A Step-By-Step On How Cavities Are Filled

A Step-By-Step On How Cavities Are Filled

A cavity occurs when acid from the sugar and starches that you eat begins to erode your teeth’s enamel by making it lose minerals. This happens if you fail to remove this plaque via regular brushing and flossing. An early sign of tooth decay is the presence of a white…

5 Tips For Flossing Your Kids Teeth

5 Tips For Flossing Your Kids Teeth

Flossing your kid’s teeth is not only imperative to their overall dental health and preventing unpleasant trips to the dentist in the future, but it also makes the act of flossing a habit. Making flossing a habit will ensure that they continue to maintain this important step in their oral…

6 Ways To Make Your Kids More Comfortable At The Dentist

6 Ways To Make Your Kids More Comfortable At The Dentist

The dentist’s office can be an intimidating place for both children and adults alike. However, if you are a parent with children who feel discomfort at the dentist, know that you can play an important role in making them feel more comfortable! Acting on your children’s uneasiness at the dentist…

How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

Teeth whitening is a great way to immediately increase your confidence in your appearance – after all, there is nothing better than a white and bright smile. Teeth whitening will also give you a much needed confidence boost. It is particularly great before special events that may be coming up…

Teresa’s Final Blog

Teresa’s Final Blog

Our 2014 Smile Makeover Winner, Teresa Allaire of Guelph, Ontario, has completed her treatment and wrote an amazing blog about her experience with Dr. Gelfand, Dr. Nessim and the entire Dawson Dental Centre family. Read her entire experience here. Teresa won her smile makeover with Dr. Gelfand as part of…

Snoring Keeping You Up? A Dentist Can Help!

Snoring Keeping You Up? A Dentist Can Help!

Do you or a loved one snore? While snoring may be harmless and keep your loved ones awake at night, it could be a bigger problem than you think! Approximately 50% of adults snore at least occasionally. It is estimated that 5-10% of adults have Obs and only 10% of the…

Introducing OraVerse® To Reduce Freezing Numbness In Half The Time.

Introducing OraVerse® To Reduce Freezing Numbness In Half The Time.

80% of dental patients are interested in reversing the amount of time their freezing and numbness would last. Dawson Dental Centre is thrilled to announce the addition of OraVerse (Phentolamine Mesylate), the first and only dental local anesthesia reversal agent. Brand new to Canada, OraVerse is an innovative treatment that enables…

Teresa Allaire’s Smile Makeover Story

Teresa Allaire’s Smile Makeover Story

In June 2014, Guelph, ON., own Teresa Allaire‘s life changed for the better. She received news that she had won a $25,000 Smile Makeover from cosmetic dentist Dr. Gelfand and the Dawson Dental Centre team. To top it all off she didn’t even enter the contest herself, her best friend did…

5 Tips To Prevent Baby Tooth Decay

5 Tips To Prevent Baby Tooth Decay

More than 1 in 4 children in the Canada have dental cavities by the time they reach the age of 4, sometimes as early as age 2. One of the most common problems for children that young is baby bottle tooth decay. Children’s teeth are susceptible to decay as soon…