The Ins and Outs of Tooth Sensitivity

If you have ever drawn in a breath of air and cringed because it made your teeth (or tooth) hurt, you are not alone. You are likely experiencing the effects of tooth sensitivity, one of the most common dental conditions we see in our practice.  At , our dentists located in Waco, Temple, and Gatesville,… Read more »

The Benefits of a Perfect Smile

When you meet someone for the first time, what’s one of the things you notice immediately about them? It’s likely their smile. With how widely available and accessible orthodontic treatment is in today’s world, it’s easy to take perfect smiles for granted. However, if you have any imperfections in your smile about which you’re not… Read more »

Your Guide to Dental Implants

Dental implants are now recommended almost every time over dentures in most normal situations wherein you have missing teeth and need them replaced. If you’re missing teeth and are looking for replacement options, you should consider dental implants from Dr. here at . Let’s look at a few reasons why. Implants last forever Well, they’ll… Read more »

The Complications Associated With Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom tooth removal is a necessary treatment that needs to be taken seriously. If you don’t take it seriously, there are complications that can occur that cause pain, discomfort, and inconvenience. Some complications that can happen during or after wisdom tooth removal include: –Dry socket: Dry socket is a common complication that occurs when the… Read more »

Your Questions About Oral Sedation Answered

Oral sedation in , , is a beneficial tool that can help you feel relaxed, comfortable, and safe in the hands of the dentist. However, if you don’t know much about it, it can be a little mysterious and scary. So, to help you know a little more about oral sedation, Dr. and our team… Read more »

Refresh Your Smile With Teeth Whitening

Over time, teeth can become stained or discolored by a variety of causes. Some are dietary. For example, teeth can be stained by common beverages such as coffee, wine, and soda. Foods with dark pigment, such as berries and dark sauces like tomato or soy sauce also leave stains if teeth aren’t cleaned after consumption…. Read more »

Installing Your New Set of Dentures

If multiple teeth in your mouth have been lost or compromised by significant tooth decay, extractions or advanced periodontal disease, it can have serious ramifications. While it certainly will impair your ability to chew food, it can also affect your speech and overall quality of life. In a case like this Dr. might recommend you… Read more »

Gum Disease Is More Serious Than You Might Think

When you think about a vibrant, healthy smile, you probably think about your teeth. And truthfully, healthy teeth are an integral part of oral health. But there are other elements that can sometimes get overlooked. One of these is your gums. Gums play an essential role in oral health, supporting and protecting teeth and other… Read more »

All You Need to Know About the Three Types of Dental Sedation

Dental sedation in , , is a beneficial product that helps wash away the fears of those who are terrified of the dental office. There are many different types of sedatives available in the world today, and our team is happy to tell you all about them! There are three sedatives that are commonly used… Read more »

Three Smile-Care Tips for Athletes

As you participate in your favorite sports and activities, it’s important to think of your smile. There are many accidents that can occur while you are active, and some of those accidents could involve your oral cavity. So, if you want to care for your smile while you are playing sports and staying active, our… Read more »