For some people, the idea of root canal treatment can be a source of anxiety. Although it is a complicated dental procedure, it should not be feared. Root canal therapy can save a diseased tooth from extraction, stop severe tooth pain and cure an infected tooth. If you are someone that has dental anxiety or … Continue reading “The Before and After Care of Root Canal Treatment”


Over time, our teeth can begin to look yellow or develop stains. If a person drinks red wine or coffee or if they smoke cigarettes the stains can be even worse. If you have stains on your teeth that you cannot remove with a simple brushing or with a cleaning at the dentist, you should … Continue reading “Is Professional Teeth Whitening for You?”


Missing Teeth Shouldn’t Mean Missing Out on Life There are few things that stand out as much as missing teeth. At Pearland Family Dentistry, we have an affordable and safe way to replace missing teeth. Dental implants are the safe and permanent solution for missing teeth. Permanent implants fit smoothly into the space where your … Continue reading “Now there Is a Permanent Solution for Missing Teeth”


For many years, public water systems in the U.S. have fluoridated their drinking water. Much evidence has shown that fluoride helps reduce cavities in teeth. Likewise, many toothpastes include fluoride for the same reason. Fluoride treatments from your dentist make your teeth more resistant to decay by fortifying them with additional fluoride directly to the … Continue reading “Are Fluoride Treatments Safe?”


Why Should I Replace My Silver Fillings with Tooth-colored Fillings?

 

Tooth fillings have been traditionally made from materials known collectively as amalgam. The amalgam is comprised of materials including silver, copper, tin, zinc and mercury. Amalgam fillings can last a long time, but there are some drawbacks to the traditional silver fillings that can be avoided with tooth-colored resin composite fillings. Thanks to advances in … Continue reading “Why Should I Replace My Silver Fillings with Tooth-colored Fillings?”


The Long-Term Benefits of Dental Implants

 

Dental implants are a highly beneficial treatment for patients suffering from any of several conditions. These conditions are detrimental to good oral health, some of which have the potential to cause further damage if not properly treated. So, there are many long-term benefits for patients by getting dental implants. Patients who have damaged, discolored, misaligned … Continue reading “The Long-Term Benefits of Dental Implants”


Should Men And Women Have Different Dental Care Routines?

 

Men and women are different in many aspects, but these differences also involve the way they maintain their dental hygiene routine. Caring for teeth might not sound too complicated to some, but it entails a lot of rituals like brushing your teeth, flossing and going to dentists regularly for check-ups. For example, did you know … Continue reading “Should Men And Women Have Different Dental Care Routines?”


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”


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