When you have a toothache, this could be caused by everything from changes in elevation to sinus or allergy issues. However, if the pain persists for more than a few hours, or for perhaps a day or more, then the pain could be related to tooth decay, dental infection, or other oral health issues. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, dentist will talk about how we approach restoring a decayed or damaged tooth, and bring relief for your aching teeth! We will also look at simple actions you and your family can take each day to limit the risk of oral health complications, like tooth decay!
Did you know that every year, we offer free care for kids in need as part of the ADA Foundation’s Give Kids A Smile Day? At our office, your Richardson and Dallas, TX, dentist and our team will offer a variety of preventive treatments to help manage the oral health of babies, toddlers, older children, and teens, helping them avoid the onset of major oral health issues. In today’s blog, we’re going to take time to discuss these treatment options, and urge parents to register their little ones now, as space is limited!
A number of factors could mean the loss of our natural teeth, from untreated cavities or infection, to advanced gum disease or even an injury. Without replacement, the gap in your smile could mean development of major oral health complications. However, to improve the health and function of your smile, and create a long-lasting prosthetic that lasts for decades to come, your Dallas and Richardson, TX, dentist may suggest implant dentistry.
How do you feel about the appearance of your smile? Do you ever see dental discoloration or perhaps a misshapen tooth and wish for a more attractive one? We understand, and offer an array of unique treatments designed to improve the beauty of your smile, and often, the health and function as well. In today’s blog, your Richardson, TX, dentist will talk about our cosmetic treatment options, and how we can help you start your journey to a stunning, shining new smile!
We’re almost there! 2020 is coming to end in a just a few days, and we’ll be enjoying safe and socially-distant New Year’s Eve celebrations. Which means now is a time to focus on what you will be changing about yourself in 2021. Amid vows to start new hobbies or get in shape, what if you made a resolution to see your Dallas, TX, dentist to help you and your family enjoy optimal oral health? In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about the treatment options we offer families in our community!
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 day off you and your family need to take steps to protect smiles. In today’s blog, your Richardson, TX, dentist explains what kids and adults can do to safeguard teeth and gums throughout the rest of 2020!
We’re now in the ninth month of a global pandemic caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which is responsible for the disease COVID-19. In the past few months, medical professionals have become aware of the many ways the disease leaves people who have recovered vulnerable to a wide range of serious issues, including heart attacks and stroke. However, there is also emerging evidence that your oral health itself could leave your vulnerable to superinfections should you develop and recover from disease. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, dentist would like to cover this topic in detail, and also discuss the steps we’re taking to not only keep your smiles safe, but to protect patients from COVID-19 when they visit our office.
Next week, many of us will be celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday, which means that the end of 2020 is right around the corner! While few of us will be sad to see such a challenging and stressful year come to a close, we should also take time to thank about our smiles. For many people, their 2020 dental insurance benefits and any accrued health saving funds will expire at midnight on December 31st. We want to make sure you contact us now to use them before you use them! In today’s blog, your Richardson, TX, dentist will explain what we can do to lower our risk of developing cavities, and also discuss safety tips for preventing the spread of COVID-19.
Halloween may be over, but between the excess candy and the sugary sweets of the holiday season, children’s teeth could soon become vulnerable to issues like tooth decay. To safeguard them against cavities, your Dallas, TX, dentist recommends care at home, and in our office, to strengthen teeth and protect them from cavities and premature tooth loss. Our team knows how to work with children to help them feel welcome, and we’re eager to talk them through the treatment process and ensure they remain calm and relaxed. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at a few simple ways to help little smiles stay strong, bright, and whole! After all, strong teeth and gums often help protect people of all ages from a wide range of common health issues throughout their lifetime.
Halloween is right around the corner, which means soon you and your little ones may be hitting the streets trick or treating, or engaging in other socially-distant holiday fun. While we love Halloween as much as anyone, being dental professionals means we also know that too much candy could mean toothaches and tooth decay! To help protect little smiles in our community, and ensure everyone gets to enjoy their Halloween fun, we’re offering our annual Halloween Candy Buy Back Program! Your Richardson, TX, dentist will buy your child’s treats, and donate it to Operation Gratitude, an amazing program that helps support our troops overseas.