Category: Restorative Dentistry

Tooth Decay: How Long Can I Wait?

Your first question when you receive the news that you have a cavity may be: How long can I wait until I schedule my dental filling? Or, your first reaction when you realize you have a toothache might be: I wonder how long I can put off scheduling a dental visit. Our Southlake, TX team… Read more »

Why You’re Running Away From Restorative Care

If you feel like the second you learn you need restorative care, you’d like to run as far away as possible and as quickly as possible, we understand. You’re most certainly in good company, as you are not the first person to feel this way! We see it every day at our Southlake, TX practice,… Read more »

3 Things Modern Dental Crowns Can Do

Dental crowns were among the first forms of restorative dentistry, and over the centuries, their function hasn’t changed much. Advanced technology and dental materials allow for more effective and lifelike restorations, but a crown’s main purpose has always been the same – to save a tooth. At our Southlake, TX, dental office, we offer highly… Read more »

So You Have A Cavity: What’s Next?

If you have a cavity, then you know that you are going to need to do something. However, you may find that there are so many things to immediately consider that knowing where to begin and getting everything sorted out can hit you like a ton of bricks! Not to worry. From finding a way… Read more »

Why Don’t Fillings Always Work Against Tooth Decay?

If you’ve ever had a cavity and treated it with a tooth filling, then you might be surprised when you develop another and your dentist tells you that a filling won’t work this time. While custom-made fillings are appropriate for most mild to moderate cavities, more severe forms of tooth decay can’t be resolved with… Read more »

What’s Good About Root Canal Treatment?

Are you one of those optimistic people, who sees the silver lining around gray clouds? When it comes to discussing root canal treatment in Southlake, TX, that’s an attitude we encourage and admire. While avoiding the need for root canal treatment is the best scenario, sometimes things happen. Injury to a tooth, or infection that… Read more »

Reasons You’re Not Proud Of Your Smile (And What To Do)

Are you not proud of your smile? Is there something that you are quite certain you could probably change about it if you were to come in to see our Southlake, TX practice but you have not done so just yet? Or, do you feel somewhat defeated and worried that whatever it is you’d love… Read more »

Cracked Teeth: Things You Just Didn’t Realize

One of those things you would love to avoid in your lifetime is a cracked tooth. It doesn’t sound very pleasant, you know that it will require some serious restorative care or can even lead to tooth loss when the crack is severe, and you’re pretty much happy to do what it takes to prevent… Read more »

Restorative Care Details To Warm Your Heart

No, you might not immediately feel extremely cozy when you bring restorative care to mind and we understand this. However, since our team at our Southlake, TX practice knows that many patients feel quite the opposite when conjuring up thoughts of the treatments needed to repair their smiles, we’d like to remind you that it’s… Read more »

Does Tooth Decay Happen No Matter What?

You may wonder if you can really do anything about tooth decay. Perhaps it seems like something that randomly happens to you but that you have no control over because, even when you brush twice a day and floss, you still end up with problems. The good news that you need to run through your… Read more »