Treatment Options to Close a Gap Between the Front Teeth
Do you have gaps in your front teeth? Learn about your treatment options to close gaps between teeth, including bonding, bridges and more.
Here’s What to Expect When Getting a Composite Filling
Do you need fillings? If you’ve never had composite fillings, you may not know what to expect. Learn more about the procedure, risks and complications.
Do I need a Root Canal
Don't be afraid to see the dentist early so toothaches don't progress to root canals.
How We Identify and Treat a Dead Tooth
A dead tooth is very serious. If you have a brown, gray or black tooth, call our office immediately. Read about the signs of dead teeth and treatment options.
Root Canal Symptoms
Don't ignore toothaches as teeth can quickly progress from symptoms to needing a root canal.
How Much Does Dental Cleaning Cost?
Do you need a dental cleaning and are concerned about cost? Read through our guide on dental cleaning costs in 2023.
How To Remove Tartar Without A Dentist
Do you have tartar buildup on your teeth? Learn how to remove tartar without a dentist to keep your teeth cavity-free, gums infection-free and your teeth white.
Botox Brow Lift: What Is It & How Does It Work?
What is a Botox brow lift? How does the procedure work? Find out what a Botox brow lift can do for you and whether you're a candidate for this procedure.
What is Baby Botox?
What is baby botox? Learn about baby botox, what the procedure entails, the risks and benefits and when you should start receiving baby botox.
Can Receding Gums Be Reversed?
It's important to see a dentist if your gums are receding to improve your health. Without treatment, the tissue and bone can be chronically damaged.
Veneers vs Crowns: Which Dental Treatment is Best for You?
Veneers or crowns: which dental treatment is right for you? Learn about crowns and veneers, and how your dental office can help you achieve your dream smile.
Do You Need to Shave Your Teeth for Veneers?
Do you need to shave your teeth for veneers? Learn about veneers and why you may not need to shave your teeth.
How Long Does it Take Gums to Heal After A Tooth Extraction?
How long does it take for your gums to heal after a tooth extraction? Learn about tooth extractions and how gums heal when you have a tooth removed.
What You Need to Do Right After Tooth Extractions
Post-operative instructions for tooth extractions and the best practices to follow after surgery. Learn what to do and what not to do after extraction surgery.
How Long Does A Temporary Filling Last?
Do you need a temporary filling? Learn how long a temporary filling lasts, what materials the filling is made from, and aftercare.
Post-Operative Instructions After Teeth Extractions
After any teeth extractions, you need to be very careful with your post-operative care. Learn what we recommend you do to prevent infections and speed healing.
Baby Teeth Development Pattern and Schedule
Learn all about your child’s primary teeth, including when they develop, when they fall out and how to care for them properly.
Fixing Your Teeth With No Money and Understanding Costs
Do you need help paying for your dental care? Read through our guide on the many no-cost dental care options available in Canada.
What Expect During Your Dental Crown Procedure
Learn what to expect when getting a dental crown, from preparing your teeth to placing the crown and aftercare.
How Much Does A Crown Cost In BC?
How much does a crown cost in BC? Learn about the costs of a crown, when a crown is needed and what factors affect the cost one.
Can you Still Have Dental Implants if You Have Severe Bone Loss?
If you have severe bone loss, can you still have dental implants? Learn the facts in our guide, including options for bone grafting and Zygomatic implants.
Can Your Loose Tooth Tighten Back Up?
Can a loose tooth tighten back up? Learn about the main causes of loose teeth, how they are treated and whether they can be saved.
Tooth Extraction Won’t Stop Bleeding? Try This
Is your tooth extraction still bleeding? Read through our guide on what to do after a tooth extraction and the steps to take to promote blood clotting.
Your Guide to Understanding Flipper Teeth and Their Benefits
Flipper teeth are temporary dentures that can help bridge the gap between missing teeth. Learn more about these dental prosthetics and their benefits.
What To Do When Wisdom Teeth Hurt?
Do your wisdom teeth hurt and you want to find relief? Read through our guide on what to do when your wisdom teeth hurt and learn the types of pain you may experience.
Invisalign Guide and Care Instructions
Follow these tips to maximize your Invisalign results! Keep your trays looking new and prevent yellow staining with this guide and care instructions.
Traditional vs. Composite Veneers
Traditional vs composite veneers: what’s the difference? We compare porcelain and composite veneers to help you choose the right cosmetic dentistry procedure.
Root Canals! Do They Hurt? No, Find Out Why!
Are root canals painful? Find out why root canals are a painless procedure and what we can do to help with anxiety.
101 Guide to "Sleep Dentistry"
What does sleepy dentistry feel like? Learn about our options for sedation to make your dental procedures more comfortable.
Top 10 Dental Jokes That Keep Our Office Smiling
Want to make your dental office laugh? These top 10 dental jokes will help your office smile more and even lead to better patient care.
What You Need To Know About Gaps Between Teeth
Here’s what you need to know about gaps between teeth, their causes and your treatment options in cosmetic dentistry.
Invisalign Retainer Care and Use
How do you clean and maintain your Invisalign clear aligner retainer? Also, tips on how often and how long you need to wear your retainer.
Invisalign Insurance Calculator
Use this calculator to determine patient monthly payments for no, single or dual insurance. Get results in 7 easy steps for better a patient experience in 30 sec.
