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Have you thought about dental implants?

Missing teeth should usually be replaced to help regain your ability to chew, prevent other teeth from shifting, restore your smile and confidence. A dental implant can do all of those.

A dental implant is made by surgically insert...

Research has shown that periodontal disease is associated with several other diseases. For a long time it was thought that bacteria was the factor that linked periodontal disease to other disease in the body; however, more recent research demonstrates that inflammation...

Information as per the ODA

Braganza Periodontics

Peterborough Periodontists 

360 George Street N. Suite 301

Peterborough, Ontario 

K9H 7E7, CANADA

Tel: 705-741-1885

braganzaperiodontics@gmail.com

The foods our children eat at school for lunch and snacks should be providing them with energy and nutrients to help them be alert and get through the school day. It should also provide them with nutrients that help in the their development and growth.

Our child’s teeth...

Research shows that gum disease and diabetes may affect one another. For instance, gum disease can intensify the complications associated with diabetes by increasing blood sugar levels. High blood sugar levels over an extended period of time are associated with prematu...

Information as per the ODA

Braganza Periodontics

Peterborough Periodontists 

360 George Street N. Suite 301

Peterborough, Ontario 

K9H 7E7, CANADA

Tel: 705-741-1885

braganzaperiodontics@gmail.com

What causes tooth decay?

Tooth decay happens when the bacteria in plaque feeds on the sugar in our diet to produce acid that can cause cavities. If food debris or plaque is left undisturbed for even a few hours, the tooth decay process will begin. Beneath the hard, out...

1. Ten to help build healthy oral habits for their children Before your baby has teeth, wipe the gums gently with a clean wet cloth after each feeding. tips for parents...

2. If your baby sleeps with a bottle or sippy cup at naptime or bedtime, fill it with water only.

3...

It’s important to be aware of how prescriptions and over-the counter-drugs may affect your oral health. For example:

  • Asthma inhalers that are high in acid can dissolve tooth enamel when used frequently

  • Cough syrups that have a high sugar content may result in t...

  1. Do not share your toothbrush or use someone else’s toothbrush.

  2. After brushing, rinse your toothbrush thoroughly with tap water and allow to air-dry.

  3. Store standing upright. If it is near other toothbrushes, do not let the heads touch.

  4. Do not store in...

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1119 Clonsilla Avenue,

Peterborough, Ontario

K9J 5Y6, CANADA

braganzaperiodontics@gmail.com

Tel: 705-741-1885
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