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Do You Really Need A Root Canal?

In our last blog, we discussed how to prepare for a tooth extraction. Luckily, this procedure is usually a last resort for patients with a tooth damaged beyond repair. If you have a severely decayed tooth, there is an alternative. In today’s blog, your Mansfield, TX, Dental Associates are here to explain when a root… Read more »

How We Provide Fillings That Match Tooth Enamel

At our Mansfield, TX dentist’s office, we welcome patients of all ages to see us for routine preventive services. One big benefit to doing so is a reduction in your cavity risk. Another is that when there are problems with your oral health, they can be identified and addressed promptly, which lowers your risk for… Read more »

Timely Cavity Care Can Prevent Tooth Loss

Why do adults lose teeth? The most common problem that leads to this issue is gum disease. With that said, there are other ways to experience this problem. One is to let a cavity worsen until there is not a way to restore its health. It can be difficult to reach this point, as you… Read more »

Using Aligners To Correct Smile Flaws

How do you feel about your smile? Even if they have teeth that are in good health and free from distracting stains, many people will remain dissatisfied with their appearance because their teeth are poorly aligned. These spacing issues can leave you with unflattering gaps and overlaps, but they can also hurt more generally by… Read more »

3 Tips For Protecting Your Smile In 2021 (And Beyond)

How effective was your smile care routine this past year? If you struggled with problems like tartar buildup, tooth decay, or gum disease during 2020, or in previous years, a change in your hygiene routine could be beneficial. Many people, even those who feel good about the steps they take to protect themselves, let bad… Read more »

Should You Start To Worry About TMD Or Bruxism?

If you are living with frequent jaw stiffness and pain, you should not react mildly. These are symptoms of TMJ disorder, or TMD, which can make discomfort a long-term problem for you. TMD will become a problem if you have an unresolved issue with your bite alignment or movement, or if you are experiencing stress… Read more »

Will TMD Treatment Correct My Bite Balance?

If you have poor bite balance, then you may be more likely to develop TMJ disorder, known as TMD. A widespread oral health concern, TMD has been linked to headaches and an increased risk of other oral health concerns, such as bruxism. How do we stop TMD and correct bite balance? When should you talk… Read more »

The Importance of Regular Oral Cancer Screening

Oral cancer, which can include cancers of the lips, gums, cheeks, tongue, and many other oral structures, is one of the more common and dangerous types of cancer. Much like other oral and systemic health issues, it’s best addressed in its earliest stages, which offers the highest chances of successfully treating it. At our Mansfield,… Read more »

Mansfield’s Hometown Holidays

The holiday season has begun! This weekend, beginning on December 1st, kicks off Mansfield’s Hometown Holidays event. The entire weekend is full of fun and entertainment for your entire family. Starting on Friday night where there will be fireworks, games, live music, entertainment, Santa Claus visits and pictures, and the official lighting of the tree… Read more »