5 Ways to Tell If You Have Gum Disease
added on: September 16, 2021

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, can cause the gums to become inflamed and infected. This condition can be both painful and embarrassing, but many people don’t realize they have it until the symptoms are severe. To make matters worse, gum disease that has progressed can’t be cured, only… Read More…


Will My Teeth Fall Out If I Don’t Go To The Dentist? 
added on: September 9, 2021

The American Dental Association recommends that you go to the dentist at least twice a year, but the sad truth is, many people don’t. In fact, about 65% of Americans don’t get regular dental care. However, the truth is, seeing your dentist in The Woodlands at least twice a year… Read More…


How Can I Get a Whiter Smile? 
added on: August 25, 2021

If you want to know how to get whiter teeth, you’ve come to the right place! Thanks to advancements in whitening technology, your dentist in The Woodlands offers several ways for you to whiten your teeth and give you back that gorgeous smile! Read on to find out which methods… Read More…


6 Surprising Foods High in Sugar
added on: August 19, 2021

It’s common knowledge that high sugar diets are bad for your teeth, which is one reason why your dentist in The Woodlands recommends limiting your sugar intake daily. But what you might not know is that many of the foods and drinks that you enjoy may be secretly packed with… Read More…


5 Ways to Get Fresh Breath
added on: August 5, 2021

Do you feel like your breath isn’t what it used to be? Or maybe you notice that those around you have bad breath from time to time, and you don’t want to offend them. Either way, National Fresh Breath Day — August 6th — is the perfect day to learn… Read More…


Does Vaping Cause The Same Oral Health Problems As Cigarettes? 
added on: July 27, 2021

You might think that vaping is a safe alternative to smoking — and you wouldn’t be alone. Many former smokers, and even never-smokers, are turning to electronic cigarettes as a safer smoking option. But just how much safer is vaping than cigarettes? As it turns out, not much safer at… Read More…


How Long Does a Filling Last on a Tooth? 
added on: July 21, 2021

Your dentist in The Woodlands uses dental fillings to repair an area of tooth decay and keep any damage from progressing. This type of restoration is incredibly common, so common that over 90% of American adults have had a cavity, and we’re willing to bet that most of them were… Read More…


4 Things That Can Happen If You Don’t Brush Your Teeth Regularly
added on: July 15, 2021

The American Dental Association, along with your dentist in The Woodlands, recommends brushing your teeth for at least two minutes, twice a day, every day. However, many people don’t brush their teeth as often as they should. This can increase the risk of developing some serious oral problems.  1. Cavities… Read More…


3 Things You Should Do If Your Filling Falls Out
added on: June 25, 2021

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, over 90% of American adults have had at least one cavity in their lifetime. Most of the time, these cavities will be fixed with a filling from your dentist in The Woodlands. While dental fillings are tough restorations, there is a… Read More…


Why Your Dentist Cares About Snoring
added on: June 22, 2021

Getting a good night’s sleep is important for our overall health. But there are numerous things that can keep us from sleeping soundly, especially snoring. In fact, if you or your bed partner snore, there’s a good chance that you’re not getting enough sleep. But why does your dentist in… Read More…


How Sports Drinks Can Damage Teeth 
added on: June 14, 2021

As the weather warms up and we’re spending more time outside in the heat, we tend to get thirstier than normal. Many of us may turn to our favorite sports drinks to rehydrate after a day in the sun or after a tough workout. While these beverages can help replace… Read More…


What Causes Sudden Tooth Discoloration? 
added on: May 25, 2021

Tooth staining can seem to happen overnight, but chances are, something has been introduced to your teeth over time that slowly darkened your teeth. With the exception of dental trauma, tooth discoloration is mostly caused by repeated exposure to staining ingredients or because of something health-related. So what can you… Read More…


Seasonal Allergies & Your Dental Health
added on: May 18, 2021

The sun is shining. The flowers are in full bloom. Your allergies are on high alert. This could only mean one thing — it’s springtime. Even though this season brings the outdoors to life, it can also kick-start your body’s response to some allergens in the air. The symptoms of… Read More…


Including Oral Health in National Women’s Health Week
added on: May 12, 2021

Did you know that besides Mother’s Day there’s an entire week dedicated to women each and every May? Known as National Women’s Health Week, this U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health sponsored week is celebrated from Mother’s Day through Saturday and strives to encourage girls… Read More…


How to Protect Teeth From Acid Reflux
added on: April 29, 2021

Acid reflux, also known as gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD, is an incredibly common problem associated with the digestion process. So why in the world is your dentist in The Woodlands writing about something that’s typically seen as a stomach problem? The truth is, acid reflux can wear down tooth… Read More…


4 Things You Can Do If You’re Feeling Self-Conscious About Your Smile
added on: April 19, 2021

Whether you have an important event coming up or you’re just tired of seeing your tired smile every day on work video calls, there’s a cosmetic dentistry solution for you. Thanks to advancements in technology, cosmetic dentistry is more affordable than ever before and is no longer only for celebrities…. Read More…


Early Signs of Mouth Cancer
added on: April 16, 2021

Mouth cancer, also known as oral cancer, affects more than 50,000 newly diagnosed people every year. It’s scary, it’s serious, and it can be deadly. However, it’s not all bad news. In fact, oral cancer can be treated successfully if it’s caught early and treatment begins quickly. To do this,… Read More…


What Is Gingivitis? 
added on: March 29, 2021

Gingivitis is a type of gum disease and is the mildest stage of gum disease. At its core, gingivitis means that there is an active infection in the gum tissue, but it can be treated and cured if it’s caught and treated by your dentist in The Woodlands before it… Read More…


What To Do If You Crack A Tooth
added on: March 22, 2021

Anyone can crack a tooth at any time and anywhere. If this happens, you should schedule a visit with your dentist in The Woodlands as soon as you can. But there are a few things you can do at home to help protect your tooth and relieve any pain that… Read More…


What You Eat Matters to Your Teeth
added on: March 16, 2021

Your dentist in The Woodlands is a key part of your healthcare team, and while we’re dedicated to protecting teeth, we know that there’s a strong connection between oral health and overall health. In fact, when we talk about good oral health, we need to look beyond the bathroom sink… Read More…

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