Dental Health

  • What is the Difference Between Whitening and Bleaching?

    According to the FDA, the term "bleaching" is permitted for products that can whiten teeth beyond their natural color. This applies to products that have active ingredients such as hydrogen peroxide or carbamide peroxide. On the other hand, the term "whitening" is used to describe the process of restoring teeth…

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  • How to Find the Right Dentist

    Earlier this month news broke about David (Tung Sheng) Wu who operated an illegal dental office without any training or proper hygienic standards. The thought of patients receiving such poor dental care prompted me to write this article about what things you should look for when seeking a good qualified…

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  • Back to School

    Back to school is here, and with that comes the fun of packing school lunches. Keeping it healthy and yummy can be a huge challenge. Here are some tips to keep lunches healthy for your child's body and teeth.

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  • Tips for Recovery from Dental Implant Surgery

    At Third Street Dental, we give you back the confidence to eat, speak and laugh. Dental implant surgery can refer to one or more titanium implants, resembling screws, inserted into the jawbone to act as a root for artificial teeth. In a healthy mouth, the roots of a tooth will…

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  • Dental Implants or Dental Bridges

    When looking for the right dentist and dental team for you, professionalism, patient care, and compassion should be on the top of your priority list. In the Vancouver area, that means one thing: Third Street Dental! What Is The Difference Between Dental Implants And Dental Bridges? Dental implants and dental…

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  • Happy New Year

    Dear patients and community,  We wanted to wish our patients, families and community a happy new year! We hope everyone had a healthy and safe holiday season. Our office was closed for the holidays and reopened on January 4th, 2022. Having a week off to rest and spend time with…

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  • New Guidelines for Patients

    Our Covid-19 and social distancing protocols have been in place since reopening our dental office last May 2020.  Our first priority is the safety and well-being of those we work with and serve including our patients, team members, suppliers, and partners. For that purpose, we have proactively instituted enhanced cleaning protocols…

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  • Back to School Dental Tips

    Back to school is such an exciting time for the whole family! There is a lot of thought put into school supplies, new teachers and activities, sports equipment, and back-to-school clothes! The list goes on and on, and can be quite a lot to organize. This blog post is to…

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