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What To Do in a Dental Emergency

Posted by braydondentalcare | October 25, 2017


Found yourself with a dental emergency? Not sure what to do or where to go? Don’t worry – we are here to help! Whether you are experiencing some sensitivity, your tooth has cracked, or there is severe pain; it is highly advised to get it…

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Dental Cleaning: Why Are There So Many Different Names For It?

Posted by braydondentalcare | October 18, 2017


At Braydon Dental Care, we encourage our patients to book their oral hygiene appointments on a regular basis. A dental cleaning, or dental prophylaxis, is a preventive procedure performed by Registered Dental Hygienists where they monitor, examine and review any dental concerns. The procedure mainly involves the cleaning and polishing of the teeth. But depending on the patient’s needs, different procedures and terminology may be required for their oral hygiene…

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Why is Tongue Cleaning So Important?

Posted by braydondentalcare | October 11, 2017


A significant factor in maintaining good oral and dental health is brushing your teeth at least twice daily. Cleaning your tongue is just as important! Both are vital parts of the oral hygiene regimen. The tongue is a large organ that holds most of the…

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: What You Need To Know

Posted by braydondentalcare | October 4, 2017


October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. To promote awareness, many people this month are sporting the color pink. At our Brampton office, we would like to take the opportunity to discuss the connection between women’s oral health and breast cancer. Good news is the incidence of breast cancer has not increased, as well we are learning some previously unknown risks. One of which is chronic gum disease. Research has…

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Gum Disease Does Affect Over All Health!

Posted by braydondentalcare | September 11, 2017


Did you know that as many as 1 in 2 canadians have gingivitis that could lead to tooth loss? Are you one of them? It is more than bad breath; it is inflammation of the gums caused by build up of plaque that could lead…

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