Are All Clear Aligners Alike?

Invisalign Plano

If you are researching orthodontics, you have probably heard about clear aligners. They offer several advantages over traditional metal braces. The most popular characteristic is the fact that they are nearly invisible. Millions of individuals have aligned their teeth with aligners in the past twenty years since they were invented. We’re here to help with […]

Implant Dentures: Fixed Or Removable?

implant dentures Plano

Now denture wearers have a better option. Implant-retained or implant-stabilized dentures both provide numerous advantages over traditional dentures. Secure in the mouth—no slipping Provides up to 100% natural chewing function The upper denture doesn’t cover as much of the palate Comfortable Little or no gum irritation Doesn’t inhibit speaking power Strong and durable Implants prevent […]

Think Before You Pierce

The Dangers of Oral Piercing

If you are considering puncturing your lip or tongue, this post is for you. Please consider the following: Infection Your mouth is full of bacteria. Any opening in the tissue carries the risk of infection. The germs from your tongue and mouth can easily get into your bloodstream. Dentists and doctors are continually treating severe […]

Why Aren’t You Smiling?

Dallas Dentistry

Welcome to The Plano Dentist. We are located at 3115 W Parker Rd Ste C538 in Plano, TX and you can reach us by calling 972-943-0207. We see smiles all the time. Whether working with a dental patient, having dinner at my favorite restaurant, or attending a sporting event, we notice whether the people around […]

Not Your Mother’s Jewelry: 5 Reasons Tongue Piercings Are Dangerous

lip piercings Plano

Let’s get right to it; while tongue, cheek, and lip piercings are “so in” right now, here’s five reasons to keep piercings where they belong—in your ears: Excessive drooling—YIKES! Chipped teeth Infection (some even in places you wouldn’t think can get infected) Hypersensitivity to metal Nerve damage Drooling Lip and tongue piercings may make you […]