Category: General Dentistry

Your Mansfield Dentist Explains BRONJ

Bone loss is a serious issue for cancer patients and the aging. Bisphosphonates promote an increase in bone growth, as well reduce further bone loss, which is why doctors prescribe this drug therapy to sufferers of osteoporosis. Even though the drugs successfully fight bone loss, patients do experience some side effects. In rare cases, taking… Read more »

Mansfield Dentists Encourage Fresh Breath for the Holidays

It is always fun to socialize with family and friends during the holidays, but nothing can put a sour mood on the festivities faster than sour breath. Your Mansfield dentists, Drs. Jones and Harris, discuss the most common causes of halitosis and some solutions to freshen your breath this holiday season. Common Causes of Halitosis… Read more »

Mansfield Dentists Encourage You to Brighten Your Mood

Even though it is the most joyous time of the year, holiday stress can bring even the most optimistic person down. Being in a funk can cause damage to your basic health, including your dental health.  Your Mansfield dentists, Dr. Jones and Dr. Harris, offer these tips to brightening the holidays – and your smile…. Read more »

Mansfield Dentists: Vacations, Business Trips, and Airplane Toothaches?

Planning a vacation or business can trip can cause an extreme amount of stress. Packing luggage, finding a parking spot, and moving through airport security can all prove stressful enough without the addition of a toothache. Many people report toothaches when they fly, but the types of pain experienced can vary. Your Mansfield dentists, Drs…. Read more »

Mansfield Dentists Discuss Why Dentists Test Blood Pressure

Dental checkups typically occur once every six months. Assessing patients’ dental health twice yearly enables dentists to detect any problem areas and develop treatment plans. Dentists or hygienists usually administer blood pressure tests to patients. Testing blood pressure in dental offices occurs for a number of reasons. Mansfield dentists, Drs. Jones and Harris, outline the… Read more »

Mansfield Dental Associates Provide Care and Convenience for Patients

Dr. S. Blair Jones has been providing comprehensive dentistry to patients in the Mansfield area for over 28 years. Dr. Seth Harris joined the practice last year, and has recently expanded his hours. With dedication to their patients, Dr. Jones and Dr. Harris have recently unveiled a new service called Patient Connect 365, to make… Read more »

Mansfield Dentist Improves Smiles

When you don’t feel comfortable with the way your teeth look, the simple act of laughing at a joke or greeting a co-worker becomes something to dread.  September is Self-Improvement Month, and if you feel like your smile needs a makeover, Mansfield Dental Associates offers an array of cosmetic treatment options that will renew your… Read more »

The Benefits of Teeth Whitening from Your Mansfield Dentists

Age, food, tobacco use, and poor dental hygiene can cause tooth discoloration. While some of these causes are unavoidable, there are ways to minimize, or even reverse, tooth staining. Research has shown that 80% of adults ages 18-49 desire a brighter smile. At Mansfield Dental Associates, we encourage you to explore the benefits of having… Read more »

Mansfield Dentists Discuss Cosmetic Bonding

Confidence is key in today’s world. A bright, healthy smile is one of the best ways to attain the self-esteem you need to get ahead. However, if you aren’t satisfied with your smile, or you think it could use a bit of tweaking, Mansfield Dental Associates are here to help. With our cosmetic dental bonding… Read more »

Oral Cancer Screening in Mansfield

At Mansfield Dental Associates, we do more than check the health of your teeth and gums at your dental cleaning and exam appointments. Mansfield dentists Dr. S. Blair Jones and Dr. Seth Harris make it a point to evaluate all aspects of your dental and oral health, and part of this includes an oral cancer… Read more »