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Ronald Goldstein

Dentist

Dr. Ronald Goldstein is a top Dentist in Mississauga, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Ronald Goldstein is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Ronald Goldstein is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Ronald Goldstein is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Mississauga, ON, Dr. Ronald Goldstein is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Ronald Goldstein
  • Mississauga, Ontario
  • Accepting new patients

Does an impacted tooth require surgery?

Not always. There are 2 main considerations before deciding. The first, is the impacted tooth causing any damage to the adjacent teeth, or causing repeated infections in the gum. READ MORE
Not always. There are 2 main considerations before deciding. The first, is the impacted tooth causing any damage to the adjacent teeth, or causing repeated infections in the gum. The second thing to consider is how difficult is the surgery. If there is no damage going on, or if the surgery itself could have serious consequences, then I wouldn’t do it. The oral surgeon would be the one to decide the risks.

How often do you need your teeth cleaned?

The timing can vary from person to person. Depending on how fast you build up tartar, cleaning could be needed from 2-4 times per year. Once a year could be stretching it a bit. READ MORE
The timing can vary from person to person. Depending on how fast you build up tartar, cleaning could be needed from 2-4 times per year. Once a year could be stretching it a bit. When you go, your dentist should be able to give you a better idea of your needs.

How bad is teeth grinding?

Grinding your teeth can cause damaging wear to your teeth, damage to the jaw joint, the TMJ, which can lead to headaches and other pain. This grinding can also be an indication READ MORE
Grinding your teeth can cause damaging wear to your teeth, damage to the jaw joint, the TMJ, which can lead to headaches and other pain. This grinding can also be an indication of an airway problem and possibly sleep apnea.
It is definitely worth investigating the cause.

What is the importance of using dental floss?

Absolutely floss! Brushing doesn’t clean the area between the teeth very well and definitely not at the contact area where most cavities start. For your own well being, FLOSS. READ MORE
Absolutely floss! Brushing doesn’t clean the area between the teeth very well and definitely not at the contact area where most cavities start. For your own well being, FLOSS.

What are my options for replacing a missing tooth?

If the teeth adjacent to the space are in perfect shape, no fillings, the best approach is an implant. If these adjacent teeth are already heavily restored, or if you don’t want READ MORE
If the teeth adjacent to the space are in perfect shape, no fillings, the best approach is an implant. If these adjacent teeth are already heavily restored, or if you don’t want an implant, a fixed bridge is a very good treatment.