Are you struggling to keep up with your dental New Year’s resolutions? On our blog, we’ve put together 3 easy ways to keep up those resolutions so you can make sure your oral health isn’t falling by the wayside this year. Contact us for more dental health help!
You’ve probably seen mention of fluoride on dental products at the store, but have you stopped to consider what it actually is or how it might benefit your health? On our blog post, we dive into the facts and benefits of fluoride.
There is no need to live with an imperfect smile. Chips, gaps, stains, and cracks can disappear with the help of veneers, which are ultra-thin shells of tooth-like material that are bonded to the front of your teeth to improve their appearance. Are Veneers Right For Me? Veneers are a great option for those who[…]
It’s October, and Halloween is going to be here before we know it. Usually, Halloween necessitates the consumption of tons of excess sugar, specifically by kids. But maybe this year doesn’t have to be the same it’s always been. This Halloween could be your chance to say goodbye to the endless candy and stock your[…]
Everyone knows that seeing the dentist is important, but for people with dental anxiety, it’s especially difficult because they dread going to the dentist more than anything else. If you feel stressed when you think about going to a dental office, you’re not alone. There are many different types of dental phobias. Here are five[…]
At Mission Hills Family Dental, we always encourage our patients to practice preventive care and to develop good oral hygiene habits. Simple actions like regular brushing, flossing, and a healthy diet go a long way toward keeping your teeth clean and healthy. Beyond your home care regimen and your regular office visits, you should also[…]
Getting your child to the dentist for their first visit doesn’t have to be a struggle. If you prepare them for their dental appointment ahead of time, you can ensure that everything goes off without a hitch. We’ve put together some suggestions for how you can set your kid up for success when it comes[…]
Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you, and it is a huge part of a first impression. We believe that you should smile freely and often – and with total confidence! Mission Hills Family Dental offers a variety of convenient whitening treatment plans that you can easily make a part[…]
No one ever expects to get a knocked-out tooth. But sometimes these things happen. With quick thinking and prompt dental help, it is often possible to save and reattach the tooth. The Basics First, a little background. A knocked-out tooth is also called an “avulsed” tooth. When this happens, blood vessels and nerves are damaged[…]
Too often, dental costs can seem prohibitively expensive. But don’t lose hope: there are many things you can do to invest in care now and save a significant amount of money in the future. Overall, preventative care is the best type of care. This means if you take care of small problems now, they won’t[…]