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November 19, 2018
📣 We’ve got spirit, yes we do! 📣

📣 We’ve got spirit, yes we do! 📣 What makes Norwood Dental Centre different? The most obvious answer is our team and culture. Allow me to introduce the amazing Norwood Dental team. From left to right: Melinda, Front Desk Admin: Theresa, Bookkeeper/Payroll/Community Outreach: Carmen, Registered Dental Hygienist: Dr. William Chin, Dentist/Co-Owner: That’s me! Amanda, Office … Continue reading 📣 We’ve got spirit, yes we do! 📣

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November 16, 2018
🚨 NEW SWAG ALERT!!! 🚨

🚨 NEW SWAG ALERT!!! 🚨 With the cold weather, snow, and ice, we now have ice scrapers on hand for our patients! 👍 Stop by and get your ice scraper today…. Keep your car 🚗 windows free of ice!

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November 15, 2018
What do LEGO, Paw Patrol, Barbie, Peppa the Pig, and Play-Doh have in common? 🤷‍♀️

What do LEGO, Paw Patrol, Barbie, Peppa the Pig, and Play-Doh have in common? 🤷‍♀️ • They are all featured in the Norwood Dental Centre TOY ROOM! • We are excited to announce that *starting today*, Norwood Dental kiddos get to visit the TOY ROOM and pick out a a new toy at the end … Continue reading What do LEGO, Paw Patrol, Barbie, Peppa the Pig, and Play-Doh have in common? 🤷‍♀️

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November 14, 2018
Mine is pink and sparkly and a complete game changer!

Mine is pink and sparkly and a complete game changer! • Last night, we got back from our conference pretty late. I was tired, anticipating work today, and took some short cuts in my bedtime routine. 🛌 Holy smokes – am I *ever* regretting that today! 😫 • I thought I would take a moment … Continue reading Mine is pink and sparkly and a complete game changer!

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November 13, 2018
Dear friends, patients, and neighbours,

Dear friends, patients, and neighbours, Please note our office is *closed* today. We are in Victoria, BC completing a dental continuing education course. Never stop learning! 👍 We will be back in the office tomorrow (Wednesday) morning at 8am. Thank you for your patience and understanding! ❤️ If you need to contact us urgently, we … Continue reading Dear friends, patients, and neighbours,

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November 9, 2018
Last night at the Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts annual fundraising gala. Such fun!! 😁

Last night at the Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts annual fundraising gala. Such fun!! 😁 The Nina is an incredible arts organization just two minutes from our practice that offers a space for artists with developmental disabilities to express themselves. We love them and the tremendous work they do for our city! ❤️

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November 8, 2018
So honoured to have this crew by our side. ❤️

So honoured to have this crew by our side. ❤️ • Our vision for our dream team was surpassed when these ladies became our team. If you’re a patient at Norwood Dental Centre, you’ll know *exactly* what we’re talking about! 😁 • Thank you to these phenomenal humans for all that they’ve done and continue … Continue reading So honoured to have this crew by our side. ❤️

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November 7, 2018
My name is William Chin and I’m a dentist who fears going to the dentist.

My name is William Chin and I’m a dentist who fears going to the dentist. My fear inspired me to dream. What if I could create a dental practice that I would love to visit, and that patients would love to visit? Eventually my dream grew big enough to give me the courage to start … Continue reading My name is William Chin and I’m a dentist who fears going to the dentist.

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November 3, 2018
Let’s play a game! How well do you know Dr. William Chin and Amanda? ⁉️

Let’s play a game! How well do you know Dr. William Chin and Amanda? ⁉️ • Who is an only child? Who is a twin? • Who lived in Wales? Who lived in Ottawa? • Who loves all vegetables? Who has a squash, avocado, eggplant, and mushroom aversion? • Who worked at Walmart and who … Continue reading Let’s play a game! How well do you know Dr. William Chin and Amanda? ⁉️

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November 2, 2018
📣 Hey Edmonton! 📣

📣 Hey Edmonton! 📣 • Let’s partner up 🤝 to make a bigger impact in our community, together!! • One of our core values is to *give back* to our community and neighbourhood. Today we donated 400 dental goodie packages to the Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts for their gala fundraiser next week. We … Continue reading 📣 Hey Edmonton! 📣

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November 1, 2018
Halloween is awesome! 🎃

Halloween is awesome! 🎃 • Yesterday was our first ever Halloween at our practice. We dressed up as superheroes… because our *super power* is creating healthy, beautiful smiles! 😁 • We had 36 Trick or Treaters stop by for toys, treats, and toothbrushes. (We just asked the kiddos to promise to brush after eating their … Continue reading Halloween is awesome! 🎃

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October 29, 2018
Busy schedule? No problem!