Step by Step Guide for Cleaning Your Night Guard
With just a few simple steps & you will be able to keep your nightguard or retainer clean and fresh for years to come. The daily and monthly routine included!
Unveiling the Healthiest States Index of The USA 2023
Unveiling the Healthiest States in the USA 2023: Find out how your state ranks in health and wellness. Colorado leads with a score of 80!
How You Can Stop Tooth Nerve Pain at Home
Do you have tooth nerve pain and want to find relief? Learn the causes of this pain and how to find temporary relief while waiting for a dental appointment.
What is Lock Jaw? Can You Treat It at Home?
Do you have lock jaw? Discover the causes of lock jaw, when it’s a dental emergency and the treatment options available for the condition.
How Strong are Composite Fillings?
How are composite fillings made and are they safe for you or your family? How long can these fillings ultimately last and are they good?
How Long Do Dental Crowns Last?
How long do dental crowns last? What materials are they made of and when do you need a crown? Learn more about dental crowns.
How to Fill Gaps Between Teeth: Your Guide to Diastema
Do you have gaps between your teeth? Learn all about diastema and how dentists can help correct your smile by closing the gaps between your teeth permanently.
Charcoal Toothpaste: The Pros and Cons
Learn about the pros and cons of charcoal toothpaste, how it works and whether it’s safe for teeth whitening.
101 Guide to What Causes White Spots on Teeth
Do you have white spots on your teeth? Read through our guide on what causes white spots on teeth, how to prevent and even treat white spots.
Everything You Need to Know About Porcelain Veneers
Are dental veneers a good option for your smile? Learn more about porcelain veneers, how the procedure works, the cost and more.
Severity of COVID-19 and the Link to Periodontitis
As we learn more and more about Covid-19 we are starting to find out about how it can affect your gum health.
A Cosmetic Dentist Explains the Pros and Cons of Veneers
What are the pros and cons of veneers? A cosmetic dentist reveals what every patient should know about veneers before getting them
Dental Implants Cost: What to Expect
How much do dental implants cost in Canada? Learn more about the costs of this dental restoration procedure and what to expect.
Exposed Nerves? How an Emergency Dentist Can Help
Exposed nerves or roots in dentistry are very painful. Learn the causes and treatment options for exposed nerves and why you should call an emergency dentist.
Teeth Whitening Guide for Take Home Trays
With a little diligence, you will be able to achieve great teeth whitening results by following this how to guide for home whitening.
What is the Small Black Point on my Tooth?
What is the small black point on your tooth? Learn more about black points on teeth and what they mean for your dental health.
4 Signs That You Have Sleep Apnea
Dentists can help with more than just dental emergencies. They can also help with sleep apnea through special dental appliances. Learn more about this condition.
Why Does Sedation Make Us Act and Feel Funny?
Did sedation make you feel funny? If so, you’re not alone. Learn why you feel and act funny after sedation and if it’s a concern for your health or not.
Get Your Kids to Brush Their Teeth - 6 Parenting Hacks
It's important to get your kids in a routine brushing their teeth which means making things fun.
Options For Replacing Missing Teeth
Many patients visit Lighthouse Dental Centre to replace a lost or extracted tooth. Whether your tooth was lost we can help you find a solution
How Do You Replace a Missing Tooth
If you have a missing tooth – or several – there are numerous options available to replace your teeth
A 101 Guide to Dental Local Anesthesia
Are you going to the dentist? Dental local anesthesia can help you remain pain-free. Learn about anesthesia in our complete guide.
5 Dental Options for Replacing Your Missing Teeth
Do you have missing teeth? Learn 5 dental options that will help you replace missing teeth to regain your confidence and bite.
How to Get Rid of Stains on Your Teeth and Why They Happen
Do you have stains on your teeth and want to get rid of them? Learn the most common causes of teeth staining and what you can do to eliminate stains.
An Alternative to Veneers
Great result using composite resin white filling material rather than the more expensive option of dental veneers.
Post-op Care for Dental Implants After Surgery
Guide for what you need to do after your dental implant surgery, including which foods you should and should not eat.
9 Things to Know About Dental Bridges
Are you considering dental bridges? Read through our list of 9 things every patient should know before getting dental bridges.
How Do I Find the Best Dentist Near Me?
When choosing the best dentist near you, follow friends and family recommendations, online reviews, and do your research to find the best match for you.
Invisalign or Braces
When choosing between Invisalign or Braces, Lighthouse Dental Centre has the answers to why you might pick one over the other.
Botox Post Treatment Instructions
Follow these simple steps to maximize your Botox treatment outcome and learn the tips and tricks to make your Botox treatment a success! Come in for your treatment cheks
How to Eliminate Coffee Stains on Teeth
How to eliminate coffee stains on teeth and how to prevent them in the first place. Learn about the causes of this discoloration and what you can do about it.
Learn how to manage your dental anxiety at the dentist with tips on relaxing with or without medication and how sedation dentistry works.
Cosmetic Dentistry: How Long Does a Dental Implants Procedure Take?
Wondering if you should get your tooth assessed for a dental implant? Here is some information on how long it may take to complete a dental implant surgery.
When Should I Schedule My Childs First Trip To The Dentist
We answer common questions all parents have regarding when they should take their kids to the dentist for the first time and what to expect.