We’ve missed you here Esquire Dental Centres ; Welcome back!

All of us here hope that you and your family have weathered the Covid-19 crisis. As we have opened our doors, we want to give you some insight into how we prepared for the return.

In addition to our regular stringent infection control protocols we have added enhanced infection control procedures:
  1. Increased sanitization of frequently touched surfaces
  2. Reduced flow of patients through the office
  3. Hand sanitizer and mask use for patients
  4. High CFM HEPA filtration system to improve air quality.
  5. Reception plexiglass barriers
  6. Physical distancing office modifications
Please be safe!
Dr. Awadalla and Team

Best oral care tips come from your dentist near Pickering

Dr. Amir Awadalla at Esquire Dental Center, Providing Best Oral Care

Cavities and gum disease are the two primary dental problems for which people visit their dentist. The hope is that decay and disease can be prevented. Sometimes, however, there is a need to repair a tooth or teeth damaged by oral bacteria. While there is a focus on the prevention of cavities and gum disease through adequate oral hygiene including brushing and flossing, there is a newly recognized dental problem for which the best oral care tips come from your dentist near Pickering. In addition to decay and other damage, today’s dental patients are susceptible to the erosion of enamel.

Tooth erosion is something that may be mistaken as decay. Erosion, however, is a different problem entirely. When erosion occurs, it affects the entire tooth structure, wearing teeth down long before their time. Enamel is extremely hard, but not indestructible. In addition to oral bacteria, which cause cavities, acidity in the mouth is immensely damaging to enamel.

Oral acidity, and even acidity throughout the body, is a common problem faced by millions of people. In the mouth, a balanced pH between alkaline and acid is extremely important to one’s level of oral health. Brushing and flossing are, in part, recommended as a way to minimize acidity through their reduction of oral bacteria. Brushing and flossing also reduce acidity through the removal of food debris.

Over the past few decades, erosion of enamel has become more prevalent due to the amount of acidic beverages consumed today. Energy drinks have been found particularly damaging to teeth. If not properly handled, erosion can cause vulnerability to fractures and other issues. At Esquire Dental Centres, we do all that we can to minimize our patients’ risk for erosion and various other dental problems, providing preventive dental treatments and education for hygiene.

Patients of Esquire Dental Centres have a strong ally in their dental team. We are committed to meeting individual needs with customized treatment plans designed for specific purposes. Through simple steps, our team can identify specific needs and treat them successfully and quickly.

Schedule your dental check-up and cleaning today. Call the Esquire Dental Centres office nearest you.


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Dr. Amir Awadalla

Dr. Amir Awadalla ~ Esquire Dental Centres

An honors graduate from the University of Toronto and NYU college of dentistry, Dr. Amir Awadalla is a highly skilled and well reputed professional in his field who aims to provide his patients with the best quality service by providing patient-centered attention and solutions to fulfill their requirements. His expertise and interests includes cosmetic dentistry and implants, and providing orthodontic services whilst being Invisalign certified. He is a fellow from the International Congress of Oral Implantology

He is also a member of the Ontario Dental Association, the Canadian Dental Association, the Misch International Implant Institute of Canada, and the Toronto Implant Study Club.

Dr. Mark Awadalla

Dr. Mark Awadalla ~ Esquire Dental Centres

An alumnus of the New York University College of Dentistry, Dr. A. Mark Awadalla has focused on cosmetic dentistry, orthodontics, implant dentistry. He is a certified Invisalign provider. He has also studied and graduated from the Misch International Implant Institute of Canada and has earned a fellow from the International Congress of Oral Implantology.

Upon receiving his license to practice from the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario and the National Dental Examining Board of Canada, Dr. Mark Awadalla served his community while actively maintaining membership in:

  • Toronto East Dental Society
  • Ontario Dental Association
  • Canadian Dental Association.