Do your dental insurance benefits expire on December 31?

by Dr. Joyce Levitt on November 24, 2014

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle+PinterestShare

If your dental insurance benefits renew on January 1st of each year be sure to maximize your dental insurance benefits for the current year by booking an appointment before your benefits expire for the current year.

Print Friendly

{ 0 comments }

Why I became a dentist

by Dr. Joyce Levitt on November 24, 2014

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle+PinterestShare

I worked as a dental receptionist, dental assistant, and dental hygienist before making the big decision to apply to the dental program at the University of Toronto.

As a dental assistant I would sit across from the dentist and watch patients clearly experiencing pain and discomfort and think “there must be a better way to do this!”

Dental school taught me some things about pain control but my real education came when I was given the opportunity to do my Masters in Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapy at the University of Dundee in Scotland.

Finally I was given the tools I needed to do it a better way!

Print Friendly

{ 0 comments }

How to Deal With Your Child’s Dental Anxiety

February 19, 2014

By Dilia Narduzzi, Canadian Family Ever since she was a kid, Chris Giovanni* didn’t like going to the dentist. The sound of the drill, and the needles made her anxious about each visit. Now, her eight-year-old son, Julien, is in the same boat. “Even before he had cavities, he didn’t like the experience. He is […]

Print Friendly
Read the full article →

Cosmetic Dentistry

June 11, 2013

Cosmetic dentistry is a very popular term that is used by many dentists to distinguish themselves from other general dental practitioners. I take exception to the use of this term as I feel that all dental treatment needs to be of the highest functional and cosmetic calibre. Certainly, dental treatment that is done especially on […]

Print Friendly
Read the full article →

March Break Giveaway Winners

March 19, 2013

CONGRATULATIONS to: Anne $25.00 gift card to the movies Carlina $15.00 gift card to Tim Hortons Ryan $15.00 gift card for iTunes Brenden Philips Sonicare Electric Toothbrush Rachel $15.00 gift card to SUBWAY

Print Friendly
Read the full article →

March Break Draws

February 15, 2013

We will be giving away gift certificates for iTunes, Subway, and Cineplex, and electric toothbrushes. Please enter your name by calling the office.

Print Friendly
Read the full article →

Treatment of Dental Anxiety

November 26, 2012

Once the crucial assessment of dental anxiety has been completed specific techniques can be identified that target the individual’s specific anxiety issues. Control Techniques: Behavioural A fear of loss of control is a common issue identified in anxiety assessment. Factors contributing to control issues are patient position during dental treatment. Dental treatment is accomplished with […]

Print Friendly
Read the full article →

Announcing the winner of our Mother’s Day Free Bleaching Kit

May 24, 2012

Courtenay P.

Print Friendly
Read the full article →

Our March Break Basket Winner

March 14, 2012

Congratulations to the winner of our March Break Children’s gift basket, Christopher.

Print Friendly
Read the full article →

March Break Basket Draw

February 26, 2012

There will be a draw for a March Break basket. Any child who attends between now and March 13th will be entered to win. Basket includes- Cineplex gift card, complimentary sports mouthguard fabrication, Tim Hortons gift card, electric toothbrush and lots of other things to keep your healthy smile.

Print Friendly
Read the full article →