Did You Know?

Drinking at least three cans of cola a week- even diet cola – may lower hipbone density in women. And drinking more cola may lower bone density further. Bone density wasn’t linked to colas in men. And women who drank other soft drinks had no lower bone density. However, it’s possible that the researchers saw no link because fewer women in the study drank non-colas.


Mission

Leading Edge Dental Hygiene offers quality hygiene care at affordable prices with extended hours to accommodate the citizens of Quinte West and 8 Wing Trenton.

Leading Edge Dental Hygiene offers professional teeth cleaning and periodontal assessment, comprehensive oral assessment, personalized home maintenance program, teeth whitening, oral cancer screening, custom sports guards and sealants and referral to dental professionals as required. The clinic will have extended hours for military families and citizens of Quinte West.


Got A Question?  Ask The Hygienist

Q: My dental professional gives fluoride treatments after every cleaning. Are they worth the extra cost?

A: If you're prone to cavities, fluoride treatments, done about every six months, are a good. . .


Q: Can Dry Mouth Cause Dental Problems?

A: When the soft tissues of the mouth are constantly dry, they can become inflamed, painful, and more susceptible to infection. Tooth decay can develop. . .


Q: What are the signs of Periodontal Disease in Children?

A: our basic signs will alert you to periodontal disease in children: Bleeding - Bleeding gums during tooth brushing, flossing or any other time. . .