Category: Dallas Dentist

Don’t Forget To Use Your Benefits!

With the end of the year right around the corner, we’re urging patients who need dental treatment to see us right away. Soon, your 2016 benefits will expire, so why not use them beforehand? We can discuss general care, cosmetic treatments to improve your smile’s appearance, as well as restorative and prosthetic care to improve… Read more »

Understanding The Basics of Good Dental Health

A healthy smile is often brighter and more attractive. To help your smile reach peak brilliance, you need to maintain good dental health. At Viva Dental Family Dentistry, Dr. Truong and our staff of dental care professionals can help you better understand what it takes to maintain healthy, beautiful teeth and gums.

Celebrating Dental Hygiene Month with a Fun Quiz

October is National Dental Hygiene Month, where Dr. Diep Truong and other dentists across the country recognize the importance of good hygiene. By maintaining good dental hygiene, you can help promote health smiles and reduce your risk of developing tooth decay and gum disease. With today’s quiz, Dr. Truong offers important tips on keeping your… Read more »

Do Sports Drinks Lead to Cavities?

When you or your child are outdoors or playing sports, how do you stay hydrated? For many people, staying hydrated means forgoing water for a popular sports drink instead. After all, sports drinks boast their electrolyte content and ability to keep you active and hydrated. Unfortunately, sports drinks can cause significant harm to your teeth…. Read more »

Do My Kids Need to See the Dentist Before School Starts?

We’re almost in the middle of August, which means for some school is just around the corner. Before you get lost in the maze of school shopping, don’t forget to make an appointment with Dr. Truong. Your Dallas dentist explains why all kids should visit the dentist before they head back to school.

Quiz: How Often Should I See the Dentist?

How often do we really need to see the dentist? This is fairly common question. Some people insist once a year is enough while others may see the dentist only if they experience discomfort. However, everyone should visit the dentist at least once every six months for a checkup and dental cleaning to ensure optimal… Read more »

Can Coffee Be Healthy for Your Smile?

How many of you need a cup of coffee to start your day? Well, you’re definitely not alone. In the United States, 54% of people over the age of 18 drink coffee on a regular basis. A cup of java offers a crucial burst of energy, but is it good for you? Below, we discuss… Read more »

Why Do We Get Canker Sores?

Have you ever developed a canker sore? For many people, canker sores represent an embarrassing and reoccurring issue. What causes a person to develop a canker sore? What can we do to prevent them or treat them? At Viva Family Dentistry, we discuss the common causes of canker sores and what can be done to… Read more »

FAQs: Taking Care of Your Kids’ Summer Smiles

With summer in full swing, you and your kids suddenly have a lot more time on your hands. While lounging around for a few weeks may be good your little one, this is no time to remain lax on dental care. Just like the rest of the year, your kids will need to practice good… Read more »

Quiz: How Often Do I Need a Checkup?

So, when was the last time you had a dental checkup? According to a recent study from the UK, the average time between dental checkups is just shy of four years. On average, the study shows, people see the dentist once every three years and eight months. As we will discuss, people should be stopping… Read more »