Does your child seem particularly sleepy during the day or wake up several times in the night? Often, the cause of these issues could be related to your child’s airways. In order to help your little one avoid serious complications later in life, including a higher risk of sleep apnea or an ADHD diagnosis, you should have these issues addressed. Fortunately, we can diagnose these common problems and offer comfortable and convenient treatment options for families in Dallas and Richardson, TX. When should you schedule an appointment? What warning signs should you watch for? Find out in today’s blog!
For many people, a brighter smile is an instant source of confidence. After all, that perfect smile can help you make a great first impression, whether meeting someone for a date or attending a job interview. We understand, and offer professional teeth whitening options for our patients in Dallas and Richardson, TX. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about the difference between our in-office and at-home teeth whitening systems, and discuss how you can help your smile stay brighter for months to come with routine preventive care!
Do you have missing teeth and worry about the health and appearance of your smile? As we grow older, the chances of losing one or more of our natural teeth increases. Leaving these gaps in your smile could lead to serious oral health complications, not to mention negative impacts on your smile’s appearance. In order to help people in Dallas and Richardson, TX, enjoy whole and beautiful smiles, we may prescribe implant dentistry, an advanced and long-lasting solution to minor and severe tooth loss. Let’s learn a little about how we prepare and place these new teeth, and what steps you can take to ensure they last for many years to come
Next week, children from across Richardson and Dallas, TX, will be returning to school. Families will be heading to the store to pick up school supplies, new clothes, and registering their children for the upcoming year. However, we want to make sure that area families don’t forget their children’s smiles! Our office is taking part in a back-to-school health fair on Sunday, August 11th, offering kids and families free dental care, raffles, and more, to help prepare little smiles for school! Find out more about this event in today’s blog, as well as information on the importance of routine checkups and cleanings, and proper brushing and flossing!
Have you ever heard of tongue scraping? Simply put, this is a preventive measure you can take to help remove bacteria from your smile and improve overall oral health. In today’s blog, we would like to discuss the benefits of tongue scraping, as well as other homecare routines that improve smiles in Dallas, TX.
When a cavity forms, a filling is crucial for protecting the tooth. But what if a cavity hasn’t fully formed, or we find one in the earliest stages? In these scenarios, we may be able to help little smiles in Richardson, TX, with silver diamine fluoride (SDF). Find out how this unique treatment helps stop the progress of a cavity in one visit!
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 Dallas, TX, dentist will answer questions about periodontal disease.
When you head to the store to find a toothbrush and toothpaste, the sheer variety of options available can be overwhelming. Which kind do you need? Do they really offer the various benefits promised? How do you choose? Well, don’t worry! Your Richardson, TX, dentist has a few tips to make the selection process much easier, and a few instructions for better brushing and flossing!
Without routine care and good oral hygiene, children and teens could be susceptible to tooth decay and gum disease, among other oral health concerns. However, a few routine steps in their day-to-day life could help protect their smiles. What can your Dallas, TX, dentist, and you, do to help your kids enjoy healthy summer smiles?
The best way to restore your smile after tooth loss is to find the most lifelike replacement for the ones you’ve lost. In many cases, that means supporting your dental crown, bridge, or denture on one or more dental implants, which are the only way to reestablish the support of your lost teeth roots. At our Dallas, TX, dental office, we may recommend placing an appropriate number of dental implants to support your restoration thanks to their many benefits, including giving your new smile a healthier and more natural-looking appearance. (more…)