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Preventative Approaches to Delaying Treatment

I’m beginning to slowly understand there are many stages to parenting.  Having just recently ventured into the teenage realm, I say to myself, “Surely I didn’t act like this when I was that age.”  It’s hard to believe how quickly your once energetic and helpful child is suddenly stricken with these intermittent phases of paralysis

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New Smiles for a New Year

It’s a new year, and as I reflect on the intimate time spent over the holidays with family and friends, celebrating the season and appreciating those cherished moments of joy and giving, I can only sum it all up in four simple words: I ate too much.  Yes, once again, we start the new year

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Your Family Dentist Explains Tooth Whitening

It’s the holiday season.  It’s time to relish in the Yuletide spirit as we stuff our stockings and pad the floor beneath our trees with long awaited gifts and a bit of cheer.  But as we carve the roast beast and invite visions of sugar plums to dance in our heads, let’s not forget to

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Your Family Dentist Explains Tooth Sensitivity

Fall has finally arrived.  It’s an end to those hot, Texas summer days, and we can finally venture outside and enjoy those long missed outdoor activities in moderate upper to mid-90 degree temperatures.  Before we know it, that northern cold front will coast in and send us into a chilling upper 80 degrees.  All kidding

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Your Family Dentist Explains Invisalign

Every smile is different and unique. It’s important for us to feel comfortable sharing our smiles with others.  Most often, the concern from patients that causes them to be unhappy with their smile is that their teeth are not “straight”.  Having received orthodontic treatment twice, I can relate to this concern.  Often times, orthodontic treatment

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Cosmetic Dentistry from Your Family Dentist

Howdy, all.  It’s been awhile since my last blog, and I’ve received a lot of requests and questions from patients concerning the topic of cosmetic dentistry.  This is a very broad topic and general term that describes a variety of dental treatments.  In addition, cosmetic dentistry itself is perceived in various ways by different dental

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