October 12, 2018
Dental anxiety is a lot more common than you may think. In fact, between 9 and 20 percent of Americans avoid going to the dentist entirely because of anxiety or fear. If you’re afraid of going either because of an irrational fear or because of a prior negative experience, just know that you are not alone.
As a result, dentists are looking for effective solutions to make receiving dental care easier for those with anxiety. By visiting a sedation dentist in Katy, TX, you can use NuCalm, an alternative and natural solution to anxiety and fear while visiting the dentist. Keep reading to learn how it works and the benefits!
September 24, 2018
Most of us are reasonably diligent when it comes to using a toothbrush. But did you know that flossing is just as important as brushing to protect your teeth and gums? As much as 30% of the food particles that can cause dental issues may be hiding in places that only floss string can reach. With that in mind, here are some flossing tips from a dentist in Katy TX.
July 10, 2018
Your oral health is important to you, and you want to enhance and maintain it. Your Katy, TX dentist says one of the simplest ways to accomplish that is by consistently brushing your teeth with the proper techniques. As you read on, you’ll learn five brushing tips that will maximize your oral hygiene efforts and protect your teeth from the bacteria that seek to cling to them and cause destruction.
June 6, 2018
Is your filling becoming so large that it just isn’t enough to protect you anymore? Maybe you sustained a dental injury recently and need to restore your cracked tooth. Whatever the case, restorative dental devices like dental crowns can restore the appearances and function of your existing teeth.
Today, your dentist will go over why patients may need a dental crown in Katy, TX, what their purpose is, and what you can expect during the process.
May 30, 2018
Does your smile matter? A recent study shows that one-third of the people you meet will notice the condition of your teeth before anything else at a first-time meeting. One of the best ways to avoid making a bad first impression is to correct your smile with porcelain veneers in Katy, TX. As you read on, you’ll learn about the process and how it can change your life!
April 8, 2018
Unfortunately, not everyone is born with naturally straight teeth, which is among the leading reasons 22% of adults do not like the appearance of their smiles. If you find yourself among those who do not like how their teeth look, you can get the smile of your dreams without brackets and wires. Now, many teens and adults are choosing clear braces in Katy. Using clear aligners, you can get a straight smile in as little as one year without having to worry about the embarrassment of braces.
February 2, 2018
For far too long, you’ve been trapped by the limitations of not having the smile that you desire. It has caused you to withdraw from activities that you’d like to participate in, has damaged your self-esteem and has hindered your ability to interact with other people. But thankfully, through the wonders of cosmetic dentistry, there is help for you with porcelain veneers. But before you have the procedure done your dentist wants you to know what to expect and explain how to care for them, so that you can enjoy your brilliant new smile for years to come.
January 2, 2018
You still remember when you lost your first tooth as a child. You were so excited about the whole event, and the quarter that the tooth fairy left under your pillow was an added perk. Well you’re in a different phase of your life now, where your missing teeth are definitely not celebrated. Instead, it’s a very sad occasion because you know that they won’t miraculously grow again. So you’re looking for a way to restore your smile and your happiness. Your dentist has been working with a method that has been proven to be effective, comfortable and secure – flexible dentures. Learn more about this amazing new option as you read further.
December 14, 2017
When it comes to the health of your teeth and gums, it relies on their cleanliness by keeping them free from plaque and tartar. In addition to your home oral hygiene habits, a regular dental cleaning and checkup are equally as important. During your examination, your dentist may suggest a deep cleaning if you have signs of gum disease or tartar accumulations. Now, you can benefit from a more effective cleaning using state-of-the-art technology. With an ultrasonic scaler, you will experience the difference as tartar is easily washed away.
November 19, 2017
Do you want straighter teeth but don’t want to be labeled as a “metal mouth”? You might be thinking about getting Invisalign because it’s an alternative to traditional braces that is still very effective — but that doesn’t put stripes and squares all over your smile. However, it’s good to keep in mind that while Invisalign is most certainly less noticeable than its old school counterpart, it isn’t impossible to see. How can you expect this teeth straightening method to affect your appearance?