Month: September 2013

Grand Prairie Dentist Answers Your Questions about Dental Fillings

We put a lot of effort into keeping our teeth cavity-free, brushing 2-3 times per day and flossing often as well. However, have you ever wondered about the extent to which a cavity threatens your oral health? If you have, you’ll find the answer to this question and others below as your Grand Prairie dentist,… Read more »

Grand Prairie Dentist Offers a Quiz on Dental Implants

When it comes to restorative dentistry, there is no getting around the fact that dental implants sit at the very top. These marvelous structures provide patients with restorations that behave and feel like natural teeth. But how much do you really know about dental implants? To find out, take the following quiz from your Grand… Read more »

Grand Prairie Children’s Dentist Offers a Fun Quiz

Education is a major part of the early years of dental care. By instructing your child properly, you can set him or her up for a lifetime of good oral health. To help you in this endeavor, your Grand Prairie dentist, Dr. Quinn Smith, has put together the following quiz. Take it with your son… Read more »

Grand Prairie Family Dentist: Make Homecare a Family Affair

Do you struggle to get your kids to brush and floss their teeth? You are not alone. However, it is important not to give up as establishing good homecare habits is vital to a lifetime of oral health. To develop and reinforce these habits, you may even find it useful to make homecare a priority… Read more »

Grand Prairie General Dentist Helps You Prevent Cavities

A cavity is the physical damage done to a tooth by harmful bacteria. Thus, cavity prevention is all about ridding the mouth of these bacteria. To aid you in this endeavor, your Grand Prairie dentist, Dr. Quinn Smith, has put together three tips that can help you remain cavity free. Tips for Cavity Prevention 1.     … Read more »

Grand Prairie Dentist Quizzes You on Gum Disease

Gum disease is by no means unheard of. However, not everyone knows just how much damage this sinister disease can inflict. So how does your knowledge stack up on the subject? To find out, test your knowledge with the following quiz from your Grand Prairie dentist, Dr. Quinn Smith, and check your answers below. Take… Read more »

Grand Prairie Dentist Looks at the Benefits of Implant Dentures

When dentures do not fit properly, they have a high potential for irritation and embarrassment. As the dentures slide around the mouth, they create friction which can become quite painful. Their instability can also lead to embarrassing slips, lowering the confidence of denture wearers. If these struggles are familiar to you, implant dentures could be… Read more »

Grand Prairie Dentist Quizzes You on Zoom! Whitening

What color is a beautiful smile? Chances are you said white. Therefore, if you have dull or yellow teeth, why not consider teeth whitening treatment? Many things can conspire to yellow our teeth, but professional teeth whitening treatment can combat them. To learn more about the Zoom! Whitening treatment offered by your Grand Prairie dentist,… Read more »

Grand Prairie Dentist: Three Surprising Benefits of Teeth Whitening

Have you ever noticed that truly stand-out smiles come in only one shade? The color of teeth can have a dramatic impact upon the appearance of a smile. Therefore, if your teeth have dulled over the past few years, why not try teeth whitening treatment? In addition to improving the appearance of your teeth, teeth… Read more »