At the Dental Centre of Conroe, we understand that tooth extraction can be a daunting idea. While you should never resign yourself to living with any teeth that cause you pain and might possibly need extraction or other forms of restorative dentistry, there is a set of teeth that, in most people’s mouths, are extracted often: wisdom teeth. In today’s blog, your Conroe, TX, dentist will share some facts about wisdom teeth extraction, and why you don’t need to be afraid of having your teeth extracted in our office.
A root canal is the quintessential scary dentist procedure mentioned in books, TV, and movies. At the Dental Centre of Conroe, we recognize how the media can alter people’s perception of dentistry, often for the worse. However, the reputation of the root canal is undeserved. In today’s blog, your Conroe, TX, dentist will answer your questions about root canal therapy, and clear up its scary reputation.
If you have young children yourself, or know anyone whose children are losing their baby teeth, you’ve probably heard all about the Tooth Fairy. This mystical creature doesn’t belong to any one religious or cultural tradition, but it is culturally significant enough in the United States to have its very own national holiday on February 28th! In today’s blog, your Conroe, TX, family dentist will share information about losing teeth safely and how to keep the tooth fairy happy.
This weekend, rain or shine, you are sure to have a great time when you make it out to the 55th Annual Go Texan Parade here in downtown Conroe, TX. Whether you’ll be smiling from the top of a float or from the sidewalk during the parade, you will want to make sure that your smile is camera ready by scheduling a consultation with your Conroe, TX, dentist at the Dental Centre of Conroe.
If you have ever mentioned jaw pain or discomfort to your dentist, you’ve likely been asked several questions about the pain as well as your habits. While these help your dentist to determine the cause, severity, and type of the pain you are experiencing, you may be left with questions of your own. In today’s blog, your Conroe, TX, dentist will discuss the differences and similarities between TMJ disorder and bruxism, and what to do if you are suffering from jaw issues.
When you are living with TMJ disorder, normal occurrences like talking and eating can cause intense discomfort. Whether you feel like your pain isn’t that bad or it seriously impairs your quality of life, you shouldn’t have to live with it. In today’s blog, your Conroe, TX, dentist will discuss the symptoms of this disorder as well as the treatments offered at the Dental Centre of Conroe to help you live more comfortably and with less jaw pain.
Do it yourself remedies have had a resurgence in popularity with moves toward “cleaner,” organic, and healthier products. While the movement may not have ill intentions, the effects of DIY remedies, especially when related to your dental health or whitening your teeth, can have dangerous effects. In today’s blog, your Conroe, TX, dentist will explain some of the dangers of do it yourself and “natural” teeth whitening solutions, and why you should always consult your dentist before trying any at home dental treatments.
This Valentine’s Day, as you are reminded to love yourself and others, consider extending that love to a four-legged friend! Whether your kids have been begging for a dog or cat, you have been considering getting another pet, or your house is already a menagerie of furry, scaly, and feathered friends, you’ll want to stop by the Montgomery County Animal Shelter this weekend. In today’s blog, your Conroe, TX, dentist will share a fun event and adoption special occurring at the shelter for Valentine’s Day, and encourage you to share your love with a shelter pet.
Whether you are diligent about attending dentist appointments every six months as recommended by the American Dental Association, or you need a little more prodding to tend to your dental hygiene in an office, there are always signs to be watching for that necessitate a visit. At the Dental Centre of Conroe, we offer consultations for cosmetic work, regular checkups and cleanings, and emergency appointments; whatever you need to best care for your smile. In today’s blog, your Conroe, TX, dentist will point out five signs that tell you it’s time to make an appointment.
Did you know that National Children’s Dental Health Month is in February each year? At the Dental Centre of Conroe, we appreciate the national yearly reminder that smiles of all sizes deserve quality dental care both at home and when visiting the dentist. In our office, our friendly staff creates a comfortable environment for every person that walks through our door, no matter their age or experience level with dentists, and it is our goal to make everyone a fan of going to the dentist. In today’s blog, your Conroe, TX, family dentist will discuss some good habits that you can help your child start at home, as well as procedures offered in our office to keep little smiles healthy.