Your Burnaby Dentist's Blog Category: blog

New Patients, Walk ins & Emergencies Are Welcome

We warmly accept new patients of all ages, emergency visits and walk ins! Call our office 604-517-1003 extension #1 for dental. Come visit the smiling faces at our front desk, we are here to help. No Insurance? No problem? We can offer estimates prior to your visit...

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Emergency Dentist Now Available On Sundays

We have emergency dentist services available at Highgate Medical Dental! Emergencies can strike at any time and we want to make sure we are prepared. You can feel comfortable knowing that we are here for you in case you need dental emergency services. Contact us to...

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Why Dental Extractions are Necessary

Dental extractions (removing teeth) may be a necessary procedure to prevent tooth misalignment in the case of wisdom teeth or to maintain the health of your other teeth and gums. Extractions nowadays are relatively quick and painless, so if you suspect you have a...

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Why Should I Floss? Dental Floss FAQ & How To [VIDEO]

"Why should I floss?" is a frequent question asked by many patients at your Burnaby dentist, Highgate Medical Dental. In fact, flossing is one of the most important habits in any good oral health routine. Dental floss helps remove any food particles trapped between...

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Receding Gums 101: What Are Receding Gums?

One of the most common questions asked to dental professionals is: "what are receding gums?". In simple terms, receding gums are a result of gum disease -- causing your gums to have a "receding" appearance. What causes receding gums? Typically, gum disease plays the...

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Dry Mouth? Here’s What You Can Do!

If you suffer from dry mouth - especially in the summer - Highgate Medical Dental, your Burnaby dentist, has some valuable tips on what you can do to relieve your dry mouth symptoms and enjoy yourself, whatever the season! Offer Yourself a Mint or Two If you suffer...

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What to Do after a Tooth Extraction

After a tooth extraction (removal) has been completed by one of our dental health professionals at our Burnaby dental clinic, it's important to take proper care of the site to prevent infection, control bleeding and allow the gum tissue to heal well enough that it can...

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