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Proud to be chosen Favourite Dentist

We’re very proud to have been chosen as “Favourite Dentist” on the Burnaby Newsleader A List. See our congratulations from Richard T. Lee, MLA for Burnaby North.

123DENTIST.COM DISCONTINUES AIR MILES™ reward miles PROGRAM

  Please be advised that effective May 1, 2013 this clinic and all other clinics that are members of the 123Dentist.com Community Dentist Network will no longer be offering Air Miles(tm) reward miles. If you have any questions, please contact us at your earliest convenience. Thank you!

Giving Children a Reason to Smile!

Dr. Deljoui, along with 123Dentist.com members Drs. Shivji, Rahmanian and Vigneault purchased 3 charity cakes at the renowned 13th Annual Toothfairy Gala to support the Save a Smile Initiative charity, a community-based dental health program established by the BC Dental Association dedicated to providing urgent dental care for low-income children. Learn more about the wonderful Save a Smile initiative by clicking...

Why Go to the Dentist? We’ve Got a Few Good Reasons!

Regular visits to your Metrotown mall dentist, Metroplex Dental Centre, are incredibly important for both your oral health and your general health. Why go to the dentist? Poor oral health has been linked to poor general health, so come in for an appointment at Metroplex Dental, your Metrotown mall dentist, and get a great smile and something to smile about.  Still wondering “why go to the dentist”? Prevention is key to most oral health care issues. You can avoid cavities, plaque building, gingivitis and a whole host of oral health care issues simply by practicing proper oral...

Get Rid of Your Toothache, Fast!

If you’re suffering from a toothache, contact your Metrotown dentist, Metroplex Dental as soon as possible – your tooth may be abscessed and require emergency dental care. Come in to our Metrotown mall dental clinic to avoid complications such as surgery or a tooth extraction if you experience any type of toothache. The good news is, there are some tried and true toothache pain relief methods and here they are, brought to you by the caring team of oral health care experts at Metroplex Dental, your Metrotown dentist. Cold Compress Applying a cold compress to your jaw should...

Don’t Fear the Dentist! We’re on Your Team!

Here at Metroplex Dental, we understand that our Metrotown mall dental patients may suffer from dental anxiety and therefore can be extremely reluctant to contact us and book an appointment. Research has identified the Top 3 anxiety-causing reasons about dental visits – and here’s what we’re doing to make your every visit to your Metrotown mall dentist something to look forward to! Pain Fear of pain is completely natural and the oral health care experts at Metroplex Dental, your Metrotown Mall dentist, understand that anxiety associated with needles and the idea of...

10 Great Things to Do with Dental Floss!

Floss is an essential part of your oral health care routine, along with brushing at least twice a day for at least 3 minutes and visiting your Burnaby Metrotown Mall dentist, Metroplex Dental, for your regular oral health care checkup every six months. Flossing right before bed can reduce your chances of plaque build-up, tooth decay and gum disease but did you know dental floss can do more for you than just give you a perfectly healthy smile? Read on for 10 Great Thing you can do with Dental Floss around your house! 1. Hang Pictures Dental floss is strong enough that you can use it to hang...

10 Great Things You Can Do With Toothpaste

At Metroplex Dental, your Burnaby Metrotown mall dentist, we recommend brushing your teeth with fluoride toothpaste for at least three minutes and at least twice a day as part of a healthy oral health care routine, but did you know you can also use toothpaste around the house? Read on for the 10 things you can do with toothpaste – aside from achieving excellent oral health care: Fix Insect Bites Standard non-gel toothpaste can help relieve the itch from an insect bite and keep you from scratching at the site. Try it! Sanitize Hands In a pinch, toothpaste (and a little water) is a...

Afraid of Going to the Dentist? Discover The Cure for Dental Fears

Dentists generally have a bad reputation. Expressions such as “It’s like pulling teeth” and “I’d rather get a root canal” are proof that doing something painful and hard is often compared to going to the dentist. In fact, going to the dentist is shown as something to be endured, not enjoyed. However, it doesn’t have to be that way at all – and we at Metroplex Dental, your Burnaby Metrotown mall dentist, certainly don’t believe going to the dentist is a terrifying ordeal for any of our patients. Our oral health care experts do their...

Understanding the Common Causes of Worn Teeth: Bruxism, Abrasion & Erosion

One of the most common causes for worn teeth is bruxism. Bruxism refers to tooth grinding or jaw clenching, especially during sleep, which wears down your enamel at an accelerated rate. You may have bruxism and not be aware of it, so contact Metroplex Dental Centre, your Metrotown dentist,  for an appointment and we’ll let you know if your teeth are showing signs of bruxism and what you can do if that’s the case. Abrasion is another common cause of worn teeth. Simply put, abrasion describes tooth enamel that is worn down by foreign objects in the mouth. Toothbrushes are the...