Chemotherapy and Your Mouth

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Are you being treated with chemotherapy for cancer? While chemotherapy helps treat cancer, it often causes many side effects. Some of these problems impact the mouth and could cause you to delay or stop treatment. To help prevent serious problems, it is recommended to see a dentist one month before starting chemotherapy. How does chemotherapy affect the mouth? Chemotherapy drugs … Read More

February 9: Toothache Day!

We feel your pain! Unfortunately, it is impossible to know what is causing your pain without a bit of investigating.We promise to get you out of pain as quickly as we can!

AIDs Walk & Run 2019

Dr.Trey PettyDr. Petty has been providing compassionate dental care since 1984. After receiving his BA in Clinical Psychology from UBC, he studied at the University of Alberta, where he earned his BSc. in 1982 and his DDS in 1984. He has practiced in Calgary since 1989; he has served as Head of Dentistry and Oral Medicine at Foothills Medical Cen tre; … Read More

The New Clinic Website

Dr.Trey PettyDr. Petty has been providing compassionate dental care since 1984. After receiving his BA in Clinical Psychology from UBC, he studied at the University of Alberta, where he earned his BSc. in 1982 and his DDS in 1984. He has practiced in Calgary since 1989; he has served as Head of Dentistry and Oral Medicine at Foothills Medical Cen tre; … Read More

Scleroderma Canada Annual Conference in Calgary

Scleroderma or systemic sclerosis is a chronic, progressive connective tissue disease characterized by fibrosis (thickening and hardening) of the skin and internal organs. Derived from the Greek words “sclerosis” meaning hardness and “derma” meaning skin, scleroderma literally means hard skin. Oral complications of this condition include restricted opening and tightness of the mouth making oral healthcare very difficult, chronic periodontal … Read More