Celebrate 2020 With Flames

Fire is an exciting medium to work with, and, at Wright Smiles, we can help your smile shine just as brightly. If you’re interested in brightening your smile, check out our cosmetic dentistry options. If you’re interested in helping glassblowers in our community make glass bowls at Vetro, read on!

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3 Reasons Why Water Is A Smile-Friendly Drink Choice

When you want to do a better job protecting your teeth, you may focus on spending more time brushing and flossing, or looking for ways to cut back on sugar. These changes can lead to positive results, so you are less likely to receive bad news about your oral health during your next dental exam. With that said, you can also find that by drinking more water, and choosing this beverage over other drink options, you can reduce your risk for problems with tooth decay! Water is a sugar-free drink option that helps you stay hydrated so your body can naturally protect itself against the threat posed by oral bacteria. Remember that your Southlake, TX dentist is ready to answer your questions if you ever feel as though your oral health habits could use improvement. (more…)

Our Practice Can Provide Cavity Care For Kids

Your Southlake, TX dentist is prepared to help people with different degrees of cavity trouble. For an individual who only requires a dental filling, we can provide a tooth-colored restoration that offers protection against future harm. If the problem is too severe for a filling, we can arrange the appropriate care to save your tooth, and restore your smile. Of course, the circumstances of cavity care can be affected by more than just how severe decay has become. When kids develop issues with tooth decay, parents can be concerned about the problem itself, and the potential treatment. We have experience restoring cavities for our younger patients. We can make sure the cavity is effectively stopped while also taking care to make your child feel safe and comfortable. (more…)

3 Common Smile Flaws That Your Dentist Can Address

If you are tired of feeling that familiar self-doubt when you smile for a picture, or when you look at your teeth in the mirror, you should know that cosmetic dentistry can help. Our Southlake, TX dentist’s office can work with you to address whatever flaw or flaws are responsible for your feelings of discomfort. You can review your different options for cosmetic dental treatment, which have proven effective at restoring or improving many different smiles. While each treatment is capable of providing results in different ways, you can find that a single procedure might be capable of addressing multiple common smile flaws! (more…)

Are These Common Mistakes Hurting Your Oral Health?

Are you confident that you currently have no oral health issues to worry about? Preventive dental care can feel straightforward – you should regularly clean your teeth, limit your sugar intake, and attend regular dental exams. While this can seem easy enough, many people fall into certain bad habits that can lead them to experiencing troubles with tooth decay and gum disease over time. Are you someone who needs to worry about their smile? Our Southlake, TX dentist’s office is ready to meet with you and provide important feedback about your oral health during a regular dental checkup. If you do have something wrong, we can recommend restorative dental work that preserves your smile and oral health. (more…)

Can Cosmetic Dentistry Help Me Address A Smile Gap?

If you have a gap between teeth, you may assume that the problem has to be addressed with orthodontic work. In many cases, spacing problems are a result of poorly aligned teeth, which means a correction can help. With that said, it may be possible for your Southlake, TX dentist to cover your gap through cosmetic dentistry! By taking care of a gap with porcelain veneers, or through teeth bonding, we can help you effectively deal with the problem in less time than you expect. Moving forward with cosmetic dental work can also enable you to fix other concerns you might have with the shape, size, or color of certain teeth. (more…)

Tips To Make Dental Visits More Comfortable For Kids

As part of your parenting responsibilities, you can find yourself introducing your kids to many different experiences and situations. Pediatric dental visits can have important long-term benefits for your child’s smile, but you may worry about their discomfort in the dentist’s chair. What can you do to make sure they feel at ease going to see their dentist for important oral health care? Our Southlake, TX dentist’s office is prepared to help you navigate this potentially tricky question. We understand that new environments can sometimes be difficult for younger children, so we take care to provide a safe and welcoming atmosphere. When working with kids, we provide a combination of instruction, education, and conventional preventive dental care while helping them grow comfortable in the dental office! (more…)

Tartar Can Be A Problem If You Avoid The Dentist’s Office

If you avoid the dentist’s office for any reason, you should know that you have a real cause for concern when it comes to tartar buildup. While your efforts to brush and floss can help you remove plaque deposits and prevent tartar from forming, you can be vulnerable to an accumulation of tartar over time. Our daily oral care habits are not effective at removing deposits of tartar that have already formed, which means that you can face a greater risk from these deposits for tooth decay and gum disease. To make sure any tartar buildup is appropriately addressed, you can come to our Southlake, TX dentist’s office for a routine dental cleaning and evaluation. (more…)

How Porcelain Veneers Help Patients Show Off An Ideal Smile

Good habits like brushing, flossing, and attending regular dental exams can keep your teeth healthy, but these behaviors may not be effective against certain cosmetic flaws that make you unhappy with your smile. Our Southlake, TX dentist’s office is familiar with the frustration patients sometimes feel when they struggle to feel comfortable with the way their teeth look. If you currently wish your smile looked more attractive, porcelain veneers can offer some exciting benefits. By designing and placing custom veneers, we can improve your smile by hiding problems with discoloration, damage, and even problems with teeth that appear to be misshapen or misaligned. This one procedure may be the only one you need in order to show off your ideal smile! (more…)