Restore Your Smile with Custom Dentures

PR-Admindentures, Houston dentist

Losing your biological teeth can be traumatic at any age. Our friendly and knowledgeable dental team can help guide you through the tooth replacement process. Dentures can be made to look and feel great allowing you to function day to day eating the foods you love, speaking clearly, and smiling with confidence. Denture Options Whether you require replacement for a … Read More

Sedation Dentistry: Relax and Take the Edge Off

PR-AdminHouston dentist, sedation dentistry

Many patients experience dental anxiety. Unfortunately, this often leads to compromised dental care. Patients who have dental related phobias tend to avoid the dentist until there is an issue. Instead of taking a proactive approach to their oral health care, they often take a reactive approach to minimize visits that make them uncomfortable. Sedation dentistry can help diminish tension, so … Read More

New City, New Dentist: What to Look For in a Dental Provider

PR-Adminemergency dentist, Houston dentist, root canal

You’ve relocated and now you’re faced with finding replacements to care for your health and personal needs. There are many different avenues when searching for a new dentist – ask yourself a few questions to determine the best way to get started. Determining Factors  Are you looking for just yourself or are there other family members to consider? If you … Read More

CEREC for Dental Crowns Placed in One Visit

PR-Admincrown, Houston dentist

You’ve carved time out of your busy life to go to the dentist because you know that it is important. When you’re told you need a dental crown, you immediately envision multiple lengthy visits and shutter at the thought of rearranging your schedule, again. Luckily, you won’t have to. Advances in dental technology now allow for high-quality, durable restorations in … Read More

Feeling Self Conscious About Your Smile?

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Are you lacking the confidence to flaunt your smile? Maybe you even cover it at times or try not to show your teeth? You have enough to worry about without throwing your smile into the mix. Cosmetic dentistry has many options to help revitalize your smile and boost self-confidence. Types of Cosmetic Dentistry One of the most highly sought-after forms … Read More

I Have Mild Sleep Apnea, Should I Still Seek Treatment?

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Sleep apnea is a condition that allows soft tissues in the mouth/throat to collapse during periods of sleep blocking the airway preventing oxygen from getting to the brain. For some, this can occur a few times a night – this might be considered a mild case. A more serious condition can see this happening many more times every night preventing … Read More

The Long-Term Effects of Plaque Build-Up

PR-AdminHouston dentist, teeth cleaning

There are millions of bacteria which live in our mouths on a regular basis and most of them are harmless. However, bacteria feeds on sugar compounds and eventually colonize to form that sticky white substance known as plaque. This translucent film coats teeth and settles into areas along the gum line. In just a few days, this sticky plaque can … Read More

Invisalign: The Clear Alternative to Braces

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Having straight teeth is more important than just a great smile. Crooked teeth create areas in the mouth where plaque builds leading to the potential for decay or gum disease. Teens and adults may be hesitant to wear bulky metal braces, but Invisalign clear braces have eliminated concern for those patients that require teeth straightening. A consultation with your Invisalign … Read More

When is a root canal procedure necessary?

PR-AdminHouston dentist, root canal

A root canal is needed when the nerve of the tooth has been impacted from deep dental decay, infection, or some kind of trauma to the tooth. If infection has occurred, an antibiotic may be prescribed. An x-ray will be needed to identify the number and location of all root canals for effective treatment. And if a root canal cannot … Read More