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The secret of looking after a young child’s teeth

The secret of looking after a young child’s teeth

Dr. Carol L Thorpe’s Coquitlam dentistry practice encourages parents to bring in their children to the dentist early in life. Many of her patients are the grandchildren of patients she’s been seeing during her 31 years in practice.
Coquitlam cosmetic dentist creates smiles

Coquitlam cosmetic dentist creates smiles

Dr. Carol L Thorpe’s dentistry practice is built on smiles. “I have an interest—you might call it a passion—for creating smiles,” Dr. Thorpe says. “I’m quite artistic by nature and cosmetic dentistry can be very creative.” Dr.
Dr. Carol L Thorpe – Coquitlam’s family-oriented dental practice

Dr. Carol L Thorpe – Coquitlam’s family-oriented dental practice

After Dr. Carol Thorpe completed a degree in biology at SFU with an eye to becoming a biologist or naturalist, she took a summer job at bird sanctuary while considering her career options.
Coquitlam’s Little Toy Libraries

Coquitlam’s Little Toy Libraries

Based on the success of the Free Little Libraries program, the City of Coquitlam is introducing Little Toy Libraries .
Coquitlam Rose Unveiled

Coquitlam Rose Unveiled

Have you ever had to come up with the perfect way to celebrate an extra special birthday? The City of Coquitlam has done just that for the 125-year celebration of its July 25, 1891 incorporation by purchasing the naming rights for a brand new variety
125 Coquitlam Gardens

125 Coquitlam Gardens

Are you a Coquitlam resident, institution, or business owner with a garden or planter display that you’re particularly proud of? In celebration of the City’s 125 th anniversary, the community is invited to submit photographs of their gardens, landsca
Coquitlam Munch

Coquitlam Munch

A new initiative by the City of Coquitlam for its 2016 Coquitlam in Bloom program is the Coquitlam Munch project.
Why you need to introduce your kids to the dentist at an early age

Why you need to introduce your kids to the dentist at an early age

At what age should you first introduce your child to the dentist’s chair? “As soon as their first teeth start to come in,” says Dr. Myrna Pearce of On Track Dental in Port Coquitlam.
5 ways dental implants improve your smile—and your life!

5 ways dental implants improve your smile—and your life!

Losing your natural teeth, whether it’s due to injury, tooth decay or some other medical reason, can be a traumatic experience. For many years, bridges and dentures were the only solution for those with missing teeth. But that’s changed.
How chewing Xylitol gum can help you prevent tooth decay

How chewing Xylitol gum can help you prevent tooth decay

For years, conventional wisdom dictated that anyone looking to maintain a cavity-free smile should stay away from chewing gum. Not anymore.