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Thumb Sucking – Part Two

Thumb Sucking – Part Two

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In this blog we will discuss the dental problems that arise due to thumb sucking and the different strategies to break the habit. It may be helpful to reread the last blog. Consequences of prolonged thumb sucking If thumb sucking … Continue reading

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More Advice Concerning Your Child’s Dental Health

More Advice Concerning Your Child’s Dental Health

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There are a few pertinent points that should be addressed at your child’s early dental appointments. These are: 1) Your child’s bite: The permanent teeth follow the pattern of the primary (baby) teeth. If the primary (baby) teeth are crowded … Continue reading

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Shark Teeth

Shark Teeth

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

It’s quite possible that you may look into your child’s (6-8 years of age) mouth and see two rows of teeth. This is most apparent in the lower front part of the mouth. Most parents get pretty upset about this, … Continue reading

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Anatomy of your child’s jaw

Anatomy of your child’s jaw

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

It’s true what they say, “a picture is worth a thousand words. “ I thought it would be interesting for all of you parents out there (or in fact anyone) to see what the inside of your jaws looked like … Continue reading

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Child Bruxism: Causes and Treatment

Child Bruxism: Causes and Treatment

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

Bruxism is the medical term for the grinding of teeth, especially during sleep. It is a very common problem that affects around 50% of children, especially preschoolers. So what exactly is bruxism? The grinding of teeth – also known as … Continue reading

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Our office is now open. We are taking the following precautions to combat COVID-19;

  • A plexiglass barrier stands on the front desk in the waiting room.
  • All patients have their temperature taken with a non-touch digital infra-red thermometer.
  • All staff wear mask, gloves, gown, bonnet, goggles and face shield.
  • Hand sanitizers are readily available for staff and patient use.
  • Patients will wait outside or in their car until their appointment time.
  • No visitors are permitted in the office.
  • Social distancing will remain in effect in the office.
  • Patients experiencing influenza-like-illness (fever with a cough, sore throat or muscle aches) should not come to the office.
  • Air purifiers with hepa filters have been installed in each operatory and waiting room.
  • All COVID-19 precautions put forth by both the dental and hygiene boards have been put into force in the office.

We look forward to seeing you soon. 
Dr Axelrad and Staff