Gentlemen, It’s Time to Embrace Cosmetic Dentistry

AACD dentist in Southlake, TX

According to a recent report from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, men are taking greater pride in their appearances than in previous decades. Southlake AACD dentist Dr. Gregory Wright explains that many of the men whom society deems most attractive—Brad Pitt, George Clooney, and Ben Affleck, to name a few—owe their winsome smiles to… Read more »

Things You Should Know About Teeth Bonding

Time and your dental health are intricately intertwined. How long you wait between sessions of brushing and flossing your teeth can influence how likely you are to develop cavities and gingivitis, or consistently bad breath. Conversely, issues that only affect the appearance of your teeth and not their structural integrity, such as minor chips and… Read more »

Why You Should Let the Pros Whiten Your Teeth

As you walk down the hygiene aisle at your local pharmacy or supermarket, you might see more teeth whitening products than your eyes can immediately register. Toothpaste that can erase stains, whitening strips that brighten your teeth, or other products that make similar claims of eradicating and/or preventing teeth stains. The truth, however, is that… Read more »

Achieving Whiter Teeth Is Simpler Than You May Imagine

In a poll conducted by the AACD, whiter teeth is on top of most people’s cosmetic wish list. If you’ve been thinking about consulting your dentist for teeth whitening, then you are not alone. More and more people are seeing the value of brighter teeth in their lives. If you’re tired of stained teeth, then… Read more »

Stop Dental Cavities from Worsening

Your teeth endure a lot of wear and tear. Eating alone places your teeth under great stress: constant chewing, hot and cold food, and toxins created by bacteria interacting with food. To keep teeth healthy, you have to practice good oral hygiene. Unfortunately, teeth can still develop cavities even after constant brushing and flossing. Dental… Read more »

Don’t Overlook Your Root Canal Treatment

A root canal is the part of your tooth that connects the pulp, or hollow chamber filled with living tissues, to the roots embedded in your jawbone. Root canal treatment is the process of cleaning and sanitizing the pulp and root canals when a bacterial infection (tooth decay) reaches the inside of your tooth. Though… Read more »

Is Your Smile Photo-Worthy for Summer?

Summer is just around the corner; another season of road trips, barbecues, and pool parties with your family and friends! Some of the greatest memories in a person’s life are made during summer, and since nearly everyone’s phone has a camera embedded in it, those memories are likely to be captured many times over. When… Read more »

Place Your Smile in the Hands of an AACD Dentist!

If you are looking to unveil your smile’s brilliance then you should start with the perfect smile. Even though people are created differently and bring with them their own unique look and personality, nothing compliments the persona like a perfect set of teeth. Gregory Wright, DDS, takes pride in giving people renewed confidence through high-quality… Read more »

Is It Time to Have Your Toothache Checked?

Toothaches occur for different reasons. Since people use their mouths for speaking, eating, and smiling, teeth undergo heavy weathering. The amount of substances that pass through the mouth is overwhelming. To put it in perspective, let’s examine the different ingredients and properties of a typical cheese burger; the burger patty contains fat and sodium, the… Read more »

Knock on Your Dentist’s Door After a Tooth Gets Knocked Out

Accidents happen. Even if your lifestyle isn’t very active, your tooth might still be accidentally knocked out due to a traumatic injury. There are plenty of incidents where a tooth could be knocked out of its socket: a rogue elbow on the basketball court; an accidental face-plant on a slippery pool-side; or even a forceful… Read more »