How A Custom Crown Protects Your Tooth

If you have a problem with your tooth, putting off treatment can lead to more difficulties. However, if you take signs of trouble seriously, you can learn about treatment options that preserve your oral health, support your vulnerable tooth, and even take care of your smile! Our Irving, TX dentist’s office is ready to provide a custom dental crown to support a tooth that is injured or affected by a cavity. We use different types of restorations so that we can provide a more personalized treatment experience. Your options for restorations include lifelike CEREC crowns that we can create on-site to promptly restore your oral health and maintain your natural appearance! (more…)

When Should My Next Oral Health Review Occur?

Is it already time for your next dental exam? If you have fallen out of the habit of seeing your dentist for regular reviews, you may be past due for another visit. This can create several problems for you, as missing appointments means losing out on timely treatment when oral health issues develop. Someone who takes a long break from preventive care, only to return when something feels wrong, can discover that they have several cavities, or that they have a severe cavity that will require more involved treatment. Our Irving, TX dentist’s office can provide a thorough review of your teeth and gums, and we can provide a teeth cleaning to remove harmful agents that can cause trouble for your smile. (more…)

Can Cosmetic Work Hide A Space Between Teeth?

There are many reasons why people come to our Irving, TX dentist to discuss cosmetic dentistry. Fortunately, there are several services we can recommend, which helps us find the most conservative and effective path forward to help these people make their desired improvements. Sometimes, the problem is with the way teeth are spaced. While poor alignment and spacing can call for orthodontic work, there are times when a cosmetic procedure can help. To hide a smile gap, we can use porcelain veneers to improve the appearance of teeth that are not properly aligned, or to add size to a small tooth that throws off the quality of your smile. (more…)

Implant Dentistry And Your Smile Restoration

Restorative dental work addresses problems that affect your health and often negatively affect your appearance, too. One serious issue that we can help you address is a problem with tooth loss, something that can seriously impact your smile, oral health, and bite function. You can come to our Irving, TX dental office to learn what role dental implants can play in replacing a lost tooth, or lost teeth. Implant dentistry makes it possible for us to provide permanent restorations, as well as better support for neighboring teeth and your jawbone. Remember that the longer you wait to address this issue, the more likely you are to experience oral health complications. (more…)

How Teeth Cleanings Support Smile Health

You clean your teeth every day, so why should you go into your dentist’s office to have this service provided by your hygienist? As important as it is to be consistent with daily oral hygiene efforts, you should turn to your dentist’s office for help in preventing dental troubles. At our Irving, TX dentist’s office, we are prepared to meet with you to both evaluate and thoroughly clean your teeth. Among other benefits, this gives you access to services that remove tartar buildup, something that you are not able to do on your own. (more…)

The Convenience Of Cosmetic Tooth Bonding

The idea of cosmetic dental work can appeal to you, but your concerns about what a procedure might require can make you reluctant to move forward with any treatment. When you start to explore the types of care available to you, it can become clear that the right services can deliver results while being less involved than you thought possible. At our Irving, TX dentist’s office, we can recommend tooth bonding and contouring services to many of our patients who want to smile with more confidence. These services can often be completed in just one appointment, and they limit the work that has to occur to positively change the appearance of teeth that are discolored, misshapen, or damaged. (more…)

Do You Have Concerns About An Older Filling?

Cavity treatments have to do more than just remove decayed tissues and stop the spread of bacteria. Before your dentist is finished with your restorative treatment, they need to provide a permanent restoration to keep your tooth safe. At our Irving, TX dental practice, we use durable, lifelike fillings and crowns for our patients when they have cavity difficulties. In addition to providing a restoration after a new cavity forms, we can help you if an older filling is no longer providing the right protection, or if it starts to cause discomfort. Make sure you bring up concerns as soon as possible. Because a restoration is permanently needed after cavity treatment, losing one leaves you vulnerable to future problems. (more…)

How Checkups Help You Maintain Healthy Gums

When you think about the services provided at regular dental checkups, you may think about the work your dentist does to keep you safe from cavity troubles. In addition to providing preventive care by removing plaque and tartar, your Irving, TX dentist can alert you to decay that can be treated before complications occur. What you should know is that you also receive important protection against gum disease when you schedule regular preventive care. The right habits at home and at regular exams can keep periodontal problems from developing. If you are affected by gingivitis, we can identify the symptoms and recommend a deep cleaning to address the problem. (more…)

Our Convenient Approaches To Teeth Whitening

Even if you take care to maintain good oral hygiene and prevent problems with dental decay, you can notice an unwelcome change in the color of your smile. Stains can steadily gather on our teeth over time and hurt the way we look, even when we take care to remove bacteria and food debris by brushing and flossing diligently. If you have already tried to fight discoloration with a store bought whitening treatment, your lack of noticeable changes may have left you feeling defeated. What you should know is that your dentist can provide whitening solutions that offer more effective results, which can lead to you showing off brighter teeth! Our Irving, TX dentist’s office actually provides two different approaches to whitening treatment. In addition to providing these services, we can recommend other cosmetic procedures to help you improve your smile. (more…)

Why Cavities Call For Restorative Work

There are several actions you can – and should – take to avoid problems with dental decay. Each day, you protect your smile when you brush and floss, and when you take care to minimize your exposure to sugary and acidic foods and beverages. You also keep your enamel safe by seeing your dentist for regular preventive care. If you do experience trouble with dental decay, our Irving, TX dentist’s office is here to help. Many people do run into trouble with dental decay at least once in their life. If you find yourself with this problem, we can take care of your tooth with a custom filling or crown that will preserve your oral health and appearance! (more…)