Halloween is just days away, and not long after this season ends we will have Thanksgiving and Christmas to enjoy. While every holiday can lead to a change in diet and routine, few have the potential to disrupt a person’s oral health like Halloween. This is a time of year when candy is plentiful, particularly… Read more »
Month: October 2020
Arranging Restorative Dental Services For A Cracked Tooth
After cracking your tooth, you should act quickly and make an appointment for restorative dental work. If you let the problem go without treatment, it can lead to upsetting consequences for your appearance as well as your oral health. By bringing the matter to your Mansfield, TX dentist’s attention, you can have a cracked tooth… Read more »
Why Is Tooth Decay So Harmful To Your Oral Health?
Tooth decay is something that your Mansfield, TX dentist can spot – and treat – before significant harm occurs. During a routine dental exam, the formation of decay can be identified before you start to experience discomfort. If your only experience with cavities is those that have been caught early, you may not realize just… Read more »
Should I Do More To Prevent The Formation Of Cavities?
Are you starting to worry that your smile is vulnerable to problems with cavities? Even if you have not needed restorative dental work recently, you should take time to question the effectiveness of your preventive dental care routine. Once a cavity forms, there will not be a way to stop the spread of decay without… Read more »
Work With Your Dentist To Address Unsightly Teeth Stains
When you experience a buildup of stains on your teeth, you can grow self-conscious as your smile begins to look dull and unattractive. These stains can be tough to fight, particularly those that have gathered below the surface of teeth. At our Mansfield, TX dentist’s office, patients who are growing unhappy with the color of… Read more »
Can I Receive A Dental Crown Without Changing My Smile?
Is restorative dental work going to hurt your smile? Many people fear that a procedure performed by their dentist to address dental decay or physical damage will lead to some change in their appearance, particularly when treatment means receiving a dental crown. If the crown is placed somewhere prominent when you smile, will it be… Read more »
Seek Help For Nightly Teeth Grinding Or Clenching Issues
Do you sleep soundly at night, or are you unconsciously grinding or clenching your teeth while you rest? If you struggle with a nightly teeth grinding problem, or bruxism, the consequences can be serious, and they can worsen over time. At first, you may experience some concern over pain and stiffness in your face and… Read more »
Improve Your Bite And Smile Through Implant Dentistry
Will tooth loss permanently rob you of the ability to bite and chew comfortably? Just one missing tooth can interfere with your dental function, and that can lead to frustration as well as potential dental problems. Fortunately, the right dental prosthetic can give you better bite support so that you can avoid these difficulties! At… Read more »
Is Dental Anxiety Keeping You Out Of The Dentist’s Office?
If you are not making regular appointments with your dentist for preventive checkups and cleanings, you miss out on important smile protection. For some people, even routine appointments feel intimidating due to feelings of dental anxiety. Fortunately, there are steps that our Mansfield, TX dentist’s office can take to make visiting the dentist less stressful… Read more »