Category: Preventive Dentistry

Tips For Avoiding Cavities After Halloween

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Do you have your Halloween plans in place? For many families in our community, next weekend will involve hitting the street to trick or treat in fun costumes and of course, obtain a ton of candy. While a few sugary treats are okay, too much could mean an increase in painful cavities. Which is why… Read more »

What Your Aching Tooth Is Telling You

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We’re already experiencing the first cool down of autumn. While we’re all enjoying the respite from the summer heat, cooler weather could mean an increased chance of sensitive teeth. With that in mind, we want to talk about toothaches, and what they could be telling your smile. How do you know when you have a… Read more »

Getting Ready For The Holidays? Don’t Forget About Your Smile!

Can you believe that Friday is the last night of Hanukkah, and that Christmas is just a few days away? Now that the holiday season is officially well underway, many of us will be tempted by sugary favorites and relaxed habits as everyone enjoys a few days off. However, since oral bacteria doesn’t take a… Read more »

Halloween Can Be Spooky For Our Smiles

October is here! We all love the cooler fall days, and who isn’t excited for Halloween? However, as dentists we know that our Halloween treats are also high in sugar, which means a higher risk of tooth decay in smiles both young and old. While we want everyone to enjoy their Halloween candies, we also… Read more »

Maintaining A New Oral Hygiene Routine

Now that school has started, many families in Dallas and Richardson, TX are experiencing disruptions to their schedule. For some, kids will be returning to school, while others are trying to figure out how they both work at home, and assist their little ones with homeschool. Disruptions to a routine could mean necessary habits, such… Read more »

Summer Checkup Time Is Here!

The summer has finally arrived, and your Richardson and Dallas, TX, dentist is happy to say our doors are open and we’re ready to see you and your family for preventive and general dental care, as well as cosmetic treatments too! Since your kids are on summer break, and you’re free of homeschooling duties, now… Read more »

When Do You Need Emergency Dental Care?

Our office right now is only offering emergency care for serious oral health concerns, such a damaged teeth or pain due to cavities or infection. We’re doing this to help slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect the more vulnerable members of our community. However, should you encounter a dental emergency, then we can see… Read more »

Halloween Buyback 2019 Is Almost Here!

In less than two weeks you and your family will likely be celebrating Halloween, which means dressing up in scary costumes, enjoying a spooky movie or two, and of course, trick or treating. While we love trick or treating too, as dental professionals we also understand how sugary treats can lead to tooth decay and… Read more »

FAQs About Gum Recession And Gum Disease 

We often talk about our teeth, for example, what it takes to keep them bright and free of cavities. But our gums are an essential part of our smile, and when they recede or become diseased with periodontal issues, this could lead to tooth loss and serious complications for your smile. In today’s blog, your… Read more »