Why is dental hygiene important?
Good oral health goes beyond daily brushing and flossing to include regular cleaning by a Registered Dental Hygienist. Oral health plays a major role in overall health and well-being. Regular cleaning and maintaining good oral health is key in preventing numerous diseases, from gingivitis to heart disease.
What are the educational requirements for independent dental hygienists?
Is there a professional body that regulates dental hygienists?
Why should I come to you for my preventive dental care?
Tracy is a registered dental hygienist with a shared vision of providing high quality preventive dental care in an environmentally friendly manner. Wherever possible, we try to use environmentally safe products. We take a holistic approach where possible in order to minimize the amount of toxic chemicals used in our treatments.
What services do you perform?
Do you accept dental insurances? How are services billed?
What is your cancellation policy?
We have a 48 hour cancellation policy with a charge of $50 for confirmed missed appointments.
Do you have a mobile service?
Yes! If you or a loved one requires service outside of our clinic, please contact us to arrange a visit. We can come to you. Visits to residential care facilities or in your home can be arranged.
What payment methods do you accept?
We accept cash, e-transfer, debit and credit cards.
Will I need to take antibiotics before a dental cleaning?
Antibiotics will be required according to the American Heart Association if you have a heart murmur (with regurgitation) or if you have had a knee/hip replacement within the last two years, or if you have a medical condition that affects your immune system. It is important to consult with your doctor prior to your dental cleaning with us. For more info please feel free to contact us.