Category: Preventive Dentistry

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 »

Can Sports Drinks Cause Cavities?

Staying active is great for maintaining good overall health, whether you’re a kid or an adult. However, to stay safe during the summer you need to be hydrated, replenishing the water you lose from the Texas heat. For many kids and adults in Richardson, TX, the most popular way to do this is to grab… Read more »

Don’t Forget To Schedule An Oral Cancer Screening

Did you know that April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month? We want to take this time to remind our Dallas, TX, patients why a yearly screening is vital for their overall health. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about the screening process, and discuss warning signs you should be aware of. Remember, the earlier… Read more »

The Link Between Allergies And Toothaches

Spring is here! Which means longer days, sunnier weather, and for many of us, seasonal allergies. In addition to runny noses and itchy and watery eyes, many people will have to contend with aching teeth. What’s the link between allergies and toothaches, and when should our Richardson, TX, patients see us about an aching tooth?

What Causes Gum Recession?

Protecting the health of our gums is essential for preserving your teeth and enjoying optimal oral health. However, if recession begins to occur, you could be suffering from gum disease. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, dentist explains how to combat gum recession and protect the health of your smile, avoiding tooth loss and other… Read more »

How Does Flossing Prevent Gum Disease?

Last week, we looked at steps our Dallas, TX, patients could take to avoid tooth decay. Today, we would like to focus on gum health. Without proper care, your gums could develop periodontal disease, leading to serious discomfort and an increased risk of tooth loss. However, daily care, such as flossing, could help prevent the… Read more »