Reserve the Local Tooth Fairy!

The office of Dr. Maduke and Dr. Bulat is now offering in-school presentations! We offer this community-based service in Delta and Surrey Schools as a way to teach children about the importance of oral hygiene. For kindergarten to grade 2 classes, our Tooth Fairy comes into the classroom and provides a fun and interactive presentation…

Understanding Gum Grafting

Gum grafting is simply a means to prevent additional gum recession, or fix recession that may have already occurred. It also helps to restore the supporting structure for your teeth, and creates a more aesthetically pleasing look to your smile. Additionally, gum grafting covers any exposed roots that can be sensitive to temperature and more…

Understanding Gum Recession

There are a variety of reasons one might experience gum recession, as mentioned in our last post. Genetics can play a roll. However, in addition to that, here are some other reasons why gum recession might occur and how you can safeguard against it, or work with your dental professional to stop it. Vigorous Tooth…

Melt – Raising Awareness!

About one in twelve glaciers that exist in the world today can be found in British Columbia; glaciers are a part of this province’s identity. But by 2100 we are projected to lose up to 80% of our glacial ice. Already, British Columbia’s glaciers permanently lose about 22 billion cubic metres of water per year: the…

Orthodontic Treatment, Timing is Everything

Choosing the best time for orthodontic treatment, can be confusing for a lot of parents. Although nobody wants to undergo years of financial commitments in order to straighten their child’s teeth, prolonging the inevitable can end up costing you more As early as 6-7 years of age, we can recognize if your child is developing…

Understanding Gum Tissue

Your teeth are supported by two main things, gum and bone. Unfortunately, both of these can be a concern and you may not even know it. Because bone loss and gum recession have no pain involved with the process, it can go undetected to the untrained eye. It is something that often only your dentist,…

The Selfless Smile of a Selfie

The trending topic of selfies is one we at MadukeBulat Orthodontists simply couldn’t ignore. So as promised here is part two of creating the perfect selfie smile! 1. Work It As your Orthodontic Specialists in Surrey and Delta BC, we’re in the business of creating perfect smiles although we realize that some of you might…

Selfies. The Modern Portrait

If you haven’t heard, a “selfie” is a photo taken by your own handiwork. It’s the modern portrait and takes very little photography equipment. In fact, your everyday cell phone will work just fine! That being said, it has come to our attention that there are ways in which to fully optimize your selfie, and…

You Are What You Eat

As your Orthodontic Specialists in Surrey and Delta, we know you’ve heard it said: ‘you are what you eat’, and in our fast-paced culture that isn’t always the prettiest of pictures. Although a lot of us are able to hide our unhealthy diet due to good genes, our insides are no stranger to the food…