The Fundamentals of Dental Bonding

The fundamental of dental bonding begins with using small yet effective materials to correct ailments or irregularities on the surface of a tooth. Dental bonding can help prove the look of teeth without completely removing them or covering them completely. For a list of guidelines concerning dental bonding, consider this: -... Read more »

The Excitement of a Better Smile Awaits with Toothache Treatments

Have you ever wondered what the treatments for a toothache are? Toothaches are infections within a tooth to the nerve endings in the pulp. If the pulp is permanently damaged it may need to be removed. Fortunately, teeth can be saved even if severe infection and damage has occurred. The... Read more »

Dental Crowns 101

Have you ever heard of a dental crown restoration? Did you know dental crowns can restore your oral health? If not, we have great news for you! Here at Advantage Dentists in Katy, Texas, our team is dedicated to giving you high-quality service and care and are happy to help... Read more »

Tooth Decay That Compromises a Chip Might Be Repaired with a Filling

When a tooth is chipped or fractured, the changes in the dental structure might not be immediately obvious. In time, the microscopic textures of the damaged tooth enamel could foster bacterial tooth decay or even leave the tooth increasingly vulnerable to a more severe dental fracture. Even if you don't... Read more »

Is Dental Erosion Damaging Your Smile?

Dental erosion is an oral health disorder commonly characterized by the destruction of the tooth enamel by harmful acids in your mouth. Although brushing and flossing your teeth daily are effective methods for keeping your mouth clean, the foods and drinks you consume can cause dental erosion long before cleaning... Read more »

Spring into Summer with Dental Bridges

Dental bridges are a highly effective form of tooth replacement therapy designed to accurately fill in voids left behind by missing and lost teeth by directly attaching to nearby or neighboring teeth for a sturdy hold that will last. Dental bridges look natural and will thoroughly match the natural look... Read more »

Do You Know Any Effective Cavity Prevention Tips?

Do you know any effective cavity prevention tips? Cavities are the result of destruction to your tooth enamel to the point that a hole has formed in a tooth. Although your tooth enamel is a very strong protective layer of your teeth, it can be penetrated by plaque buildup and... Read more »

How Does Aging Affect Your Dental Health?

Did you know that growing older affects your dental health? The constant wear and tear on your mouth from chewing and eating food can wear down your teeth and the joints in your jaw. However, that doesn’t mean your teeth will fall out when you are older, as daily habits... Read more »

Are You Prepared for Oral Emergencies?

Are you prepared for oral emergencies? Did you know never to use sharp tools when removing objects that are stuck in your mouth? Did you know that applying gauze can help stop bleeding in the event of an open wound caused by biting your lip or tongue? The difference of... Read more »

Periodontal Disease Prevention Starts with Consistent Oral Hygiene Habits

Periodontal disease is an all-too-common affliction affecting the gum health of millions of Americans each year. Early symptoms, such as red or inflamed gums that bleed easily during brushing and flossing, should not be ignored. This early stage of periodontal disease, which is known as gingivitis, can often be treated... Read more »