Not Sure How to Use Your Tax Refund? Invest In Your Smile!

April 8, 2023

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man smiling after getting tax refund

Tax season is here! Many people are looking forward to receiving a tax refund. Since Tax Day is April 15th, lots of individuals have either already filed and received their funds or will be doing so soon. While it may be tempting to splurge on something fun or unnecessary, investing your tax refund in your oral health is a smart decision that can provide long-term benefits. Read on to learn why you should use your money for your smile and how you can improve your oral health.


You Asked, We Answered: How Long Do Dental Fillings Last?

March 23, 2023

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young patient smiling while visiting dentist

Dental fillings are the most common treatment for cavities, which are caused by decay in the tooth. They are used to fill in the damaged area and prevent further decay from occurring. Since they don’t last forever, you need to visit your dentist regularly to determine when your restoration needs to be replaced. Although it’s known that they last a long time, you may want to know exactly how long they last before receiving them. Read on to learn more about the longevity of each type of filling and how to recognize when they should be replaced.


Spring into Action: How to Keep Your Smile Clean and Bright!

March 16, 2023

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young woman brushing her teeth in bathroom mirror

Spring is finally here, and with the warmer weather and longer days, many of us are enjoying more time outside and looking forward to summer. However, spring also brings new challenges for our oral health, as the change in weather and seasonal activities can affect the cleanliness of our teeth and gums. In this blog post, we’ll share some tips on how to keep your smile clean and healthy during this wonderful season.


Want to Keep Your Heart Healthy? Take Care of Your Smile!

February 8, 2023

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older woman smiling while holding heart

Valentine’s Day always steals the spotlight when February rolls around, but it’s important to remember that it’s also American Heart Month. Your heart plays an essential role in your overall health, pumping blood throughout your body to deliver oxygen and other nutrients to the brain and other vital organs. Well, did you know that caring for your smile is another effective way to keep your heart in tip-top shape? Read on to learn how developing oral health issues like gum disease can negatively affect your cardiovascular system.


5 New Year’s Resolutions for a Healthier Smile

January 26, 2023

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2023 goals on notebook

2023 is upon us, which means you’ve likely already started thinking about all the great things that are to come in the new year. One popular way to kick-start the year is by creating a list of New Year’s resolutions. For many people, these goals revolve around increasing their health and wealth. Well, an easy way to accomplish that is by making your resolutions about your oral health. Read on for a few ideas that can help keep your smile in tip-top shape all year long.


What Questions Should You Ask Before a Smile Makeover?

January 11, 2023

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patient talking to dentist during consultation

These days, cosmetic dentistry is more accessible and affordable than ever before. If you’re unhappy with your smile, you don’t have to live with it for the rest of your life. Even if you have multiple dental imperfections, you can achieve your dream look with a smile makeover! It typically requires one or more treatments that will cost money, take time, and potentially even cause discomfort. For that reason, you should really think about your decision to move forward with the process before committing to it. Here are some questions you can ask during your consultation that’ll help you feel ready for this transformation!


Smile-Friendly Stocking Stuffers

December 22, 2022

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stocking stuffers hanging on fireplace

It’s officially that magical time of year! Families across the country are gearing up for the holiday season, wrapping last-minute gifts and preparing their homes for all the festivities to come. Amidst the hustle and bustle, you may have trouble keeping up with everything you need to get done before you host loved ones or make the trip to see them. It can be easy to forget to buy small gifts for your family’s stockings! If you need help figuring out what to get, continue reading for stocking stuffer ideas that promote a healthy smile.


Dental Implants: How Long Do They Last?

December 7, 2022

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dentist smiling while holding dental implant

Tooth loss can affect more than just your appearance – it can negatively affect your overall quality of life. Fortunately, you don’t have to live with gaps in your smile forever. Getting dental implants in Houston will allow you to enjoy a healthy, complete, and fully functioning smile once again. While you may already know they’re long-lasting, are you wondering exactly how long that is? Read on to learn more about the expected lifespan of dental implants and which factors can lead to implant failure.


Why Are Dental Implants So Successful?

November 16, 2022

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dentist in Houston explaining dental implants

Millions of Americans suffer from tooth loss. If you’re a part of that group, you know from experience how much it can affect your overall quality of life. Luckily, you don’t have to live with gaps in your smile forever. Dental implants allow you to enjoy a complete, healthy, and fully functioning set of teeth once again! In fact, they have an impressive success rate of over 95%. Read along as a dentist in Houston explains why they work so well.  


Thanksgiving Tips: How to Keep Your Smile Clean

November 15, 2022

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family eating during Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a day full of love, laughter, and food – LOTS of food. It’s a tradition for families to get together and indulge in a delicious feast of holiday foods. While many look forward to roasted turkey, mashed potatoes, and stuffing, you shouldn’t forget to prioritize your oral health. Taking proper care of your smile is incredibly important year-round, especially during the holidays. Read on to learn a few dental health tips that’ll keep your pearly whites shining bright this season!

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