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News & Updates


The Carrington Dental team want to keep you informed! Stay up-to-date with news about our West Kelowna office, and get tips and ideas for your oral health.


How Safe are Dental X-Rays?

Aug 10th, 2015

Over the years there have been many advances in dentistry have helped to the lower the amount of radiation that is emitted by today's X-rays.

What is Tooth Erosion?

Aug 3rd, 2015

Enamel is the hard calcified tissue that covers and protects the outside of the tooth.

How can I avoid bad breath?

Jul 28th, 2015

Brushing your teeth on a regular basis is the single most important thing you can do.

Tooth Pain

Jul 14th, 2015

The best way to diagnose a crack in the tooth is to bite on a Q-tip on different areas of your tooth

What is Gum Disease?

Jun 30th, 2015

Gum diseases are infections caused by bacteria, along with mucus and other particles that form a sticky plaque on your teeth.

Is It normal that my child grinds his or her teeth?

Jun 19th, 2015

Three out of every ten children grind and clench their teeth. Most children experience this while under the age of 5 and the condition generally goes away by adolescence.

What Are The Signs of Needing a Root Canal?

Jun 3rd, 2015

The most common signs of a person needing an endodontic treatment are...

What Causes Cavities and Tooth Loss?

May 25th, 2015

A cavity or tooth decay is caused from the bacteria that lives in dental plaque.

Carrington Dental Centre Guarantee

May 6th, 2015

To serve you better, we guarantee all fillings for two years and all porcelain crowns, onlays, bridges, veneers and dental implants for five years.

Whitening Products for your Teeth

Apr 30th, 2015

There are many toothpastes on the market that claim to whiten teeth. Make sure that any toothpaste you are using contains the necessary ingredients to actually clean your teeth as well. Ingredients such as fluoride that fight plaque and tartar are key to avoiding cavities.

Tips on Flossing Your Teeth

Apr 2nd, 2015

Brushing is important the most important thing you can do for your teeth. However, it is not the only thing that will help keep your teeth free from cavities.

7 Tips on Brushing your Teeth

Mar 27th, 2015

Most Dentists will tell you that you should spend at least 2 minutes brushing your teeth twice a day. Below are a few more good ideas that may help:

Getting Rid of Plaque

Mar 3rd, 2015

Plaque is the transparent layer of bacteria that can build up on your teeth. To prevent cavities from forming, you need to remove the plaque on a daily basis.

Archived News

Feb 28th, 2015

Read Carrington Dental's News Stories from past years


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