Your Spring Dental Checkup: 3 Benefits

Spring is here and that means summer is near! In terms of dental care, that means you might be thinking about making improvements to your smile (so you’re ready for all things party and wedding related), it means it’s probably time for your next dental checkup, and it means you probably really don’t feel like… Read more »

Why Your “I’ll Replace My Teeth Later” Is A Bad Smile Plan

You may think to yourself when the going gets tough and you just don’t feel like brushing: “Hey, I’ll just replace my teeth later in life! For now, I’m going to live it up!” We understand. The fact that we offer beautiful prosthetic dentistry options like dental implants and restorations makes it seem like you… Read more »

Prevention Q&A: When You’re Quite Thorough About It

You may know from what we say that we offer comprehensive preventive dental care. However, when you hear us talk about prevention, you may not really know what we mean beyond the fact that you should be brushing and flossing at home. So, aside from our recommendations for your dental hygiene to protect your oral… Read more »

Simple Smile Responsibilities: Holiday Edition

When what you really want to do is completely relax, let go, and enjoy yourself, you realize that taking care of the things that simply must get done won’t exactly mesh with this goal. After all, you still have to pay the bills, take care of your health, and take care of your oral health,… Read more »

3 Things Daylight Saving Can Mean For Your Smile

Here it comes! It’s either something you love or something you truly loathe: It’s daylight saving time! Now, rather than springing forward, we will “fall back” for autumn, we will be setting our clocks back by one hour on November 4th. Though this may primarily either cause some smiles or a bit of annoyance, our… Read more »

What Does Excellent Preventive Care Look Like?

When we talk with you about preventive care and all that it includes, you may think that it’s mostly just about brushing, flossing, and your twice-a-year visits with us for cleanings and checkups. You’re not wrong that these are major parts of keeping your smile safe and healthy: They are! However, when we’re talking about… Read more »

Do I Need A Perio Cleaning?

Periodontal disease impacts many Americans, with studies showing half of adults over the age of 30 suffer from the disease. In order to help our patients in Celina, TX, stay free of periodontal problems, we may recommend a perio cleaning. Try our quiz to find out more about this unique procedure.

Do You Need To Be Concerned About Nighttime Teeth Grinding?

A clenched jaw is a recognizable sign a person is experiencing stress, or anger. In a single instance, you are not likely to do much harm by grinding your teeth. However, if you continually perform this act, you could wind up with real damage to your smile, and problems with TMJ dysfunction. How do people… Read more »

The Difference Between Dental and Deep Cleaning

To keep your smile consistently healthy, you need to attend regular dental cleanings at least twice a year (generally) as well as keep up with good hygiene. Whether at home or at your dentist’s office, the point of regular cleaning is to remove the harmful plaque that various types of oral bacteria form on your… Read more »

Chewing: Why Forcing It Isn’t The Answer

Oh, what to do when you see that particular piece of food sitting on a plate before you as you salivate and think to yourself, “There’s no way I should force my teeth to try to bite into that” … but you really want to? The answer, of course, is to turn it down (or… Read more »