Posts Categorized: General Dentistry

A Healthy Smile Promotes General Wellness

A healthy smile is about more than just bright teeth or avoiding cavities. Improved oral health has been shown to improve overall health as well. In today’s blog, your Garland, TX, dentist talks about the importance of keeping your teeth and gums healthy, and we also look at the steps we take to ensure our… Read more »

Be Sure To Use Those Dental Benefits

The holiday season is almost upon us, which means now is a great time to start seeing your dentist for treatment. You can use your 2019 insurance benefits before they expire, and greet the New Year with a more attractive smile. Learn more about our treatment options in today’s blog, and why you should set… Read more »

What Benefits Do Dental Cleanings Offer?

When was the last time you stopped in for a dental cleaning? We often remind our Garland, TX, patients just how vital a routine cleaning is for maintaining good oral health. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at the benefits of routine visits and having your teeth cleaned.

What Can You Do To Prevent Gum Disease?

Without preventive care and routine homecare, your gums can become inflamed and more likely to develop gum disease. While very common, periodontal disease does pose a number of risks for the stability of your smile. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to help prevent the onset of the disease.

Why Do We Need Checkups?

Last week, we took a look at the importance of dental cleanings. Every six months you also need another kind of visit, a dental exam. Why do we need checkups? With a routine exam, the dentist can help you enjoy a healthier smile and safeguard you against decay and other oral health concerns.

Why Does Your Jaw Pop?

Do you ever notice a crackling or popping sensation in your jaw? Why does your jaw pop? A popping jaw is often related to the onset of TMJ disorder, also known as TMD. A widespread jaw joint disorder, TMD can lead to serious complications without treatment. We can help restore the health and comfort of… Read more »

How Do You Protect Your Smile On Thanksgiving?

How do you celebrate Thanksgiving? If you plan on gathering with friends and family then you’re most likely looking forward to a big meal. While feasting and visiting, be sure to be aware of how sugary foods and drinks can endanger the health of your smile. You can take steps to protect your smile this… Read more »