Highland Dental Centre, New Glasgow, NS

Patient Education

At Highland Dental Centre, we believe that a healthy patient is an informed patient. Read our patient education to answer questions you may have about dental care. If there is a question you still have, please contact our office today!

Bone Grafting for Dental Implants

Has your dentist recommended dental implants to replace missing teeth? If so, you may need a bone graft before your implant procedure can proceed. In this post, our Pictou County dentists explain bone grafting for dental implants.

How Much Will My Teeth Hurt When Using Invisalign Clear Aligners?

Today, our Pictou County dentists explain why your teeth may hurt a bit during your clear aligner treatment with Invisalign, and how you can manage any discomfort you experience.

What is it like living with dental implants?

If you're considering getting a dental implant to replace your missing tooth, you're likely wondering what it will be like living with one. Our Pictou County dentists explain some of what you can expect day-to-day.

Can Clear Aligners Fix an Overbite?

Our Pictou County dentists are often asked whether an overbite can be fixed with clear aligners. In a word, yes. But first we should look at what an overbite is, why it should be fixed and what the process entails.

Dentures vs. Dental Implants

When the need to replace missing or damaged teeth arises, patients in Pictou County have a number of effective tooth replacement options to consider - two of the most popular are dentures and implants. 

Eating with Clear Aligners: The Complete Guide

Because clear aligners are removable, you’ll enjoy not having dietary restrictions during your treatment. But today, our Pictou County dentists explain some other things you should know about eating and drinking with clear aligners.

Dental Implants Healing Time

Dental implant surgery, just like any other type of surgery, requires a recovery period. After getting one or multiple dental implants inserted, the recovery is relatively short. Here, our Pictou County dentists explain. 

What do Clear Aligners Cost?

Cost is often a concern for people seeking to straighten their teeth, or correct bite issues, with Invisalign clear aligners. Today, our Pictou County dentists break down the financial factors you may want to consider in the decision making process.

Do dental implants look natural?

Are you considering dental implants to replace your missing tooth or teeth? If so, you may be concerned about whether your implant will look natural. Below, our Pictou County dentists address this question.

12 Tips for Wearing Clear Aligners From Our Dentists

Wondering how to wear your aligners so they are as comfortable as possible and give you the most benefit from treatment? Our Pictou County dentists review some tips for you.

What are the upsides of dental implants?

Has your dentist recommended a dental implant but you aren't sure why? In this post, our Pictou County dentists share some reasons why they may suggest dental implants to replace missing teeth.

Braces vs. Clear Braces vs. Clear Aligners: Which is the Right Choice for Me?

Did you know that depending on your needs and style preferences, there are different types of braces out there that could work for you? Today, our Pictou County dentists compare traditional braces, clear braces and clear aligners.

What are the parts of a dental implant?

If your dentist has recommended one or more dental implants to replace your missing teeth, you may be wondering about the parts and the process that will work together to restore your smile? In today's post, our Pictou County dentists discuss the main parts of a dental implant.

5 Ways Invisalign Can Change Your Smile

Wondering how Invisalign can help you achieve a straighter smile? Our Pictou County dentists describe what you can expect before, during and after Invisalign treatment.

How long do dental implants last?

Dental implants are designed to be a permanent replacement for missing teeth, but how long will your implants actually last? Here, our Pictou County dentists discuss the longevity of dental implants.

Little Things You Can & Can't Do with a Clear Aligner

Are you considering treatment with clear aligners? Then you may be wondering what you can and can’t do while wearing them. Today, our Pictou County dentists share some clear aligner advice to keep in mind.

The Dental Implant Procedure

Replacing missing teeth is essential when it comes to preserving your long-term oral health. To support a tooth replacement, your dentist may recommend placing a dental implant. Here, our Pictou County dentists explain the dental implant procedure.

Facts Everyone Should Know Before Choosing a Clear Aligner

Deciding on clear aligner treatment is a big decision, so you'll want facts to help you make your choice. Our Pictou County dentists are here to help. Below are important facts everyone should know before choosing a clear aligner treatment.

Is getting dental implants painful?

For many people, dental implant surgery can offer a number of benefits including restoring function and appearance to your smile if you have one or more missing teeth. Here, our Pictou County dentists answer questions about pain or discomfort that may occur following dental implant surgery.

The Science Behind Orthodontic Treatment with Clear Aligners

If you're considering orthodontic treatment you may be wondering about the science behind clear orthodontic aligners like Invisalign? Our Pictou County dentists explain the science of clear aligners, and how they work.

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Bone Grafting for Dental Implants

Has your dentist recommended dental implants to replace missing teeth? If so, you may need a bone graft before your implant procedure can proceed. In this post, our Pictou County dentists explain bone grafting for dental implants.

Read more

How Much Will My Teeth Hurt When Using Invisalign Clear Aligners?

Today, our Pictou County dentists explain why your teeth may hurt a bit during your clear aligner treatment with Invisalign, and how you can manage any discomfort you experience.

Read more

What is it like living with dental implants?

If you're considering getting a dental implant to replace your missing tooth, you're likely wondering what it will be like living with one. Our Pictou County dentists explain some of what you can expect day-to-day.

Read more

Can Clear Aligners Fix an Overbite?

Our Pictou County dentists are often asked whether an overbite can be fixed with clear aligners. In a word, yes. But first we should look at what an overbite is, why it should be fixed and what the process entails.

Read more

Dentures vs. Dental Implants

When the need to replace missing or damaged teeth arises, patients in Pictou County have a number of effective tooth replacement options to consider - two of the most popular are dentures and implants. 

Read more

Eating with Clear Aligners: The Complete Guide

Because clear aligners are removable, you’ll enjoy not having dietary restrictions during your treatment. But today, our Pictou County dentists explain some other things you should know about eating and drinking with clear aligners.

Read more

Dental Implants Healing Time

Dental implant surgery, just like any other type of surgery, requires a recovery period. After getting one or multiple dental implants inserted, the recovery is relatively short. Here, our Pictou County dentists explain. 

Read more

What do Clear Aligners Cost?

Cost is often a concern for people seeking to straighten their teeth, or correct bite issues, with Invisalign clear aligners. Today, our Pictou County dentists break down the financial factors you may want to consider in the decision making process.

Read more

Do dental implants look natural?

Are you considering dental implants to replace your missing tooth or teeth? If so, you may be concerned about whether your implant will look natural. Below, our Pictou County dentists address this question.

Read more

12 Tips for Wearing Clear Aligners From Our Dentists

Wondering how to wear your aligners so they are as comfortable as possible and give you the most benefit from treatment? Our Pictou County dentists review some tips for you.

Read more

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