Why People Need Braces again as Adults and Why to Choose Invisalign

Published: October 24, 2018

If you’ve already had braces as a teenager, you may not think you’ll need them again as an adult. If you wore your retainer religiously, or you were given the option of a permanent retainer on the back of your teeth, you may be right. On the other hand, if you’re like most of us, […]

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Why Invisalign is the Best Treatment for Adults Who Need to Correct their Teeth

Published: October 12, 2018

Are you an adult unhappy with your smile? Many people, even those who had orthodontia in their youth, have issues with their teeth that make them feel self-conscious. What’s the best answer for adults who need to correct their teeth? Invisalign, hands down. What makes Invisalign the best choice for adults? There are many different […]

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When do you Need Dental Implants

Published: September 20, 2018

Are you considering dental implants? If you’ve lost some teeth, dental implants may be a solution worth pursuing. Unlike more traditional options, dental implants are a permanent remedy to a common problem. Many people lose teeth over the course of their lives. It might be due to decay or accident, a root canal gone awry, […]

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How to Prevent Gum Disease

Published: September 10, 2018

How much do you know about gum disease? You may not think much about your gums, but understanding gum disease, also called periodontal disease, can save you from some pretty serious consequences. In fact, preventing gum disease may save you not only from losing your teeth but also from major health problems. What is periodontal […]

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What to Do When Your Tooth Cracks or Breaks

Published: May 11, 2018

It can happen suddenly one day. Maybe you bite down into a hard piece of food and you immediately hear a crack. Usually what follows is intense pain, because your tooth just cracked, or even broke into two or more pieces. It’s not always serious or painful, but it’s actually quite common: Around 25 percent […]

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8 Shades of White: What You Should Know About Teeth Whitening

Published: April 19, 2018

It seems that almost everyone is flashing a brighter, whiter smile lately. Teeth whitening is becoming so popular for very good reasons – the increased confidence and social benefits it provides. Your cosmetic dentist has the most up-to-date whitening information and these tips will guide you to the best in-office or at-home method to fit […]

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Benefits of Dental Implants

Published: March 22, 2018

Dental implants have become a practical solution for those with missing teeth. In the United States, more than 178 million people have lost at least one adult tooth.1 This is not only a factor in one being self-conscious about their smile—it can have repercussions on one’s health, comfort level, and eating habits. If you need […]

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How Can Laser Dentistry Treat Gum Disease?

Published: January 26, 2018

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, almost half of all American adults suffer from periodontitis, also known as gum disease. In fact, one out of every two American adults over the age of 30 suffers from gum disease. The percentage jumps to over 70% in adults over the age of 65. Most […]

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Healthy Teeth Habits You Will Be Thankful For

Published: January 26, 2018

Good oral hygiene will keep your mouth fresh, odor free, and comfortable. In addition to impressing family and friends this holiday season with white teeth, practicing healthy habits and visiting the dentist Irving residents can trust will make it easier to enjoy the festivities. However, your personal habits are just as much, if not more, […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Invisalign

Published: December 15, 2017

Invisalign is an orthodontic treatment that corrects malocclusion, or the misalignment of an individual’s bite or improper spacing between their teeth. In many cases, it is an alternative to traditional dental braces. Adults can complete treatment in 12 months, on average,1 compared to the previous average treatment time of 24 to 30 months. Each aligner […]

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