Frequently Asked Questions

Who is a great dentist in Winnipeg? 

Dr. Carly Hamilton and Upper Fort Dental of Winnipeg offer comprehensive dental solutions to maintain your optimal oral health. Contact our office for more information.

Do you accept new patients?

Yes! We are always accepting new patients into our office.

Why do I need dental x-rays? 

Although we can gather a lot of information by visually looking at your teeth, with dental x-rays we can see areas of your teeth and surrounding structures which the human eye cannot. Our digital x-rays are modern and drastically reduced the amount of radiation compared with conventional x-rays. ContactUpper Fort Dental of Winnipeg for more information or to schedule an appointment.

What services does a general dentist offer? 

Dentist in Winnipeg offers a variety of preventive, cosmetic, and restorative dental solutions to best care for the needs of you and your family. Contact our office for more information.

Where isUpper Fort Dental located? 

We are in Downtown Winnipeg at 108-305 Broadway.Upper Fort Dental is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Where is Dr. Hamilton located? 

Dr. Hamilton is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Where can I get tooth whitening in Winnipeg?

Dentist in Winnipeg offers a variety of teeth whitening solutions to give you a whiter, brighter, more confident smile. Contact our office for more information.

Who is a great cosmetic dentist in Winnipeg?

Upper Fort Dental of Winnipeg offers comprehensive dental solutions to improve the appearance of your smile while maintaining your optimal oral health. Contact our office for more information.

How do I prevent cavities? 

Dentist in Winnipeg follows American Dental Association guidelines to help patients prevent tooth decay. These include twice-daily tooth brushing, daily flossing, avoiding sugar, and maintaining twice-yearly professional cleanings.

How often should I floss my teeth? 

It is recommended that people floss at least once a day to ensure that food does not build up between teeth and form harmful plaque. ContactUpper Fort Dental of Winnipeg for more information or to schedule an appointment.

What do I need to bring to my first dental appointment? 

Prior to your first dental appointment, we will contact you to see if you have any dental insurance coverage so that we can contact the dental insurance company to get a plan breakdown on your behalf. This will help us to assess what will be covered by your dental insurance before your appointment so that there are no surprises! If you are unable to provide us with this information ahead of time, please bring your insurance card to your appointment. ContactUpper Fort Dental of Winnipeg for more information or to schedule an appointment.

How often should I visit the dentist? 

The recare schedules for each patient is completely customized and depends on their specific needs. We typically recommend that a patient comes in for a dental exam and cleaning every 6 months, but some patients may find that it is necessary for them to visit us more frequently. ContactUpper Fort Dental of Winnipeg for more information or to schedule an appointment.

What should I expect at my first dental appointment?

At your first appointment, we start with taking a detailed history of any dental and/or medical conditions. You will meet one of our friendly dental hygienists who will complete an extra-oral and intra-oral exam and take a series of dental x-rays. You will meet the dentist who will review these findings and address any questions or concerns that you have with your teeth. Finally, together with the dentist, you will come up with a treatment plan specially tailored to you.