When someone asks you how well you care for your smile and if you clean it thoroughly, you may feel fairly confident that you’re doing an outstanding job! However, what if you just think that you’re a super cleanser but you’re missing lots of plaque, many areas of your smile, and as a result you’re opening your smile up to possible damage like decay or gingivitis? We don’t want to worry you! However, we do want you to quickly assess your usual dental hygiene to ensure that you actually are, indeed, doing as thorough a job as possible! Need help? Just let our Cleveland, TX team know.
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!
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!
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.
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.
Are you a veteran or the family member of someone who has served our country? If so, you will certainly not want to miss out on our Cleveland, TX community’s upcoming Veterans Day Luncheon for 2018!
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!
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.
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!
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!