Shocking Dental Stats and How to Avoid Becoming One

In a perfect world, our Bedford dental practice wouldn’t have a lot to do. Our typical patients would take excellent care of their teeth, floss every day, and eat healthy. But what exactly is “typical,” and how close is that to what’s ideal? Hold onto your hats, because these dental stats just might blow you away—and have you reaching for... read more »

Periodontal Disease

Bleeding gums should not be considered “normal”, yet the National Institute of Health and the Centers for Disease Control have found that about half of Americans over the age of 30 have gums that bleed when they brush or floss. Bleeding gums could mean that you have periodontal disease. Periodontal diseases are caused by infections in the tissues that surround... read more »

Fall Football, Fairs, and Food

Before we enter a dark and dreary winter (not that we have anything to complain about in Texas), we get to experience the vibrant changes that come in the fall. It’s our last chance to get some activity in before the light of the year begins to set. Don’t fret, however; with the Texas State Fair arriving and football season... read more »

Give Your Smile a Second Chance with Dental Veneers

Our teeth don’t always wear as well as we would like. Perhaps the years have left them discolored, chipped, or they are simply uneven or oddly shaped. Fortunately, these are problems you don’t have to live with. Gone are the days when you would have to be self-conscious about your teeth, hiding your teeth with a tight-lipped smile. If you... read more »