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Get a Smile Makeover with Cosmetic Periodontal Surgery!
Are you unhappy with your smile because you feel like your teeth are small or disproportionate? If so, it may not actually be your teeth’s fault. You may have a “gummy” smile because of excess gum tissue and not because your teeth are too small. While you may not realize it, the amount and shape […]
Are dental implants worth the investment?
One of the most common questions asked is, “How much are dental implants?” and then, “Are dental implants worth the investment?”. Answers to both of these questions can be complex and vary greatly by the individual. In order to answer these questions more fully, any patient in the Dallas area considering dental implants should have […]
6 Tips For Managing and Overcoming Dental Anxiety
As a periodontal and dental implant practice in Dallas, we understand that many people experience anxiety when faced with the need for any kind of professional dental or oral healthcare. From routine cleanings to more invasive procedures, simply the idea of hands and tools poking and prodding around in your mouth can cause any level […]
Sports and Your Teeth: Which Sports Rank Highest For Dental Injuries?
Happy Monday, everyone! The rain is gone, Texas is heating up, and school is just about over for students in Dallas. Of course, all of this means that summer is just around the corner. While we may not love the heat, summer does bring with it all kinds of enjoyable pastimes (Texas Rangers, anyone?). One […]
Masks are coming down, and smiles are coming out…4 tips to promote your health and well-being
All across North Texas masks are starting to come down. With the increase in fully-vaccinated individuals and cases on the decline, businesses throughout Dallas are starting to loosen mask and social distancing restrictions. It is just so refreshing to start to see smiles again. Of course as a periodontics and dental implant office, we get […]
What are the leading causes of tooth loss in adults?
If you are concerned about your oral and dental health, then a question you may have asked yourself or your dentist (or other dental health professional) is: “What are the leading causes of tooth loss in adults?” And the answer may surprise you. You may think that the answer is related to trauma, cavities (dental […]
Fascinating Facts About Fluoride
Fluoride may not be something you think about often. You may not even be aware of its significance or its presence in your daily life. Did you know that fluoride is something you consume daily? Fluoride itself is a naturally occurring mineral found in water, soil, plants, rocks, air, and is also in your bones […]
What is the difference between dentures and dental implants?
When people think about tooth loss replacement, many people think of dentures. Oftentimes we have in mind a jovial grandpa who spits his dentures out during family reunions just to get a dramatic reaction out of his grandkids. In fact, you may have actually experienced this exact scenario. 🙂 And whether you found it hysterical […]
Why are my teeth sensitive in winter?
Well, Dallas, it looks like we experienced an entire winter in one week. Welcome to Texas, right? But all jokes aside, so many have been so seriously impacted by this winter storm. Our hearts go out to everyone who is still recovering, and we wish the best for our patients and community here in North […]
Healthy Foods for Healthy Teeth and Gums
Right now we are all concerned about our own health and the health of our families. While we are all following recommended guidelines about hand washing, mask wearing, social distancing, etc, in order to protect ourselves and our community from the current health crisis, we should also be thinking about how we can promote and […]