Dental Floss: Which Type is Best?

Along with brushing your teeth, flossing is the most important thing you can do for good dental health. There’s a varity of floss types to choose from. Which one is best for you? It depends. At Timothy G. Mahoney DDS in Wetaskiwin, we’re using this space to summarize what’s available, and what might influence your […]

Swollen Gums?

If Your Gums Are Swollen And Sore, Call Timothy G. Mahoney DDS

If you are a worried Wetaskiwin resident experiencing inflamed gums or an aching tooth, you’re are not alone. About one of every three adults is affected by tooth decay, and gum disease plagues one in seven people age 35 to 40. Don’t ignore these symptoms, call Timothy G. Mahoney DDS for immediate treatment. At Timothy G. […]

What Is Crown Lengthening?

gummy smile surgery

Perfect smiles created at Timothy G. Mahoney DDS in Wetaskiwin often require crown lengthening, a safe and effective procedure that exposes more of the visible part of the tooth. Some patients undergo crown lengthening surgery to alter their gummy smile. A gummy smile refers to upper teeth that appear too short because excess bone and soft […]

Fun Floss Facts

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You probably believe that the most crucial aspect regarding flossing is simply to do it every day. At Dr. Timothy G. Mahoney in Wetaskiwin, we agree. However, many people find that trying out different types of floss helps them to establish or solidify the habit and get the flossing comfort they desire, along with improved […]