Restorative Dentistry: Knowing Your Options

Restorative Dentistry: Knowing Your Options

We know that the smile you have is not always the smile you want. If you are considering restorative dentistry to repair or rejuvenate your smile, it can be hard to figure out which is the best option for you. So Plateau Village Dental Centre created this overview of...
The Secret To Saving Damaged Teeth

The Secret To Saving Damaged Teeth

If you have a tooth that’s damaged there is a way to save it! You may have heard of crowns or caps before, but did you realize that they can save your damaged teeth? A crown is used to entirely cover or cap a damaged tooth, restoring its function and preventing...
Straight Teeth Without The Sacrifice

Straight Teeth Without The Sacrifice

Have you ever wanted straighter teeth, but did not want to under go the long and inconvenient process of straightening your teeth with metal braces? Braces are especially unappealing to adults who have busy lives and careers but still want the benefits of a straighter...
Good News for Chocolate Lovers

Good News for Chocolate Lovers

We all know that eating candy doesn’t typically mix well with keeping teeth healthy – but did you know that dark chocolate may actually be good for your teeth? When you eat dark chocolate you’re actually consuming a variety of natural phytochemicals with powerful...
All You Need To Know About Inlays and Onlays

All You Need To Know About Inlays and Onlays

When your tooth needs more than a filling, but less than a full crown, an inlay or onlay may be recommended as a method of restoration. Never heard of inlays and onlays before? Plateau Village Dental in Coquitlam uses inlays and onlays in place of a filling to restore...
Four reasons we love take home whitening

Four reasons we love take home whitening

Take home whitening kits are one of the most popular solutions the Plateau Village Dental team provides to patients in Coquitlam. In fact, Plateau Village Dental loves take home whitening, and here are four reasons why: Convenience Take home whitening kits take you...
How often Should You Change Your Sports Mouth Guard?

How often Should You Change Your Sports Mouth Guard?

The American Dental Association estimates that up to 39% of teeth lost each year are knocked-out during sport. If you’re not wearing a good quality mouth guard, you are risking serious, and costly, trauma to your teeth. Coquitlam’s Plateau Village Dental Centre...
Dental Veneers: Whitening Teeth for a Winning Smile

Dental Veneers: Whitening Teeth for a Winning Smile

In existence for over 30 years, dental veneers are still not commonly understood or utilized by many dental patients in Coquitlam. While most people have heard of whitening teeth with bleach treatments, they are not aware that they are being exposed to the bleaching...
Looking for A More Natural Smile? We Can Help

Looking for A More Natural Smile? We Can Help

These days, a glossy, perfect white smile is too dramatic for some, and they are asking for a more “Natural Smile” look. The dental team at Plateau Village Dental in Coquitlam are able to give you the beautiful, Natural Smile that you are looking for. To...
Tooth whitening: in-office or at-home?

Tooth whitening: in-office or at-home?

Tooth whitening or tooth bleaching is definitely one of the most common or the most easily available cosmetic improvement to a person’s teeth. While it may not have an actual or functional improvement to your teeth, white and clean teeth often gives the perception of...