Dental Secrets Straight from Your Dentist!

Dental Secrets Straight from Your Dentist!

Your oral health is important and at Highgate Medical Dental Clinic in Burnaby, our team of oral health care experts want to share with you the most important oral health secrets that will give you a healthy smile you’ll be proud to show off everywhere. If your...
X-rays: A Necessity For Your Oral Health [VIDEO]

X-rays: A Necessity For Your Oral Health [VIDEO]

X-rays are essential to a person’s oral health, and at Highgate Medical Dental Clinic in Burnaby, we want to ensure that people are getting regular X-rays for their teeth. So what is the big deal about getting X-rays? X-ray exams reveal the state of your teeth,...
Gum Disease: You Can Prevent It! [VIDEO]

Gum Disease: You Can Prevent It! [VIDEO]

Many dental patients in Burnaby believe they have perfect oral health. However, at Highgate Medical Dental, we see many patients who are suffering from gingivitis and gum disease without even realizing it. Puffy, red gums that bleed could mean you have gingivitis. If...
Wondering “How Do I floss Properly”? Here’s the Answer [VIDEO]

Wondering “How Do I floss Properly”? Here’s the Answer [VIDEO]

Using dental floss properly is essential to your oral health because it eliminates plaque and gets rid of food bits in places where a toothbrush can’t reach. These areas are in between the teeth and underneath the gum-line. Here are some great oral health tips...
Oral Health Care: Is Nail Biting Really Bad for Your Teeth?

Oral Health Care: Is Nail Biting Really Bad for Your Teeth?

We all know that nail biting is a bad habit, but do you know why? The dental team at Highgate Medical Dental in Burnaby want to clarify why this habit is so detrimental to your overall oral health. Nail biting is a common habit within certain age groups, including...