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Pediatric Dentistry

Pediatric Dentistry

We believe that good oral health starts at an early age and want to help instill good brushing and flossing habits, healthy eating habits and positive experiences during regular dental visits. Being a father of two young children himself, North Delta Dentist Dr. Calvin Tham takes great pride in providing the best dental care as possible for all of his young patients.

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Six Month Smiles

Six Month Smiles

North Delta Dentist Dr. Calvin Tham is a provider of Six Month Smiles Short-term Orthodontics for adults. Adults who are looking for straighter teeth but are concerned about needing to use metal braces or are concerned about having to wear them for extended treatment periods may have another option.

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Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom teeth removal performed by experienced and caring staff — removal of the teeth that typically pop in on us during our teenage years and in the early twenties. We can remove your wisdom teeth without sedation, or with oral sedation if you are anxious about having the work done.

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How to Prevent Dental Decay?

How to Prevent Dental Decay?

Posted by North Delta Dental on Sep 9, 2016

Bacteria in your mouth cause dental decay. These bacteria digest the carbs in your diet and then make acid. This acid then breaks down the enamel, leading to dental decay. But you can prevent dental decay. Floss and brush your teeth for 3 minutes, twice a day to keep good oral health. Then take it one step further, and prevent dental decay with 3 things: fluoride, sealants and diet modification. Fluoride Fluoride is a natural element which controls and prevents dental decay and makes teeth stronger. Fluoride works by putting minerals back into the tooth surface, making your tooth enamel...

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Watch out! All Those Drinks are Terrible for Your Teeth and Health!

Watch out! All Those Drinks are Terrible for Your Teeth and Health!

Posted by North Delta Dental on Sep 2, 2016

Are Cold Drinks Terrible for Your Teeth and Health? As the weather is nice out and we spend more time outdoors, we all do our best to stay hydrated with a nice cold drink. Unfortunately, many of the common drinks that we reach for are not only high in calories but contain excessively large amounts of sugar. Regular consumption of these drinks can lead to significant tooth decay, but can also lead to bigger health problems like diabetes and obesity.  At our dental clinic, many of our North Delta and Surrey patients who have issues with tooth decay often consume many of these types...

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Back to School Oral Health!

Back to School Oral Health!

Posted by North Delta Dental on Aug 25, 2016

As parents and kids alike gear up for school again, here are some helpful tips to make sure your child’s teeth stay nice and healthy. 1) Keeping breakfasts healthy. Needless to say many of the cereals on the market are chock full of sugar (sorry Captain Crunch and Tony the Tiger) Having homemade oatmeal with fruit that you can lightly sweeten yourself is a better alternative and only take minutes to put together. Scrambled eggs or omelettes with toast is also another good option. If you’re in a time crunch in the morning, consider making the eggs the night...

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Teeth Whitening with Take Home Trays

Posted by North Delta Dental on Jun 30, 2016

Teeth Whitening with Take Home Trays What is Tooth Whitening? Teeth whitening means brightening of the color of your teeth through the use of a peroxide-based gel that is applied to the front surfaces of the teeth for a specified amount of time. This treatment is useful in removing external discolouration (from foods like red wine and coffee; or smoking) and internal discolouration (naturally darker teeth or caused by trauma or older fillings). Do any of the drug store products work? While there are many products available for whitening over-the-counter including toothpaste, mouthwash and whitening strips, the products will contain...

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Dental Care During Pregnancy is Safe!

Posted by North Delta Dental on Apr 17, 2016

Maintaining regular dental care during pregnancy is vital to monitoring pregnant patients for oral health issues and ensuring optimal oral health and controlling oral disease.  Dr. Pam Glassby recently wrote a very informative article in the British Columbia Dental Association’s eBridge that discusses some common concerns for both patients and practitioners during pregnancy to which we will summarize here. COMMON CONCERNS Use of radiographs and dental anaesthesia: both are safe to be administered during pregnancy Spontaneous miscarriage: there is no evidence linking early spontaneous miscarriage to first trimester dental care or treatment Pre-eclampsia: is not a contraindication to dental care...

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Your Child’s Very First Dental Visit!!

Posted by North Delta Dental on Apr 2, 2016

So when should you take your child for their very first dental examination? The Canadian Dental Association and BC Dental Association recommends that your child’s first visit to the dentist should occur within 6 months of their first tooth or by the age of 1. Isn’t that a waste of time, since the child is so young and not much will done? Dr. Calvin Tham and his North Delta Dental team will spend time getting your child familiar with the surroundings of the dental office.  We want everyone to be comfortable and feel like it’s a fun place to visit.  Although...

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Who We Are

And What We Do

Over the last ten years there has been a growing trend towards cosmetically focused dentistry. Although we also believe in a great winning smile as any other practice, we believe that should not be our primary focus. Here at our North Delta Dental office, our focus and emphasis is on your dental health and your overall health. We believe in educating you on how best to care for your teeth, and recommending options for your care, so that your dental visits to our North Delta dentists are a positive experience in the most caring and comfortable setting. Dr. Tham and his professional dental team want to give your family that healthy smile that you will keep for a lifetime!


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