Hometown Christmas Event 2018

Ready to spend an entire weekend saying goodbye to November, hello to December, and all while you get excited about Christmas? So is the rest of our Cleveland, TX community! Clear your calendars, call up your loved ones, find something festive to wear, and get ready for the Hometown Christmas event for 2018!

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Simple Reasons You Keep Dropping Your Floss

Yes, it seems like after a lifetime of using dental floss, you would be a pro by now. However, if you’re like many of our patients who use floss on and off, then you may not have reached quite the expert level you’d like to have attained! Part of the reason may have something to do with the challenge of making it through a flossing session that you assume should be easy but that turns into pure frustration. Allow our Cleveland, TX team to help you with this aspect of your dental hygiene. You may be surprised to learn that some very simple hints can often be all you need to become quite the champion!

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Let’s Review: Gum Facts To Keep In Mind

When you are someone who wants to do your best for your oral health but you realize you may be missing some very important education, you might not know where to begin. What is it that seems to be causing some confusion? If you answer that you know how to protect your teeth but that it’s your gum health that can really cause you to wonder, then you’re in luck. Our Cleveland, TX team can help! First, remember that the same preventive care you practice for your teeth is the same that protects your gingival tissues. Now, for even more help, consider some things that you should know and you’ll be ready to go.

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Bridges: The Questions You Haven’t Asked (But Should)

It’s one thing, of course, to realize that a dental bridge is probably a more than suitable selection for you once you’ve experienced tooth loss. However, when you have questions that hang about and that remain unanswered, you can often find yourself in a bit of a pickle: You think that a bridge will solve your problem but the information you’re still curious about is preventing you from pursuing your teeth replacement any further. This is no good! Remember that if you have questions for our Cleveland, TX team, you should always ask them. Let us help you get started, so you’re that much closer to a complete grin.

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Smile Damage: It’s The Pits!

There are, of course, many things that our Cleveland, TX team could warn you against this Thanksgiving! From acidic foods and drinks to foods that can get stuck between your teeth, there are certainly things to watch out for (mostly that you are already educated on, of course). However, we would like to focus today on a serious hazard that often flies under the radar and that can even lead to oral health damage as serious as a cracked or broken tooth! It’s the seeds, pits, and more that you don’t expect (and often cannot see). Take a moment to learn just a bit more about these often hidden dangers, so you can act with caution and enjoy your holiday!

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Simple Facts About Harmful Oral Bacteria

You know that there are all types of bacteria in your mouth. You know, too, that some of them are harmful and that they can lead to problems like cavities and gum disease, which is why we encourage you to practice smile health protection every day with efforts like brushing and flossing. While you may have a general understanding of this “you should really clean your smile” mentality, our Cleveland, TX team thinks some extra information about bacteria and their role may help you feel more motivated about your dental care.

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Join The Hometown Christmas Tree Contest

As you know, during Hometown Christmas, there’s a Christmas Tree Decorating Contest! Do you usually walk by and marvel at the beautiful decorations that our Cleveland, TX community members come up with? If you’ve been thinking that you may like to try your hand at this friendly competition, then remember to register! The days until the 13th Annual Hometown Christmas are winding down!

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The Truth About Teeth Whitening And Sensitivity

You might hear a lot of talk regarding sensitivity when you talk with friends about your desire for teeth whitening or when you search online. This might even deter you from contacting our Cleveland, TX team to talk about coming in for care. Of course, we appreciate your efforts in keep your smile safe. However, we don’t want you to miss out on cosmetic improvements and other opportunities as a result of misinformation! Fortunately, we can quickly help you better understand the truth about sensitive teeth, brightening your smile, and how to make changes in such a way that you keep your smile safeguarded!

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Things That Really Shouldn’t Embarrass You (But Might Anyway)

We know that one of the emotions that may really get to you when what you need is it talk with us … is embarrassment. You might not even be that shy of an individual! However, there’s just something about your dental care that may cause you to clam up when you could really use more information, help, a particular treatment, etc. Since our Cleveland, TX team completely understands this after years of practicing dentistry, we have just one request: Please do your best to feel comfortable asking for anything you need!

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