Sealants Prevent Cavities For Kids

Timothy G. Mahoney DDS Sealants Prevent Cavities For Wetaskiwin Kids

Your child’s first dental exam at Timothy G. Mahoney DDS in Wetaskiwin should occur when the first teeth are in, usually between six months and one year of age. During this first check-up we can discuss sealants, a clear layer of plastic applied to the grooved surfaces of the teeth. Sealants protect the teeth and […]

What Is General Dentistry?

If you explored our website before landing on this blog, you have may noticed the term “general dentistry” on the menu, along with other services. “General dentistry” may sound bland, but it isn’t. At Timothy G. Mahoney DDS in Wetaskiwin, it’s your assurance that we can diagnose and treat your most essential issues, and ensure […]

The Techno-Toothbrush

Are electric toothbrushes any better at cleaning your teeth than manual toothbrushes? The answer depends on who you ask, because both have their advocates. In this article from Timothy G. Mahoney DDS in Wetaskiwin, we aren’t going to recommend one over the other. We’re just going to take a look at the world of the […]

Gum Disease And Tooth Loss

Gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss among adults. The good news is that gum disease is treatable at Timothy G. Mahoney DDS in Wetaskiwin, if it is detected in the early stages. Regular check-ups with us are important, but there are warning signs for gum disease that everyone should be looking for. […]