Busy schedule? No problem! • Norwood Dental Centre offers evening and weekend appointments. Dental care should fit your life, not the other way around. 😁 • We have evening appointments available *this week* on Monday and Wednesday evening! Call us at 780-474-2456 to book. • New patients and emergencies welcome. ❤️

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October 26, 2018
Today our team is wearing pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we’re hoping to raise money to help find a cure! 💕💕

Today our team is wearing pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we’re hoping to raise money to help find a cure! 💕💕 For every *like* on this post today, Norwood Dental Centre will donate a dollar to The Breast Cancer Society of Canada. This cause is close to our hearts; our front desk administrator … Continue reading Today our team is wearing pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we’re hoping to raise money to help find a cure! 💕💕

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October 25, 2018
We were scrolling through our photos today and this one stopped us in our tracks.

We were scrolling through our photos today and this one stopped us in our tracks. We’ve never seen this one before. Our photographer captured it during a shoot for the clinic a few months back. She was getting her camera equipment set up and we were taking a moment for ourselves. . A photo of … Continue reading We were scrolling through our photos today and this one stopped us in our tracks.

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October 24, 2018
Wishing our front desk administrator, Melinda, the happiest of birthdays! 🎉🎉🎉

Wishing our front desk administrator, Melinda, the happiest of birthdays! 🎉🎉🎉

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We know, dental care can be expensive. 😳💰😳

We know, dental care can be expensive. 😳💰😳 • Just a friendly reminder — if you have dental insurance benefits with your employer, many plans renew at the start of the year in January. ⏰ 🚨 • Unlike your bank account, benefits do not “roll over.” If you don’t use your benefits in your benefit … Continue reading We know, dental care can be expensive. 😳💰😳

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October 22, 2018
Yasss! Our The Hungry Hippo Bakery cookies are in. We’ll be giving out these toothy sweets to Trick or Treaters on Halloween! 🎃👏🎃

Yasss! Our The Hungry Hippo Bakery cookies are in. We’ll be giving out these toothy sweets to Trick or Treaters on Halloween! 🎃👏🎃 Yum! P.S: Remember to brush and floss after consuming! 😉

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October 20, 2018
Mirror, mirror on the wall. Show me in 3D: impacted teeth, cysts, bone abnormalities, airways, and all.

Mirror, mirror on the wall. Show me in 3D: impacted teeth, cysts, bone abnormalities, airways, and all. • Mirrors are awesome for more than just selfies or fairy tales. They do do high tech stuff too that allows us to see your *entire mouth* in a single image! • Come check out your true (head … Continue reading Mirror, mirror on the wall. Show me in 3D: impacted teeth, cysts, bone abnormalities, airways, and all.

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October 18, 2018
PSA: Halloween is right around the corner! 🎃 And — while Trick or Treating is great for kids’ hearts — it isn’t necessarily great for their teeth. 😫

PSA: Halloween is right around the corner! 🎃 And — while Trick or Treating is great for kids’ hearts — it isn’t necessarily great for their teeth. 😫 We have some glow-in-the-dark kids toothbrushes (and sweet treats) we’ll be handing out to Trick or Treaters on Halloween from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. Come say hi! … Continue reading PSA: Halloween is right around the corner! 🎃 And — while Trick or Treating is great for kids’ hearts — it isn’t necessarily great for their teeth. 😫

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October 17, 2018
Happy #humpday y’all!

Happy #humpday y’all! FACT: Exactly one year ago today, I was in Ottawa. I worked for an organization I had lost my passion for. I was mentally tired and dreaming about another life where my partner and I could take care of people and make a positive difference in our world. FACT: Today, my work … Continue reading Happy #humpday y’all!

