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Canadian Children are Consuming Five Times More Sugar Than They Should

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  Fantastic article. Although not mentioned in this article, this massive amount of sugar that is consumed also significantly increases the risk of dental decay in our kids. “avoid sugary drinks…… eat fresh, whole foods rather than packaged foods as much as possible, and stay away from added sugar whenever you can.” -Dr Calvin Tham Click here to read the full...

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Dr Calvin discusses Dental Emergencies from Dental Trauma

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In this video, Dr Calvin discusses what to do in a dental emergency when you lose a front tooth completely due to trauma. #Urgentdentalcare  #emergencydentist #dentalemergency #dentaltrauma #surreydentist #northdeltadentist #drcalvin

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Oral cancer screening and oral screening 101: what patients should know

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Oral cancer screening and oral screening 101: what patients should know

So what are potential signs and symptoms of oral cancer (mouth cancer) ? a sore on the lip or in the mouth that does not heal White or dark red patches in your mouth, on your lips, gums or tongue. Lumps or changes in the texture or colour of the tissues of the lips,  mouth or throat Unusual bleeding,  pain or numbness in the mouth Difficulty swallowing or chewing; changes in taste or tongue sensation. a change in the voice and/or pain in the ear Why should you consider oral screening or oral cancer screening? Dr. Tham and his North Delta...

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Root canal 101

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If you are experiencing tooth pain, you may need a root canal. The tooth pain can be caused by severe decay, cracks, or infections (dental abscess) in or below the tooth. At our North Delta/Surrey dental clinic at Scott Road, we can relieve your dental pain caused by unhealthy or injured teeth through root canal therapy. During root canal treatment, Dr. Tham and his North Delta Dental Team will remove tissue from the decayed or cracked tooth after numbing the area first. After cleaning and disinfecting the root canal, it will be filled...

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What is Oral Cancer (Mouth Cancer) ?

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Oral cancer is the cancer of the mouth and surrounding tissues. Other common names include mouth cancer, tongue cancer, tonsil cancer, and throat cancer. Close to 50,000 people in the United States will be newly diagnosed with mouth cancer in 2017.  For over ten years, the rate of occurrence of mouth cancer is continually rising. There are two main risk factors that can lead to the development of mouth cancer.  First is the use of tobacco and alcohol.  The second which is a more newly identified link is through exposure to the HPV-16 virus...

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Optragate challenge – try to sing Christmas songs

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Optragate challenge – try to sing Christmas songs

Christmas is coming soon! Dr. Calvin completes an Optragate challenge trying to sing Christmas songs.

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North Delta Dental: proud sponsors of the Cloverdale Black Belt Academy and their upcoming ATA Tournament!

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For a second year in a row, we at North Delta Dental are proud sponsors of the Cloverdale Black Belt Academy and their upcoming Dream, Aspire Achieve ATA Regional Tournament that is being held at the Langley Christian school on November 19th, 2016 starting at 830am! If you’ve never been to a tournament, you’re in for a treat!  Come watch the impressive skills, technique and discipline on full display from ATA competitors from the entire region.  Mister Michael Bennett, 5th degree Black Black and one of the head instructors from...

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Teeth Healthy Breakfasts

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Teeth Healthy Breakfasts

Teeth healthy breakfasts are VERY IMPORTANT! Dr. Calvin and his trusty sidekick Iron Man will teach you how to cook an EASY and QUICK breakfast STEP BY STEP. Watch this video and make delicious breakfasts with your kids!

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