Category: Preventive Dentistry

4 Tips For Avoiding Gum Disease

Did you know that once gum disease forms, there is no cure? Instead, routine care will be necessary to manage the disease and prevent serious complications, such as adult tooth loss. But what can people in Mansfield, TX, do you avoid the onset of periodontal disease in the first place? Let’s find out how preventive… Read more »

Let’s Talk About Avoiding Tooth Decay

From what we eat to how well we brush, a number of factors could impact our risk of developing cavities. When cavities form, we may experience discomfort and eventually, an elevated risk of dental infection. But what can people in Mansfield, TX, do to avoid the onset of tooth decay? Let’s talk about the benefits… Read more »

Will Treating Sleep Apnea Stop My Snoring?

Do you regularly snore? If so, you may be experiencing poor sleep, in addition to driving your significant other crazy. In order to stop this and enjoy a better night’s rest, you may need to undergo sleep apnea treatment. We’re talking about the link between snoring and sleep apnea, and when people in Mansfield, TX,… Read more »

What Causes TMJ Disorder?

In our last blog, we took a look at bruxism, a disorder in which people regularly grind their teeth or clench their jaw. In today’s blog, we’re going to focus on a related issue known as TMJ disorder, or TMD. What causes TMJ disorder and how do we offer patients treatment? Find out more about… Read more »

The Benefits Of Preventive Dental Sealants

Whether you’re a child or an adult, your smile is susceptible to tooth decay. In fact, only about 1% of the population is immune to dental caries. To prevent the serious complications of a cavity, such as pain or even infection, we may suggest a preventive treatment option. What benefits will our dental sealants offer… Read more »

Ensuring Patient Comfort With Technology

We strive to ensure our patients enjoy a comfortable and relaxing visit. We also want the procedures we prescribe to offer oral health improvement, leaving you with a healthy and natural looking smile. In order to accomplish this, we treat our Mansfield, TX, patients with advanced technology. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how digital… Read more »

How Do Dental Sealants Stop Tooth Decay?

Cavities impact people of all ages, leading to serious discomfort and in severe cases, a higher risk of dental infection. To preserve your teeth and avoid complications, we recommend preventive care to safeguard your smile. With dental sealants, we help our Mansfield, TX, patients of all ages stay cavity-free!

Kick Start Your 2019 Smile Health

The new year of 2019 is just days away. Whether you are a person who makes New Year’s resolutions or not, the beginning of a new year is a good time to check in with your oral health. We have a few tips on how you can kick start your smile’s health in 2019. A… Read more »

Sealants: An Extra Line Of Defense

You likely do everything you can to protect your smile. You brush your teeth at least twice a day with one of those times being before you go to sleep. You floss once a day. You visit your Mansfield, TX dentist at least twice a year for an exam and dental cleaning. You are mindful… Read more »

Can Sealants Protect My Smile?

Dental sealants are a thin protective layer of bio-compatible plastic material that is applied directly to your teeth. Sealants protect the enamel of your teeth against harmful bacteria and acid. The sealants can prevent plaque and bacteria buildup from hiding in the nooks and crannies of and between your teeth. Dental sealants are often used… Read more »