We speak English, Ukrainian, Spanish, and Arabic

Blog

At Oxford Dental, we want you to have the best smile possible. Read this blog for tips on how to properly care for your teeth, gums and even your toothbrush. Contact our Edmonton office with questions or to schedule your next appointment.

How to Choose the Right Pediatric Dentist in Edmonton

How to Choose the Right Pediatric Dentist in Edmonton

Finding the right Edmonton pediatric dentist is important for your child’s oral health and overall well-being. At Oxford Dental, we understand the importance of creating a positive dental experience for children. A positive experience can set the foundation for a...

Understanding the Canadian Dental Care Plan

Understanding the Canadian Dental Care Plan

Navigating the Canadian Dental Care Plan (CDCP) can be confusing, especially regarding what services it covers and involves. However, understanding its scope is important, as dental care significantly contributes to overall health. The CDCP aims to provide financial...

What is a Dental Cleaning?

What is a Dental Cleaning?

Keeping up with your oral health is important for your overall well-being - and regular dental cleanings play a fundamental role. At Oxford Dental, we offer dental cleaning services and prioritize preventative care to help our patients maintain healthy smiles for...

Why Do My Teeth Hurt?

Why Do My Teeth Hurt?

Have you ever experienced sudden, unexplained tooth pain? Dental issues can happen unexpectedly, causing discomfort and disrupting your day. Understanding when to seek help from a dental professional is key to maintaining good oral health and addressing any problems...

Handling Common Kids Dental Emergencies

Handling Common Kids Dental Emergencies

Taking care of your child’s oral health is important, and sometimes unexpected dental emergencies can happen. When they do, quick action should be taken to ensure their continued dental health. Let’s take a look a common kids' dental emergencies and how to handle them...

The Top 5 Reasons to Visit a Kids Dentist

The Top 5 Reasons to Visit a Kids Dentist

Visiting a kids dentist is an important step in ensuring the overall well-being of your child. Oxford Dental in Edmonton offers specialized services designed to address the unique needs of young patients. Let’s take a look at the top five reasons why a visit to a...

Pediatric Dentist Vs. General Dentist

Pediatric Dentist Vs. General Dentist

When it comes to ensuring the well-being of our little ones, dental care plays a pivotal role. Taking care of their teeth is a big part of keeping them happy and well. Parents often have to decide between a Pediatric Dentist and a General Dentist. Knowing the...

Your Child's First Dental Visit: What to Expect

Your Child's First Dental Visit: What to Expect

Your child's first dental visit is an important milestone, filled with a lot of anticipation, questions, and for some, anxiety. Do you know what to expect? And how can you best prepare for it? Rest assured that with the right preparation, help from the dentist, and a...

Why Flossing Should Be a Part of Your Daily Routine

Why Flossing Should Be a Part of Your Daily Routine

Regular brushing is enough to keep your smile healthy, right?While proper brushing is crucial in maintaining the health of your teeth and gums, what about the food particles that lodge themselves between your teeth?Unfortunately, even the best toothbrushes cannot...

8 Tips to Improve Your Gum Health Between Dental Visits

8 Tips to Improve Your Gum Health Between Dental Visits

Having healthy gums is extremely important when it comes to your oral health.Healthy gums help support your teeth by protecting them from bacteria and plaque and, when they are not taken care of, can succumb to serious conditions such as periodontitis.While visiting...

What is Considered a Dental Emergency?

What is Considered a Dental Emergency?

While it is always important to visit your dentist for regular checkups, there are instances where you may need to have dental issues addressed right away.But how do you know if it’s an emergency? How long should you wait before you see your dentist?There are times...

What is a Root Canal? And Why Are They Needed?

What is a Root Canal? And Why Are They Needed?

Does the thought of a root canal make your knees buckle? Once upon a time, root canal procedures were seen as highly painful surgeries performed on infected teeth in order to save them. Nowadays, root canals are relatively...