The Dangerous Truth of Gum Disease

Gum disease can be dangerous to your smile. Without treatment and care, you should find yourself missing your teeth. That is why our dentist, Dr. Leila Ebrahimpoor with Skyline Dental Associates in Ottawa, Ontario, are happy to give you the dangerous truth about gum disease and why its ideal to avoid if you can. Basically, gum disease is an ailment... read more »

Poor Oral Hygiene Practices Can Lead to the Buildup of Hardened Tartar

If your daily efforts at brushing and flossing fail to fully remove stray food particles and plaque from your teeth, the poor oral hygiene condition in your mouth can contribute to a wide range of oral health issues. In time the lingering bacterial deposits can gradually harden into tartar. The presence of this bacteria-laden material near the gumline can eventually... read more »

Restoring the Appearance of Your Mouth with Dentures

If left unchecked advanced gum disease, and tooth decay problems can result in a loss of teeth and the bone structure anchoring your teeth in your mouth. This can severely compromise your mouth in many ways. Beyond simply impairing your ability to adequately chew food, it can impact your speech, make you self-conscious about your smile, and have a negative... read more »