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October 15, 2018
At Norwood Dental Centre, your dental appointment might be the most *relaxing* part of your week. 😌

At Norwood Dental Centre, your dental appointment might be the most *relaxing* part of your week. 😌 We offer our patients: ✔️ Massaging dental chairs ✔️ Weighted gravity anti-anxiety blankets ✔️ Noise-cancelling headphones along with either your favourite music or Netflix show ✔️ Soothing aromatherapy ✔️ Warm, lemon-scented towelettes to refresh after your appointment ✔️ … Continue reading At Norwood Dental Centre, your dental appointment might be the most *relaxing* part of your week. 😌

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October 14, 2018
Dr. William Chin and practicum student Nuccia are volunteering today at Homeless Connect Edmonton! They are providing free dental care to homeless and vulnerable Edmontonians. ❤️

Dr. William Chin and practicum student Nuccia are volunteering today at Homeless Connect Edmonton! They are providing free dental care to homeless and vulnerable Edmontonians. ❤️ Learn more and support Homeless Connect by visiting http://www.homelessconnectyeg.com/.

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September 11, 2018
Happy Birthday, Dr. William Chin! Today our dentist turns 35!! 🎂

Happy Birthday, Dr. William Chin! Today our dentist turns 35!! 🎂 • Special thanks to local business Apothecary Baking Company and owner Michelle for making Dr. Chin this dentalicious cake! • We asked Dr. Chin some fun questions to get to know him better… Enjoy! 😁🤩😁 • 1. Do you have any special talents? I … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Dr. William Chin! Today our dentist turns 35!! 🎂

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September 8, 2018
Come get cozy with us! ☕️

Come get cozy with us! ☕️ • Now that it’s fall, we’re excited to announce our *new* lounge menu. 😊Enjoy a coffee, tea, hot chocolate, cider, or Perrier before your appointment. • We believe the itty bitty details matter and add up to “wow!” dental experiences. Imagine a dental visit that feels more like catching … Continue reading Come get cozy with us! ☕️

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September 6, 2018
We believe in 118th.

We believe in 118th. • We believe in the power of relationships and community to create happiness and impact positive change. 💡 • A revitalized urban core makes *the most* of our city by allowing folks to spend more time connecting, less time commuting. • We are a dental practice. 😷 We contribute to revitalization … Continue reading We believe in 118th.

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Hooray!! 👏 The team and awesome patients at Norwood Dental Centre filled our first Community Soles donation box.

Hooray!! 👏 The team and awesome patients at Norwood Dental Centre filled our first Community Soles donation box. ** We are still collecting shoe donations for those in need in our community. If you can spare a pair of shoes, please drop them off at the clinic! We’d love to see you. ** ❤️

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September 4, 2018
We care about you as a person.

We care about you as a person. 👤 A fellow human being on this journey called life. We know our patients are *people*, not just teeth. • So what can you expect at Norwood Dental Centre? 🤷‍♀️ • At our practice, we learn about your unique concerns, history, and goals.👂And we help you learn about … Continue reading We care about you as a person.

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August 31, 2018
Hello friends!

Hello friends! At Norwood Dental Centre, we are a (soon-to-be) husband 🤵 and wife 👰 team who love our community, laughter, and improving the lives of those we touch. • September 1 marks six months since we’ve owned our practice. 🎉 We dreamt of creating a dental practice that combines our passion for community, relationships, … Continue reading Hello friends!

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August 27, 2018
Proud Community Soles Drop-Off

Norwood Dental Centre is proud to be a drop-off point for Community Soles! Did you know footwear is the most under donated item for many shelters and agencies? Going barefoot or wearing shoes that are worn out or ill-fitting can lead to serious health issues and can impede mobility. Community Soles is collecting shoes for those … Continue reading Proud Community Soles Drop-Off

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Perio is a thing!

Hey Edmonton! Want to hear how our patients are keeping their gums happy? 📢 PERIO IS A THING! 📢 Seven out of 10 Canadians will develop gum disease at some point in their lives.* Signs include: ➡️Easily bleeding gums when brushing or flossing ➡️Swollen, bright red gums ➡️Unpleasant breath ➡️Loose or separating teeth Gum disease … Continue reading Perio is a thing!

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August 25, 2018
“Celebrate Your Smile” Event

Today’s “Celebrate Your Smile” fundraiser hosted by our practice for Arts on the Ave was a huge success!! ❤️ We captured some awesome headshots of wonderful Edmontonians, ate truffles and drank some bubbly, and had delightful conversations. We also raised over $250 for Arts on the Ave! 💰 Thank you to everyone for coming out. … Continue reading “Celebrate Your Smile” Event

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August 24, 2018
A Song That Reduces Anxiety

The *best* part is that this song is ready for your listening pleasure during your dental treatment! Our goal is for your appointment to be one of the most relaxing moments of your entire week. We offer: ✔️ Massaging dental chairs ✔️ Weighted anti-anxiety blankets ✔️ Noise-cancelling headphones complete with a soothing playlist (or your … Continue reading A Song That Reduces Anxiety

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DOGS DOGS DOGS!

