In 2016 Americans hit a milestone: For the first time in decades, we drank more water than soda! This is great news because water offers a number of benefits, in addition to keeping us properly hydrated (a must in these Texas summers!). By drinking more water, you can protect your smile from tooth decay.
Month: June 2017
Should You See A Dentist For A Toothache?
Have you ever taken a drink of something sweet and noticed a dull ache? Have you experienced a pain in your tooth that never seems to subside or go away? If you have a persistent toothache, then you should see a dentist. Your discomfort could be a sign that you need treatment!
What Are The Warning Signs Of Gingivitis?
Did you know that according to the Centers for Disease Control, half of adults over the age of 30 suffer from periodontal disease? Gum disease often begins as inflammation, also known as gingivitis. What are the warning signs of gingivitis? Can treating the issue in this stage help protect you from the onset of gum… Read more »
Try Our Quiz On Clear Orthodontics
We recommend orthodontics to address misalignment and help you enjoy a straighter smile. In addition to the esthetics of your smile, orthodontics can help improve overall oral health as well. Instead of metal braces, we’re proud to offer our patients clear orthodontics using the Invisalign system.
Q&A: Why Do We Need General Care?
General dentistry, which includes exams and cleanings among other treatments options, is often overlooked by patients. In fact, many assume that proper brushing and flossing means general services simply aren’t as important. However, we need general care to safeguard our smiles against serious oral health concerns, such as infection and even periodontal disease.