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 fighting cancer or dental problems, catching problems in their early... 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 the bone from the missing tooth’s chewing action. Over time,... 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. However, because it doesn’t have living cells it can’t grow... 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 might also take into account your family history. We will... read more »

Learn All About What Dental Cleanings Can Do for You Here

Do you ever wonder why our dentists, Dr. Sula, strongly recommends receiving a dental cleaning every six months? If so, you have come to the right blog. The more you know about dental cleanings and their importance, the better. This can help you have the top-notch smile and oral health you deserve. To help you, our dentists would like to... read more »

Provide Your Smile Extra Support With Endodontics

If you wish to enhance your oral health through the use of a dental treatment design to repair the inner workings of a tooth, you will require the use of endodontics. Endodontic treatments are a specialized branch of dentistry designed to care for the pulp of a tooth and tissues within the roots. If for any reason your tooth enamel... read more »

Advantages of Receiving Dental Sealants

Have you heard about some of the advantages that you can enjoy from receiving dental sealants on your back teeth? Dental sealants can be safely applied to the smiles of patients of all ages, starting at the age of six when the first set of adult molars begin to erupt. We invite you to learn more about how dental sealants... read more »

Gum Disease is Harmful to Your Smile

Have your teeth been feeling loose or are your gums bleeding and swollen? If so, you could be suffering from gum disease. Gum disease is a threat to your smile and can cause severe problems to your oral health. That is why our experienced dentist, Dr. Sula with Advantage Dentists in Katy, Texas, is happy to assist you with information... read more »

Tobacco Stained Teeth Often Need Professional Whitening

Individuals who frequently use tobacco products are often aware of the long-term threat it poses to their medical and oral health. Many tobacco users, including those who use tobacco on an occasional basis, frequently suffer from dental staining issues related to the excess tar and other chemicals introduced to the mouth.   If you have tobacco-stained teeth, you might be... read more »

How Thumbsucking Impacts Your Child’s Smile

Did you know that a habit of sucking on thumbs can affect your child’s smile and disrupt their natural tooth alignment? The dangers of thumb sucking can be avoided by working with our dentist to help your child to overcome the habit. A habit of thumb sucking can reduce the development of the teeth, which is why it’s important to... read more »