Posts Categorized: Preventive Dentistry

Avoiding Cavities After Thanksgiving

In a week many of us will be preparing for our Thanksgiving celebration. While the day will look very different than other years, that doesn’t mean we won’t still indulge in our favorite meal options. However, many of these favorites are high in cavity-causing ingredients, such as sugar and starch. In today’s blog, your Garland,… Read more »

We’ve Made Changes To Keep You Safe

Our team understands that many people have put off routine visits to the dentist out of concern about the COVID-19 pandemic. However, your Garland, TX, dentist also knows that without checkups and cleanings, and routine care for toothaches or sore gums, very serious complications could arise that may even lead to tooth loss! To ensure… Read more »

A Popping In Your Jaw Could Mean TMD

When your jaw frequently pops and clicks, this could mean you have a serious disorder caused by imbalance. TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, could lead to difficulty opening and closing your mouth, and serious complications like bruxism. In today’s blog, your Garland, TX, dentist will explain how we treat issues like TMJ disorder with… Read more »

The Health Risks Of Untreated Bruxism

Bruxism refers to the chronic grinding and clenching of the teeth, a habit that occurs mainly at night and for many, could lead to broken teeth and aching jaws. In today’s blog, your Garland, TX, dentist is going to outline the dangers of ignoring bruxism, and what the long-term impacts could be. We’re also going… Read more »

Schedule A Back-To-School Visit

Whether you or your children will be heading back to school online or in-person, we suggest setting up your checkup and cleaning visit before your schedule becomes too hectic! A preventive visit helps ensure families in Garland, TX, and surrounding communities return to their education with stronger and brighter smiles!

Can I Avoid Serious Discoloration?

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… Read more »

Could Stress Cause Me To Grind My Teeth?

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… Read more »

5 Tips For Maintaining Better Oral Hygiene

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… Read more »