Do You Have A Greater Tendency For Cavities?


You brush your teeth twice a day, floss to get rid of every bit of impurity in your teeth and even be paranoid enough to top it all off with an oral anti-bacterial rinse. So how is it possible that you are still plagued with cavities? Don’t worry! If you think you are the only … Continue reading “Do You Have A Greater Tendency For Cavities?”

The Importance of Flossing Regularly


Most dental professionals sound like a broken record, reiterating the importance of flossing over and over again. We tell our patients to floss more, but typically, our advice falls on deaf ears. The truth is, dentists don’t like to nag their clients. We just want healthy gums and beautiful smiles on all our patients and … Continue reading “The Importance of Flossing Regularly”

Here Is What You Should Know About Professional Teeth Whitening


Having a sunny personality is great, even admired by some, but having sunny or yellow teeth are not desired under any circumstances. It might seem a little harsh when you consider that about yourself, but seeing yellow and lackluster teeth on the next person can make you question the importance of teeth whitening. Whether you … Continue reading “Here Is What You Should Know About Professional Teeth Whitening”

5 Most Common Root Canal Myths Debunked


People normally freak out when their dentists inform them that they may need to undergo a root canal procedure. So if you reacted the same way, there’s nothing unusual about it. The internet nowadays is home to tons of information on the subject, however, root canals are still widely misunderstood. The dental world circulates a … Continue reading “5 Most Common Root Canal Myths Debunked”

Maintaining Dental Hygiene


Maintaining dental hygiene is important for anyone and everyone concerned about the health of their teeth. If you want to keep your teeth healthy then preventing the development of gingivitis, cavities and periodontal disease is important. A good way to avoid these oral diseases is cleaning your teeth regularly and preventing the buildup of plaque. … Continue reading “Maintaining Dental Hygiene”

It is always a good idea to visit the dentist as soon as possible


You’ll find many people who complain that their dental services cost too much money. The same people will try to tell you that dentists should be avoided unless absolutely necessary because the dental services they provide can be very extraordinary. On the other hand you will find people with great teeth who regularly go to … Continue reading “It is always a good idea to visit the dentist as soon as possible”

What Are Receding Gums and Their Cure?


Receding gums are a common dental issue, which often go unnoticed since those who suffer from this problem don’t always know about it. The only way for you to find out about receding gums is if you visit the dentist. What’s more, the whole process of receding gums is mostly gradual, which is why it … Continue reading “What Are Receding Gums and Their Cure?”

Tooth Color Restoration


Everybody wants healthy and white teeth. However, despite your best efforts, even with perfect hygiene, you are likely to experience tooth discoloration or decay at some point in your life. Fortunately, there are several treatments available which can restore the natural white color of your tooth in case it is affected by cavities or discoloration. … Continue reading “Tooth Color Restoration”

Foods that cause the most dental problems


Most people think that tooth decay is caused only by sugar. They couldn’t be more wrong; sugar isn’t even the worst thing out there for your teeth. Any carbohydrate can end up damaging your teeth but it happens at a very slow rate and can be combated with regular tooth cleaning and mouthwash. The stuff … Continue reading “Foods that cause the most dental problems”

Oral Care 101: Simple dental routine most people get wrong


Here at Pearland Family Dentistry most of our patients take great care of their teeth. We have mothers telling us they don’t understand why their little kid has bad teeth when she makes them clean their teeth every day. We have adults who swear they have taken great care of their teeth everyday and cannot … Continue reading “Oral Care 101: Simple dental routine most people get wrong”