SANTÉ – HIGHBURY DENTAL BLOG

Overcoming the Anxiety of a Dental Appointment

More than half of all Canadians have anxiety about dental appointments. That anxiety can be so intense many people avoid seeing a dentist completely. If this is you, recognize that you are not alone. That’s why today’s training in the dental profession includes techniques to minimize patient discomfort with a variety of available options. Let’s …

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Study: Custom-fitted mouthguards outperform store-bought models in reducing concussion risk

Parents concerned about reducing their child’s risk of suffering a sports-related concussion would be well advised to visit their dentist instead of a sporting goods store. A new study published in the peer-reviewed General Dentistry journal found that secondary school age football players were more than twice as likely to suffer mild traumatic brain injuries/concussions when using …

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