Month: April 2017

3 Ways Porcelain Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

Before you begin the process of receiving porcelain veneers, your dentist will need to confirm you are a good candidate. This means checking for preexisting oral health issues that need to be addressed, as well as confirming that your teeth will be able to hold up your veneers. After this step is completed, you will… Read more »

How Regular Exercise Can Keep Your Smile Healthy

Most people don’t need a doctor to tell them that regular exercise is vital to their body’s health and proper function. Nevertheless, an estimated 31% of America’s adult population can be classified as obese, with a greater number suffering from illnesses associated with inadequate physical activity (i.e., heart disease, diabetes, sleep disorders, and a weak… Read more »

Quiz: Making Cosmetic Improvements To Your Smile

So you have decided to explore what cosmetic dentistry can do for you – what happens now? How will you determine what treatment you should receive to enjoy the changes you want? There are several cosmetic treatments you can choose between. Your particular goals might be better served by one treatment over another. You should… Read more »

How A Filling Offers Dependable Support After A Cavity

When your dentist provides cavity care, their goals are to remove all decay from your tooth, and make sure that tooth has the support it needs to function after treatment. In many instances, a tooth can be repaired with a dental filling after a cavity treatment. Your dentist will supply the filling material after all… Read more »

Serving The Needs Of Patients With Dental Anxieties

Anxiety about dental treatment can serve as a real obstacle to effective oral health care. There are different degrees of anxiety. While some people may avoid even coming in for general dental care, others can be find with checkups, but shy away from any restorative dental work they are told they need. By missing routine… Read more »

Undergoing A Professional Tooth Extraction

Losing a tooth is not something people tend to look forward to. Your overall oral health is harmed by the loss of even one tooth, and your dentist will do whatever they can to protect you from this problem. Unfortunately, some situations will call for them to perform a tooth extraction. People often have their… Read more »

Come To The 2017 Wisteria Street Market May 20

On Saturday, May 20, you and your family can come take part in Wisteria Street Market, a popular Mansfield event. Located at the Mansfield Activities Center, Wisteria Street Market brings together a diverse array of vendors with an impressive items. There will also be food trucks on hand, family activities, and free DIY crafts you… Read more »

How Long Will A Professional Whitening Treatment Take?

If you have a big event coming up soon – a wedding, a reunion, an important job interview – your interest in cosmetically improving your smile can take on a new urgency. One reason you might hesitate to move forward with discussing cosmetic treatment with your dentist is an assumption that the work will not… Read more »