• Brushing and Flossing

    Regular brushing helps remove plaque and bacteria that cause cavities and gum disease, which are linked to serious conditions like diabetes and respiratory diseases. Flossing removes plaque and food that you cannot reach with your toothbrush.

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  • Early Childhood Tooth Decay

    Your baby’s teeth are important for chewing and speaking. Keeping your baby’s mouth clean will help prevent dental caries (tooth decay). Tooth decay is serious at any age and may lead to pain, infection, difficulty eating, and/or speech problems.

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NunavutSmiles

Oral health is important for the health of your entire body. NunavutSmiles is developed to include resources for families, educators and health care professionals. Find out about upcoming dental visits in your community, learn about preventative oral care for all ages and all Nunavummiut.

For questions and concerns, you may contact us through the form on the website or through nunavutsmiles@gov.nu.ca

Upcoming Dental Visits

Sep
25
NIHB dentist

Rankin Inlet

Sep
25
NIHB dentist

Kimmirut

Sep
26
Denture clinic

Arviat

Sep
29

What's New

May 18, 2016
May 18, 2016
April 27, 2016