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…)
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 a sports drink. However, many of these beverages could pose a serious risk for your smile!
Your children are probably celebrating the start of summer break, enjoying a chance to get away from school and enjoy themselves. However, summer can also be a time when kids consume too many sugary snacks and drinks, or neglect proper brushing and flossing! In today’s blog, your Richardson, TX, dentist is going to discuss how to help your little ones enjoy healthy summer smiles.
When we talk to our Dallas, TX, patients about addressing tooth loss with implant dentistry, most assume we use them to replace one missing tooth at a time. However, we can employ implant dentistry to secure lifelike and custom-made prosthetics, including bridges and dentures. How do dental implants offer secure and long-lasting dental prosthetics?
Caring for our smiles from home is essential for protecting teeth and gums from cavities and periodontal troubles, including gum disease. In today’s blog, we’re talking about steps our Richardson, TX, patients can take to improve brushing and flossing, protecting the health and appearance of the smile. Find out what you can do to enjoy a healthier smile!
Losing teeth doesn’t just mean the onset of cosmetic issues. Over time, the health of your smile, as well as your ability to eat and speak, could suffer due to tooth loss. In order to restore your smile’s function and health, we may suggest a custom-made treatment option. With dental implants, we have a unique method of addressing both minor and severe tooth loss in Dallas,TX.