1. Will Dentures Require A Tooth Extraction?

    Tooth extractions and dentures do not commonly find themselves in the same sentence. For if you need dentures, you likely already have teeth missing and wouldn’t need to get one pulled just to have dentures, right? This is true in many cases; however, there are some circumstances in which a tooth extraction may be the right move in order to help make life with dentures easier than ever. The gre…Read More

  2. Should I Go To The Dentist While I’m Pregnant?

    Like most things in pregnancy, what the mother does affects her baby. The same is true for oral health care. A trip to the dentist isn’t to make sure mom alone is doing well but to verify the baby is protected as well. Unfortunately, there is a notion that dental care is bad for pregnant women, but this is inherently false. As a whole, when the mother experiences bad oral hygiene, pathogenic ba…Read More

  3. Why Are My Teeth Sensitive To Cold?

    “I’m not going back to the dentist until my teeth fall out.” “You won’t catch me back in the dentist’s chair unless I have a toothache.” “Why would I put myself through another painful checkup?” These are just a few of the things we’ve heard over the years when people with sensitive teeth talk about not visiting a dentist in Mesquite. Despite knowing the advantages of dental c…Read More

  4. Do You Know How To Eat For The Health Of Your Teeth?

    Your teeth play an important role, both in your physical appearance and your ability to eat the foods you love. You most likely know how to take good care of your teeth through proper brushing and flossing. You also have probably heard about the foods you should steer clear of to avoid staining, such as coffee, tea, red wine, and red meats. Do you, however, know what foods will help improve your …Read More

  5. What To Eat After Teeth Whitening

    Your smile is one of the most notable features of your face. However, unsightly stains on your teeth can dim an otherwise stunning grin. Many of our patients visit our cosmetic dentist in Mesquite for teeth whitening to brighten and revitalize their pearly whites. If you are considering professional teeth whitening you might wonder what lies ahead. Read on for some tips on taking care of your tee…Read More

  6. Are Dentures Comfortable?

    One of the frequent questions patients ask us before they are fitted for dentures is related to the comfort of the dentures. Are dentures actually comfortable? The answer is both yes and no. The reality is that when you first wear your dentures, you will go through an adjustment period. Overtime, dentures will become increasingly comfortable to wear as your mouth adjusts to them. Do not be put of…Read More

  7. Overcoming Dental Anxiety

    Oftentimes we tend to think of fears belonging to children, fear of the dark, fear of monsters under the bed, and other seemingly unfounded worries. However, realistically, we all have certain things that trigger our anxiety, even as adults. Unfortunately, going to the dentist can be one of the triggers that adults suffer from. Although we understand that going to the dentist might not be high on…Read More

  8. Dental Implant: What To Expect

    Choosing how you will replace missing teeth can be an ordeal. First, you debate the many options available. After considering all the choices, you finally decide upon the right tooth replacement for your needs. If you land upon dental implants as the best option for your oral health, you now are facing the uncertainty of the actual procedure. If you are interested in dental implants, talk to a co…Read More

  9. Which Is Better Dental Implant Or Bridge?

    Although we all wish our natural teeth would last our entire lifetime without any issues, the reality is most adults will face some teeth problems along the road of life. If you are trying to determine the best way to replace a missing tooth, you might be considering dental implants and bridges as two of your main options. If you are missing the majority of your teeth, dentures may be a better so…Read More

  10. How To Clean Your Dentures

    Dentures are an extremely popular solution for those who have lost their natural teeth. Dentures allow you to enjoy day-to-day life again, as if you had your own teeth back. Wearing dentures allows you to enjoy eating the foods you love and gives you the confidence to smile boldly. Your dentures, though, need to be cared for just as you would care for your regular teeth. It can seem strange to tra…Read More