Could You Benefit From Full Mouth Reconstruction?

A single dental procedure may be just one step out of many that you need to take to see real smile improvements. A full mouth reconstruction plan is sometimes recommended for patients who are struggling with advanced oral health concerns. At our Katy, TX dental office, we can talk to you about what your plan might require, and work with you to arrange a series of treatments to fully improve your smile. This work can include both restorative and cosmetic dental services, and can involve work to replace teeth that you have lost. By the end of your full mouth reconstruction experience, you can marvel at how your time in the dentist’s chair has improved both your smile, and your well-being! (more…)

Is Jaw Pain Starting To Ruin Your Meals?

A trip to your favorite restaurant can be less than exciting when you have problems with jaw pain. Many people who start to experience issues with their jaw can find that the basic functions of biting and chewing are starting to become difficult, or uncomfortable. What you should know is that this problem can be related to other concerns, like problems with recurring headaches, and nightly teeth grinding. Our Katy, TX dental office is ready to help you determine why you have problems with jaw pain, and we can find a solution. Your issues could point to TMJ dysfunction, which can call for treatment to address other oral health concerns, or problems with the motion you use when biting down. (more…)

Answering Questions About Veneers And Cosmetic Dentistry

If you are starting to look at your options for cosmetic dental treatment, you may have become familiar with porcelain veneers. These restorations have helped many people make thrilling smile improvements, as they can cover up many different concerns while also offering long-lasting results. At our Katy, TX dental office, we can discuss cosmetic dentistry, and the role veneers could play in helping you make improvements to the way you look. These restorations are custom-made, and create positive changes that can be preserved for many years. In addition to this procedure, we can also talk with you about other treatment options that can help you achieve a smile makeover! (more…)

We Are Ready To Restore Your Smile With Implant Dentures

You can count on a permanent prosthetic restoration for your incomplete smile, even if you are missing an entire row of teeth. At our Katy, TX dental office, we provide implant dentures for patients who want to keep their artificial dental arch secure. All-On-4 implant dentures allow people who have experienced severe tooth loss to renew their confidence in the way they look, and in their dental function. Just four smartly placed implants can keep a lifelike denture held firmly in position. With implant dentures, you can once again enjoy foods that have been difficult to eat, you can smile with confidence, and you can even maintain your oral health by supporting the condition of your jawbone. (more…)

Disclusion Time Reduction Therapy Can Help With Migraines

Migraines can derail your day by putting you through severe pain. One reason people sometimes struggle with migraines and headaches is that they have unresolved problems with TMJ disorder due to bite issues. At our Katy, TX dental practice, we can determine if your problems might be rooted in TMJ problems, and determine how to best correct bite issues that might be agitating your jaw joints and muscles. To effectively understand what is happening, we can use advanced technology to measure the force you apply when you bite down, and work on corrections that reduce jaw stress through Disclusion Time Reduction therapy. If your problems with your bite are linked to other oral health issues, we can discuss the appropriate restorative dental treatment in order to help you. (more…)

Correct Dental Flaws With Your Custom Invisalign Aligners

If you want to show off a smile that is free of distracting dental flaws, you may need to do something about the alignment of your teeth. Teeth that look crooked, or poorly spaced, can negatively impact the way you look. While many people are aware that orthodontic work could improve their appearance, they hesitate because they are reluctant to wear metal braces. What you should know is that our Katy, TX dental practice can actually provide improvements with Invisalign aligners. These appliances are capable of making orthodontic improvements discreet, so you do not have to feel self-conscious wearing your appliance in social and professional environments. (more…)

We Can Perform Tests To Find The Reason For Your Bad Bite

Having problems with the alignment of your bite can weaken certain teeth, leaving you prone to problems that will require restorative dental work. You can also develop problems with your jaw joints, which can lead to headaches, facial pains, and issues with biting and chewing motions. There can be several reasons a person starts to experience an uneven bite. At our Katy, TX dental office, we have technology to measure your bite, and determine how we can make improvements through bite equilibration. In addition to improving your bite equilibrium, we can provide modern dental services to correct problems like poor dental alignment, or issues with specific teeth, that make it harder for you to bite comfortably. (more…)

An Untreated Dental Problem Can Lead To TMJ Disorder

Our teeth are remarkably resilient, but the unfortunate matter is that when a tooth requires professional dental care, trouble can continue to worsen until it receives that care. If you have a problem with a cavity, oral bacteria can eventually work its way to the center of your tooth, and cause problems for the living tissues housed there. Eventually, bacteria can create further harm by leaving your tooth through its roots. You also need to worry about the impact a dental problem can have on your bite. Cavities and other dental issues can interfere with your bite function, which can create the kind of jaw stress that leads to TMJ disorder. Our Katy, TX dental practice can address oral health problems that affect you, and relieve your issues with TMJ disorder! (more…)

Cosmetic Dentistry And Dental Damage – What You Should Know

Can cosmetic dentistry play a role in restoring your smile if you have visible dental damage? At our Katy, TX dental practice, we are prepared to help patients deal with flaws that are caused by injuries, as well as problems with wear and tear over time. In many cases, a cosmetic treatment can be an ideal response to a problem with your appearance. With that said, we will provide a review of your dental damage before committing to a particular treatment. It is important to determine if your tooth needs restorative dental treatment, so you have the appropriate oral health support in addition to smile improvements. (more…)

Enjoy Better Support With Implant-Held Dentures

Dentures can restore a person’s smile after significant tooth loss, which can have a meaningful impact on their self-esteem. With that said, dentures supported with suction or epoxies can create new irritations for a person. They can offer limited functional support, and they may feel loose or unstable when you speak. As time passes, and the absence of teeth roots affects your jaw health, you may find that your dentures feel less comfortable. If you wish to avoid these problems, you can make an appointment at our Katy, TX dental office to discuss having dental implants put in place to hold your dentures! This arrangement can make you feel more comfortable with your restoration, while also providing better functional support over time. (more…)