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Crown Treatment Procedure | Peak Dental Arts

Single-Visit Versus Multiple-Visit Crown Treatment

If you have a tooth that has been severely compromised, your dentist may suggest a dental crown treatment. A dental crown protects a tooth that has weakened from decay or one that is broken or significantly worn down. If you have a filling that comprises more than one half of your tooth, a dental crown may be used for added support. A dental crown may also be used to hold...

Root Canals Myth | Dental Checkup | Peak Dental Arts

Myths About Root Canals and Root Canal Pain

There are several misconceptions about root canals and pain. Root canals are treatments used to fix and save a tooth that has become infected or decayed. During the procedure, the inside of the tooth is cleaned and sealed. If you have tooth pain and may require a root canal, it’s important to consider getting information on all your options. Your dentist, root canal specialist, or endodontist can answer many of your...

Dental Veneers | Pros and Cons Options | Peak Dental Arts

Why Dental Veneers Are so Popular? Pros and Cons

Porcelain dental veneers have exploded in popularity over the past 10 years. In many cases, dental veneers are a great option to improve the appearance of teeth. If your teeth aren’t perfectly straight, have become discoloured, or have gaps, porcelain veneers may be able to provide a solution to getting the perfect smile that you’ve always wanted. Veneers can also be used to perfect an already-nice smile by improving minor...

Cosmetic Dentistry Most Common Procedures | Peak Dental Arts

The Most Common Procedures Used in Cosmetic Dentistry

Do you ever meet people and wonder why their smiles look so big and bright? The truth is, most people aren’t born with perfect teeth. Cosmetic dentistry procedures can dramatically enhance the appearance and self-esteem of a person by improving the shape and the whiteness of their teeth and as a result, their smile. Over the years, cosmetic teeth procedures have gotten increasingly popular. At Peak Dental Arts, we’ll begin with a...

Peak Dental Arts Covid19 Protocols

As many of you have been keeping up with announcements surrounding the Provinces 4 phase plan to slowly open the province to the general public, so have we. We are sure you have many questions regarding our plans for returning to practice, mainly: 1) When will our offices re-open; We are OPEN! 2) What protocols will be in place when we do resume Our Protocols for your SAFETY Physical Distancing & Your Next Appointment Our offices...

Choosing a Cosmetic Dentist in North Vancouver | Peak Dental Arts

Tips For Choosing a Cosmetic Dentist in Vancouver

Your smile is one of the first things that people notice about you and is a big part of making a great first impression. If you’re unhappy with imperfections in your teeth such as chips, cracks or discolouration, cosmetic dentistry will be able to help you achieve the smile of your dreams. There is no judgement here at Peak Dental Arts and we take pride in listening to our patient’s...

Prepare for Your Next Dental Appointment | Peak Dental Arts

9 Tips to Prepare for Your Next Dental Appointment

Being prepared for your next dental visit can truly help alleviate some of the anxiety associated with us, dentists. You’re not alone in these feelings; it’s quite normal to be anxious at the dentist. Let’s go through some tips to help you prepare and allow you to feel more comfortable leading up to and at your next dental appointment: 1. Confirm the appointment If you haven’t received a reminder text, call or...

dental bonding procedure | Peak Dental Arts - North Vancouver

Benefits of Dental Bonding

Are you unhappy with imperfections in your teeth such as chipped or cracked teeth, discoloured teeth, or gaps between teeth? Dental bonding is one of the easiest and least invasive procedures that can be considered to help fix these unwanted imperfections and help you achieve the smile of your dreams. What is dental bonding? During a dental bonding procedure, a durable, resin cosmetic material is “bonded” to a tooth to help restore...

Teeth Straightening Beautiful Smile | Peak Dental Arts - North Vancouver Clinic

Teeth Straightening Options

You may be wondering how you can achieve the perfect smile, especially if you’re an adult with malaligned teeth. Straight teeth not only look great but can also help prevent tooth or jaw-related issues in the future. What most people don’t realize is that straightening your teeth is possible no matter your age. In fact, the majority of orthodontics in our practice is done on adults! Of course, if you’re an...

dentist office north vancouver | Peak Dental Arts Clinic - North Vancouver

Tips for Choosing the Right Dentist

While many people see their dentist twice a year, some less frequently, your relationship with your dentist is a very important one. Your dentist plays a crucial role in preserving the health of your teeth, gums and mouth. Your oral health in-turn influences your overall health and well-being. Your mouth is the gateway to the rest of your body and can often be the first place to detect problems with...