If you’re worried about radiation exposure during dental X-rays, check out our blog post to alleviate your fears. We explain what dental X-rays are, if they’re dangerous (hint: no), why they’re necessary, and how often you’ll need them taken. Call us if you’re still concerned about the safety of X-rays!
Is it a daily battle to get your kids to brush their teeth? Check out our blog post for 5 tips to motivate your kids to brush without a meltdown. We talk about setting a good example, making it fun, using dissolving agents and rewards, and visiting the dentist. Contact us to schedule your child’s next dental appointment!
Many people think teeth are bones, but that’s not quite right. Read our blog to find out what teeth are made of, layer by layer. If you have more questions about your oral health, contact our San Marcos dental office!
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[…]