Who doesn’t love orange juice for breakfast or refreshing lemonade on a hot day? Don’t worry we aren’t saying it will cause immediate tooth loss, however if you do enjoy acidic drinks or foods, over time you are more likely to have enamel erosion on your teeth. Here are some tips to help fight the […]


Looking for good Indian food? We at the Mellow Family Dental Care took a break and went for a wonderful staff buffet dinner at Tandoori Flame accompanied by good conversations and laughs. (Missing from was Carla our hygienist and CDA Marlena)

Just like everyone else enjoying their summer vacations, please know our office will be closed for a summer break Aug 13 – 21, 2022, but will be back in the office Monday Aug 22. Before the summer ends we would still love to see you to take care of your dental needs. Don’t forget to […]


Have you ever been brushing your teeth or looking at your reflection and noticed a large bump on your gums? What is it? What causes this problem? How can your dentist treat the issue? Are there ways to get rid of the boil at home? WHAT CAUSES BUMPS ON GUMS? Bumps or boils on gums […]

How many years does it take to become a general dentist? It takes 4 years to earn a bachelor’s degree and another 4 years to complete dental school. If a general dentist wishes to become more than just a general dentist, specializing in a certain field will take an additional 4 years.

What causes your teeth to turn yellow? The yellow color on your teeth can be caused by stains from different liquids such as coffee, tea and wine. As you get older, your teeth turn yellow because the white enamel on your teeth begins to wear off, and the calcified tissue underneath is called dentin and […]

Milk is amazing for your teeth because it’s full of vitamins, minerals, and proteins. It also contains phosphorus and calcium, which are great for your teeth because it helps strengthen and, repair tooth enamel.

Want to win a $25 Starbucks gift card? Visit our Facebook and Instagram pages to like and share our post between April, May and June and you are automatically entered for a chance at winning a few cups of your favorite coffee.

Between the months April, May and June 2022 all new patients at the Mellow Family Dental Care are automatically entered to win a dental gift basket. Book your next dental appointment today by calling us at (604) 457-2273.