DOGS DOGS DOGS!! 🐶🐶🐶 We had so much fun at tonight’s “Walk Your Furry Buddy” event, hosted by Alberta Avenue Community Centre and sponsored by our practice! We love meeting new friends and neighbours – both two and four-legged kinds. Thank you to everyone for coming and joining us for our community walk. ❤️ Feel free to tag yourself … Continue reading DOGS DOGS DOGS!

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August 23, 2018
Find Your “Ahhhhhhh!!!!” Dental Experience

• We offer dental visits complete with therapeutic weighted blankets that support those suffering from anxiety, ADHD, and racing thoughts.  • Our cozy blankets are from Gravid Weighted Blanket and Sleepify, and come in 20 lb, 15 lb, and 7 lb weights – making them suitable for both adults and kids! • We change the blanket covers for … Continue reading Find Your “Ahhhhhhh!!!!” Dental Experience

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August 20, 2018
Caution… I can be pretty corny!

Our *culture* is what makes us different here at Norwood Dental Centre. We laugh. We have fun. We don’t take ourselves too seriously. • Our practice is a place of community and surprising friendliness. We take time to get to know our patients’ names, unique concerns, and aspirations. We treat you like family because our … Continue reading Caution… I can be pretty corny!

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August 18, 2018
Welcome Nuccia to the Norwood Dental family!

Nuccia is a dental assisting student at KDM College. For the next 150 hours, she is completing her practicum with us – the final part of her program before she graduates! 👍 We first met Nuccia in June when she attended our “Celebrating New Businesses on the Ave” event at Simba’s Den Pub & Bistro. … Continue reading Welcome Nuccia to the Norwood Dental family!

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August 14, 2018
What makes a neighbourhood great?

We believe its all about relationships. Great neighbourhoods are places where people care about one another, celebrate diversity, and have one another’s backs. Our practice is located just steps from 118th – Alberta Avenue. We believe in our community and a strong, revitalized urban core. We’re here to share a smile on city streets, support … Continue reading What makes a neighbourhood great?

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August 13, 2018
Stephanie is Getting Married!

Today we are celebrating the upcoming marriage of Stephanie and Breagh! Stephanie is our caring, smart, and unfailingly kind dental assistant. She is Dr. William Chin’s right-hand woman and the very first person we hired as new dental office owners! Join us in congratulating the wonderful brides-to-be! We’re so glad you found one other and … Continue reading Stephanie is Getting Married!

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August 11, 2018
“Am I a bad feminist?”

This was one of the questions I had to ask myself when my partner Dr. William Chin and I began looking at purchasing a dental practice. Being a practice owner would mean leaving my career outside of dentistry. This was a tough decision; I studied for and dedicated considerable time to a field I’d now … Continue reading “Am I a bad feminist?”

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August 9, 2018
Warm Lemon-Scented Towels

There’s nothing more soothing than a warm lemon-scented towel after a dental visit. 🍋 After your treatment at Norwood Dental Centre, Stephanie or Ruth (our assistants) will offer you a warm towel to soothe your neck and jaw or freshen up your face. We LOVE to pamper our patients! Our goal is for patients to … Continue reading Warm Lemon-Scented Towels

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August 8, 2018
Ice Cream Tooth!

…because dentistry is always on Dr. William Chin’s mind. 😉 P.S: Remember — consuming too much sugar can lead to tooth decay and gum disease! We recommend brushing your teeth after consuming ice cream to help get the sugar off the enamel of your teeth. If brushing isn’t a realistic possibility, rinsing with mouth wash … Continue reading Ice Cream Tooth!

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August 5, 2018
I am an immigrant.

I know what it’s like to move to a new country and learn a new language. I’ve witnessed family members struggle and work to establish careers in their new home town. I’ve been made fun of for my accent. I am an immigrant. It is Heritage Days in Edmonton this weekend. This is one of … Continue reading I am an immigrant.

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July 24, 2018
The Norwood Dental Toy Treasure Chest

This is honestly one of my favourite parts of the job. 😍 As office manager, I pick the toys for our kids’ treasure chest. Each child gets a *free* toy to take home at the end of their appointment! 🧒 I love digging through the toy stores and finding the coolest picks for our amazing … Continue reading The Norwood Dental Toy Treasure Chest

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July 17, 2018
A Dentist Who Loves Coffee.

