Celebrating The Past And Looking To The Future At The Plano Dentist

Celebrating The Past And Looking To The Future At The Plano Dentist

It has now been over 150 years since the first dental license was issued to Sir John Tomes. Texas dental patients should be grateful for the advances made in general dentistry during the past century and a half. There was a time when Dallas blacksmiths and wig makers would also perform tooth extraction surgeries with […]

What’s The Difference Between An Inlay And An Onlay?

Categories: General Dentistry
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If you have tooth sensitivity or pain when you chew with your back teeth, the surfaces may be damaged. One option for restorative dentistry is the use of an inlay or onlay made of metal, composite resin, or porcelain. Inlays are very strong and shaped to precisely fit a hole in a damaged tooth. The […]

Quirky Dental Facts That May Surprise You

Categories: General Dentistry
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In today’s The Plano Dentist post, we share some fun facts about dentistry. Enjoy! Many general dentistry patients are aware that before there was formal dental training and licensing, barbers often performed dental procedures. But did you know that blacksmiths also moonlighted as dentists?1 How would you like your dental visit to involve tools used […]

Makeovers For Busy Smiles

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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Have you been considering improving your smile with cosmetic dentistry but are afraid you can’t fit it into your hectic schedule? Let The Plano Dentist put your mind at ease. Cosmetic dentistry at The Plano Dentist is speedier than you think. Some procedures such as teeth bleaching can be done in just one visit to […]

Restoring Smiles At The Plano Dentist In Plano

Restoring Smiles at The Plano Dentist in Plano

A great smile is essential for putting your best face forward. At The Plano Dentist, we not only restore teeth to their original condition; we make many Dallas smiles better than they ever were before! Some patients have only a few problems they wish to correct. Perhaps one or two teeth are misshapen and seem […]

Not All Smile Makeovers Are Created Equal

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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Hello Plano! Welcome to the The Plano Dentist dental blog. Let’s talk about smile makeovers. Some Plano patients wonder if  the term is synonymous with general cosmetic dentistry. Are the placement of four veneers considered a smile makeover? Well, yes and no. If your smile is attractive and healthy except for some chips in your […]

Spotlight-Ready Smiles From The Plano Dentist In Plano, Texas

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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A mouth full of unattractive teeth can really distract from a beautiful person’s appearance. Having a red-carpet-worthy smile can bring you increased satisfaction and confidence in your social interactions with your distinguished A-list friends. This smile, however, doesn’t have to have a celebrity price tag. Five-star yet affordable cosmetic dentistry and VIP treatment has been […]

Teeth Whitening: Do It Right

Categories: Teeth Whitening
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As the years go by, our teeth naturally lose their luster. Dark colored foods and drinks speed up the process, but even people who avoid coffee, wine and cola are not immune to yellow or gray teeth. Want to brighten up your smile? Have you considered tooth whitening? Teeth whitening at The Plano Dentist is […]

The Dream Of No Drill In Dallas

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
The Dream Of No Drill In Dallas

If you ask dental patients in the Plano, Plano, and Allen area what they hate the most about dental visits, chances are that they’ll mention the drill. Just the sound of it is enough to make people cringe. Many residents of Plano, Texas may wonder if there will ever be an alternative to the dreaded […]