We often get questions from people such as “Where can I get TMJ treatment in Ontario?” or “Are you a TMJ specialist?” These are more complicated questions than most people realize. The short answer is that there is no field of medicine or dentistry which includes a TMJ specialist. TMJ (or, more appropriately, TMD) is a fairly complicated condition, … Continued
Those with diabetes – particularly Type II diabetes – face many challenges in life due to how diabetes affects their body. One of the most significant problems, in general, is that Type II diabetes suppresses the immune system. This means that those with diabetes may be more susceptible to a variety of diseases, which include … Continued
Looking into getting dentures in Peterborough can be a complicated process, because there are many kinds of dentures and ways of attaching them to the mouth. A lot of people don’t like the idea of having to rely on glues or suction to hold their dentures in place and would prefer to find a more … Continued
For over twenty years, Dr. Christopher Moore has been dedicated to building the best dental clinic in Peterborough by offering the best in dental services backed by the friendliest possible service. And it’s paid off! We were recently checking our ratings at RateMDs.com and discovered that we truly are the #1 dental clinic in Peterborough – as voted … Continued
One common question we get from in our Peterborough office is “Do you do cancer screenings on new dental patients?” The answer is an absolute yes. There are several kinds of oral cancer, and hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are diagnosed with some form of oral cancer every year. It’s vital dentists do their part … Continued
Here at Dr. Christopher Moore & Associates, we are always looking to bring the best and most diverse range of solutions to our patients, particularly in areas of dentistry that are still seeing new developments. Our Peterborough orthodontics clinic employs some of the latest and most advanced techniques, such as integrating functional orthodontic therapy into our … Continued
One aspect of wearing dentures, or getting denture repairs in Peterborough, that many don’t know about is the problem of denture allergies. Due to the wide variety of material allergies people can suffer from, it’s not unheard of for patients to be allergic to a set of dentures they’re wearing.
It would be nice if toothaches always waited to occur until convenient times, like normal office hours, but of course that’s not how things work. Toothaches can strike at any time, even when it’s inconvenient to go to the dentist. There are emergency dentist services in Peterborough, but even then, sometimes you’re in a situation where you … Continued
As one of the top providers of Invisalign in Peterborough, our team at Dr. Christopher Moore & Associates get a lot of inquiries from parents wanting to know whether Invisalign was right for their teenage or preteen children. Generally, we could find ways to make Invisalign work for children and young adults, but there were some … Continued
Anyone who has gotten dentures in Peterborough – or even considered the possibility – knows that they can be costly, but necessary. Even partial plates can potentially run hundreds of dollars, and a full-mouth set of dentures can be even more due to how much custom work must be done.