I’m a weekend enthusiast… So on Mondays, I LOVE coffee. ☕ I’m a dentist… So I LOVE white teeth. 😷 To drink or not to drink? 🤷🏻‍♂️ Today I’m opting for coffee while other team members are sipping coffee. Yes, you CAN still enjoy coffee, tea 🍵, and soda 🥤– just remember to look after … Continue reading A Dentist Who Loves Coffee.

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July 16, 2018
Just Imagine.

Imagine a dental visit that feels more like a trip to your favourite neighbourhood coffeeshop or a relaxed visit with a long-time friend. At Norwood Dental Centre, we are reimagining what a dental office can be. ✔ Relax in our waiting room on our comfy couches while reading the latest magazines, watching your favourite show, … Continue reading Just Imagine.

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July 13, 2018
C’Mon Festival

WOW!!! What an absolutely awesome evening. Tonight we attended the C’mon Festival (Chamber Music Old and New), which is a lovely pay-what-you-can concert series located just five minutes from the clinic backyard. 🎶🎵🎶 The music was terrific and the venue (Studio 96) is absolutely stunning. There is another concert tomorrow (Saturday) at 8pm and Sunday … Continue reading C’Mon Festival

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July 11, 2018
Thank You! Our Journey Thus Far.

Have you ever started something you didn’t finish? Let us let you in on a secret: Norwood Dental Centre almost didn’t happen. We started looking for a practice to purchase in early 2017. It’s a tough market out there – many practices were selling in the $2.5 to $3.5 million range, which felt like far … Continue reading Thank You! Our Journey Thus Far.

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July 7, 2018
New team bracelets!

🙏 Thank you 🙏 to our patient Dianna from Wave Freelance Inc. for these gorgeous, toothy bracelets made just for our team! Our bracelets are in Norwood Dental Centre colours with a custom engraved molar charm. ❤ 👍 Perfect way to recognize our amazing team of dental professionals who are work hard, stay humble, and … Continue reading New team bracelets!

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July 6, 2018
Technology=Game Changer

Are you still using the same cell phone from ten years ago? We’ve added *NEW* technology to our office including digital x-rays, a 3D panoramic x-ray, massaging chairs, and televisions in all our operatories. Now you can “Netflix and Chill” during your treatment! 👏 🔥Technology is a game changer. We’re looking forward to showing off … Continue reading Technology=Game Changer

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July 5, 2018
#ThrowbackThursday

Not a LONG throw, but here’s a quick photo of our team in June. We completed patient privacy training and then had a wonderful team dinner! #workwithpeopleyoulove

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July 4, 2018
Teeth Whitening

❤ Love is in the air this summer! ❤ And nothing says LOVE like a bright, happy smile. We help create whiter teeth for upcoming weddings, family reunions, grad photos, or just life. Norwood Dental Centre offers safe and effective professional take-home whitening products that achieve easy, efficient, and professional results. Teeth Whitening can: ➡Correct … Continue reading Teeth Whitening

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July 3, 2018
Meet our Doctor

At Norwood Dental Centre, our dentist and owner is Dr. William Chin. Dr. Chin is a proud Edmontonian who believes in caring for people, not just teeth. He doesn’t wear a white coat, judge, or pressure. Fun facts about Dr. Chin: He loves live music (especially jazz), soccer, video games, and cooking. He and his … Continue reading Meet our Doctor

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July 1, 2018
Happy Canada Day!

🇨🇦 Happy Canada Day from the Norwood Dental Centre team! 🇨🇦

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June 28, 2018
Every detail matters.

We believe the little details matter. From the first phone call to the first visit, *every detail* impacts your experience at Norwood Dental Centre. That’s why we’ve designed our washroom to be inclusive and have all the comforts of home. Freshen up after your dental treatment with dental floss, lip balm, cleansing toilettes, hairspray, moisturizer, … Continue reading Every detail matters.

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June 26, 2018
💰 Let’s talk about money. 💰

We know. Dental care can be pricey. At Norwood Dental Centre, we work hard to ensure your dental care is accessible and affordable. We do so by: 💵 Accepting *all insurance programs and plans* 💵 Offering direct billing 💵 Making payment plans available so you can spread costs out over a longer period of time … Continue reading 💰 Let’s talk about money. 💰

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June 25, 2018
We love our community!

What makes Norwood Dental Centre different? We believe in our community and city. We champion relationships and engagement both within and outside our clinic. We support other local businesses, artists, and creators. And, in our immediate neighbourhood, we know Alberta Avenue can be an amazing place to live, work, and play. At our clinic, we … Continue reading We love our community!

