See The Difference with Same-Day Crowns From Your Dentists in Edmonton

Young retiree smiles to reveal her same-day crowns

New advances in dental technology are challenging Mother Nature! The CEREC®, a computerized chairside restoration system, makes it possible to make life-like porcelain same-day crowns, inlays, and onlays right here, from our dentists in Edmonton! Previously, major tooth restorations required at least two and sometimes three appointments. At your first visit, we would prepare your tooth and take an impression …

Ask Your Dentists In Edmonton: What Are Inlays & Onlays?

Sisters smile while brushing their teeth

Have you ever heard someone mention dental inlays and onlays? If not, that’s OK! Many people are unfamiliar with this restorative treatment … until they visit us at MAK Dental, your dentists in Edmonton. Some background … Gold inlays were primarily used to restore tooth structure affected by decay. Nowadays, they are used the same way but are available in …

Happy Holidays

The year is almost over and the most accurate statement I can make is that it’s been a wild ride! We saw the year start with a familiar feel. A little lethargy was common after the Christmas break and many were planning warm-weather vacations. February brought hope of an early spring and there was some early talk of a virus in …

3 Ways To Restore Your Smile After A Tooth Extraction

Middle-aged couple smiles to reveal complete smile after getting tooth extractions

Last month, we blogged about the reasons you may need a tooth extraction. As your dentist in Edmonton, at MAK Dental, we also have ways to restore your teeth if your tooth extraction left you with a gap in your smile that changes how well you chew, speak, and feel around other people. Another consideration is that spaces left by …

An Intro To Tooth Extractions From Your Edmonton Dentist

Young female dental patient who needs a tooth extraction holds side of her mouth due to pain

As a dentist in Edmonton, at MAK Dental, a tooth extraction is a common procedure we do besides regular dental hygiene care and thorough oral health checkups. And while we’ll always do our best to treat your tooth to save it, there are many reasons why removing one or more unrestorable teeth may be necessary, depending on your individual needs. …

Could Implants From MAK Dental In Edmonton Be For You?

Along with our team at MAK Dental, we believe everyone deserves to experience life with a complete, healthy smile. That’s why we provide general dentistry in Edmonton, including dental implant treatment. Because of this treatment, many people like you are proudly showing off their new and healthy look and enjoying the everyday benefits of beautiful teeth. However, we know that …

Spot The Signs Of Gum Disease And Follow These 3 Tips To Prevent It

Floss to avoid gum disease

You may have periodontal (gum) disease and not even know it, and as your dentists in Edmonton at MAK Dental, we want to help you avoid the serious health implications that can come with untreated gum disease. We’re not trying to scare you, but … nearly half of adults have some degree of it and many don’t know it. Associated periodontitis …

TMJ Treatment Could Be The Answer For A More Restful Sleep

If you clench your jaws, grind your teeth, or have an unbalanced bite, eventually your chewing muscles can become fatigued, shorten, and go into painful spasms. Pain that originates in your temporomandibular joint (TMJ) can spread to your temples or the back of your head and trigger migraines. It can also cause chronic neck, back, and shoulder pain. TMJ treatment …

A Dental Bridge Is A Solid Option For Multiple Missing Teeth

smile again with a dental bridge

Getting a smile boost is about more than vanity. By repairing problems like missing or damaged teeth with crowns or a dental bridge from our general dentists in Edmonton at MAK Dental, you can have the pleasing – and functional – smile you’ve always dreamed about. How do I know if I am a candidate for dental crown or bridge …

Your Dentist In Edmonton Compares Invisalign And Braces

Invisalign or braces?

Have you been considering Invisalign® treatment for a straight and beautiful smile? Maybe you want to compare this clear option to braces before visiting our general dentists in Edmonton at MAK Dental? If your teeth are crowded or crooked, it can affect your appearance, the way you smile, and even influence the way you behave around others in social situations. …