Keep Your Dentures Beautiful With These Cleaning Tips

We encourage you to remember that even though your new dentures are synthetic and can’t decay, it’s important that you take proper care of them to keep the dentures and your smile in good shape. We are pleased to provide you with some useful cleaning tips to help your dentures stay beautiful. -Rinse your dentures… Read more »

Can Dental Sealants Protect Your Family’s Smiles From Tooth Decay?

We applaud you for your investment in keeping your family’s smiles healthy, and we invite you to go beyond the traditional oral care habits–such as brushing and flossing–to receive dental sealants. Dental sealants reduce the risk tooth decay, especially in children, by protecting the teeth they cover. Tooth enamel refers to the protective outer layer… Read more »

Have You Been Checked for Tooth Sensitivity?

Caring for tooth sensitivity is no cake-walk, but fortunately for those of us in the Sherman, Texas, area, Dr. Michael Nguyen is a specialist. Read on to find out more about how the staff at North Texas Dental can address your tooth sensitivity problems. Caring for tooth sensitivity is one of Dr. Michael Nguyen‘s specialties,… Read more »

Why You Might Need a Night Guard

For many people, teeth grinding can be a serious problem. Also referred to as bruxism, teeth grinding can wear and rupture teeth, and it can also develop major headaches and earaches as you sleep, leaving you with a nasty feeling when you awaken. It’s not a disorder that should be ignored, but it is often… Read more »

Getting A White Smile For the Holidays

The holidays are fast approaching. Is your smile prepared for the parties, the family holiday pictures, the in-laws you haven’t seen in a year? If not, we can help! The first and easiest way to improve your smile is to improve your brushing habit. Brush twice a day, for 2 full minutes each time. If… Read more »

Oral Health Notes: Pregnancy and Your Smile

Caring for your smile is never more important than it is when you are pregnant. Although it can seem less important than other pressing issues for the health of yourself and your baby, your teeth still remain a central part of your life. To avoid drops in your oral health, continue effective oral health care… Read more »

A Cleft Palate Can Be Treated Through Different Restorative Treatments

A cleft palate is the result of a congenital deformation of the facial plates while a baby develops in the womb. While it can prove challenging during a child’s formative years, a cleft palate does not need to be a life-long complication. Here at , our oral surgery specialists can perform a variety of restorative… Read more »

The Truth About Dental and Oral Health Myths

Sometimes dental myths lead people to improperly care for their smile and oral health. This is why Dr. and our dental team are happy to set the record straight when it comes to common dental myths circling the world today. Myth No. 1: It’s normal to have bleeding gums. If you see a little pink… Read more »

Smart Smile Basics: Bruxism

Bruxism is an oral health condition that often arises when you grind your teeth. It often happens unconsciously, although it is most present while you sleep. If you ever feel like you have a sore jaw or sensitive teeth when you wake up, bruxism may be to blame. It is important to always look for… Read more »

The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Teeth Whitening Treatments

Teeth whitening is a system that weeds out stains and discolorations in your teeth to enhance your smile. Even though teeth whitening benefits are found in toothpaste, mouthwash, and even chewing gum, the most effective forms remain teeth whitening treatment kits. Remove deep stains and discolorations with whitening treatments such as professional and store-bought products…. Read more »