Will Night Guards Help “Guard” Your Ability To Sleep?

Recently, a patient visited us with a recurring problem that was causing them a lot of sleepless nights. They mentioned how they found themselves constantly clenching their teeth and while they couldn’t be sure – perhaps grinding them as well. Our team completed a thorough dental exam and given the challenges and stress so many […]

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New Year, New You?

Around this time of year many people make a commitment to themselves to work on changing their current lifestyle, health related habits, and fitness routines. Making a list of achievable and realistic goals at the start of any new year is a good thing – as long as you make sure those goals are reasonable […]

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The Holiday Sugar Rush

We promise not to lecture you about eating too much sugar this holiday season although we do lament how so much of what makes the holidays special for families and children alike is the preponderance of sweets, chocolates, fudge and even syrupy drinks. If only there was a holiday where vegetables were the main attraction! […]

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The Power of a Smile

You may not think to much about the psychology behind a smile, perhaps even taking it for granted. It’s an almost involuntary reaction when we are happy or laughing, when we hear some good news or when we greet friends and family. But if the last two years behind a mask has taught us anything […]

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Visits to the Dentist Most Often Include This Common Complaint

Ever wondered besides an annual dental cleaning that is, what the most common complaint is when it comes to visits to a dental office? So many people, so many teeth – what’s the most common complaint when patients come to our office? With any number of possibilities, the answer might surprise you. With Dentists encouraging […]

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It’s Hockey Season – That Means it’s Mouth Guard Season Too!

Welcome to this episode of “Hockey Night in Canada!” Just kidding of course but we are talking about all things hockey related in this blog. That’s because with access to a vaccine and case counts slowing down, many sports leagues are slowly opening up again for both children and adults and there isn’t a sport […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Ghosts, Ghouls and Goblins – It’s Halloween!

Every year around this time the team at Brinkley Dental looks forward to celebrating Halloween! It’s probably safe to say that this year, while still in the midst of a 4th wave of the pandemic, we’re likely all looking forward to an excuse to get out of the house, safely, and have a little fun. Let’s […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Is Canada in the TOP TEN?

Ever wondered about our country when it comes to dental care and where we might rank against other nations in the world? Recently, a conversation about our national health care program sparked a larger debate about who had the “best teeth” in the world so our intrepid team of Dentists and Hygienists immediately took to […]

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Fun Facts and Did You Know? – Dental Trivia Fun to share with your Friends at Recess!

Hey parents and caregivers, this one is for the kids! At Brinkley Dental we take pride in our reputation as Brampton’s “gentle dentist,” and our status as a true family-oriented dental office. That means we tend to see a lot of children here and because it’s September, we know plenty of our pediatric patients have […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Dentistry in 3D

Advances in technology seem to be taking place these days at the rate of about one per day! We have no sooner finished reading one article about a “brand new technology,” or the “latest in innovative dentistry,” when along comes another one that talks about even more improvements having taken place just since the previous […]

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