Did You Know?

When acidic food or drink is consumed, the enamel softens for a short time. Food high in acid that are consumed on an excessive basis can cause the mouth to not repair itself and create a greater chance for dental erosion. Teeth may become overly sensitive as the acid breaks down dental sealants and restorations.


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. . .