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 […]

Dental Health in Plano: Give Me Some Air

Dental Health in Plano air

How long have dentists been drilling teeth? Would you believe 9,000 years? In an ancient graveyard in Pakistan, archaeologists uncovered skulls containing teeth that had received drilling. The stone-age dentists removed decay using drills constructed of sharpened flint. Though advanced dentistry would not be possible without drilling, the sound of a dental drill can make […]