Month: August 2018

Why Are My Teeth So Sensitive?

If the thought of biting into hot or cold foods sends you reeling, you may have sensitive teeth. Tooth sensitivity is an incredibly common condition for people to have. If you do have sensitive teeth, it may be an issue caused by a problem such as bruxism, gum recession, or enamel erosion. There are also… Read more »

Mansfield StarCenter Grand Opening

It may still be super hot in Mansfield, Texas, but a cold front is coming in the form of ice rinks! StarCenter Mansfield’s Grand Opening is on Thursday, August 30th and Friday, August 31st. The two-day event will be a celebration filled with fun, free events to welcome the new location into the community. There… Read more »

Unsure If You Should Call The Dentist?

One of the most common questions that dental patients ask themselves is “is this worth calling the dentist?” Yes, a clearly broken tooth or one that falls out has one of the most clear-answers, but what about the more gray situations? Have you ever thought that your toothache was not worth the bother? When it… Read more »

Is Your Family Drinking Enough Water?

August in Mansfield, Texas is a complicated month. On one hand, school starts back up, which can make everyone feel like summer is over. On the other hand, it is still around 100 degrees outside, which means that summer is definitely still here. When it is this hot outside, it is imperative that everyone is… Read more »

Things That Exacerbate Sleep Apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a sleep disorder that affects millions of Americans. It occurs when the soft tissues of the throat and mouth block the airway during sleep. The blockage can cause oxygen deprivation that can force the body to wake up and gasp for air. It can happen hundreds of time during the… Read more »

Senior Citizen’s Day And More In Mansfield

The community of Mansfield, Texas is one that is full of life from all demographics. There are plenty of fun events and activities within the city and in nearby communities. Mansfield Dental Associates is proud to be a part of this vibrant community and very proud to serve the smiles of the citizens. If you… Read more »

The Importance Of Restorative Dentistry

You probably do your best to protect your smile. You brush your teeth at least twice a day, floss at least once, stay mindful about what you eat and drink, and visit your dentist at least every six months to prevent any problems from arising in the first place. Unfortunately, even with this vigilance about… Read more »

3 Important Oral Hygiene Reminders

Your hygiene and oral hygiene routines are ones that you probably learned at a very young age. They may have changed over time, but they have probably stayed pretty consistent throughout the years. Depending on your age, you probably have had a good handle on bathing and brushing your teeth for a long time. While… Read more »

Maintaining A Whitened Smile

So, you have achieved the perfect shade of white teeth? It can feel amazing after a whitening treatment or even a good cleaning to see a dazzling smile looking back at you in the mirror. However, you may start to worry about how long the brightness will last. If you are a coffee drinker in… Read more »