Did you love your smile more before you noticed deep staining developing? In fact, have you now grown embarrassed about your teeth’s less-than-pearly white appearance? It can be difficult to feel confident when you know your smile has become discolored. Fortunately, that is why cosmetic dentistry exists. Cosmetic dental treatment like professional teeth whitening can help to lighten teeth by several shades, allowing for an improved appearance and with it renewed confidence, as well. (more…)
Can Your Dentist Help You Chew More Comfortably?
Are you struggling to enjoy your favorite foods and drinks, lately, all because of unexpected dental discomfort, or even outright tooth pain? If so, you might be feeling tempted to simply ignore the issue, hoping it will improve on its own. Unfortunately, while your teeth are incredibly strong, they lack the ability to repair themselves once they have been eroded. To help improve your comfort, and protect your teeth, then, it’s important to talk to your dentist about restorations, when you suspect you could have a problem.
Want to Enjoy Ice Cream Again? Talk to Your Restorative Dentist
Did you used to love nothing more than cooling off on a hot day, with a scoop of your favorite ice cream, a snow cone or even a popsicle? Has pesky tooth sensitivity gotten in the way of enjoying many of your favorite summertime treats? If so, don’t keep ignoring your smile’s sensitivity or discomfort. This could lead to worsening issues, including increased pain and even infection. Instead, talk to your restorative dentist about how a modern restoration, like a dental filling, should be able to help protect your tooth and improve your comfort. That way you can get back to enjoying your favorite iced treats, all year long! (more…)
Could You Be Susceptible to Gum Disease?
Ever wondered if your gums are as healthy as they could be? While it’s often easy to see signs of wear or damage on the teeth, it can be simple to overlook the gums, when it comes to the smile. This is likely why millions of Americans are believed to struggle with gingivitis, the first stage of the chronic condition known as gum disease. Many do so unknowingly, too, allowing the condition to worsen with time. To protect your whole smile, including your precious gum tissue, make sure you are taking care of your whole smile through proper preventive dental care. (more…)
Contemplating Adult Braces? Have You Considered Invisalign?
Are you tired of wanting to hide your smile every time you go out with friends? Tired of dodging photo ops, and even face-to-face time with some of your favorite people, all because of how insecure you have become about the spacing problems with your smile? If so, don’t keep settling where your smile is concerned. Instead, talk to your dentist about how Invsisalign treatment could help. Unlike traditional braces, Invisalign is more discreet and often more comfortable, meaning you don’t have to be the person with the imperfect smile, or the mouth full of metal. You can simply be you, working towards a better-aligned and more beautiful smile! (more…)
Want to Have an Outdoor Adventure This August?
Looking for a fun and unexpected way to spend some time as a family this August? Want to help your kids learn about nature and the many animals that call it home? Wishing there was more adventure in your lives? Well, why not take part in the upcoming Nature: Night Hike, at the Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area? During this event trail guides will be helping hikers of all ages to enjoy a twilight hike through one of the LLELA’s many nature trails. Your family won’t want to miss the excitement! (more…)
Want a Beautiful Smile? Start with These Tips
Do you wish you could feel more confident? Do you blame much of your insecurity on your smile’s imperfections? If so, it’s time to talk to your dentist. Cosmetic dentistry makes it possible to address most dental imperfections, and often quickly and with beautiful results. So, there really is no reason to settle for a smile that is flawed. Instead, talk to your dentist about how treatment could help you feel more confident. (more…)
Is a Dental Crown the Solution You Need? Take This Quiz!
No one wants to spend time avoiding his or her favorite foods and drinks all because of dental discomfort? Unfortunately, when experiencing sensitivity and other warning signs of dental problems, many people are initially tempted to ignore them, hoping they will simply go away on their own. While it’s true that the teeth are incredibly strong, they do not have the ability to repair themselves once damaged. This can lead to worsening issues over time, including painful tooth infections or even the loss of teeth. You can avoid this by seeking restorative dental treatment, though. In fact, you might be pleasantly surprised to learn just how well a dental crown could help you! (more…)
What’s the Big Deal About Drinking Soda?
If you are the kind of person who loves drinking a soda in the morning, and at lunch, and as an afternoon snack, then you might already be aware of how many calories you are consuming on a daily basis. But what you might not realize is how devastating a soda habit can be for your smile’s health, specifically your teeth’s enamel. Sodas are high in sugar, which can lead to acidic tartar buildup. Left on teeth, it can then created cavities, tooth discomfort, and eventually the need for extensive restorative treatment. So, can you protect your smile by simply cutting back on sodas? (more…)
Eat Well for a Good Cause This August in DFW
Do you and your friends fancy yourselves real foodies? If so, you won’t want to miss the 20th annual DFW Restaurant Week 2017, an opportunity to sample some of the finest food in the Metroplex, all while visiting some of the area’s most up and coming hot spots. Plus, a portion of the proceeds will benefit local charities, making this truly a win-win-win! This annual event is taking place now through Saturday, August 26, 2017, and includes restaurants in both Fort Worth and Dallas, giving you plenty of time to enjoy some scrumptious food while supporting a great cause! (more…)