Okay, we know that a visit to the dentist is probably not at the top of your list of favourite things to do … but it's certainly not something to avoid. At Dawson Dental we have dentists across Ontario from Toronto dentists to Cambridge dentists who pride themselves on making your visits as enjoyable as possible. Plus, modern dentistry has made such strides over the years that a large percentage of our regular dental care procedures cause little to no discomfort. But unfortunately some myths and misconceptions still prevail. So let's take a moment to set the record straight.
1. Getting a cavity filled hurtssedation dentistry. At Dawson Dental we offer various forms of sedation depending on your level of comfort.
2. You can get rid of any stain by whitening or cleaningA lot of things can stain your teeth, but not all of them will disappear with a professional cleaning or tooth-whitening procedure. Tobacco, coffee and foods that turn teeth yellow or brown can often be removed easily. For stains that don't respond well to whitening or cleaning, we often recommend porcelain dental veneers to fix stained or discoloured teeth.
3. The more you brush, the better your teeth will beOver-brushing your teeth does more harm than good. The toothpaste can wear down
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