Don’t Let Stress Hurt Your Smile

Don't Take Stress Out On Your Teeth Plano

You may not think about it, but stress can really do a number on your oral health. Mouth sores, clenching and grinding, periodontal disease, and poor oral hygiene can all be exacerbated by stress. At The Plano Dentist, we can help. People who have difficulty managing stress need to realize that it can increase the risk […]

3 Cavity Fighters For Plano Kids

Fort Worth Pediatric and Cosmetic Dentistry

Most parents know children’s dental health basics: brush regularly, reduce sugar intake, limit snacking, and get adequate amounts of calcium and Vitamin D. The Plano Dentist recommends three additional tools for preventing cavities in toddlers and children. Sealants Fluoride supplements Oral rinses Resin dental sealants are applied by the dentist, and act as an extra […]

Is Mouthwash A Must?

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When you walk down the grocery store dental aisle you see many different types of mouthwash. Most claim to be good for your dental health, with germ-killing abilities or fluoride content, and some claim to whiten teeth while freshening the breath. These are all great benefits, but The Plano Dentist asks: will they help meet […]

5 Tips For Treating Mouth Sores

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When one of our patients at The Plano Dentist gets a mouth sore, we counsel them to evaluate what they’re eating and make some changes. By following these tips, you can avoid the discomfort of eating and help to increase the speed of healing. Remember, small changes can have big results in your dental health. […]