Affordable Dentistry

A perceived lack of affordable dentistry is one of the primary reasons many people in our community avoid going to the dentist. However, the truth is that economical dentistry is available in Plano at The Plano Dentist. We provide top-quality services at competitive prices. Whether you need family dentistry, dental implants, or restorative dentistry, we […]

3 Cavity Fighters For Plano Kids

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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 […]

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 […]

Toothbrush Tantrums: When Your Child Won’t Brush

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Your child’s primary teeth, or baby teeth, are just as critical to their health, speech development, and self-esteem as their permanent teeth. Some Plano parents we meet at The Plano Dentist hold the misconception that the care of primary teeth is secondary to adult teeth, since they will eventually fall out. The truth is that […]

Infant And Toddler Teeth Care

Infant and Toddler Teeth Care

Though most parents know the basics of children’s dental care, Plano dentists continue to see cavities in young children. Caring for your infant’s teeth should begin even before they erupt. To prevent bacteria growth, parents can wash their baby’s gums with a wet washcloth after feedings. Babies should never be put to bed with a […]

Overbites And Underbites in Plano

Overbites And Underbites

When the upper and lower parts of the jaw are not the same size, bite problems can occur. When the lower jaw is smaller than the upper jaw, it is called an overbite. When the reverse is true, it is called an underbite. Another related alignment disorder is called a crossbite. Crossbites occur when lower […]