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a kid in a dentist office

Dental procedures are changing positively due to technological advances in medical techniques. Dentists strive to provide patients with the highest quality treatment options with the least amount of invasiveness and the shortest recovery times possible. Check out these 9 technologies…

a woman having TMJ pain

What is TMJ? The temporomandibular joint, or TMJ, is where the lower jaw connects to the temporal bones on the side of the head. You can feel the joint on each side of your head if you put your fingers…

dentist treating periodontal disese

Periodontal disease, also called gum disease, is a serious gum infection that hurts the soft tissue around the gums. Plaque builds up on the teeth when you don’t brush and floss well enough. Plaque is a sticky film of bacteria.…

fluoride treatment on a beautiful kid

Fluoride treatment is one of the most effective treatments that help build strong teeth and prevent cavities. In America, most tap water contains small amounts of fluoride to prevent tooth decay for over 70 years. Studies have shown that fluoridated…

before and after teeth whitening

It is important to brush and floss your teeth each day to keep them bright, white, and healthy. Nevertheless, you’re not alone if you feel your smile lacks sparkle or is yellower than it used to be. An American Academy…

dentist scanning patient teeth with iTero scanner

Are you interested in improving your smile using the latest iTero technology? Would you like faster results with more accurate treatment? While getting clear Invisalign is exciting, taking impressions of your teeth can be time-consuming and precise. Thanks to the…

Although dental care has improved, millions of Americans still suffer tooth loss due to periodontal disease, tooth decay, and injury. In the past, there were once only two options for treating missing teeth: dentures or bridges. Today, however, you can…

Suppose you started or will start your orthodontic treatment soon. Congratulations! The road to straight teeth, a healthy bite, and a great smile are just ahead of you. Here are the top 10 questions our orthodontists in Texas get from…

sedation dentistry

With sedation dentistry, you can relax during dental procedures. It is beneficial for patients who suffer from dental anxiety or those who are undergoing lengthy treatment. Options include nitrous oxide, oral conscious sedation, and intravenous (IV) sedation. Dentists can only…

tooth

What is Tooth Sensitivity?  If biting into ice cream, taking a sip of an icy drink, or slurping a mouthful of hot soup gives you a short, sharp, and painful feeling, you probably suffer from tooth sensitivity. Tooth sensitivity happens…