Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

How to Address the Genetics of Tooth Decay

If the number of cavities you develop despite daily oral hygiene practices seems unfair, especially compared to people who never have cavities, our team is here to help you. We review how genetics can increase your risk of cavities by causing soft tooth enamel and teeth that are crowded. When... Read more »

Oral Health Quiz: Symptoms of Gum Disease

Although you may be taking the time to assess your oral health care in terms of any damage that may be occurring, it is possible that you're not giving yourself the necessary inspections to catch underlying conditions that may not be easily visible, which is frequently the case with gum... Read more »

Tooth Hazards in Your Diet

What do you think of when you hear the words dental damage? What about tooth hazard risks? Although we often think about oral accidents and injuries, the truth is that most incidents that occur with your oral health are due to foods and drinks you consume. Because the products you... Read more »

Ways to Reduce Your Fear of the Dentist

Are you looking for ways to reduce your fear of the dentist? If so, we can help you! Dental anxiety is a serious condition that needs to be taken seriously. That is why, our dentist, Dr. Jim Nored with Crosby Dental Center in Crosby, Texas, is here to assist you... Read more »