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Why Are Your Teeth So Sensitive?

Why Are Your Teeth So Sensitive?

Nothing ruins a meal like sensitive teeth do. It’s just not the same when you have to take your coffee lukewarm or dice an apple into tiny pieces so you don’t have to bite into it. Some people just happen to have more sensitive teeth than others. But that doesn’t mean you have to write […]

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Prevent Your Dental Emergency Before it Happens

Prevent Your Dental Emergency Before it Happens

What dental procedure could possibly save you money? While some dental emergencies can’t be avoided (such as a slip in the bathtub or an automobile accident,) a large number of them can and should be completely prevented. It’s true: our Kingwood dentist often gets emergency calls related to tooth problems that we already knew existed, […]

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How Smoking Affects Your Smile

How Smoking Affects Your Smile

You’ve heard it all about how smoking affects your lung and heart health. Those problems seem a long way off. Keep in mind, though, that smoking can have a more immediate effect in a very visible way. An unpleasant smile can severely jeopardize first impressions. It can make your smile seem: Lacking in hygiene Older […]

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How to Save Hundreds a Year in Two Dental Visits

How to Save Hundreds a Year in Two Dental Visits

What dental procedure could possibly save you money? It comes down to that simple adage about prevention. It’s the same in dentistry as with almost any other aspect of your health. Preventative treatment can help you avoid the need for expensive restorative ones. Plus, it’s a fraction of the cost. Here’s how preventative dental treatments […]

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Say Goodbye to Bad Breath!

Say Goodbye to Bad Breath!

Chronic bad breath is a serious concern. Fear that others will notice the offensive odor can hold you back from expressing yourself confidently. From garlic to coffee to tuna fish, there are many foods we can blame bad breath on. But is food always the culprit? Your local dentist can help you figure that out. […]

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How Can You Get a Whiter Smile?

How Can You Get a Whiter Smile?

Just about everyone would like a brighter smile. If a whiter smile is on your list of resolutions for this year, you’ll be glad to know you’ve got a lot of options to choose from. Whitening Rinse Over-the-counter whitening rinses usually have a certain amount of hydrogen peroxide in them which can lift some stains […]

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How to Deal with Gum Recession

How to Deal with Gum Recession

It starts slowly, but before you know it, the process has left you with teeth that look longer and yellower than you remember them. What’s happening? Gums can recede for a number of reasons. Identifying which reasons are contributing to your case can help you take action to slow down the recession. Causes of Receding […]

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Top 5 Causes of Bad Breath

Top 5 Causes of Bad Breath

When you’re have a bad day in the fresh breath department, what can you do about it? Kingwood Dentistry’s all-star team of dental experts are on your case. Bad breath (halitosis) tends to have causes that are rooted deep in other body systems. In fact, a foul smell on your breath could indicate some serious […]

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Why Whiten Your Teeth?

Why Whiten Your Teeth?

Getting a brighter looking smile is a great way to go into the new year. Deciding to invest in boosting your tooth color can have a tremendous impact on both your professional career and personal life. When you feel confident about how your teeth look, you’ll want to show them off more often. Everyday Stains […]

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Do I Have TMJ Disorder?

Do I Have TMJ Disorder?

Disorders of your TMJ (temporomandibular joint) can cause tremendous complications to your teeth and quality of life. In most cases, our Kingwood dental patients notice symptoms of TMJ due to other types of side-effects rather than damage to their smile. Some of the most common warning signs to look for include: Chronic headaches and migraines […]

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