As your child becomes a teenager, you often give them a bit of freedom in regards to managing their personal care habits. However, a surprising number of teens fall short when it comes to handling their oral health needs, treating activities like brushing and flossing as a nuisance instead of part of a self-care routine.More
Did you know that over 90 percent of adults and children do not consume enough fruits and vegetables to meet dietary guidelines? It’s true.
To help bring attention to the issue, September has been declared Fruits and Veggies – More Matters month, an event designed to celebrate a variety of plant foods that are delicious, easy to prepare, and great for maintaining your health.More
Restorative dentistry is a term that covers a variety of dental treatments that can help restore both the look and function of teeth, gums, and mouth. Not to be confused with cosmetic dentistry, which includes treatments that focus solely on the appearance of your smile, restorative dental procedures typically correct a physical issue while also restoring the look as well.
At some point in their lives, most people will have at least one restorative dental procedure. Here are some of the most common ones performed at our Dallas dental office.More
Tooth sensitivity is a common issue, affecting approximately 57 percent of all dental patients. But, the pain and discomfort of sensitive teeth isn’t something you have to tolerate.
Many people can find relief from tooth sensitivity with the proper treatment. If you are suffering from pain or discomfort, here’s what you need to know.More
While saliva, or spit, isn’t usually the focus of poetry and prose like tears are, this fluid is actually pretty amazing, and not just because you can launch it from your body with just a bit of oral gymnastics.More
Many people aren’t sure what to do in the face of a dental emergency. In fact, most patients wrestle with defining what a genuine crisis is in the first place, particularly since they don’t want to make a call and schedule a last-minute appointment for something that isn’t serious.More
When most people think about oral health care, they focus on their teeth. While having healthy teeth is important, so is taking care of your gums.More
Based on a recent CDC survey, 39.5 percent of men aged 18 to 64 likely didn’t go to the dentist in 2015 (the most recent data available). In general, women tend to be more diligent about going to the dentist, and many wives quickly become frustrated if their husbands skip their appointments.More
While some changes to a person’s tongue may be harmless, others could be a sign of a potentially serious health problem, and it isn’t always easy to tell which are which. Here is an overview of some common tongue changes, what they could potentially mean, and whether you should make an emergency appointment with your Dallas dentist.More
The sun is shining, flowers are blooming, and students everywhere are preparing for graduation.
Graduating is a momentous occasion, and many people choose to acknowledge the accomplishment with a gift. But selecting something to give isn’t always easy.
To help you select an ideal gift, here are some graduation gift ideas worth exploring.More