News & Articles 2018-03-05T20:31:22+00:00

NEWS & ARTICLES

Not quite there yet, but close!

We have received many calls requesting appointments, but we are not yet prepared to open. Personal protective equipment, especially masks, are scarce and on back order. We had donated ours at the beginning of the crisis and now we can’t get any for ourselves to use. We are still working [...]

By | May 22nd, 2020|

We have missed you!

Great news! On May 6th, Premier Horgan announced that dental offices can plan to reopen in the near future. We have not been given a precise date for commencement, and our College of Dental Surgeons has not yet given us the affirmation either. We envision opening in late May or [...]

By | May 8th, 2020|

Looking Beyond COVID-19

Our last month has been challenging for everyone. Initially, we hoped that this was just a short term sacrifice we had to make, but it would soon be better. There was so much confusion with what had happened and how it happened so quickly. Our office was closed and my [...]

By | April 26th, 2020|

COVID-19 Update

I hope that you are all well and healthy. It’s mind-bending how much the world has changed in the last week! It’s now been 2 weeks since we attended the Pacific Dental Conference, and I’m thankful that we at Fairview Dental Centre are all well and without symptoms. Some patients [...]

By | March 23rd, 2020|

COVID-19 – Your Health is Our Top Priority

This is an unprecedented time in my years! Through much deliberation over the weekend, watching the news, conversing with our colleague friends, and waiting for direction from our governing bodies, Angelique and I went in this morning to advise everyone that we have decided to close the office for [...]

By | March 17th, 2020|

Farewell Aimée

For those who didn’t get a chance to see her before June, Aimée has moved back to her home town of Winnipeg to be closer to her family and to fulfill her dream of purchasing a house. Aimée started out as a Certified Dental Assistant in our office and [...]

By | October 15th, 2019|

Temporal Mandibular Joint (TMJ)

I recently had the opportunity to attend a full day lecture on temporal mandibular joint (TMJ) issues and related health challenges. It turned out to be extremely informative! The TMJ is the joint that hinges the lower jaw. There is normally a disc between the head of the joint as [...]

By | March 5th, 2018|

Happy Holidays

What a busy 2017!We started 2017 like every other year before, catching up from having time off over the Christmas Holidays by working a solid couple of months. Along came March and our Pacific Dental Conference, of which I’ve been on the Organizing Committee for the last 10 years. Angelique [...]

By | November 29th, 2017|