Test Your Knowledge About Dental Implants

Test Your Knowledge About Dental Implants Quizzes are all over the internet right now. People take quizzes to see what fictional character is their spirit animal. You might take a quiz to see what you should eat for dinner, watch on television tonight, or to see what color car you should drive. If you are taking quizzes online, can you say how many of them you have gained knowledge from? Today’s quiz on dental implants is a fun way to test your knowledge and gain some insights. Dental implants can play an essential role in your smile’s health after you have experienced tooth loss. If you have questions about dental implants, please contact our team in Mansfield, TX.  (more…)

Ending The Year With A Bright Smile

Ending The Year With A Bright SmileWith Thanksgiving already over, the holiday season is a go. Hanukkah begins this weekend, and Christmas is less than a month away. Holidays mean celebrations and celebrations mean being around a lot of people. Whether you are celebrating with co-workers, friends, or family, you probably want to feel confident in your appearance. Having a bright, white smile is one of the easiest and most effective ways to freshen up your look. The team at Mansfield Dental Associates in Mansfield, Texas can help you get a brighter smile for the holidays at the end of 2018. (more…)

Finding Relief From Sleep Apnea

Finding Relief From Sleep ApneaDo you snore at night or sleep next to someone who does? Snoring is not always a sign of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), but when it is, it is important to seek treatment. Sleep apnea can lead to overall health problems not to mention impact the amount of restful sleep you and your loved ones may be getting. Your dentist may be able to help you find relief from sleep apnea. If it is determined that your snoring is a sign of OSA, your dentist can create a customized oral appliance to help treat it. If you live in or near Mansfield, TX, talk to your dental team today about the ways to treat obstructive sleep apnea.  (more…)

Thanksgiving Week In Mansfield

Thanksgiving Week In MansfieldThanksgiving is in two days! Can you believe it? For most people in Mansfield, TX, Thanksgiving means seeing family and feasting on plenty of delicious food. For a lot of people, it also might mean shopping for the holidays. Whatever Thanksgiving means to you and your family, there are lots of fun events and activities going on in the DFW area for you to enjoy. This time of year is also a great time to check in with your dentist and make sure you are using your dental insurance benefits before the year ends and you lose them.  (more…)

Spend 2019 (And Beyond) With A Smile Improved By Veneers

While there is hardly a “wrong” time to make positive changes in your life, the start of a new year can be great motivation to pursue those changes. You might not realize it, but you can enjoy big smile improvements in less time than you expect. In fact, you can make arrangements to greet 2019 with attractive cosmetic dental work. Your Mansfield, TX dentist can provide you with porcelain veneers, which can have the effect of delivering a cosmetic smile makeover. Once in place, your veneers can hide flaws from friction, dental damage, discoloration, and other concerns. You can look forward to maintaining those improvements throughout – and beyond – 2019, as the porcelain material your veneers are made with can keep in good condition for many years! (more…)

Ready To Update The Look Of Your Smile?

Ready To Update The Look Of Your Smile?Did you know that just the act of smiling can send signals to your brain to improve your mood? This means that you could fake a smile and end up feeling good enough to actually smile. If you are embarrassed or insecure about your smile, however, you may feel less inclined to show off your smile. You could be losing these mood-boosting benefits. A smile that makes you feel more confident can help you find confidence for career improvement, stronger relationships, and so on. If you live in Mansfield, Texas and you are wanting to update the appearance of your smile, talk to our team today.  (more…)

Winter Break Dental Check-Ups

Winter Break Dental Check-UpsThanksgiving is next week, which means that Winter Break for schools in the Mansfield, Texas area is just around the corner. When families have time off of school (and maybe work), it makes for a great time to go visit the dentist. While you will want to use most of that free time to relax and drink hot cocoa, you can also use some of those free weekdays to schedule appointments. If you have a child coming home from college, it is another great time to have them check in with their family dentist. Prepare for the winter break early by making the family’s appointments as soon as you can.  (more…)

Mansfield Community Fun & Activities

Mansfield Community Fun & ActivitiesThe City of Mansfield, TX is one that supports educational and fun activities for its citizens. Coming up in the next couple of weeks, there are plenty of interesting and exciting things to do in Mansfield. The team at Mansfield Dental Associates is proud to serve the smiles of this wonderful, thriving community. If you need an exam, a cleaning, or any oral healthcare, we hope you will come to us for a visit!  (more…)

4 Reasons You Might Need A Dental Crown

4 Reasons You Might Need A Dental CrownYour teeth each have a hard outer shell made up of enamel. Unlike with your skin, bones, or other parts of your body, if the enamel of your teeth is damaged, it cannot regenerate. Damaged enamel exposes the sensitive inner areas of your tooth to be exposed to bacteria and the elements. This can lead to pain and infection. When there is extensive damage to the enamel, it can make it difficult to eat or speak. A dental crown can be used to restore a tooth. Today, we will examine four of the main reasons that you might need a dental crown. Your dental team in Mansfield, TX is here to serve your smile’s needs.  (more…)

When Is A Root Canal Treatment Necessary?

When Is A Root Canal Treatment Necessary?It can be disheartening to hear that you need a root canal treatment, especially if you are unsure exactly what that means. A root canal treatment is also known as endodontic treatment. It is a procedure that involves disinfecting the inner pulp of a tooth and removing damaged tissue and tooth materials. Understanding why and when a root canal treatment can become necessary can be helpful in understand why you may need one. Your dental team in Mansfield, TX can better help you understand your smile’s needs. (more…)