Bruxism is a disorder in which we regularly grind or clench our teeth at night as we sleep. While all of us grind our teeth sometimes, this disorder means it happens frequently enough to damage your teeth and lead to major complications! In today’s blog, your Celina, TX, dentist explains how we treat bruxism to… Read more »
When you have a tooth at risk of developing a cavity, we could halt the rate of demineralization and the onset of decay with a unique preventive treatment. In today’s blog, your Celina, TX, dentist looks at the benefits of safeguarding smiles of all ages using silver diamine fluoride (SDF). We’re also going to talk… Read more »
We recently discussed how a cleaning helps keep smiles strong, and why you may need a scaling and root planing if your gums appear sore or red. But what about exams? In today’s blog, your Celina, TX, dentist will look at what happens in a checkup that makes exams so valuable for the health and… Read more »
Over time, everything from the foods and drinks we consume, to our oral health habits, could determine how much plaque accumulates on our teeth. This bacterial byproduct not only causes bad breath and teeth stains, but could lead to decay and gum disease. To protect smiles, your Celina, TX, dentist will remove the buildup with… Read more »
Every six months we like to see you for a checkup and cleanings to keep your smile strong and healthy. However, in between these visits you need to care for your smile from home to avoid issues like tooth decay and gum disease. In today’s blog, your Celina, TX, dentist is talking about the importance… Read more »
We may not be enjoying the usual Thanksgiving celebration, but that doesn’t mean we won’t be enjoying our favorite dishes! However, since many of our holiday favorites contain high amounts of sugar and starch, they could lead to the onset of tooth decay. In today’s blog, your Celina, TX, dentist is explaining how you can… Read more »
Before you know it, Halloween will be here! Whether your community is trick or treating or not, the odds are that you and your children will be eating more candy than usual. While everyone enjoys the occasional sweet treat, too much of a good thing could mean tooth decay. In today’s blog, your Celina, TX,… Read more »
As our country continues to grapple with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people have put off a number of trips or important appointments. However, we’ve found that lack of routine dental care often allows minor issues, such as early cavities, to lead to painful infections or even tooth loss. In order to protect… Read more »
Canker sores and cold sores, also known as fever blisters, or two very different issues, but both lead to painful and embarrassing sores. However, your Celina, TX, dentist can offer treatment for both using advanced laser technology. With the Fotona hard and soft tissue laser, we can provide treatment that is comfortable and convenient!
When you have pain in your face and jaw, this could be related to a serious oral health issue known as TMJ disorder, or TMD. The problem could also be due to bruxism (chronic teeth grinding). In order to treat orofacial pain, your Celina, TX, dentist may use an unexpected solution: Botox®!