Evolution Dental Blog

Dentist in Calgary Serving Northwest, Downtown, and Nearby Calgary, Alberta

January 21, 2021
Do you remember the last time you visited the dentist? Was it last week? Last month? Last year? Long enough ago that you don’t remember? Did you know that visiting the dentist every six months is not only recommended, but it’s also covered by almost all dental insurance plans? In fact, biannual... Read Full Post
December 15, 2020
"I have a missing tooth. Should I replace it?" Yes. You should absolutely replace a missing tooth. Depending on its location, a missing tooth can have a profound impact on the appearance of your smile. This is, however, far from the largest concern. When one or more teeth is missing, a whole host... Read Full Post
November 11, 2020
TMJ, temporomandibular joint disorder, is the name given to a group of disorders that can impact the comfortable and proper alignment of the jaw. The underlying cause of TMJ is not always known, though it may be linked to: Malocclusion Poor dental work Bruxism (tooth grinding) Trauma Advanced... Read Full Post
Category: TMJ
October 06, 2020
TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorder is a condition that can cause chronic pain in the neck and jaw, headaches, earaches, stiffness and grinding of the jaw, and more. Often, people suffering from TMJ don’t realize it at first because the symptoms can be so varied, and they continue to suffer... Read Full Post
Category: TMJ
September 21, 2020
The three types of sleep apnea are: Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). OSA is often a result of soft tissue collapse and is marked by a physical obstruction of the airways Central Sleep Apnea (CSA). CSA may be a complication of an existing medical disorder. It is a result of miscommunication between... Read Full Post
August 20, 2020
Full face orthodontics, also known as functional orthopedic orthodontics or epigenetic orthodontics, is a holistic approach to straightening teeth. With full face orthodontics, jaw growth is guided along with the straightening of the teeth, helping to ensure ideal alignment while improving the... Read Full Post
July 27, 2020
Orthodontics address bite issues including: Crooked and crowded teeth Gaps and spacing issues Underbite and overbite Crossbite Overjet If you struggle with malocclusion, you may be a good candidate for orthodontics. In addition to struggling with bite issues, good candidates for orthodontics must... Read Full Post
January 17, 2020
A new and improved smile is within reach in 2020 with a smile makeover. Smiling can have many positive effects on mood, social interactions, and even career success. When you censor your smile because you are self-conscious of discoloration, misalignment, or damaged teeth, you may not be living... Read Full Post
November 07, 2019
Teeth whitening can be an easy and effective way to enhance your smile, but not all whitening treatments are created equally. Over-the-counter whitening products and professional dental whitening treatments differ greatly. Without the counsel of an experienced dentist, you could end up with tooth... Read Full Post
October 02, 2019
As one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments, porcelain veneers have proven themselves to be a great solution for various cosmetic imperfections. These thin porcelain shells are versatile, durable, customizable, minimally invasive, and they can provide long-lasting cosmetic corrections... Read Full Post