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Read Our Blog: Dental Care Articles from Northgate Dental Centre

From time to time, we at Northgate Dental Centre, serving North Edmonton, like to post informative blog entries about the field of dentistry, based on questions we often hear from our patients. It is our hope that these posts will help you keep your mouth in the best health possible.

  • Preventative dentistry
    What is gum disease and how can I prevent it?

    One of the reasons oral hygiene is so important is that it’s a key component of preventing gum disease, which is also known as periodontal disease. Not only is gum disease one of the most common dental problems, it’s also been linked to serious health issues like diabetes, heart disease and stroke.

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  • Root Canal Treatment
    Frequently asked questions about root canals

    There aren’t many dental procedures that patients fear more than a root canal treatment. However, this fear is unwarranted because it isn’t a painful procedure, and definitely hurts less than an infected tooth can. Still, at Northgate Dental Centre, we understand that you may have some questions about undergoing this procedure for the first time.

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  • Dentist-approved snacks for kids
    Dentist approved kid snacks

    One of your most important jobs as a parent is making sure your kids grow up healthy and strong. This means feeding them balanced meals and snacks that are good for their bodies and teeth.

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    Choosing a Dentist in North Edmonton

    Have a toothache, need advice on your oral health routine, or require an emergency procedure? If you had a family dentist you’d be on your way to recovery right now. Choosing a family dentist is a critical and personal choice. According to the Canadian Dental Association (CDA), you want a dentist “you can talk to, learn from, and feel good about visiting.” So the real question isn’t about the type of dental issues you are having, but finding the right oral health team who can address your oral health issues in a comfortable and compassionate manner.

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  • Dentures
    Dentures: The Best Option for Replacing Missing Teeth

    Your mouth is a critical component of your overall health. However, when an accident, a disease, or poor oral health care has left you with only a few healthy teeth or none at all, then dentures may be an option to replace your missing teeth.

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    The Top 5 Advantages of Having a Family Dentist

    An ounce of prevention is worth, well, you know how the saying goes. When it comes to your dental health, there really is nothing better than prevention. Dental health issues often go undetected until there is a significant problem that requires uncomfortable and complicated treatment. Why put yourself through all that? Keep reading for the top 5 reasons why every person in North Edmonton should have a family dentist.

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  • Girls smiling
    Tips for Your Child's First Dental Visit in North Edmonton

    Oral health care is rooted in prevention. It’s a good idea to take your child to a children’s dentist in Edmonton before any problems occur. According to the Canadian Dental Association (CDA), it’s recommended that children begin visiting a dentist within 6 months of the eruption of the first tooth or by the time children are 1 year old. In most cases, a dental exam every 6 months will let your child's dentist catch small problems early when they are the easiest and most comfortable to fix.

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Northgate Dental Centre Ltd.

2078-9499 137th Avenue NW

Edmonton, AB T5E 5R8

Phone: 780‑457‑5800

Fax: 780-456-5338


Mon - Fri 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM

Sat 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Sun Closed

Services provided by a general dentist.


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