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June 20, 2018
Open Evenings and Weekends!

⏰ Are you seriously busy? ⏰ No problem! We are OPEN evenings and weekends. Dental care can fit into even the busiest of lives. ☎ Call us at 780-474-2456 to book your appointment today!

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June 18, 2018
The prettiest thing you can wear is a smile.

The prettiest thing you can wear is a smile. It is also one of the most *powerful tools* we have in our communications toolbox. We use our smiles to say hello to our family, colleagues, and neighbours. We smile to convey confidence at an important job interview. We smile to encourage a friend going through … Continue reading The prettiest thing you can wear is a smile.

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June 16, 2018
Peppa Pig Paint Party

Today, we co-hosted a Peppa Pig Paint Party with Arts on the Ave at the Carrot Coffeehouse! Little ones attending this awesome event got to: 🎨 Paint their own take-home Peppa Pig pottery 📖 Listen to our professional story reader’s performance of “The Story of Peppa Pig” 🥕 Enjoy a healthy vegetable snack 🎁 Receive … Continue reading Peppa Pig Paint Party

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June 13, 2018
The Norwood Dental Centre Leadership Library

📢 We are so proud to share this “behind the scenes” photo of Norwood Dental Centre! 📢 Introducing the NEW Norwood Dental Centre leadership library! This library is in our staff room, and we’ve put it in place to support our team in their learning, growth, and development. 🔥 We practice dentistry to help change … Continue reading The Norwood Dental Centre Leadership Library

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June 11, 2018
Pyrogy Pub Night

Pyrogies! Fabulous people and conversation! Raising money for a great cause! The Norwood Dental team had a blast at Arts on the Ave’s fundraiser dinner on Saturday. ❤This organization does an inspiring job revitalizing Alberta Avenue and surrounding communities.

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June 10, 2018
Flossing in the Rain

🎵 Yes, we like Pina Coladas, and *flossing* in the rain! 🎵 Hey Edmonton! Don’t let this rainy weather get you down. 😞 If you’re looking for a friendly, caring, and fun dental experience, give us a shout at 780-474-2456. We’d ❤ to meet you.

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June 8, 2018
New Patients Welcome

👋👋 Yes!!! 👋👋 Dr. William Chin and the Norwood Dental Centre team are open Saturdays, evenings, and weekdays.  New patients welcome. Call us at 780-474-2456 to book today! ❤ Caring, quality, and affordable dentistry.❤ (Pretty great socks on Dr. Chin too!)

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June 7, 2018
Matching Shirts ;)

So when you have matching shirts, why *wouldn’t* you have an impromptu mini photo shoot?!? 😉 At Norwood Dental Centre, we take dentistry seriously but not ourselves.  ⭐ If you’re looking for a fun and surprisingly friendly dental home, we’d love to meet you! 

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June 4, 2018
Heart of the City Festival

Mrs. Molar, balloon twister Dax, and office manager Amanda had a blast this weekend at the Heart of the City Festival!! We made fun balloon animals for festival goers and gave away toothbrushes, floss, and toothpaste while educating on dental health. Thanks to everyone who stopped by and said hello!

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Cannabis and Your Oral Health

How does cannabis consumption impact your oral health? Read Dr. William Chin’s article in the Rat Creek Press to find out, and get some helpful tips on how to keep your teeth and mouth healthy and strong.  http://ratcreek.org/making-informed-oral-health-decisions/ 😉

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May 29, 2018
Paint Party at the Carrot

Tonight was an evening well-spent at our neighbour, The Carrot Community Arts Coffeehouse, learning to make a mini watercolour diary. Check out our fabulously toothy design! 

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May 28, 2018
Norwood Dental Centre Open House

Were you at Norwood Dental Centre’s Open House and Grand “Re-Opening” Party on May 12? It was a fabulous time! 😀 Check out our Open House photo album below. Thank you to all of our wonderful neighbours, patients, and friends for coming out and celebrating with us. Our little clinic wouldn’t be possible without you. … Continue reading Norwood Dental Centre Open House

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May 26, 2018
Shopping the Ave in Style

Summer is here! Our Norwood Dental tote is a farmer’s market and “shopping the Ave” essential! ☀ We’ll be giving out these beauties at local community events over the summer. Get involved to get yours! 🙂

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May 24, 2018
Norwood Dental Centre Welcomes Dental Emergencies!

