Category: Preventive Dentistry

How Does Sedation Calm Dental Anxiety?

Do you feel nervous about seeing the dentist? You’re not alone! Studies show up to 15% of the population experiences some form of dental anxiety. However, avoiding routine care increases the risk of serious complications, even the loss of your natural teeth! In order to help anxious patients in Greenville, TX, we may suggest dental… Read more »

Treating Sleep Apnea With A Comfortable Sleep Guard

Have you ever heard of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)? A common sleep disorder, OSA impacts millions of Americans and leads to serious complications during waking hours. Fortunately, we can help our Greenville, TX, patients enjoy better rest with our comfortable treatment options. Find out how our CPAP alternative can help you enjoy a better sleep.

Improving Your Oral Health In 2019

The end of one year and beginning of another can seem like an arbitrary time to set goals. Whether you are a person who sets New Year’s resolutions or one who follows through on goals throughout the year, setting a goal to improve your oral health is a worthwhile ambition. Your oral health is closely… Read more »

Go To Sleep With A Clean Smile

You know the recommendation to brush at least twice a day. Do you know that it is also important to brush your teeth before going to bed? Do you know why it is so important to go to sleep with a clean smile? We are going to brush up on these clean smile facts before… Read more »

Maximizing Your 2018 Dental Benefits

The new year is in just over a month from today. Can you believe that 2018 is almost over? While you may find yourself busy with holiday decorating, baking, and parties, there should also be some time made to check in with your dentist. Most insurance plans run on a calendar year, which means your… Read more »

Is Coffee Bad For My Teeth?

The weather in Greenville, Texas is finally beginning to feel like fall. Fall weather means sweaters, pumpkins, and possibly sitting out on your porch drinking a nice cup of joe. There are some things that you know are clearly bad for your smile like sticky candy or chewing on pencils, but there are other things… Read more »

Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

Seeing blood can be unsettling. It can be especially shocking if you are not sure where it’s coming from or why you are seeing it from yourself, right? Seeing red or pink in your spit when you are brushing your teeth or looking in the mirror to see bleeding gums can both be situations that… Read more »

Why Should I Invest In My Smile?

The word “invest” means to expend money or time with the expectation of results. Spending time and money on your oral health care is important because it results in a long-lasting, healthy smile. Not too much time or money needs to be invested into a healthy smile: the price for toothpaste, toothbrush, floss, cleanings, exams,… Read more »

Smile Problems Despite Healthy Appearance

Appearances can be deceiving. You may finally have gotten your teeth to the perfect shade of pearly white, but is your smile healthy? There are quite a few reasons why you may not notice smile problems when your smile is looking healthy. The first reason is that it is hard to see inside one’s own… Read more »

What Makes A Cleaning So Important?

There are certain pieces of advice that we have all heard for so long that we might know why they are actually important. You know that you are supposed to get a dental cleaning at least twice a year, but do you know why? Have you asked your dentist in Greenville, TX, what exactly makes… Read more »