Category: Family Dentistry

Preventing Cavities On Thanksgiving

What have you planned for your Thanksgiving holiday? Due to pandemic concerns, many people will be forgoing the usual large holiday gatherings. However, that doesn’t mean we’ll also be forgoing our favorite dishes, many of which are high in sugar and starch. In today’s blog, your Houston, TX, dentist has a few tips for protecting… Read more »

Providing Relief For Your TMJ Headaches

When you have chronic headaches or migraines, the cause could be linked to the bite function and balance of your smile. The result of stress and strain on your jaw joints, TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, could mean painful headaches and more. Fortunately, your Houston, TX, dentist has treatment options to restore health, balance,… Read more »

Prevent Teeth Grinding Damage With A Nightguard

Bruxism, in which we grind and clench our teeth frequently as we sleep, could lead to damaged smiles and a host of potential complications. To treat the issue and protect your smile from chips and cracks, your Houston, TX, dentist may suggest treatment with a bruxism nightguard! In today’s blog, find out how a comfortable… Read more »

Responding To Common Dental Emergencies

If you have pain in one or more teeth, or have chipped one, this means you need to see the dentist for emergency care. In today’s blog, your Houston, TX, dentist will look at how we treat these issues, and what you can do to ease discomfort until we can see you. Remember, treating these… Read more »

The Terror Of Tooth Decay!

Halloween is a fun holiday, with a chance to wear cool costumes and of course, watch scary movies. But this holiday also encourages a lot of candy consumption, which could mean a higher risk of cavities in children and adults alike. In today’s blog, your Houston, TX, dentist looks at what you and your family… Read more »

When Do Children Need To See The Dentist?

When was the last time you made an appointment for your child to see the dentist? Routine visits every few months are essential for keeping little smiles strong and free of issues like cavities or gingivitis. In today’s blog, your Houston, TX, dentist will look at what we do to protect smiles of all ages… Read more »

Schedule Your Checkup And Cleaning

Every six months, we want to see our patients for a checkup and cleaning. Even if you brush and floss and enjoy a good diet, your teeth could still be vulnerable to poor oral health without these regular visits. In today’s blog, your Houston, TX, dentist will look at how we treat checkups and cleanings.

3 Important Dental Hygiene Tips

While at home, people of all ages need to practice good oral hygiene. The steps you take to care for your smile at home are often essential for avoiding not just bad breath and stained teeth, but also protecting your teeth and gums from decay and disease! In today’s blog, your Houston, TX, dentist offers… Read more »

Protecting Your Smile’s Health With Ultrasonic Scaling

A routine cleaning removes plaque and tartar to help protect the health of your smile. However, sometimes you may need more than just a regular dental cleaning. For a more substantial cleaning, your Houston, TX, dentist may suggest a scaling and root planing, also known as a deep cleaning, with an ultrasonic scaling device. Find… Read more »

Dehydration Can Hurt Your Efforts To Maintain Healthy Teeth

Is there a chance that your current diet is making it hard for you to protect yourself against oral health problems? While some people hurt their smile by consuming too many sugary, unhealthy products, others may have a harder time fighting problems because of dehydration. During periods where you are dehydrated, your body may have… Read more »