Category: Preventive Dentistry

How Routine Dental Checkups Protect You

What does your daily smile care routine involve? Are you brushing and flossing on a daily basis, and are you actively making diet choices that lower your risk for cavities? The right decisions on a daily basis are important, but to make sure your smile remains in good condition, you should still schedule general dental… Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Help Prevent Cavities

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Practicing preventative care is perhaps the most important component of keeping your mouth healthy. Brushing your teeth and flossing twice a day goes a long way to preventing cavities and gum disease. When you take good care of your teeth, it lessens the likelihood of more severe issues developing in the future. Similarly, going to… Read more »

Treating Advanced Gum Disease

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According to studies from the Centers for Disease Control, gum disease impacts half of people over the age of 30. Without treatment, this could lead to discomfort and even tooth loss. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, dentist talks about how we can use minor oral surgery to manage the disease and prevent issues like… Read more »

Understanding The Importance Of Preventive Care

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While having a bright and beautiful smile is often a goal that many individuals have, it can be a difficult one to possess for life. Threats such as decay, infection, and more have a major impact on your health and functionality, requiring us to partake in a consistent prevention process just to give our grins… Read more »

Is It Time For Your Little One’s Dental Appointment?

By now a number of adults are aware of the negative impact of oral bacteria within their grin. From moderate to severe decay to periodontal infections and even tooth loss, it is important to recognize that following a detailed preventive dental routine plays a large role in avoiding these and many other concerns. That being… Read more »

Ways You Can Prevent Periodontal Concerns

It goes without saying that the health of your smile is one of the most important facets of health to prioritize, even if it is not always at the forefront of your mind. Indeed, a number of dental concerns such as severe decay, chronic teeth-grinding, sleep apnea, and more can be linked to larger concerns… Read more »

Answering Three Questions About Preventive Dentistry

It goes without saying that nobody wants to experience losing a tooth. From the cosmetic issues that occur to the functional and even structural ones, extensive treatment will often be the result and you will experience that it will only get worse before it gets better. To best combat this and prevent this from happening,… Read more »

Treating TMJ Disorder And Bruxism

When our jaw joints undergo excess strain, we could develop serious complications that cause discomfort and could even damage your smile. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, dentist will look at how we identify and treat TMJ disorder and bruxism with a custom-made and comfortable oral appliance.

Protecting Your Smile from Oral Bacteria

Maintaining good oral health habits such as flossing, brushing, and being conscious of your snack intake are great ways to keep your teeth cleaner throughout the day. While you may be partaking in these activities, unfortunately, harmful bacteria still may be attempting to threaten your smile’s health. Cavities are actually a more common dental circumstance… Read more »

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Grinding Your Teeth

Some signs of dental health trouble are easily recognizable. For instance, if you see that your gums bleed a lot when you brush and floss your teeth, then there’s a good chance that gingivitis (early gum disease) is the cause. If you have a toothache, then it could be the result of several potential reasons,… Read more »