Is Your Snoring Keeping Others Up At Night?

Has a loved one ever said to you, “You kept me awake all night with your snoring!” If this is happening on a regular basis, you may be one of the 18 million Americans who suffer from sleep apnea. It is a disorder that causes breathing to be repeatedly interrupted while someone is asleep. This pause in breathing can lead to diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, low oxygen levels, and memory problems if not treated. Helping patients with chronic snoring is something that your Mansfield, TX, dentists can do by offering oral appliances to wear when they sleep.

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What You Need To Know About Cavities

Imagine sitting in the dental chair. Maybe you are watching a video in front of or above you. Things are going along smoothly, and then you hear, “Looks like you have a cavity.” Perhaps you protest, “But doc, I haven’t had any pain in my teeth.” No pain, no cavity, though, is one of the many myths about them. They are natural and whether you get one when you are young or old, your Mansfield, TX, dentists can fill them and help prevent more in the future. For now, let’s get the lowdown on cavities.

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Teeth Whitening Is Something To Smile About

It is the beginning of the new year, and you are looking to put your best face forward. One way you can do that with confidence is with a beautiful smile. Your Mansfield, TX, dentists offer several ways to achieve that, everything from porcelain veneers to crowns to dental implants. Today, though, we are going to focus on teeth whitening and how it can offer you the look you want when you smile. 

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Using Technology To Achieve A More Beautiful Smile

A regular dental visit is more than just opening your mouth and having us look inside it. Sure, that’s a good start on a surface level. However, we want to provide you, and ourselves, a more detailed analysis of what’s happening with your oral health. That’s why your Mansfield, TX, dentists use a variety of digital technology to better understand what’s happening under the surface and to catch any issues early so that we can properly address them with the best treatments.

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Root Canals Help Treat Infected Teeth

When a cavity doesn’t receive treatment, or if a crack or chip exposes the inner pulp, a tooth may become infected or abscessed. To prevent a lost tooth, you should see your Mansfield, TX, dentists when you notice any persistent discomfort. To treat infection and return smiles to their optimal state and appearance we may suggest an endodontic treatment known as root canal therapy.

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