Dental Floss: Which Type is Best?

Along with brushing, flossing is the most important thing you can do for healthy teeth and gums. There’s a variety of floss types to choose from. Which one is best for you? It depends. At The Plano Dentist, we’re using this space to summarize what’s available, and what might influence your choice of dental floss. […]

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 […]