects will last? Our dentists in Winnipeg discuss both in-office and at-home whitening options, along with the factors that determine how white your smile will remain, for how long. 

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How Can I Prevent Periodontitis?

How Can I Prevent Periodontitis?

Both our oral health and overall physical health can be negatively impacted by periodontal disease. Here, our dentists in Winnipeg define periodontitis and provide tips on how to prevent the condition.

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How to Know if You are Having a Dental Emergency or Not

How to Know if You are Having a Dental Emergency or Not

Many people will experience a dental emergency at some point, perhaps as a result of underlying injuries or health conditions. Our dentists in Winnipeg offer advice about how to know if your dental issue is an emergency, and what to do next. 

Read more

Dental Bonding vs. Dental Fillings

Dental bonding and fillings are a great way to transform your smile. Our Winnipeg dentists are here to explain the benefits of each procedure and how they can change your smile.

Read more

How to Choose Between Clear Aligners & Braces

How to Choose Between Clear Aligners & Braces

Not sure how to decide between clear aligners and traditional braces? Our dentists in Winnipeg share some factors to consider, including cosmetic considerations. 

Read more

How does dental hygiene affect your overall health?

Good oral hygiene helps you keep your mouth healthy, preventing dental decay and gum disease. Here, our Winnipeg dentists explain how a healthy mouth can contribute to better overall health and wellbeing as well.

Read more

TMJ: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options

TMJ: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options

The TMJ, or the temporomandibular joint, is one of our body's most complex joints. Today, our Winnipeg dentists list three main types of TMJ disorders (TMD), their symptoms and treatment options. 

Read more

How long do Porcelain Veneers last?

Porcelain veneers are long-lasting dental restorations provided they are taken care of properly. Our Winnipeg dentists explain why dental veneers might need to be replaced, and how long you can expect them to last.

Read more

Do braces hurt?

Do braces hurt?

Wondering if having braces hurts? Our Winnipeg dentists tell you how to avoid pain during and after having braces.

Read more

Flossing: is it really necessary?

Our Winnipeg dentists recommend you brush your teeth at least twice a day, and floss once a day. But some patients choose to skip flossing for a number of reasons. Here, we explain why flossing is important and why you should avoid skipping it.

Read more

How To Tell If You Need a Dental Filling

How To Tell If You Need a Dental Filling

Dental fillings are used to repair teeth that have cavities. Your dentist might use different types of fillings to complete this task. Today, our dentists in Winnipeg discuss why you'd need a tooth filling and list different types of filling to consider. 

Read more

What are your options for cosmetic services?

Interested in learning about your options for cosmetic dental treatments, and what sorts of conditions they can address? Our Winnipeg dentists provide some information to get you started below!

Read more

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