1. Five Dental Implant FAQs

    At some point, the vast majority of us will have to deal with losing a tooth for one reason or another. Whether it is because of decay, disease, or trauma, it is important that the lost tooth be replaced as soon as possible, both for cosmetic and functional reasons. Dental implants offer a modern solution to this age-old problem, restoring not only a patient’s smile, but also their ability to sp…Read More

  2. Why Choose Our Mesquite Dental Clinic?

    When you are unsatisfied with your dentist, you have a few different options. Some choose to stay with their dentist out of loyalty, and others may choose to just forgo the dental care they need rather than finding a new dental office for their care. If you take the time to research dentists in Mesquite, you will soon see that not all dental clinics offer the same services. At Mesquite Dental &…Read More

  3. Tooth Extraction Recovery Tips

    As we reviewed in our previous post, there are many reasons why you may need a tooth pulled. Whether you have an infected tooth that is endangering other teeth in your mouth or you simply have overcrowding, removing troublesome teeth is sometimes the best way to resolve many common dental concerns. Recovering from a tooth extraction might seem like a daunting process, but by keeping a few tips in …Read More

  4. When Should You See An Emergency Dentist?

    Dental emergencies are an unfortunate part of life, especially if you have young children in your home. However, it can be challenging to know what constitutes a true dental emergency, causing many individuals to experience uncertainty when they are considering calling an emergency dentist. In today’s post, we will review five types of dental emergencies and help you learn more about how to avoi…Read More

  5. Incorporating Technology into Dental Care

    Did you know that archaeologists have discovered dental fillings in the teeth of individuals who lived around 8000 BC? While we don’t know what materials were used to make the fillings or how comfortable the patient was during the procedure, we can confidently say that modern dentistry has come a long way since then. Technologically advanced dental care is the cornerstone for optimal patient car…Read More

  6. What to Expect With a Root Canal

    Upon hearing their dentist recommend a root canal treatment, many patients experience anxiety about the upcoming procedure. In fact, some will be so anxious that they never get the root canal done, unnecessarily extending their own discomfort. At Mesquite Dental & Implant Center, we believe that understanding the details of dental procedures can help make patients feel more at ease before and …Read More

  7. Dental Cleaning FAQs

    Did you know that as many as 40 million people put off their regular dental appointments each year because of fear or anxiety? At Mesquite Dental & Implant Center, we believe that the right information is the best weapon against dental anxiety. Our knowledgeable team is here to answer any questions you might have about your proposed treatment plan so you know what to expect. Contact us at 972-…Read More

  8. Top New Year’s Resolutions for Your Dental Health

    Another year has come and gone. Can you believe it? Now that the holidays are over, it’s time to think about New Year’s resolutions. You see 2018 as the year you finally take charge of your health. Maybe you would like to join a gym or start eating healthier. But what about your dental health? Many patients forget that good oral health is a critical part of overall fitness. The fact is you won…Read More

  9. Worst Holiday Foods for Your Teeth

    It’s hard to believe, but Christmas is just three weeks away. Your to-do list can’t get any longer in the meantime. From getting the house ready to wrapping up last minute shopping, you can’t find a second to relax. This is also the time of year where most of us fall victim to our sweet tooth. Still, it’s important to choose foods that are healthy this holiday season. The last thing you wa…Read More

  10. 10 Tips for a Healthy Halloween

    Believe it or not, Halloween is less than a week away. Parents know what that means! There’s going to be plenty of candy and other sweets in the house for weeks (or longer). As fun as the holiday may be, it also presents parents with a number of health and safety challenges. Our dentist in Mesquite reassures families that it’s okay to eat candy on Halloween, however, it’s important to have a…Read More