Whether you have a toothache, gum injury, broken or knocked out tooth, lost filling, or any other dental pain— we can help! Norwood Dental Centre is equipped to provide care for most dental emergencies and our team prioritizes seeing emergencies as soon as possible. When you call us with a dental emergency, try to describe … Continue reading Norwood Dental Centre Welcomes Dental Emergencies!

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May 23, 2018
Norwood Dental Centre is Sponsoring the “Heart Award”!

Norwood Dental Centre is pleased to sponsor the “Heart Award” at Elite Dance Studio! The Heart Award is designed to recognize the contributions and community involvement of an amazing Elite dancer. Our dental clinic believes in community, giving back, and making our neighborhood and world the best place it can be. We are excited to … Continue reading Norwood Dental Centre is Sponsoring the “Heart Award”!

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May 22, 2018
Attending Bellevue Community League’s Annual General Meeting

The Norwood Dental team enjoyed tonight’s Bellevue Community League Annual General Meeting! 👍 Kudos to the hardworking community league members who are making a huge difference in their neighbourhood. We supplied the AGM with a somewhat conflicting mix of chocolates, Handy Bakery treats, toothbrushes, and dental floss.😉

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May 20, 2018
Spark! Youth Camp Movie Night Fundraiser! 🍿🍫

Last night, the Norwood Dental Centre team donated chocolate bars, twizzlers, toothbrushes, and dental floss to Spark! Youth Camp’s movie night fundraiser. We had a blast popping the corn and selling tasty treats to moviegoers! Spark! is a two-week day camp that unleashes the creative potential of youth through the arts. The camp is affordable … Continue reading Spark! Youth Camp Movie Night Fundraiser! 🍿🍫

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May 18, 2018
Visiting Kindergarten Classes at Norwood School 🧒👶

Dr. William Chin and dental assistant Stephanie visited two kindergarten classes at Norwood School this week! The kids enjoyed learning about oral health and how to properly brush “Sharky’s teeth.” Each child received a take home bag with a toothbrush, toothpaste, and floss.😁 It is important to develop good hygiene habits and comfort with going … Continue reading Visiting Kindergarten Classes at Norwood School 🧒👶

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May 16, 2018
Summer Fun!

Today we celebrated the lovely warm weather with Norwood Dental Centre-themed manicures!

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May 10, 2018
Mother’s Day Tea and Cupcakes at Capital Care Norwood

Happy Mother’s Day to the residents of Capital Care Norwood!! Capital Care Norwood offers long-term care, post-acute care, and hospice care to our community. Our team was delighted to bring cupcakes and a door prize to Capital Care Norwood’s Mother’s Day tea. We loved putting smiles on the residents’ faces!

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May 3, 2018
Supporting Financial Literacy in Youth at the JA Business Hall of Fame

Norwood Dental Centre team members attended the Junior Achievement (JA) Alberta Business Hall of Fame last night! JA is Canada’s largest youth business education organization. It inspires and prepares youth to succeed by providing opportunities to learn financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and work readiness skills. We had a blast meeting JA students and helping to fundraise … Continue reading Supporting Financial Literacy in Youth at the JA Business Hall of Fame

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April 28, 2018
Learning About Our Community Outside in the Beautiful Summer Weather

While our office is closed for installation of new equipment, our team seized the opportunity to enjoy our beautiful community and the great outdoors! Local historian Juliette Champagne gave us an awesome tour of 118th Avenue and shared stories of local history with us. Thank you, Juliette!

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April 25, 2018
We ❤ Our Community

We ❤ Our Community Whew! The past few weeks have been busy ones for the Norwood Dental Centre team. We’ve been busily preparing for our Open House (coming up on May 12!), and have installed new equipment (computers, chairs, and x-rays) in our clinic. While our new equipment was being installed, we had a chance … Continue reading We ❤ Our Community

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Celebrating Shelley, Our Awesome Receptionist, on Administrative Professionals Day

Shelley is Norwood Dental Centre’s front desk receptionist. What we love about Shelley: Her down-to-Earth personality and ability to put patients at ease Her fierce advocacy for patient care. (Sometimes insurance companies try to deny patient coverage of important treatment… Shelley is your first line of defence to ensure patient insurance plans do all they … Continue reading Celebrating Shelley, Our Awesome Receptionist, on Administrative Professionals Day

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April 24, 2018
Norwood Dental Centre Has New Signage!

Our team is pretty excited show off our new signs just outside the office…. Stop by and take a look!

