Category: Family Dentistry

Problems Dental Cleanings Help You Prevent

You should carefully and thoroughly clean your teeth each day. If you do so effectively, you control tartar buildup and prevent problems with dental decay and gum disease. As important as it is to do this, remember that you are not the only person who can protect your smile through preventive care. At our Houston,… Read more »

Protecting Gums Through Ultrasonic Scaling

You can give your teeth and gums the right support through your daily oral hygiene efforts. Taking the time each day to thoroughly clean your smile will keep bacteria from building up on the roots of your teeth and creating problems for your overall health. At your regular dental checkups with your Houston, TX dentist,… Read more »

Dental Cleanings And Effective Tartar Control

While tartar buildup does not require restorative dental work, it does call for care in the dentist’s office. This substance forms when plaque deposits harden, creating accumulations of harmful materials that remain on your teeth until they are cleaned by your hygienist. Without the right in-office care, this can lead to more issues with dental… Read more »

Enjoying The Holidays While Protecting Your Smile

It is easy to feel excited for the holiday season, but while this time of year offers many opportunities for fun, it can be a good time to think about how you can make sure your smile remains healthy. Festive gatherings can be a delight, but they can also provide you with an array of… Read more »

Improve The Tooth Fairy Tradition

The Tooth Fairy is a common part of growing up. Having your child place a lost baby tooth under their pillow and then replacing it with a small amount of money is a fun way to help them feel more secure about losing part of themselves. It also presents a good opportunity to teach them… Read more »

Back To School Dental Visits Are Important

Regularly scheduled visits to the dentist are an important part of maintaining a healthy mouth. You and your family should strive to go in for exams and cleanings every six months. If you have kids, there’s no better time to schedule a visit than right before the school year starts. This is especially true now… Read more »

Our Team Offers Emergency Dental Care

When you chip a tooth, or one is knocked loose, this could lead to serious complications for your oral health. To prevent these complications and repair your smile, we offer emergency care, even if your injury happens outside of normal business hours. In today’s blog, your Houston, TX, dentist will discuss our approach to emergency… Read more »

How We Protect Little Smiles

We know that children benefit from the same preventive care as adults, and that they also benefit from unique treatments as well. In today’s blog, your Houston, TX, dentist is discussing our approach to children’s dentistry, and how we help kids of all ages enjoy strong, healthy smiles for years to come.

Cleaning Your Teeth With An Ultrasonic Scaler

We explained last week how a checkup and an oral cancer screening are essential for keeping smiles strong and healthy. In today’s blog, your Houston, TX, dentist wants to keep this discussion going by looking at cleaning. With routine cleaning appointments and scaling and root planings, we fight plaque buildup to prevent cavities, gum disease,… Read more »

Am I Brushing My Teeth Enough?

Without regular care from home, oral bacteria could lead to plaque buildup and with it, stained teeth, bad breath, and yes, an increased risk of tooth decay and gum disease. To help protect your smile, you need to take action from home. In today’s blog, your Houston, TX, dentist will explain the steps necessary to… Read more »