Our last blog explained how professional teeth whitening helps improve the beauty of the smile by removing teeth stains. But what if you have misshapen teeth, or minor damage like chips and cracks? In today’s blog, your Garland, TX, dentist will discuss how bonding and contouring can provide a lifelike repair for esthetic concerns in one visit!
We’re so glad to be able to open our doors and treat patients in Garland, TX, and surrounding communities once more! We’ve made several changes to our routine and have begun implementing new health and safety guidelines to ensure the protection of our patients and team members. Now that our doors are open to more than just emergency care, we’d love to offer elective cosmetic care, such as professional teeth whitening, to those interested in a brighter smile
We want to see patients of all ages every few months for a checkup and dental cleaning. Even if you brush and floss daily from home, you still need to see our team for preventive visits, as this allows us to keep an eye on your oral health and keep major oral health issues from developing. In today’s blog, your Garland, TX, dentist discusses the importance of a checkup and cleaning, and why you should schedule one as soon as our doors open again.
Without routine care at home, your smile could not only become vulnerable to common issues like tooth decay, but also to gingivitis and gum disease. Since your gums frame your smile and keep your teeth securely in place, their health is crucial for your smile’s function and beauty. In today’s blog, your Garland, TX, dentist talks about what you can do to avoid gum disease from home.
While we’re at home, and our office is open only for emergency dental visits, professional cosmetic treatment is out of reach. However, that doesn’t mean our Garland, TX, patients must contend with serious teeth stains. In fact, we have a few ideas to help you reduce the severity of stains, and improve your oral health in the process!
Many families are struggling with stress right now. Trying to homeschool, being furloughed, or trying to balance your kids being home with attending jobs as essential employees can all lead to anxiety for everyone involved. Over time, high levels of stress could also lead to teeth grinding! In today’s blog, your Garland, TX, dentist talks about bruxism and possible solutions.
Have you noticed your tooth has started feeling sensitive, or possibly even ache? A toothache could be telling you lots of things, possibly even alerting you to the presence of a cavity or an infection. Since your Garland, TX, dentist is still offering emergency care on a case-by-case basis, we can help address the factors behind an aching tooth and preserve your smile in the process.
Staying home helps slow the spread of COVID-19, also known as Coronavirus, and protects the more vulnerable members of our communities. Since we’re only offering emergency care at the moment, that means you can’t attend your routine checkups and cleanings for the time being. Your Garland, TX, dentist doesn’t want to see your oral health suffer, so we’re talking about the steps you can take to keep your smile healthy and strong!
When a tooth develops an infection, treatment is crucial to avoid the loss of the tooth altogether. We’re currently only offering our Garland, TX, patients emergency care, but that includes treating infections. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how to prevent them, and how we treat them once they develop.
To flatten the curve and slow the spread of COVID-19, many people across the DFW area are staying home and doing what they can to protect the health of themselves and their families. But what happens when a dental emergency arrives? If you develop a damaged tooth, your Garland, TX, dentist suggests scheduling an emergency visit so we can repair the issue.