Update on COVID-19 (30/03/2020)

To our Team, Patients and Friends, I know these past few weeks have been stressful for all of us but I hope you are making the best out of it and enjoying this unplanned break with your loved ones. As we continue our journey, I would like to share another update with you: Two weeks ago, we shared an update …

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Oral Cancer Awareness – Early Detection Saves Lives

At Iris Dentistry, as dentists in Waterloo, we have the expert skill and training to detect many diseases of the mouth, including oral cancer. Did you know that three Canadians die every day from oral cancer? In fact, more people die from oral cancers than either cervical or skin cancer. And because two-thirds of oral cancers are discovered in the …

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Update on COVID-19

Due to the Corona virus outbreak we wanted to send you an email to update you on measures we are taking in our office as a result of this outbreak. Your health, safety and well being is always our top priority. We want to ensure we protect not only you, but your families, and our staff and families. We are …

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IMPORTANCE OF CONTINUOUS DENTAL CARE

PREVENTIVE DENTAL HYGIENE MAINTENANCEAPPOINTMENTS FOR GOOD OVERALL HEALTH Preventive dentistry aims to maintain the health and quality of life of patients by identifying and preventing oral and systemic diseases before they become a risk factor and before they cause big problems. Having a good oral hygiene regiment at a personalized frequency is critical to keeping not only your mouth but …

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Don’t Become The Victim Of A Sports Injury

Does your son or daughter play on a school sports team? Are you in a rec league? Listen up! Your general dentist in Waterloo wants you to get the best protection for your precious smile. Some things are out of our control … but what we can prevent is damage to our smiles caused by contact sports or other forms …

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Sleepless (With Sleep Apnea) In Waterloo

Sleep apnea is a disorder that results in the momentary cessation of breathing throughout the night. These involuntary pauses in breathing might seem like a small thing, but for some people, they occur up to sixty or more times per hour for a duration of up to 30 seconds each time… That’s almost FOUR hours of no breathing in an …

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7 Foods To Avoid While Wearing Orthodontics In Waterloo

If you end up getting orthodontics in Waterloo, you may need to abstain from eating certain foods that can damage your braces and therefore require additional dentistry. But don’t panic … I won’t ask you to clear out your entire fridge and all your cupboards. Here’s a list of seven food items you should stay away from during your orthodontic …

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Adult Orthodontics in Waterloo Can Save Your Smile

If your teeth aren’t as straight as you’d like, protrude past your lips, or bite unevenly, this could be affecting more than the appearance of your smile. Orthodontics or Invisalign® in Waterloo can help you avoid the damage to your oral health that can come with misaligned teeth. When your teeth are … Too Tightly Spaced You’ll find it’s harder …

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Dentures – Your Total Smile Solution

We provide dentures in Waterloo and can restore your natural appearance and your ability to eat and speak. For many people – in consultation with me at Iris Dentistry in Waterloo – dentures remain the treatment of choice. Dentures are removable, custom-fitted replacement teeth that are crafted from strong, durable materials like acrylic resin which can be reinforced with porcelain …

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