Your toothbrush is your most important dental tool. If you care for it the right way, it will provide proper care in return. The good news is it doesn’t require any special treatment. But, there are safe ways to clean and store it. Here are some toothbrush care tips. 1. Rinse it well after use After brushing your teeth, rinse [...]
It’s good that dentures and implants exist, but it’s possible to delay your need for them. Don’t stop visiting the dentist. Your dental team wants to help you enjoy healthy teeth and gums through your golden years. You also lower your risk of oral health problems when your mouth is in good condition, so here are some hygiene tips to [...]
How many of these seemingly ordinary things are you doing routinely and without much thought? Try to be mindful of these habits as they can damage your teeth. They may be hard to avoid; however, kicking these habits will benefit both your oral and overall health. 1. Nail biting Biting your nails when you’re tense, anxious, or bored can result [...]
Anyone can experience tooth sensitivity, and there's no telltale signs when it's coming. However, it’s most prevalent among those aged 20 to 40. The condition occurs when the tooth’s protective layer, the enamel, wears away. This exposes the dentin beneath the enamel, leading to sensitivity when eating or drinking things that are hot, cold, sweet, or acidic. What Causes [...]
Dr. Höediono has been on the Grand River Hospital Board of Directors for five years and assumes his role of Vice-Chair of the Board and Chair of the Quality and Patient Safety Committee. Dr. Höediono welcomes Mr. Ron Gagnon, Grand River Hospital’s new CEO.
We are pleased to announce the addition of our new associate, Dr. Kelsey Motomura to our practice. Dr. Motomura is currently seeing patients during our regular office hours. Dr. Kelsey Motomura was born and raised in Cambridge. She studied Bio-Medical Science at the University of Guelph and was then accepted to the Doctor of Dental Surgery program at the University [...]