Dental Care

Benefits of MI Tooth Varnish

St. Lawrence Dentistry is pleased to offer MI varnish– an effective way to strengthen your teeth. Although toothpaste contains fluoride, many dental patients can use additional mineral sources to protect against cavities and tooth sensitivity. GC America, a leader in oral health care products, produces MI Varnish– a 5% sodium fluoride varnish designed for in-office

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Plant and food derived anti cavity agents

St. Lawrence Dentistry offers several modern ways of treating dental cavities. However it is, of course, better to try and prevent them in the first place. Food and drink modifications can help control the incidence of dental decay. Some foods prolong the teeth to exposure of acids and when you couple that with sugary carbonated

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Tooth Decay and its prevention in Children

Like in every other city across the world, some children in Mississauga will get dental decay. Parents have a big job taking care of their children’s teeth but it is certainly a noble one and an investment in your child’s future. Parents have to constantly watch their child does not fall and knock their teeth.

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Why Have My Teeth Fallen Out of Alignment?

Quite a few patients mention to Dr. Hawryluk that they notice their teeth shifting out of alignment. Shifting of teeth can occur for many reasons including grinding, loss of teeth, or bad dental habits. Whatever the cause may be, shifting teeth can actually bring you more dental problems if left untreated, since teeth that are

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5 Foods to Avoid When You Are Wearing Braces

Many parents in our Mississauga community who decide to get braces for their children (or themselves) have the impression that they need to go on a liquid or soft food diet afterwards in order to protect their braces. While it is ideal that you have softer foods during the first couple of days, once you

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Appearance of Teeth in Children

Staining, dark pits, and tinted striations on children’s teeth can distract from the otherwise most endearing smile. If you live in the Mississauga area, St. Lawrence Dentistry can help fix these issues and help them from happening in the first place. When parents come to our office and ask what the cause of their children’s

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Thumbs Sucking Habits in Toddlers

When children have their pediatric dental exam at St. Lawrence Dentistry, parents often ask us whether their child’s thumb sucking habit is normal. Babies are born with a natural reflex to suck, it’s natures way of ensuring food intake. Sucking is also soothing and tends to induce sleep, as evidenced by the way young infants

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Overcoming Dental Anxiety

Many people have ‘dental phobias’ which prevent them from getting treatment they may need. In fact about 13% of people experience dental fears. St Lawrence Dentistry encourages you to open up about any dental anxiety you have with so we can make your visit to our office the best possible and get any work you

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Pediatric Dentistry Ages 13+

St. Lawrence Dentistry is privileged to see many children go from being toddlers to this important phase of young adulthood (13-17yrs). This is a period marked by changes in their body chemistry and also more independence. This greater independence means there are choices children will make which can positively or negatively affect their oral health.

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Common Dental Myths and Facts

Many people in Mississauga are highly informed about their dental health and St. Lawrence Dentistry would like to be another resource you can turn to. Just like any subject, there are myths. Its important to dispel some of these untruths as they can unnecessarily create confusion about dentistry and what people should do to maintain

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80 Port St East Suite H

Mississauga, Ontario
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(905) 278-1649

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