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Inspiring Discussion About Community and Neighbourhood Renewal at the Alberta Ave AGM

The Norwood Dental team *loved* attending the Alberta Avenue Community Centre AGM tonight! We were delighted to supply the AGM with cheese, snacks, and savoury beverages and enjoyed meeting our neighbours and discussing opportunities to make a difference in our community!👍 (Psst, neighbours! If we can help make your other local community event extra special, … Continue reading Inspiring Discussion About Community and Neighbourhood Renewal at the Alberta Ave AGM

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April 23, 2018
Celebrating Earth Day

Yesterday, April 22, was Earth Day. At Norwood Dental, we believe taking care of the Earth is just as important as taking care of your smile. We’re making some BIG changes to make our practice more eco-conscious. Norwood Dental Centre is going digital! 👋👋👋 In the past, we’ve used countless sheets of paper for our patient … Continue reading Celebrating Earth Day

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April 18, 2018
We Now Offer Evening and Weekend Appointments!

STARTING TODAY: We will be open Mondays and Wednesday nights until 8pm, and every second Saturday from 10am – 2pm. Whether you’re working during the day, in school during the day, or just trying to manage a super busy schedule generally, we got your back. Need an appointment? Call us at 780-474-2456. We can’t wait … Continue reading We Now Offer Evening and Weekend Appointments!

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April 15, 2018
Hello friends! My name is Dr. William Chin, and I am the proud new owner of Norwood Dental Centre.

Hello friends! My name is Dr. William Chin, and I am the proud new owner of Norwood Dental Centre. I purchased the clinic in March 2018, after working here as an associate since January. Over the last few months, I have enjoyed getting out in the community to meet our new neighbours and taking the … Continue reading Hello friends! My name is Dr. William Chin, and I am the proud new owner of Norwood Dental Centre.

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SUNDAY MOOD!

When your scrubs are clean and ironed and ready for the week ahead… and the rest of the day will be devoted to enjoying the outdoors, cooking, and relaxing. How do you spend your Sundays? Looking forward to an awesome week of dentistry and smiles! ~ Dr. William Chin

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April 11, 2018
Our Patient Refreshment Stand is Ready!

Starting today, we would be pleased to serve you coffee, hot chocolate, over ten varieties of DAVIDsTEA, or water (still or sparkling). We also have light snacks such as granola bars and sugar-free lollipops available. We know your time and money are valuable, so we strive for all appointments to be on time…. But for … Continue reading Our Patient Refreshment Stand is Ready!

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April 7, 2018
Our Kid’s Treasure Chest Has Been Stocked with Exciting New Toys!

What do LEGO, Paw Patrol, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Barbie, Peppa the Pig, and Play-Doh have in common? They are all featured in the Norwood Dental Centre toy treasure chest! It is important to develop good hygiene habits and comfort with going to the dentist at a young age. That’s why we try to make … Continue reading Our Kid’s Treasure Chest Has Been Stocked with Exciting New Toys!

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April 5, 2018
So Where *Is* Norwood Dental Centre?

We are located at 11660 95 Street, Edmonton. We are accessible. There is FREE patient parking in front of the building and Edmonton Transit Bus Stop 1258 is located right outside our front door. Norwood Dental Centre is located in north central Edmonton, closest to the communities of Alberta Avenue, Delton, Eastwood, Elmwood Park, Parkdale, … Continue reading So Where *Is* Norwood Dental Centre?

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April 3, 2018
Hey Edmonton!! Did you Know That April Is Oral Health Month?

Did you know that tonight, Edmonton’s High-Level Bridge is lit teal, blue, and white to mark the occasion?! I love our city’s commitment to community and the health of its citizens. As a dentist, I care about the overall health of my patients. And I look at more than just teeth. Did you know, for … Continue reading Hey Edmonton!! Did you Know That April Is Oral Health Month?

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April 1, 2018
Thank You to Rat Creek Press for Covering Our Story!

“Dental care doesn’t have to be scary,” said Dr. William Chin. Both he and his fiancé Amanda Nielsen want to ensure their future patients know they won’t judge or scold them, and that it is “never too late to come to the dentist.” Thanks to the Rat Creek Press and journalist Rebecca Lippiatt for covering … Continue reading Thank You to Rat Creek Press for Covering Our Story!

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March 30, 2018
Happy Easter from the Norwood Dental Centre Team!

Wishing you all a wonderful weekend filled with family and friends. We are crossing our fingers for some spring weather too! 😉

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