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See our dental health blog to get tips and advice from our Courtenay dentists that can help you achieve your optimal oral health.

How to Overcome Dental Anxiety

Anxiety or fear around dental appointments is very common, and it can prevent you from getting the dental care you need. Our Courtenay dentists explain what options are available to help you overcome your worries.

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When to Start Brushing Your Baby's Teeth

Baby teeth are essential for children's healthy oral development, and for the health of the whole body. That's why brushing them is so important. Here, our Courtenay dentists explain. 

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Sedation For Anxious Dental Patients

If you feel anxiety about visiting the dentist, you’re not alone. To help put our more anxious patients at ease, we offer dental sedation for a variety of dental procedures at our Courtenay dental clinic.

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Topical Fluoride: How Fluoride Works

Fluoride is a naturally-occurring mineral that helps strengthen tooth enamel and prevent cavities. Here, our Courtenay dentists explain how topical fluoride treatments work to protect your teeth.

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Oral vs. IV Sedation

Each dental patient is different, and each has unique needs. If you are considering dental sedation, you have multiple options; here are a few things you should know about oral sedation and IV sedation as explained by our Courtenay dental care team.

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How to Talk To Children About Visiting the Dentist

Many children find visiting the dentist to be a bit scary or intimidating at first. Here, our Courtenay dentists explain how you can talk to your kids about these initial dental appointments, to set them at ease.

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I'm Nervous About Visiting the Dentist - What are my options?

If you feel nervous about visiting the dentist, the team at Driftwood Dental in Courtenay can help. We offer a variety of sedation options for anxious patients.

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Healthy Teeth: Why Starting Early is Key

Preventive oral hygiene is the best defence against tooth decay. Here, our Courtenay dentists explain why establishing good dental health care routines early is important for your child.

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Side Effects of Dental Sedation

Dental Sedation can provide many benefits for anxious patients, and it's possible you are wondering if it is right for you. In today's post, our Courtenay dentists discuss the potential side effects of dental sedation to help you make an informed decision.

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How To Teach Oral Hygiene To Kids

Good oral hygiene habits start when children are babies. We explain why it’s important to teach habits early through instruction and reinforce them throughout childhood.

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