Patient Education

Dental Education Library

Welcome to the Dorval Dental Clinic patient education library. This section is designed to provide our visitors with information regarding many dental procedures and useful tips on maintaining your beautiful smile and your healthy teeth. You may also visit out Blog page which contains articles that will answer most of your questions about treatments and procedures offered at our dental clinic in Montreal. Dental articles and educational videos will be added periodically so visit this page systematically to find answers to your dental questions. You may also send us suggestions on articles you would like to see on this page by submitting our contact form below.

  • How does invisalign orthodontic treatment work ?

    How does invisalign orthodontic treatment work ?

    How Does Invisalign Orthodontic Treatment Work ? Many patients long for straighter teeth but dread having to endure months of wearing clunky…

  • Tooth Extraction Aftercare: Minimizing Your Discomfort

    Tooth Extraction Aftercare: Minimizing Your Discomfort

    If you have a decayed or damaged tooth, your Montreal dentist will do everything possible to preserve the tooth. However, in some cases, a…

  • How Long before I Start to See Results with Invisalign?

    How Long before I Start to See Results with Invisalign?

    Invisalign is an orthodontic treatment that uses clear plastic trays instead of traditional brackets and bands to move your teeth into proper position.…

  • Why do we get wisdom teeth?

    Why do we get wisdom teeth?

    The wisdom teeth are the last set of molars that come in, far in the back of the mouth. Many people—in fact, most people—don’t…

  • Bonding

    Bonding

    Bonding is a process in which an enamel-like material is applied to a tooth`s surface, sculpted to an ideal shape, hardened, and…

  • Crowns and Bridges

    Crowns and Bridges

    Bridges Bridges are natural-looking dental appliances that can replace a section of missing teeth. Because they are custom-made, bridges are barely noticeable…

  • Gum Disease

    Gum Disease

    Gingivitis is the medical term for early gum disease, or periodontal disease. In general, gum disease can be caused by long-term exposure…

  • How to Relieve Toothaches ?

    How to Relieve Toothaches ?

    How to Relieve Toothaches ? Simple toothaches can often be relieved by rinsing the mouth to clear it of debris and other…

  • Cavities and Tooth Decay

    Cavities and Tooth Decay

    What Is Tooth Decay? Tooth decay is caused by a variety of things; in medical terms, cavities are called caries, which are…