Month: June 2017

Mansfield’s Rockin’ 4th of July

Independence Day is coming up soon. The 4th of July is the quintessential summer holiday filled with celebration, cookouts, and fireworks. Are you looking for a place to celebrate with your family? Do you know where you all will be watching fireworks? Mansfield is hosting it’s annual 4th of July celebration for its 10th year:… Read more »

Snoring: A Signal Of Something Serious?

Snoring can be disruptive to your partner. It can be disruptive to your entire household if you are loud enough. It can be embarrassing. But did you know that it can be a sign of a serious sleep disorder, sleep apnea? Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is the most prevalent form of this sleep disorder. While… Read more »

Early Detection With Oral Cancer Screenings

According to the National Institute of Dental Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), oral cancer has a high survival rate when detected early. Regular screenings by your dentist are part of a vigilant plan for early detection. The screenings can be done within a few minutes at your regular check-up. Your mouth, neck, face, and lips can be… Read more »

Get A Brighter, Whiter Smile This Summer!

When you are looking to refresh your look for the summer season, a bright smile can be a good start. Whitening your teeth can be done relatively easily, quickly, and cost-effectively, but it can make a big difference in the appearance of your teeth. There are a lot of options for do-it-yourself whitening, but they… Read more »

Are Porcelain Veneers Right For Your Smile?

Every smile is perfect in its own way. If imperfections in the appearance of your teeth do not bother you then they are not imperfections. But if you find yourself using your hand to cover your mouth when you laugh or if you only don a closed-mouth smile in your family photos, you might not… Read more »

Free Magic Show At Mansfield Theater

The James Wand Secret Agent Magic Show is a 45-minute interactive, educational magic show. James Wand has performed this show on television and at the White House three times! The show will include clues and magic with encouragement for the children to help complete a top secret mission. To complete the mission, he shows the… Read more »

Fillings Can Stop Decay In Its Tracks

We do our best to protect our teeth. We drink lots of water. We try to go easy on the sugary treats. We keep a solid brushing and flossing routine. But we still get cavities. In fact, 92% of adults have dental caries (the scientific term for tooth decay or cavities).  It is important to still… Read more »

When Is Dental Bonding The Right Choice?

Whether you have damaged, chipped, or cracked teeth or if you have teeth imperfect only in appearance, you have options like porcelain veneers or dental bonding to improve your smile. Dental bonding is when a composite resin is applied to a tooth. The resin is color-matched to the tooth to look natural in color. Dental… Read more »

Dealing With Your Dental Anxiety

If you get anxious thinking about going to the dentist, you are not alone. Many Americans have a genuine fear and anxiety over visiting the dentist. This fear keeps them from maintaining regular check-ups and from getting necessary dental care. Therefore patients with anxiety or dental phobia are at a higher risk for damage to… Read more »