Category: General Dentistry

Keep Your Smile Healthy From Home

Right now, you’re probably spending more time at home, social distancing in a bid to help slow the spread of COVID-19. We’re doing the same, only opening our office for emergency treatments for our Mansfield, TX, patients. Now more than ever, you need to take steps to protect the health of your smile, and your… Read more »

3 Famous Female Dentists Who Paved The Way

We have reached the second week of March, which means we have also reached the second week of National Women’s History Month. At Mansfield Dental Associates, we believe we would be remiss to let this month pass by without giving thanks to some of the most important women in dental history. So, in today’s blog,… Read more »

Pick Up These Good Brushing Habits For Yourself

We are already a couple of months into the new year. Have you kept up with your resolutions? If not, no worries. Nothing like the present time to make a new one. In fact, your Mansfield, TX, dentists suggest one. It involves your toothbrush. But wait, you say, I already have a toothbrush, and I… Read more »

How To Practice Good Dental Habits When You’re Sick

The winter season often brings with it snow and cold temperatures, depending on where you live. It is also the time when colds and cases of flu are at their peak. When you are sick, you may not feel up to brushing your teeth or maintaining your good oral habits. However, taking care of your… Read more »

What’s The Deal With Dental Sealants?

Brushing. Flossing. Regular checkups and cleanings. We hear these terms a lot because they are great ways for people to maintain good oral health. But sometimes, these preventive practices need a boost, especially in children who may consume more sugar throughout the day. One way your Mansfield, TX, dentists help protect their teeth from cavities… Read more »

What Causes Us To Snore?

Do you often snore? In addition to driving your significant other up the wall, this habit could also point to the presence of a serious disorder known as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). In today’s blog, your Mansfield, TX, dentists look at what causes us to snore, and possible solutions for your sleep apnea.

3 Steps We Take To Provide A Comfortable Patient Experience

For some people, routine dental visits are no cause for alarm while the idea of restorative dental work can cause feelings of anxiety. For others, any trip to the dentist’s office can lead to some concern. No matter what your natural comfort level with oral health care is, you should be able to enjoy the… Read more »

Treating Your TMD And Bruxism-Related Symptoms

Both TMJ disorder and bruxism are common jaw joint disorders, often linked, that could cause poor oral health and lead to painful symptoms in and around the head and jaw. In order to treat them, your Mansfield, TX, dentists may design and create a custom-made oral appliance. Learn how to identify, and treat, these common… Read more »

Don’t Let Your Benefits Expire Without Using Them!

Now that November has arrived, the holiday season and the end of the year is right around the corner. Don’t let your hectic schedule prevent you from seeing the dentist, schedule a visit now. Seeing your Mansfield, TX, dentists means a chance to use your 2019 dental insurance benefits before they expire, improving your smile’s… Read more »

Keeping Tooth Decay At Bay During Halloween

Halloween is less than a week away! Are you ready for the big day? Many families in the area will be hitting the streets in our community, trick or treating and bringing home a haul of sugary treats. However, your Mansfield, TX, dentists know that too much sugar is a recipe for tooth decay. We… Read more »