When our patients have more information about caring for their teeth and mouth, we find that they are more proactive about preventing diseases, improving and maintaining their dental health. That’s why we have included several articles related to our treatments and technology on this page. You can read the articles by clicking on the link below. If you have any further questions, contact us at 972-359-6611. We are happy to discuss these with you.
Brushing Right Can Save Your Life
Although most people are aware of the reasons behind proper, daily tooth brushing, few people realize that clean teeth and healthy gums can protect against a wide variety of other general, even life-threatening, health problems!
Composite Resins: Strengthen Your Smile
If you're embarrassed about your smile because of decayed, disfigured, or discolored teeth, you may be a good candidate for composite resins.
If you’re self-conscious about your smile due to cracked, broken, decayed, or worn teeth, we can bring back your healthy, natural-looking smile with dental crowns.
Gum Disease: Serious But Treatable
Although gum disease is terribly pervasive, it's also preventable. Conservative estimates report that up to 80% of people unknowingly have some amount of chronic gum disease.
Implants - Permanent, Secure Tooth Replacements
When people lose permanent teeth due to accident, injury, disease or extraction, dental implants can be a secure, functional replacement option.
12,000 people in the US die every year from oral cancer. It is painless in the early stages and screenings are often overlooked by other health care providers. Dentists are medical specialists of the mouth, therefore the most qualified person to evaluate this special part of the overall mouth. Oral cancer, which has a high mortality rate unless caught in the very early stages, is painless, sneaky and often undetected until it’s advanced far beyond what's successfully treatable.
Porcelain veneers can often provide people who have chipped, stained, discolored, unevenly spaced, or even slightly crooked front teeth with a completely new-looking smile in just a few simple appointments.
TMJ disorder or TMD can cause a wide variety of mild to severe symptoms, from jaw clicking and minor discomfort to sharp pain in your temple, ear, jaw and teeth; it can also "lock" your jaw open or shut, or dislocate the jaw altogether.
Under Armour mouthguards use Armourbite™ technology to provide athletes with a custom-made fit that can actually increase performance. How is this possible? The secret lies in their ability to prevent jaw clenching, a natural response to stress that also triggers the body's release of cortisol, the stress hormone responsible for feelings of fatigue. Because Under Armour mouthguards prevent jaw clenching, you can look forward to better concentration, more energy, and extra strength when you need it.
The Zoom! In-Office Whitening System is a revolutionary tooth whitening procedure. It's safe, effective and fast - very fast.