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Adult Orthodontic Treatment: Braces vs. Clear Retainers

By : Dr. Anthony Eng, D.D.S.

Although childhood is the ideal time to correct any positioning problems with your teeth, many people didn’t have the opportunity as children to get the dental care they needed. In addition, dentistry has progressed tremendously over the past 20 years, which means the options on offer now far outpace those [...]

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Important Dentistry Milestones in Your Child’s Life

By : Dr. Samson Lee, D.D.S.

Every parent wants to keep their children’s oral health in peak condition, and that means getting quality dental care from the outset. Just like other types of healthcare, there are some important dentistry dates you should observe to achieve this, starting with your little one’s very first appointment with our [...]

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7 Signs You Might Need a Root Canal Procedure

By : Dr. Samson Lee, D.D.S.

A root canal is one of the dental procedures we’re required to do quite often. This is necessary when the interior of a tooth has been damaged by infection or decay. During a root canal, our Scarborough dentist removes the root of the tooth including the blood vessels and nerves. [...]

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Everything You Need to Know About Dental Veneers

By : Dr. Samson Lee, D.D.S.

The public interest in cosmetic dentistry has risen globally in recent years, and studies show this is a trend that’s likely to continue. One of the most popular and economical ways to enhance the appearance of your smile is through the placement of porcelain veneers. Our Scarborough office has a [...]

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Top 7 Reasons Why Dental Implants Save You Money in the Long Term

By : Dr. Anthony Eng, D.D.S.

If you have been considering dental implants but have held off because 2020 was such a challenging year, now is the time to set your sights on getting them done in the new year. A common thought is that implants are so expensive you don’t know whether it’s worth investing [...]

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The Pros and Cons of Dental Bonding

By : Dr. Samson Lee, D.D.S.

Are your teeth stained, chipped, or broken, and you can’t invest in expensive dental restorations right now? If your answer is yes, then dental bonding is an economical solution you might want to consider. At our dental clinic in Scarborough, we offer dental bonding treatments to correct minor problems such [...]

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Types of Cosmetic Dentistry and How They Benefit You

By : Dr. Samson Lee, D.D.S.

General dentistry is focused on maintaining your oral health through prevention and treatment of diseases. Cosmetic dentistry, however, deals with the overall appearance of your teeth and mouth, and how they contribute to the way you look and feel. It’s important to know what the difference is between the two, [...]

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6 Reasons to Consider Getting Dental Crowns

By : Dr. Anthony Eng, D.D.S.

A crown or dental cap is a type of dental restoration that completely encompasses a tooth or dental implant. These can be manufactured from various materials, including metals such as gold or another alloy, porcelain, resin, or ceramic. At Havenview Dental Centre we commonly recommend high-quality, porcelain dental crowns for [...]

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Why (and How Often) You Need Deep Teeth Cleaning in Scarborough

By : Dr. Anthony Eng, D.D.S.

When your dentist recommends deep teeth cleaning, it’s because he or she can see signs that your daily oral hygiene regimen isn’t enough to prevent the buildup of tartar. One of the most important types of dental cleaning included in hygiene therapy, deep cleaning is vital for maintaining a healthy [...]

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5 Benefits of a Dental Bridge Procedure to Replace Missing Teeth

By : Dr. Samson Lee, D.D.S.

A beautiful, healthy smile plays a huge role in your self-esteem and confidence, as well as your ability to speak and chew effectively. While porcelain veneers can help cover damaged teeth, when you experience tooth loss, whatever the reason for it, it’s important to replace the missing teeth. You should [...]

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How Porcelain Dental Veneers Can Rebuild Your Smile

By : Dr. Samson Lee, D.D.S.

Few things are more important to your confidence than a healthy smile. If you have chipped, stained or crooked teeth, or gaps between them, smiling warmly can be difficult. Many people are self-conscious and having a damaged smile can result in avoiding showing their teeth during interactions with others. In [...]

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How Can I Close the Gap Between My Teeth?

By : Dr. Anthony Eng, D.D.S.

First impressions count, as anyone will tell you who has had a job interview that went wrong from the first minute. They shouldn’t, but they do, and your mother was right when she said you shouldput your best foot forward with a warm, friendly smile .If you’re holding back because [...]

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Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures: The 4 Best Ways to Enhance Your Smile

By : Dr. Samson Lee, D.D.S.

Cosmetic dentistry has been around since dentists first began improving patients’ appearance through dental work, but in the 21st century it has become a specialty. Practitioners can now get extra training in various cosmetic dentistry procedures to help you get—and maintain—the smile you want. Analyzing Your Smile​ The process of enhancing your [...]

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The Importance of Getting Regular Dental Check-Ups

By : Dr. Anthony Eng, D.D.S.

Few people look forward to dental visits, no matter how much they like their dentist! That’s no reason to skip keeping those bi-annual appointments, however, which are as essential for maintaining healthy gums and teeth as a daily oral hygiene routine is. Make it a point to have regular dental [...]

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