Orthodontic assessment at what age? Age 7!

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Parents often ask us at what age they should bring their child for their initial, free orthodontic assessment.  Many are surprised when we tell them the ideal time for an initial examination is at age 7.  We often hear “But they still have baby teeth” or “Our dentist told us to wait until all the adult…

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Dentist or orthodontist for treatment?

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Should I see a dentist or an orthodontist for treatment? We are often asked what the difference is between an orthodontist and a dentist who offers treatment to align teeth. The term ‘orthodentist‘ is beginning to appear, in blog posts and on websites. Our patients have asked us if that term is the same as…

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Dr. Shojaei and his team had a great time today at Port Royal Public School speaking about Oral Heath and Careers in the Dental Industry! Thank you for great day!

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Did you know you can plan your smile before your next appointment! Check out our amazing colour chooser on our website!

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http://brace-your-smile.com/index.php/braces/colour-chooser  

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I don’t have my toothbrush, but I have CHEESE!

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GOOD ORAL HEALTHCARE IS SOMETHING most of us are great at when we’re at home, but most of us don’t bring along our toothbrush and floss when we’re out and about… So, here are a few ways you can prevent cavities while you’re away from home…  

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Are Dental X Rays Safe?

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MOST OF OUR PATIENTS KNOW THAT a visit to Aurora or Smiles on Yonge Orthodontics sometimes involves an x-ray or two. Radiographs are important in helping us assess your needs and in determining an appropriate, customized treatment plan. Unfortunately, there are still some people who are skeptical about x-rays and have questions about their impact…

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