How Do I Know if I Have a Cavity?
Dec 15, 2022
Taking care of your oral and overall health must be a priority. Knowing when you need to call your dentist is important. Practicing good oral hygiene habits help to prevent tooth decay, cavities, and many other issues.
How Can I Fix a Chipped Tooth?
Dec 1, 2022
Chipped or injured teeth are typically considered a dental emergency. We offer many cosmetic services, and have years of experience in cosmetic dentistry. If you have a chipped tooth, you may wonder how quick you can get the tooth fixed.
How Come Some People Get Cavities Easier Than Others?
Nov 15, 2022
Cavities are always something we try to avoid with brushing and flossing each day. You may notice you get cavities frequently and others don’t. This doesn’t seem fair, but there are other factors that play into keeping your teeth free of decay that you may not realize.
How Often Should I Whiten My Teeth?
Nov 1, 2022
Professional whitening is effective at removing years of stains and discoloration from the teeth. Whether you're looking to boost your confidence or are going to be attending a wedding, reunion or another big event, a bright and white smile is sure to improve your appearance.
What Are the Pros and Cons of Dental Crowns?
Oct 15, 2022
A dental crown is a type of dental restoration that places a cap over a tooth or dental implant. Crowns help keep the underlying tooth from breaking apart, and can be used to help fix an area on a tooth that is broken.
How Long Do Dental Crowns Last?
Oct 1, 2022
Crowns are similar to a cap that is placed over a tooth, and are used to save and restore a damaged tooth. Crowns look natural and allow patients to use their tooth again.
Is It Better to Get a Dental Implant or a Bridge?
Sep 15, 2022
When deciding on a restorative solution it is important to look at all of your options to help you decide on the best option that works for you. A common question patients face is if they should choose a dental bridge or dental implants when they are looking for a tooth replacement solution.
How Often Do Dental Implants Need to be Replaced?
Sep 1, 2022
If you have been recommended for dental implants, you may wonder if they will ever have to be replaced. Implants are a permanent restorative solution for patients seeking that perfect smile.
Why Should I Get a Dental Bridge?
Aug 15, 2022
Dental bridges help to bridge the gap between one or more missing teeth. Bridges have one or more crowns or implants on either side of the gap and false teeth in-between them.
Why Am I Vomiting After a Wisdom Teeth Removal?
Aug 1, 2022
Removing impacted wisdom teeth is a little more involved compared to a simple tooth extraction for an erupted tooth. Taking care of yourself after surgery is very important. Our team at Precision Smiles will discuss how to care for your mouth at home after your wisdom tooth removal, and give you post-operative care tips to keep you feeling great.
When Should a Person Switch Dentists?
Jul 15, 2022
Switching dentists can be a hard decision, but patients need to make a change if they notice things aren’t working out with the current practice. Knowing when to make the move can be hard, but there are some tips you can follow to help you find your new dental office or dental clinic in the Frisco area.
What's Better: Invisalign or Traditional Metal Braces?
Jul 1, 2022
When your teeth are crowded, crooked, unevenly spaced or misaligned, you may not feel good about the way that you look. Likewise, trying to floss between crowded and crooked teeth can be next to impossible. This is why many are choosing to go with orthodontic treatment as a way to straighten their smile and improve their overall appearance. When it comes to orthodontic options, there are many different options available to meet your needs.
What Types of Treatments Do General Dentists Provide?
Jun 15, 2022
General Dentists provide services to diagnose, treat, and maintain your oral health. Our office specializes in general dentistry, and this includes preventative, corrective, and restorative treatment for patients. Our general dental care services allow us to remove any decay or disease from your teeth and gums. We preserve your natural teeth and keep you looking and feeling great.
What Should I Look For When Choosing a Cosmetic Dentist?
Jun 1, 2022
Cosmetic dentists can help enhance or improve the appearance of your teeth, gums, and jaw. If you are unhappy with your smile, or have cracked, broken, or misshapen teeth, finding a good cosmetic dentist is important. Cosmetic dentistry focuses on the overall appearance of your smile. This includes the color, shape, size, and position of your teeth.
What is the Difference Between Dental Implants and Veneers?
May 15, 2022
Dental Veneers and Dental Implants both can give patients a beautiful white smile. Deciding what restorative or cosmetic option works best for you depends on the condition of your teeth. Our staff at Precision Smiles in Frisco, TX provides cosmetic and restorative consultations to all our patients to take a detailed look at your mouth and determine a customized treatment plan that works for you. We listen to your goals and look at all options to give you the opportunity to choose the best one.
What is Oral Pathology?
May 1, 2022
Oral pathology is the identification process of certain diseases or disorders of the mouth or jaw. Thorough examination and accuracy in diagnosis are extremely important to ensure the patient is treated properly. Our surgeons have years of experience in oral pathology and treating disorders. Our detailed examination process allows our team to determine the cause of an issue, and provide the proper diagnosis and treatment.
What is Considered a Dental Restoration?
Apr 15, 2022
If you have teeth that are decayed, injured, or missing you may require a dental restoration. Common types of dental restorations include crowns, fillings, implants, dentures, and bridges. Never hesitate to call the dentist if you have an issue with your tooth. In many cases our team can save your tooth with a restoration before the tooth damage progresses. It is always important to address any issues with your teeth promptly, or more serious complications may develop.
What Can You Not Eat After Getting Dental Implants?
Apr 1, 2022
Dental implants have been used for years by patients who need to replace one or more teeth in their mouth. If you’re missing a tooth, you might find that you just don’t the way that your smile looks. Likewise, you may be having issues with how your teeth are able to function, especially if you’re missing more than one tooth. Implants are small metal rods that are inserted deep into the jawbone to rebuild what you are missing. They can last for many years and actually fuse with the bone itself, becoming a permanent part of your smile.
What Can a Cosmetic Dentist Do?
Mar 15, 2022
Cosmetic Dentists help enhance or improve the appearance of the teeth, gums, or jaw. When patients are not happy with their smile, or those who have chipped, cracked, or misshapen teeth, cosmetic dentistry can help give you that perfect smile. Cosmetic dentistry focuses on the overall appearance of a patient’s smile including the color, position, shape, and size of the teeth. Understanding what a cosmetic dentist can do will help you decide what type of dentist you may need.
What Are the Pros and Cons of Dental Crowns?
Mar 1, 2022
A dental crown is a type of dental restoration that places a cap over a tooth or dental implant. Crowns help keep the underlying tooth from breaking apart, and can be used to help fix an area on a tooth that is broken. There are different types of crowns available to patients, and depending on the severity of the tooth will determine which type of crown is best.