Foothills Dentistry Blog


Why Choose Metal Braces for Adults

Orthodontic treatment can affect more than just your smile. Having straight teeth can also improve your bite strength and oral hygiene. Crooked teeth make it harder to brush and floss properly and can create uneven pressure when chewing. Invisalign and…


Financing Options for Cosmetic Dentistry

When planning treatment for your smile, it’s natural to feel a little overwhelmed at the cost. Cosmetic dentistry in Calgary, AB, can seem expensive, and, unfortunately, getting coverage through insurance is difficult. However, that doesn’t mean you should settle for…


Bleeding Gums: What it Means and What to do

Bleeding, in general, is often a sign that there’s something wrong with our health. Typically it’s from a cut or other injury. However, bleeding gums in Calgary, AB, could point to a serious dental condition. Our gums can start to…


How to Care for Your New Dental Restoration

Restorative dental treatment can help fix a wide range of dental concerns. From restoring cracks or fractures to protecting your tooth after a root canal, dental restorations are crucial to your oral health. When you get a dental restoration in…


Are You a Good Candidate for Dental Implants?

When you’re missing one or more teeth in your mouth, you could develop worsening dental conditions. A missing tooth can often lead to shifting in the rest of your teeth, increased odds of gum disease, and even facial sagging. Dentists…


The Invisalign Advantage

We all want a smile that we can confidently show off. But malocclusion can create a crooked smile we often want to hide instead. Not only that, but misaligned teeth can also lead to worsening dental problems. Invisalign in Calgary,…


Is Cosmetic Dentistry Worth It?

Many people may think that cosmetic dentistry is just a way to improve the look of your smile. While that is a main benefit, cosmetic dentistry is actually more conducive to improving your oral health as well. Many issues in…


Treat Your Teeth this Holiday with Tooth Whitening

As the holiday season begins, photos and events start to crop up more and more. And if you aren’t confident in your smile, it can be hard to join in on the fun. With teeth whitening in Calgary, AB, you…


When Do You Need Dental Crowns?

Dental crowns are tooth-colored caps that fully cover single teeth. Crowns are known as restorative treatments that can protect teeth from damage. However, crowns can add more to your smile than treatment for fractured or damaged teeth. We provide custom-made…


Advice for Beginners to Botox

Are you interested in Botox but want to research more before committing to treatment? We're here to help you prepare for your first Botox treatment. Botox is a part of our cosmetic services and a great supplement to cosmetic dentistry treatments…