Month: February 2015

When Does Teeth-Whitening Not Work?

Few things can affect your confidence as much as your smile, and few things can affect your smile’s appearance as consistently as teeth stains. Fortunately, in most cases, teeth stains can often be erased with a professional teeth-whitening treatment. Sometimes, though, stains and discoloration can be too stubborn for a traditional bleaching treatment to address…. Read more »

What Does Dental Discomfort Mean to You?

Usually, a dental issue (like tooth decay or gum disease) will be detected by its symptoms during your routine dental examination and cleaning appointments. In some cases, like a tooth that cracks or breaks due to accidental trauma, you might be fully aware that there’s a problem as soon as it happens. Sometimes, however, you… Read more »

Tooth Contouring FAQs

In most cases, we find that patients can easily point to one concern they have about the appearance of their smiles. For patients who feel concerned about tooth shape or length, we may be able to offer you the improvements that you want with tooth contouring. This cosmetic treatment is comfortable and simple, allowing you… Read more »

In Case of Dental Emergency…

Would you be prepared and confident in a dental emergency? Although emergencies are inconvenient and sometimes unavoidable, you can reduce the risk of losing your teeth by knowing what steps to take in the event that something happens. A dental emergency can involve severe tooth damage, a tooth being knocked out, or becoming loose. Because… Read more »

Bonding for Your Tooth

The secret to your smile’s appearance is that even the most minor inconsistencies can have a dramatic impact. Small but noticeable stains; chipped or worn down edges; or slightly excessive spaces between teeth can make your entire smile seem imperfect. In many cases, however, correcting minor cosmetic issues can be achieved with a non-invasive, but… Read more »

Shakespeare In Fort Worth

Have you been feeling a bit sad since now that Valentine’s Day made its departure? Or, perhaps you were never one for hearts and flowers and instead prefer a bit of tragedy when it comes to stories of love. Fortunately, Shakespeare offers something for everyone with his romantic yet tragic tales of love. For those… Read more »

The Benefits of Dental Implants

If you have been thinking about restoring your smile in the wake of tooth loss, you have a made a very wise decision. For patients considering the benefits of dental implants, we encourage you to take a closer look at the lengthy list of potential advantages. While choosing any dental prosthetic will improve your smile… Read more »

Oral Health and Cowboys?

The Fort Worth Cattle Drive has earmarked the city with two enduring symbols recognized throughout the south: cowboys and cattle. The event mimics the Old West and the process of moving cattle from one location to the next. Historically, Fort Worth functioned as a crossroads for cattle drivers, which also evoked calling it “cowtown.” The… Read more »

Can Your Teeth Cause Headaches?

Chronic head pain can be extremely debilitating, especially when the cause remains unknown. When discussing headaches and migraines with your doctor, the important role your teeth play in your level of comfort is often overlooked. All it takes is one minor imbalance to create a huge array of complications. If you are a chronic sufferer,… Read more »

Planning and Placing Porcelain Veneers

Have you been looking for a way to achieve the brilliant, sparkling smile you seem to see on celebrities quite often? You may have even noticed you see this type of extraordinary appearance on friends and family members. That’s because porcelain veneers can transform the beauty of your smile – and the smile of most… Read more »