Why Do Dentists Extract Wisdom Teeth?

When you reach young adulthood, it’s common for the dentist to bring up the subject of your wisdom teeth. As the four molars at the very back of your mouth, they are the most problematic teeth and have a tendency to come in incorrectly, causing issues to the surrounding teeth. For this reason, dentists often… Read More »

5 Tips for Getting a Brighter, Healthier Smile at Home

Of course regular trips to the dentist for cleanings, x-rays, and check-ups are essential to maintaining a healthy smile. But the majority of your dental care happens at home, and the health and appearance of your smile is in your own hands. So we’ve put together a few tips to help you get a brighter,… Read More »

Don’t Throw Away Your Dental Benefits or Your Money

Before you say goodbye to 2016, make sure you are not wasting any remaining dental benefits which will not transfer to 2017. Like medical insurance most dental insurance policies are subject to a calendar year deductible which begins on January 1, of each year.  If you aren’t sure whether your dental policy has a deductible contact your… Read More »

Back to School Snacks that are Good for Teeth

After a long summer filled with ice creams, sweets, and lemonade, your children’s teeth may be taking a hit with sugar overload. Going back to school is a good time to reset those bad habits. Getting into a routine, committing to a schedule, and having regular meal times is a great start to maintaining a… Read More »

Denture Care Tips for Travelers: What You Need to Know

So, you just got a new pair of dentures, and you’re loving your new smile. On the other hand, you plan on doing some traveling in the near future and you want to make sure you can take proper care of your dentures while you’re away; after all, denture repairs and replacement aren’t cheap! Fortunately,… Read More »

Beat the Heat with Healthy Summer Treats

Summer is a great time to soak up vitamin D, catch up on our dental visits, and relax during the long summer evenings. When it gets very warm and humid, as it often does in Texas, then a bowl of steaming soup is not the first thing you think of when your stomach starts grumbling.… Read More »

Coolest Kids Toothbrushes & Toothpastes

These kids toothbrushes and toothpastes are so cool, you’ll want to use them too! Sometimes it is hard to get our kiddos to brush their pearly whites, but with these amazing kid-friendly oral care products, they’ll be excited to brush their teeth! Sonicare for Kids Like the cadillac of toothbrushes, the Sonicare toothbrush series has… Read More »