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Dental Services for You and Your Family

Why Choose a Family Dentist? Maintaining your health is a life-long activity. Having a dentist who has known you and worked with you to restore and maintain your health from youth will make your dental visits just like visiting a caring family friend. Smile Makers offers services that are relevant for different ages or stages [...]

Braces Consultation

What an Orthodontic Consultation Involves If you are thinking of straightening your teeth, you will need an orthodontic consultation. There are many factors to consider when planning treatment with braces or clear aligners (Invisalign). For example, the stage of development of the teeth the proportion of the jaws to each other and to the rest […]

Smoking and Oral Health

We all know that smoking causes bad breath. Apart from that, smoking affects the health of your mouth…. Oral Cancer Cancers of the mouth form about 3% of all cancers worldwide. Tobacco is the single greatest risk factor for oral cancers. Tobacco has a direct carcinogenic effect on the cells or tissues lining the mouth (epithelial […]

Stress and Oral Health

Mental stress can affect our bodies. For some, the effects of constant stress, anxiety or depression can affect oral health, in several ways. Bruxism This refers to forceful grinding or clenching of the teeth, often unconsciously, during the day or at night during sleep. Many people who brux their teeth may not be aware that […]

Quit Smoking

Select a date to quit and act on your words. The date should be within the next two weeks. Take plenty of water. Drink at least 6-8 glasses each day. This helps to get rid of the nicotine from your body. Opt for a high fibre diet. Examples of high fibre food are vegetables and [...]

How Much Do Braces Cost To Straighten My Teeth?

How Much Do Braces Cost To Straighten My Teeth? This is usually the first question that patients ask when they want to straighten teeth. Fees vary greatly according to the condition to be treated, time taken, the expertise of the dentist and methods used for treatment. For example, treatment fees can range from as little as $3500 for [...]