Category: Family Dentistry

How Good Is Your Flossing Routine At Protecting Your Smile?

How long has it been since you last worked with dental floss to clean your smile? Is this something you do on a regular basis, or do you see it as just a means of removing food that has become stuck? Consistency is important if you want to enjoy the oral health benefits of flossing…. Read more »

Caring For Your Child’s Dental Health

Each year, National Children’s Dental Health Month is celebrated in February. While February is nearly over now, the importance of your child’s dental health is unending. Just like checkups at a family doctor’s office, checkups with your family dentist help to ensure your child’s healthy growth and are important in the grand scheme of their… Read more »

Winter Break Dental Check-Ups

Thanksgiving 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… Read more »

Help Prevent Cavities This Halloween

The weather is perfect for Halloween in Mansfield, Texas this year. The endless rain seems to have let up and the leaves are blowing around in the breeze. This type of good weather is great for trick-or-treating. Trick-or-treating can be an overload of candy for the kids in your family. Even if no one in… Read more »

Healthy Smile Tips For Family Movie Night

Do you enjoy going to the movies? Maybe you go with the family, your friends, or your significant other. You might even enjoy a movie night all by yourself. Family movie nights can be a tradition for some families in Mansfield, TX. Movie nights usually involves popcorn, soda, candy, and a fun movie! If you… 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 »

Back To School With A Healthy Smile

It’s over 100 degrees in Mansfield, Texas this week, which makes it hard to believe that most schools are back in session soon. Mansfield Independent School District returns from summer break on August 15th, which is just a couple of weeks away. The remaining weeks of summer are a great time to visit the family… Read more »

Why Should My Child Get Sealants?

As a parent, you strive to provide your child with the best life you can give them. In doing so, you try to protect them from harm and set them up for a successful future, right? Protecting your child’s smile means keeping their smile healthy and free of danger along with setting them up for… Read more »

Tips For Keeping Smiles Healthy This Summer

The sun is out, the heat is here, the kids are out of school – that’s right, summer is here! Summer is a season of fun times in the sunshine, but summer can also be an iffy time for smile health. Routines get a little more relaxed, the snacks are a bit more sugary, and… Read more »

Ways To Protect Your Child’s Smile

No matter how old they are, a parent wants to protect their child. Keeping them safe and healthy can also include protecting their smiles. Keeping your child’s smile healthy is not something you have to do alone. By teaching your child good oral health habits at a young age, they can learn to protect their… Read more »