Why Cavities Are Easier to Prevent than You Think

Given the fact that cavities affect almost everyone at some point in their lives, you may be surprised that they’re much easier to prevent than many people realize. In fact, with the right care and maintenance, you have an excellent chance at preventing a cavity from ever developing, even if you’ve already had to treat one in the past. Today, we explain how patients in Dallas, TX, can more easily avoid cavities by paying attention to the most common risk factors for its development. (more…)

Important Facts About Dental Implants

With today’s highly lifelike restorative and prosthetic dental materials, replacing one or more lost teeth is simpler than ever, and the results are more lifelike than many patients expect. Those results are even more beneficial when modern bridges and dentures are coupled with an appropriate number of dental implant posts. Made from biocompatible titanium, which your jawbone fuses to as it heals, implant posts offer a solution to a problem that other prostheses can’t fix – the loss of your healthy, natural teeth roots. Fortunately, patients in Dallas, TX, can regain more than just their smiles’ appearance with the help of a custom-designed, implant-supported bridge or denture. (more…)

How Do You Extract A Tooth?

Occasionally, keeping your smile healthy means removing a tooth. While our goal is always to preserve your natural teeth, extractions are often crucial for avoiding serious complications due to injury or infection. How do we extract a tooth and what can Dallas, TX patients expect from the procedure?