Frequently Asked Dental Questions - Edmonton, AB
If You Have Dental Questions, We’ve Got the Answers
Do you have questions about dental insurance coverage, certain treatments, or any other dental-related topics? Our team is happy to answer them for you! Below, we’ve compiled some of the most common questions to make sure that you get the answers you need.
Can BOTOX be utilized for treatments that aren’t cosmetic?
Yes! Many patients aren’t aware that BOTOX injections can be used for both cosmetic and therapeutic purposes, like to relieve symptoms caused by TMJ dysfunction
How often should I replace my toothbrush?
It’s recommended that you switch out your manual toothbrush or change the head of your electric toothbrush every three months. Some other times you should do this include whenever you notice that the bristles are getting frayed or after you get sick.
Does flossing really help prevent cavities?
There are several myths out there on the internet that question how effective flossing your teeth is. Let a professional put them all to rest by saying that flossing is crucial to maintaining the health of your teeth and gums!
Do you accept dental insurance?
At Sherbrooke Family Dental, we proudly accept all dental insurance plans and will happily file claims on your behalf when you visit us.
Do you recommend a specific brand of toothpaste?
We know how difficult it can be to choose a dental hygiene product that’s right for you, especially when you have so many choices. That’s why we recommend Sensodyne for all of our patients, because it helps remineralize enamel and reduce dental sensitivity.
What qualifies as a dental emergency?
A dental emergency is any problem that’s causing you discomfort or involves trauma. If you’re in doubt about whether you need urgent care from a professional, don’t hesitate to contact our dental office so we can help you assess the situation!