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The How of Habits

We are what we repeatedly do. “_Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit_”. – Aristotle Habits happen. Good or bad we get the habit of a thought, an exercise or an experience and we tend to repeat that experience. Whether it’s falling asleep without brushing our teeth, doing yoga every morning or looking […]


To Gargle or Not to Gargle

Is your mouth kissable or should you take out the mouthwash? It feels great and is a lovely finisher to your evening bathroom ritual, but do you need it? According to Heidi, one of our best hygienists, the big thing to remember is that mouthwash will not remove plaque. It might feel great, but only […]


Sedation and Family Dentistry

Wouldn't it be wonderful to never dread the dentist again? That's only one of the many benefits of Vancouver sedation dentistry at Willow Dental Care Vancouver. And if it's been awhile since your last dental visit, Dr. Diann Plavsic and Dr. Martin Loverin can correct any resulting damage or decay, usually in just one or [...] READ MORE »

Receding Gums 101: Learn all about Receding Gums

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One question usually posed to our oral health care professionals at Willow Dental Care Langley, your Langley dentist is : “what are receding gums?”. In straightforward terms, receding gums are a result of gum disease– giving your gums a “receding” appearance. Generally, gum disease plays the biggest role in receding gums. Simply put, bacteria that […]


Why is Flossing Important?

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“Why should I floss?” is a common question asked by patients at our Langley dental clinic. In reality, flossing is one of the most necessary steps in any excellent dental health and wellness routine. Floss aids in removing any meals particles trapped between the teeth as well as reduces your chances of plaque buildup. It is […]


Why Dental Extractions are Necessary

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Dental extractions (removing teeth) may be a necessary procedure to prevent tooth misalignment in the case of wisdom teeth or to maintain the health of your other teeth and gums. Extractions nowadays are relatively quick and painless, so if you suspect you have a tooth that might require removal, contact your Langley dentist, Willow Dental […]


What to Do after a Tooth Extraction

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After a tooth extraction (removal) has been completed by one of our dental health professionals at your Langley dentist, Willow Dental Care Langley, it’s important to take proper care of the site to prevent infection, control bleeding and allow the gum tissue to heal well enough that it can accept a denture or dental implant. […]

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