The Pros and Cons of Manual and Electrical Toothbrushes

 

When electrical toothbrushes first came on the scene, most people predicated it as the end of manual toothbrushes. However, they were wrong, as it comes down to preference more than the latest teeth cleaning technology. If you are wondering what type of toothbrush you and your family should use, manual or electrical, know that each … Continue reading “The Pros and Cons of Manual and Electrical Toothbrushes”


Tips to Help You Control Tartar

 

No one wants tartar to build up on their teeth. Here are some things that will help you control that. Brush your teeth every day. You need to give in 2 minutes, twice every day. If you simply undergo scrubbing your teeth for 30 seconds, that is not good enough. Make use of a brush … Continue reading “Tips to Help You Control Tartar”


Why You Shouldn’t Take Signs of Dry Mouth Lightly?

 

In most instances, dry mouth is nothing to worry about, as most people, at least once in their lifetime, have suffered from it. If dry mouth persists, becoming chronic, you have a reason to worry. You will have to make an appointment with a Pearland dentist to have the condition looked at and treated. If … Continue reading “Why You Shouldn’t Take Signs of Dry Mouth Lightly?”


The Genetic Connection to Tooth Decay

 

Did you know that almost sixty percent of all tooth decay is due to genetics? Most people are not aware of this fact, but they will be now. Your genetics is partly responsible for your cavity free smile. On the other hand, if your parents were susceptible to cavities, you will be also. So, what … Continue reading “The Genetic Connection to Tooth Decay”


What you can expect from a Wisdom Tooth Extraction Procedure

 

Wisdom teeth are the last ones to develop during your young adulthood. Because these teeth are formed at the back, they often don’t get enough space to fully form, causing agonizing pain. Dentists at Pearland often suggest that the wisdom tooth be surgically removed. If wisdom tooth doesn’t get enough room to grow, it may … Continue reading “What you can expect from a Wisdom Tooth Extraction Procedure”


How to deal with tooth sensitivity?

 

Are you unable to enjoy your ice-cream and hot drinks without feeling a twinge? The sharp pain that runs through your gums when you eat something hot or cold is because you might have tooth sensitivity. Tooth sensitivity is one of the most common dental problems and rather a painful one. However, people suffering from … Continue reading “How to deal with tooth sensitivity?”


Why You Might Need to Get Your Tooth Pulled?

 

Once all your baby teeth fall off, you have to take responsibility of looking after all your new teeth. Unfortunately, we are not very good at defending our teeth from ourselves. We tend to eat the wrong things and do the wrong things (smoking). The best part is that we do not even try to … Continue reading “Why You Might Need to Get Your Tooth Pulled?”


Dentist or Beautician: Whom Should You Visit for Teeth Whitening?

 

Two types of professionals carry out teeth whitening, dentists and beauticians. Lately, it has come to Pearland Family Dentistry’s attention that people are becoming confused in making the choice between the two. They do not know whom they should visit for teeth whitening, a beautician or us. We are here to assist them in their confusion by helping them … Continue reading “Dentist or Beautician: Whom Should You Visit for Teeth Whitening?”


How Wearing a Mouthguard Protects Your Smile?

 

There never has been a year where Pearland Family Dentistry hasn’t told their patients about the benefits of wearing a mouthguard when participating in contact sports. However, our advice to them comes after they have sustained treatable dental injuries. If they had a mouthguard on, the extent of the dental injury could have greatly minimized. Since Pearland dentists aim … Continue reading “How Wearing a Mouthguard Protects Your Smile?”


Save Your Smile, before It’s Too Late

 

Your smile has the ability to light up the room, but for how long it can do that depends on your habits. As Pearland Family Dentistry tells its patients that in the end, it is their responsibility to ensure that their smile never disappears. As dentists, we want our patients to be proud of their smile and … Continue reading “Save Your Smile, before It’s Too Late”


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