2020 is here, which means now is a great time to take stock of your life and see what improvements you would like to make. If you have unsightly gaps in your smile due to tooth loss, why not talk to your Dallas, TX, dentist about a long-lasting and lifelike solution? With dental implants, we have a unique option that replaces missing teeth and helps protect smiles from the complications related to minor and severe tooth loss. How do we replace missing teeth with dental implants, and what makes someone a candidate for this natural-looking solution?
When was the last time you brought your child in to see your Richardson, TX, dentist? Routine visits are crucial for identifying and addressing common oral health issues in the early stages. While parents may be familiar with issues like cavities and gingivitis, they may not know about airway obstructions and other issues that could impact not only smile health, but overall health as well. In today’s blog, we’re discussing what we look for in a routine pediatric evaluation, and when parents should bring their children in for one. All children benefit from preventive visits and routine care, and that first visit may need to happen earlier than you might think!
Have you finished your holiday shopping yet? We know finding the right gifts and stocking stuffers for your friends and family can really be difficult. Well, your Dallas, TX, dentist would like to help! In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about gift and stocking stuffer ideas for your friends and even your little ones. We would also like to discuss treatment options to help protect your teeth and gums throughout the holiday season, so you start 2020 with optimal oral health and a bright smile!
When you need to straighten crooked teeth, you may have a wide range of options to choose from. Today, those options often include clear orthodontic aligners, which are designed to realign crooked teeth to position them in ways that allow your bite to function better, your smile to look more appealing, and your oral health to be more easily maintained. For many patients, the most beneficial solution is the Smile Direct, which is an advanced clear aligner system that is custom-designed to your needs using highly precise and accurate digital technology. Designed to make orthodontic treatment much simpler and more streamlined, as well, your Smile Direct aligners can be worn without the need for routine monthly visits. After reviewing your treatment plan to ensure it will achieve the appropriate results, we can provide you with clear aligners that will guide the direction of your new smile in as few as six months. (more…)
In just a couple weeks, the Thanksgiving holiday will be here! After that, people will be getting ready for the winter holidays, like Christmas and Hanukkah. This season means plenty of gatherings with friends, family, and co-workers. We understand that people want to look their best at these events, and that includes their smile. In today’s blog, we would like to discuss how cosmetic dentistry can help brighten smiles in Richardson and Dallas. With cosmetic dentistry, we can help you obtain a stunning smile just in time for the holidays!
With the temperatures cooling and the winter holidays right around the corner, this means an increased consumption of sugary foods and other factors that could elevate the risk of stained teeth. In today’s blog, we want to talk about what our patients in Dallas and Richardson, TX, can do to help keep their smiles bright and control unsightly discoloration through the holidays and the rest of the year. In addition, we would like to remind our patients that we have cosmetic treatment options to help remove these stains and offer a more attractive smile, often in as little as one visit!
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 other serious oral health problems. In order to help families enjoy this spooky holiday without putting smiles at risk, we offering our annual Halloween Buyback Program at our Richardson and Dallas, TX, offices on Tuesday, November 5th! After all, what could possibly be scarier than tooth decay?
No one feels good about missing teeth. Tooth loss may cause poor oral heath and could have negative impacts on your social life. In order to help people in Dallas and Richardson, TX, enjoy a full smile that allows you to eat comfortably, speak without difficulty, and smile with pride, we may suggest dental implants or implant-secured dental prosthetics. But how long does a dental implant last? What should our patients expect from the implant process? Find out how we help our patients enjoy full smiles, preventing missing teeth and offering strong and lifelike replacement options for minor and severe tooth loss!
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!