Posts By: maidentistry

Garland, TX Dentist Provides a Partial Dentures FAQ

Do you need the help of restorative dental pieces, such as, partial dentures to complete your smile? Then you may want to read today’s article. The use of restorative dentistry helps return functionality to smiles that have endured either partial or full tooth loss. To answer her patients questions about restorative dentistry, particularly about partial… Read more »

Garland, TX Dentist Explains How Dental Cleanings Work

The average American visits the dentist twice a year, as per a dentist’s suggestion. During the appointment, the dentist and a hygienist evaluate the state of your mouth by providing a dental cleaning followed by a comprehensive exam, which screens a number of differing areas. Today, Dr. Vi Truong-Mai, your Garland, TX dentist, discusses what… Read more »

Garland, TX Dentist Shares the Benefits of Banana Peels

The average person enjoys eating a banana and promptly throws away the peel because without the fruit, the peel is essentially useless. However, this common misconception is actually very untrue. In fact, banana peels provide a number of benefits for everyday use. Dr. Vi Truong-Mai, your Garland, TX dentist, provides this fun and informative article… Read more »

Garland Dentist: Learn About Cosmetic Dentistry with a Quiz

A recent Kelton Research study revealed that people with beautiful smiles are considered both more attractive and successful. A smile free of common dental issues, such as teeth stains or misalignment, can help make a great first impression and boost your confidence. In order to transform smiles, your Garland dentist, Dr. Vi Truong-Mai, offers cosmetic… Read more »

Garland, TX Family Dentist Discusses Types of Bites

Before anyone undergoes orthodontic treatment, a dentist must evaluate the state of your mouth. During this examination, the doctor is able to determine your misalignment issues and what type of bite (or malocclusion) you have. In fact, the severity of the bite is oftentimes the cause of crooked teeth. In the following article, Dr. Vi… Read more »

Garland, TX General Dentist Discusses Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

If you have a brand-new baby at-home, take care to read this article—it covers the topic of baby bottle tooth decay. Your Garland, TX general dentist, Dr. Vi Truong-Mai explains what baby bottle tooth decay is and how to prevent the ailment from happening to your little one. What is Baby Bottle Tooth Decay? Baby… Read more »

Garland, TX Dentist Discusses Pacifiers and Your Baby

The pacifier is sometimes considered a savior for mothers. Using a pacifier can miraculously calm a baby, lull them to sleep, or just keep them busy for a little while. Yet, as handy a pacifier is, some drawbacks do exist from frequently using one. To explain both the positives and the negatives of using a… Read more »

Garland, TX Dentist Says Kids Can Wear Partial Dentures

Did you know that kids can wear partial dentures if they have endured premature tooth loss? In fact, many dentists recommend using childhood partials to ensure the child’s adult teeth come in properly. Dr. Vi Truong-Mai, your Garland, TX dentist talks about partial dentures for kids. Tooth Loss Amongst Children Losing baby teeth is a… Read more »

Garland, TX Dentist Informs Patients about Teeth Contouring

Once a patient has reached adulthood, correcting smiles seems to take more importance. After all, a nice-looking smile projects a sense of friendliness, approachability, and trustworthiness. While braces do produce successful results, the process takes awhile; plus, not many people wish to wear braces as adults. If the alignment issue is rather minor, though, tooth… Read more »

Learn Proper Gum Contouring Aftercare, from Your Garland, TX Dentist

Gum contouring (or crown lengthening) has become a very popular procedure to correct smiles with an uneven gum to enamel ratio—also called a gummy smile. To ensure her patients have a successful recovery after a gum contouring procedure, your Garland, TX dentist, Dr. Vi Truong-Mai, shares the following aftercare instructions. What to Do Post-Procedure Take… Read more »