Posts Tagged ‘ Health ’

Why you SHOULD replace a Missing Tooth

  There are many reasons you might need to replace a tooth; these can range from the result of an accident to a genetic predisposition. For those who have had the misfortune of having lost one or more teeth, the consequences can be quite challenging to cope with. Alongside aesthetic issues, the loss of a […]

Smile, smile & keep smiling

  There are few things that can help brighten someone’s day more than a warm, genuine smile.  Smiles haven’t always been en vogue, however!  In the U.S., studies reviewing photographs show that social smiles were not as commonplace until after the start of the 1900’s, and even then, smiling was thought to be a silly […]

VSP

Tomorrow, November 22nd, 2013, Dr. Antoine Chehade will be lecturing on the subject of “Virtual Surgical Planning in Orthognathic Surgery” as part of a panel of speakers at a McGill Continuing Education symposium. Virtual surgical planning (VSP) is a 3D surgical planning that has been used in many surgical fields to improve the accuracy and efficiency of […]

It’s Movember!

From supporting breast cancer awareness month in October to supporting & donating to Movember. Dr. Geneviève Bonin stands for change, care & support by wearing a “mustache”! Because Seaforth Oral Surgery also values “having fun and doing good.” – Movember. – Supporting the Movember movement & donating to the Movember foundation are simple, fun & valuable […]

Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness

Dr. Chehade & Dr. Shenouda in pink! By wearing pink and by donating to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, Seaforth Oral Surgery Associates are joining a movement dedicated to creating a future without breast cancer. We support the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Dr. Chehade & Dr. Shenouda en rose!En portant du rose et en faisant un […]

National Orthodontic Health Month

October is National Orthodontic Health Month! Sponsored by the American Association of Orthodontists, it is a time to increase public awareness of the need and positive long-term benefits of orthodontic treatment. We would like to take this opportunity to recognize the dedicated work of orthodontists who are as committed as we are to offer you the best possible […]

Fact | Happy smile

Did you know that, on average, a smile of true joy versus a fake smile will result in 30% more upper front teeth exposure? The upper lip moves 30% higher when happily smiling. Such “teeth exposure” is one of many factors that is assessed in planning dental treatments and corrective jaw surgery (orthognathic surgery). Author:  © Seaforth Oral […]

Wisdom teeth removal

Wisdom teeth, also known as third molars, are the last teeth to break through the gum or “erupt” at the back of your mouth. Wisdom teeth usually appear between the age of 17 and 25, a period of time which is referred to as the “Age of Wisdom”. There are various reasons for which your […]

Art, science & orthognathic surgery

– “Orthognathic Surgery is a Science and an Art” (Reyneke, 2013) – “Nowhere in the field of medicine is the fusion between art and science more important than in the clinical assessment of facial aesthetics” (Farhad B. Naini, Facial Aesthetics: Concepts and Clinical Diagnosis). Facial Aesthetics | Facial beauty While beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, […]