Oral Health Tips From Our Team

Here on the Sheppard Yorkland Dental blog, you'll find lots of great oral health tips, advice and information about maintaining your oral health, and keeping your smile bright!


What is the iTero Scanner for Invisalign®?

What is the iTero Scanner for Invisalign®?

Posted Mar 18th, 2019

The iTero scanner is an innovative piece of dental equipment that allows dental professionals to capture enhanced digital images of a patient's mouth. Our North York dentists explain how it also helps you get the most out of your Invisalign treatment.

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How to take care of my Invisalign aligners

How to take care of my Invisalign aligners

Posted Mar 4th, 2019

One benefit of Invisalign is that you can remove your clear aligners to eat and drink, but that doesn't mean they don't get dirty. Our North York dentists explain the best way to care for your aligners to get the most out of your Invisalign treatment.

Read more

Invisalign: Before & After

Invisalign: Before & After

Posted Feb 18th, 2019

Invisalign clear braces can help you achieve a straighter smile. Here, our North York dentists explain what to expect before and after your Invisalign treatment. 

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The Invisalign Journey

The Invisalign Journey

Posted Feb 4th, 2019

Are you interested in taking the journey to straighter teeth? Our North York Dentists share what you can expect from your Invisalign treatment along the way.

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How does Invisalign work?

How does Invisalign work?

Posted Jan 21st, 2019

Invisalign is a series of clear orthodontic aligners that straighten teeth without metal or wires. Here, our North York dentists explain how it works.

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Invisalign vs. Braces

Invisalign vs. Braces

Posted Jan 7th, 2019

Like traditional metal braces, Invisalign aligners are an orthodontic treatment option for straightening teeth over a period of months or years. Here, our North York dentists explain the differences between these two options.

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How does dental hygiene affect your overall health?

How does dental hygiene affect your overall health?

Posted Sep 27th, 2018

Good oral hygiene helps you keep your mouth healthy, preventing tooth decay and gum diseases. Here, our North York dentists explain how a healthy mouth is good for the rest of your body, too.

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The Top  10 Questions You Should Ask Your Dentist

The Top 10 Questions You Should Ask Your Dentist

Posted Sep 7th, 2018

When you visit your dentist at Sheppard Yorkland Dental in North York, there are certain questions you should ask to make sure that you’re getting the most out of your oral health care.The following are 10 questions you should ask when you visit the dentist.

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How often should I visit my dentist? What will happen if I don’t?

How often should I visit my dentist? What will happen if I don’t?

Posted Aug 31st, 2018

You should visit the dentist often enough that any developing dental health issues can be caught it their earliest stages. Here, our North York dentists explain why this is so important.

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4 signs that you need to have your wisdom teeth removed

4 signs that you need to have your wisdom teeth removed

Posted Aug 7th, 2018

When wisdom teeth grow in, they can cause a variety of problems for your other teeth, and your oral health in general. Here, our North York dentists describe four signs that you might need to have your wisdom teeth removed.

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How often should I visit the dentist as an adult?

How often should I visit the dentist as an adult?

Posted Jul 3rd, 2018

The frequency of your visits to the dentist depends on a variety of oral health factors. Your dentist at Sheppard Yorkland Dental in North York will let you know how often you should visit out office during your appointment.

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What are the most popular cosmetic dental treatment options?

What are the most popular cosmetic dental treatment options?

Posted May 31st, 2018

At Sheppard Yorkland Dental in North York, our dentists provide a variety of cosmetic dental treatments that can improve the appearance of your smile, and improve your oral health as well. Here are the most popular treatments we provide.

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What to Expect During Your Visit to Sheppard Yorkland Dental

What to Expect During Your Visit to Sheppard Yorkland Dental

Posted May 8th, 2018

During your visit to Sheppard Yorkland Dental in North York, you’ll have access to all the dental service options you need to keep your smile healthy, and a friendly team of dentists dedicated to your oral health!

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Getting a Mouth Guard for Braces

Getting a Mouth Guard for Braces

Posted Feb 15th, 2017

If you have braces, wearing a mouth guard during sports is important so that they don't get damaged. At Sheppard Yorkland Dental, our dentists make mouth guards for our North York Patients.

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Oral Sedation for Dentistry

Oral Sedation for Dentistry

Posted Feb 1st, 2017

If the mere thought of sitting in the dentist’s chair makes you feel tense, uneasy and even scared, you’re not alone. Our North York dentists offer oral sedation services to help you feel at ease.

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Teeth Whitening - You have options!

Teeth Whitening - You have options!

Posted Jan 30th, 2017

Learn what teeth whitening options are available to you.

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What is Teeth-in-a-Day™?

What is Teeth-in-a-Day™?

