Do you or someone you love ever grind their teeth? Without treatment, persistent teeth grinding can pose a serious threat to smiles in Garland, TX. In today’s blog, we’re using a fun quiz to discuss the warning signs of bruxism and the dangers of avoiding treatment.
Next week, schools across the state will officially open for the new school year. Which means between classes, special events, and extracurricular activities, you might have a difficult time finding a moment to bring your children to the dentist. So, why not schedule a back to school visit for your little ones today?
Veneers are different from crowns and fillings. They are designed solely to improve the appearance of your smile, helping you obtain a smile you’ll be proud to show the world. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at how porcelain veneers can improve smile beauty.
Everyone deserves to be proud of their smile’s appearance, but when one or more tooth blemishes affect that appearance, choosing whether or not to address them isn’t always easy. For instance, you might dislike how a chipped tooth looks, and yet question if fixing it is worth the effort of crowning the tooth or undergoing some other complex procedure. Fortunately, that decision is easier for patients in Garland, TX, thanks to minimally invasive, yet highly effective, cosmetic solutions such as tooth bonding. Rather than completely capping your tooth as a crown does, bonding simply repairs or corrects the blemish on your tooth to optimize its natural health and beauty. (more…)
There are a number of options for whitening teeth at home, from store bought strips to special rinses. However, for professional level whitening, you should talk to our office about our at-home system. We can help our patients in Garland, TX obtain brighter smiles.
When most people think of a dental emergency, they may immediately think of severely damaged, loose, or lost teeth. They rarely consider the chipped tooth that they may have put up with for years now, or how the damage may be affecting the rest of their oral health. Even if a chipped tooth doesn’t hurt, it can lead to a variety of other issues that require increasingly more complex treatment. Fortunately for patients in Garland, TX, we can perform emergency treatment on chipped, broken, or otherwise compromised teeth so that you can minimize its effect on your long-term oral health. (more…)
When you lose several teeth, or in some cases all of them, then you need a prosthetic. Otherwise, the health of your smile can suffer and you can experience negative impacts on your quality of life. Fortunately for patients in Garland, TX, we can address advanced tooth loss with full and partial dentures.
Dental implants are different than bridges or dentures. In addition to enjoying a 98% success rate, they also offer greater security and can last much longer then other prosthetics. In today’s blog, we’re answering common questions patients often ask about implant dentistry.
If you’ve lost one or more teeth, then the gaps in your smile can lead to serious discomfort, among other complications. However, we can use a custom-made prosthetic, such as a dental bridge, to fill these gaps and improve your smile’s health and appearance.
If you have one or more missing teeth, then the health of your smile can suffer. Not to mention, you may also have issues with the appearance of your smile. In order to address tooth loss, your smile may need a prosthetic, such as a bridge or a dental implant.