Who Are Good Candidates for Sedation Dentistry?

Are you feeling anxious or fearful about visiting the dentist? The Lewisville Dentist wants you to know that you’re not alone. Dental anxiety affects millions of people, preventing them from seeking essential oral care. Fortunately, sedation dentistry offers a solution, providing a safe and effective way to help patients relax during dental procedures. But who […]

Understanding the Impact of Alcohol on Oral Health: A Closer Look

At the Lewisville Dentist, we know alcohol consumption has been a significant part of social gatherings, cultural practices, and personal relaxation for centuries. From celebratory to stress-relief occasions, alcohol finds its way into various aspects of our lives. However, beyond its societal role, it’s essential to recognize the effects it can have on our oral […]

Overcoming Dental Anxiety: The Power of Sedation Dentistry

For many people, a trip to the dentist can trigger feelings of unease and anxiety. Whether it’s the fear of pain, past traumatic experiences, or simply discomfort with dental procedures, dental anxiety is a real concern that affects millions worldwide. However, with advancements in dental technology and techniques, the Lewisville Dentist offers a solution that […]

The Comforting Dawn: A Guide to Conquering Dental Anxiety with Sedation Dentistry

For many, the thought of a dental visit conjures up a symphony of fears: from the sound of drills to the anticipated discomfort. These anxieties can range from mild unease to severe phobia, yet they hold back millions from accessing vital dental care. At the Lewisville Dentist, patient comfort is our top priority. In this […]

Out of Toothpaste? Here Are 5 Alternative Solutions to Maintain Your Oral Health

Toothpaste plays a vital role in maintaining oral hygiene in our Dallas area. There is no doubt that modern toothpaste provides important medical benefit and will help you keep your teeth healthy and strong. But what happens when you run out of toothpaste unexpectedly? Fret not! There are several alternative solutions readily available in your […]

Dry Mouth Can Cause Dental Problems

A reduction of saliva flow resulting in a dry mouth is a common problem, especially among older people. A dry mouth is not only uncomfortable, but it can also cause tooth damage. Saliva is required to keep the mouth lubricated, wash the food from teeth, and neutralize the acids that can cause plaque. Extensive tooth […]

The Key to Successful Social Engagement in Texas is Good Dental Hygiene

Social interaction plays a vital role in personal and professional relationships. It’s crucial to put your best foot forward when it comes to social engagement. While many factors contribute to making a positive impression, one aspect that often gets overlooked is dental hygiene. You can dress for success, make yourself up with the best of […]

47% of Adults Have Gum Disease: Are You One of Them?

A recent CDC report provides the following data related to prevalence of periodontitis in the U.S.: 47.2% of men and women aged 30 years and older have some form of periodontal disease. Periodontal disease increases with age, 70.1% of people 65 years and older have periodontal disease. This condition is more prevalent in men than […]

How Dental Assistants Ensure Quality Dental Care

At The Lewisville Dentist, each dental professional on our team helps us operate smoothly and provide a high standard of care. Today’s message focuses on the role of a dental assistant. Dental Assistants Play An Important Role at Our Practice You most likely think of the dental assistant as: “The one who suctions my mouth […]

Does COVID-19 Affect Your Teeth and Mouth?

You’ve probably heard that COVID19 can make patients lose their sense of taste and smell. Hopefully, you haven’t experienced that yourself. Let’s discuss other oral issues associated with COVID-19. Dry Mouth is as Common as Loss of Taste A cohort of Brazilian scientists led by University of Brasilia researcher E.N.S. Guerra analyzed more than 180 […]