Are Childhood Cavities Inevitable? Dental Health in Plano

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Parents who want their children to have good dental health know that they need to set the right example. That means teaching good dental hygiene, and bringing them in to The Plano Dentist for a checkup and cleaning every six months. If we want our kids to be active, we should get off the couch […]

Oral Health in Plano: Mouthwash Facts

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Thanks for visiting our The Plano Dentist blog. In today’s post, we would like to discuss mouthwash. Many Texas residents use mouthwash to freshen their breath, prevent tooth decay, and to improve oral health in Plano. Mouthwash should never be used exclusively though, good oral hygiene starts with thorough tooth brushing and flossing. Mouthwash is […]

Plano Dental News: Poor Oral Health And Heart Disease

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Attention dental patients: brushing twice daily may help decrease your risk of heart disease. Scientists, dentists, and cardiologists have known for many years that there is a link between inflammation in the mouth (gum disease) and heart problems, However, a recent study studied oral health habits and heart disease risk. Science Daily reported on the […]

Dental Sealants – Another Tool For Cavity Prevention

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Dental Sealants - Another Tool For Cavity Prevention In Allen

Dental patients in the Allen, Plano, and Fort Worth areas know that regular brushing and flossing are essential for optimal oral health. However, the bristles of your toothbrush can’t reach into every small groove and depression in your teeth, especially the really bumpy back teeth. That’s where sealants can be invaluable. Dental sealants are a […]

Periodontal Disease In Texas

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Periodontal Disease in Texas

Though most Texas residents are fairly health-conscious, periodontal disease is more common than you might think. At The Plano Dentist, we see patients with gum disease every day. Some patients aren’t even aware they have it until their dentist diagnoses it. Fortunately, it can be treated with varying degrees of treatment depending on the severity. […]

Is Your Low-Carb Diet Giving You Dragon Breath?

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Many people mistakenly believe that all bad breath is linked to insufficient brushing. The truth is that there are myriad causes of halitosis. The Plano dentist can help you identify the cause of your problem and discuss how to cure bad breath. Your diet significantly affects your breath. Because foods begin to be digested the […]