Our Preventative Services
What is preventive oral hygiene? Preventive oral hygiene are the steps that can prevent many common dental problems from occurring by ensuring that the health of your smile is maintained. How can I maintain my oral health? While every patient is different, and some patients may require specialized programs, there are a few main areas that are always important to maintaining optimal oral health. Daily flossing and regular brushing are...Read more »
What is gum disease? Periodontal disease (or "gum disease") is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults in Canada. Gum disease is caused by a bacterial infection and inflammation in the gums. If the infection is able to progress, it destroys the tissue that surrounds and supports the teeth. What are the symptoms of gum disease? The symptoms of gum disease include: Tender gums Bleeding gums Swollen gums Mouth sores ...Read more »
What is soft tissue management? Soft tissue management is a personalized plan targeting problem areas designed to help you maintain healthy gums. What does a soft tissue management program include? The best soft tissue management plan is one that is tailored to your particular needs. Since each patient is different, each soft tissue management program is different! Our skilled dental hygienists will work together with you to develop ...Read more »
Fort Malden Dentistry offers a comprehensive range of dental services.