Posted Jan 18th, 2017

Teeth-In-A-Day refers to dental implant procedures that can be completed in a single day. The dentists at our North York practice offer this option based on the individual patient’s needs.

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Are you a Candidate for Invisalign?

Are you a Candidate for Invisalign?

Posted Jan 11th, 2017

At Sheppard Yorkland Dental, we have an in-house orthodontist to provide braces or Invisalign services by a trained specialist. Take our quiz to see if you are a candidate for Invisalign orthodontic treatment.

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Tips for Better Brushing

Tips for Better Brushing

Posted Jan 4th, 2017

Brushing your teeth twice a day is one of the most important parts of a good oral hygiene routine.The following tips and advice will help make your brushing routine more effective.

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Periodontal (Gum) Disease Treatment: What to Expect

Periodontal (Gum) Disease Treatment: What to Expect

Posted Dec 21st, 2016

At Sheppard Yorkland Dental in North York, we take a multifaceted approach to treating periodontal disease that includes both preventive and therapeutic components.

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Invisalign vs. Braces: Which Should You Choose?

Invisalign vs. Braces: Which Should You Choose?

Posted Dec 7th, 2016

When it comes to orthodontic treatments, each person has unique needs. When choosing between traditional metal braces and Invisalign clear aligners, it’s important to take your personality and lifestyle into consideration!

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What is the iTero Scanner for Invisalign®?

What is the iTero Scanner for Invisalign®?

Posted Mar 18th, 2019

The iTero scanner is an innovative piece of dental equipment that allows dental professionals to capture enhanced digital images of a patient's mouth. Our North York dentists explain how it also helps you get the most out of your Invisalign treatment.

Read more

How to take care of my Invisalign aligners

How to take care of my Invisalign aligners

Posted Mar 4th, 2019

One benefit of Invisalign is that you can remove your clear aligners to eat and drink, but that doesn't mean they don't get dirty. Our North York dentists explain the best way to care for your aligners to get the most out of your Invisalign treatment.

Read more

Invisalign: Before & After

Invisalign: Before & After

Posted Feb 18th, 2019

Invisalign clear braces can help you achieve a straighter smile. Here, our North York dentists explain what to expect before and after your Invisalign treatment. 

Read more

The Invisalign Journey

The Invisalign Journey

Posted Feb 4th, 2019

Are you interested in taking the journey to straighter teeth? Our North York Dentists share what you can expect from your Invisalign treatment along the way.

Read more

How does Invisalign work?

How does Invisalign work?

Posted Jan 21st, 2019

Invisalign is a series of clear orthodontic aligners that straighten teeth without metal or wires. Here, our North York dentists explain how it works.

Read more

Invisalign vs. Braces

Invisalign vs. Braces

Posted Jan 7th, 2019

Like traditional metal braces, Invisalign aligners are an orthodontic treatment option for straightening teeth over a period of months or years. Here, our North York dentists explain the differences between these two options.

Read more

How does dental hygiene affect your overall health?

How does dental hygiene affect your overall health?

Posted Sep 27th, 2018

Good oral hygiene helps you keep your mouth healthy, preventing tooth decay and gum diseases. Here, our North York dentists explain how a healthy mouth is good for the rest of your body, too.

Read more

The Top  10 Questions You Should Ask Your Dentist

The Top 10 Questions You Should Ask Your Dentist

Posted Sep 7th, 2018

When you visit your dentist at Sheppard Yorkland Dental in North York, there are certain questions you should ask to make sure that you’re getting the most out of your oral health care.The following are 10 questions you should ask when you visit the dentist.

Read more

How often should I visit my dentist? What will happen if I don’t?

How often should I visit my dentist? What will happen if I don’t?

Posted Aug 31st, 2018

You should visit the dentist often enough that any developing dental health issues can be caught it their earliest stages. Here, our North York dentists explain why this is so important.

Read more

4 signs that you need to have your wisdom teeth removed

4 signs that you need to have your wisdom teeth removed

Posted Aug 7th, 2018

When wisdom teeth grow in, they can cause a variety of problems for your other teeth, and your oral health in general. Here, our North York dentists describe four signs that you might need to have your wisdom teeth removed.

Read more

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New on the Blog:

What is the iTero Scanner for Invisalign®?

Mar 18th, 2019

The iTero scanner is an innovative piece of dental equipment that allows dental professionals to capture enhanced digital images of a patient's mouth. Our North York dentists explain how it also helps you get the most out of your Invisalign treatment.

How to take care of my Invisalign aligners

Mar 4th, 2019

One benefit of Invisalign is that you can remove your clear aligners to eat and drink, but that doesn't mean they don't get dirty. Our North York dentists explain the best way to care for your aligners to get the most out of your Invisalign treatment.


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