March 2, 2018
Did you know that an estimated 178 million Americans are missing at least one tooth? If you’ve recently found out that you need to have a tooth extracted, at least you’ll be in good company! But even with that small consolation, we understand that many people don’t look forward to dental work, even under the best of circumstances. As a dentist in Richardson who has done countless extractions, we wanted to write a blog to explain a bit more about this common procedure so that you understand why it’s necessary and know what you can expect.
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February 2, 2018
Have you ever noticed that dental and medical professionals speak what seems like a foreign language? As if it weren’t intimidating enough simply being in the dental chair having your teeth examined, but then you have the added stress of wondering what exactly is being said about you!
Hearing about your “probe readings” or that one of your teeth has a “mesial fracture line” would make anyone would feel a little nervous. In this blog, your dentist in Richardson will explain one particular term you may have heard recently: a dental crown. You’ll learn what a crown is and why you might need one so that next time, you’ll be a better-informed patient!
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It’s Friday night and you’re so glad that the weekend has finally arrived. After a long week at work, you’ve planned the perfect mix of relaxation and fun – binge watching some favorite TV and having dinner with friends on Saturday. But just as the weekend is getting started you bite down on something at dinner and realize one of your crowns has come off. Yikes! Thankfully, you’re not in pain (and even avoided swallowing it) but you’d still like to get it taken care of as soon as possible. Since it’s late on Friday night you’re just crossing your fingers that you won’t have to wait until Monday!
If anything like this has ever happened to you, your dentist in Richardson talks about how you can handle this situation. You’ll also learn about some prevention tips for the future.
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January 2, 2018
There was a time when you would treat yourself to a Mavs basketball game, and then hit the town afterwards to have dinner and take in the sites of downtown Dallas. But things have recently changed. You’ve lost some of your teeth due to poor oral hygiene habits of the past and just don’t feel like yourself. That means that the things you used to love to do are a far-gone memory now. You’re wondering if there is a way to replace several missing teeth and restore the life that you once had. Thankfully, your dentist in Richardson has a solution.
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December 4, 2017
There is no shortage of dentists in Richardson. You’re spoiled for choice when it comes to taking care of that beautiful smile of yours! However, instead of just picking the dentist that is the closest or that has cool advertisements, why not seriously consider Canyon Creek Family Dentistry for all your oral healthcare needs? You’ll discover that we can provide excellent service, compassionate care, and flexible payment options as your dentist in Richardson.
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