Summer is nearly here, now, and that means you may soon be heading out of town for a great adventure, or simply spending weekends outside, exploring your hometown. In either case, are you wishing you could lighten your smile before all that summer fun starts? If so, don’t head to the drugstore to grab an over-the-counter product that may or may not be able to create the dramatic results you desire. Instead, talk to your cosmetic dentist about how professional teeth whitening could help to lighten your teeth by several shades, just in time for all your seasonal excitement!
Have you had a hard time enjoying meals, snacks and even drinks lately, because of dental discomfort? If so, it is important that you visit your dentist as soon as possible. The teeth’s enamel is one of the strongest substances on earth. Unfortunately, when it becomes damaged such as through dental decay or trauma, the enamel cannot repair itself. This is why restorative dentistry exists, to help prevent problems from worsening. So, if you’re struggling with discomfort or other symptoms of dental problems, it’s important to see your restorative dentist as soon as possible. Restoration, like a porcelain crown, could help you smile confidently and comfortably again. (more…)
Are you curious how often you actually need to be seeing the dentist, in order to keep your smile healthy? Wondering if the inability to eat without tooth sensitivity could be indication that you might need restorative dental treatment? Many people wonder about whether or not they need to see the dentist, but they are too embarrassed to simply ask. For most patients dentists recommend visiting every six months for preventive care, like a checkup and cleaning. But for many people, there are important reasons to schedule even more frequent visits.
Does your family love the arts? If so, you don’t have to travel far to enjoy world-class cultural exhibits. The Kimbell Art Museum is renowned for its ever-evolving displays of art exhibits, architecture and more, and this spring, you can enjoy public tours of the permanent exhibits, on Friday evenings and Sunday afternoons. There will also be lectures about European Masterworks which are now on display held weekly, as well as tours of the architecture on-site, held at 2 p.m. on Saturdays. These are just a few of the museum’s great, educational offerings. Your family won’t want to miss the chance to see and learn about what’s on display now! (more…)
Are you heading to a class reunion soon? What about a wedding or other special event? If so, you may be feeling a bit insecure about showing off your smile. Over time most people notice obvious signs of aging, from stained teeth to wear along edges. This can cause a smile to look much older than a person feels. Fortunately, cosmetic dental treatment like porcelain veneers makes it possible to address most signs of aging with beautiful and natural-looking results. So, while you can’t turn back the clock, your cosmetic dentist could help to rejuvenate your smile, leaving you with beautiful pearly whites you’ll be happy to showcase at special occasions, and everyday! (more…)
Are you dedicated to your daily dental hygiene routine, including both brushing and flossing? Do you see your dentist at least twice a year? If so, you are well on your way to enjoying great oral health. But there is one more area that can greatly impact your dental health, and that is your diet. If you are consuming vast amounts of sugar on a regular basis, you may still find yourself struggling with cavities and other oral health problems, no matter how well you brush your teeth each day. So, it is time to consider how you can protect your pearly whites by choosing smart choices about what to put on your plate! (more…)
Can you remember the last time you visited the dentist? Were you wearing bell bottoms at the time, or rocking acid wash jeans and not in a retro way? If so, you are already long overdue for a dental visit. The fact is, if it’s been more than six months since your last checkup and cleaning, it really is high time you schedule an appointment. Preventive dental care is essential to prolonging your oral health, not to mention keeping those pearly whites of yours looking their best. So, if you want to keep on smiling beautifully and confidently, and avoid pesky dental cavities and other problems, it’s important to see your general dentist at least twice this year, and every year moving forward. (more…)
Do you love nothing more than trying new food with friends? If so, you may feel like you’ve already explored some of the Metroplex’s many great restaurants. But have you visited Taste Addison? This is a legendary event that’s hosted annually by the city of Addison, one that prides itself on having hundreds of restaurants within its zip codes. To enjoy this year’s fare, plus live music and more, you’ll want to buy tickets now for the 3-day event, which will run from Friday, May 19, through Sunday, May 21, 2017 at Addison Circle Park! (more…)
Have you felt embarrassed, even frustrated, ever since you suffered from adult tooth loss? If so, you may have spent months or eve years trying to hide your smile, even from friends and family, because of the insecurity you now feel about your noticeably missing tooth or teeth. You may also have found that eating is no longer as enjoyable, because you are struggling to chew efficiently and comfortably with one or more teeth missing. If so, the good news it that modern prosthetic dentistry makes it possible to complete your smile effectively and beautifully, so you can do more important things than worry about your smile, like show it off again! (more…)