Have You Been Putting Off the Dentist Due to COVID?

Have You Been Putting Off the Dentist Due to COVID?

We know there is still so much uncertainty and conflicting information about what you can and cannot safely do as things begin to open up.  COVID has interrupted so many important aspects of daily life, and one of those might have been your consistent dental visits.  We aren’t hearing these questions from our patients because the people asking them are not yet conning in for dental visits.  However, we hear them from friends and family members who wonder if it is safe to go back to the dentist. Continue reading Have You Been Putting Off the Dentist Due to COVID?

Baby Teething Tips

Baby Teething Tips

If you have a teething baby at home, you will probably take all of the tips you can get. Teething can turn your adorable little angel into a crying, drooling, and completely unpleasant mess. We hope it helps you to know that teething is a normal process, and it will end soon. Continue reading Baby Teething Tips

Is 2021 Causing Cracked Teeth?

Is 2021 Causing Cracked Teeth?

We think it is pretty safe to say that the stress of 2020 has spilled over into 2021. The ongoing coronavirus pandemic continues to affect our culture, our economy, and our everyday lives. Social and political division has caused newsworthy conflicts all over the country. And now, an unprecedented winter storm has left millions in our metroplex without the basic necessities of power and water. Stress can manifest itself physically in the human body in various ways. The manifestation we, as dental professionals, most commonly see is teeth clenching and/or grinding, also called bruxism. Continue reading Is 2021 Causing Cracked Teeth?

Everything You Need to Know about Laughing Gas

Everything You Need to Know about Laughing Gas

Laughing gas gets a lot of “press” because it has a funny name (pun intended), and it makes for a good story. Many sitcoms have featured laughing gas in episodes where the main characters go to the dentist. While it definitely makes for good comic material, it is a genuine dental treatment option and necessary for many people to obtain the vital healthcare they need. This article will explain all you need to understand about laughing gas. Continue reading Everything You Need to Know about Laughing Gas

Sugar-Free Stocking Stuffers

Sugar-Free Stocking Stuffers

This is the week! We will celebrate the holiday season with gifts for loved ones, and many of us do that by filling stockings up with goodies. The easiest thing to throw in those big treat bags is candy. But surely, you are all getting plenty of sugar this week without the stocking stuffers, right? Instead, how about picking some of these treats to fill your stockings? Continue reading Sugar-Free Stocking Stuffers