Poor dental health impacts your children in a number of ways. One of the more common oral health concerns children face is tooth decay. In today’s blog, we’re looking at what our Dallas, TX, patients can do to protect their children from the onset of cavities.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, millions of American suffer from some form of periodontal disease, including half of people over the age of 30! In addition to impairing oral health and increasing the risk of tooth loss, gum disease has also been linked to diabetes. Since November is National Diabetes Awareness Month, let’s talk about this connection, as well as the steps our Richardson, TX, patients can take to protect their smiles.
We know it’s still October, but before you realize, the holidays will be here. Between parties, events, and shopping, you’ll suddenly find seeing your Dallas, TX dentist just isn’t possible. Which means you could watch your 2018 dental insurance benefits and flex spending funds expire before you have a chance to use them.
With Halloween just two weeks away, now is the perfect time to talk about our Candy Buyback Program! Families can bring their Halloween treats to our Richardson or Dallas, TX, office locations, where we will buy the candy for $1 a pound. You help protect your children from cavities, while also supporting Operation Gratitude!
We love Halloween, who doesn’t enjoy dressing up in costumes and trick or treating? However, all that candy often means kids develop a higher risk of tooth decay. Fortunately, we have a few tips for helping patients in Richardson, TX, avoid cavities during this spooky time of year!
October is National Dental Hygiene Month, which means dentists and practices across the nation will be raising awareness about dental hygiene, as well as the incredible work of dental hygienists. We know that our hygienists provide our patients with personalized, quality care each and every day. You can find out more about our wonderful hygienists here. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about how our Dallas, TX, patients can improve their dental hygiene.
For decades now, dentists in Europe and Japan have been able to offer a unique way to stop tooth decay in its tracks and help protect teeth from cavities. Now, this game-changing dental treatment is available in the United States! We’re proud to offer our Richardson, TX, patients with cost-effective Silver Diamine Fluoride.