Correct Smile Flaws Through Invisalign Treatment

While malocclusion – a problem with your teeth spacing – can be an issue you have experienced since childhood, it can also become an issue later in life. Your teeth may shift after past orthodontic treatment, or after your wisdom teeth start to arrive and push neighboring molars. Under many circumstances, we can take on these issues discreetly. Your Katy, TX dentist’s office provides Invisalign treatment to fix trouble with gaps and overlaps between teeth. With your corrective work complete, you can start showing off a more attractive and symmetrical smile! We can also review alternative cosmetic treatments, or make plans to follow Invisalign with another procedure to address additional concerns, such as an issue with dental discoloration. (more…)

When Poor Oral Health Calls For A Root Canal

What should a patient expect when they schedule restorative dental work? That can depend on what issue they need to address. There are different approaches we can take to addressing tooth decay. If possible, we will provide treatment with a conservative tooth filling. This is not possible when a cavity grows too large and does too much damage, and when it causes an infection that demands root canal therapy. Our Katy, TX dentist’s office is ready to help when you have a more advanced cavity that needs to be addressed. Through treatment, we can stop a worsening oral health issue from causing you to lose your tooth! (more…)

Arranging Tooth Bonding And Contouring Work

What kinds of treatments do you really have access to if you want to change your smile? Is there a cosmetic dental procedure that your dentist can complete in as little as one visit? What kind of results can you see if you do not have teeth fitted with custom restorations? At our Katy, TX dentist’s office, we provide several different options for patients who want to change the way they look. One option is tooth bonding and contouring treatment. By arranging this care, you can see to it that you have your smile improved after just one visit, and through treatment that minimizes changes to your enamel. (more…)

Recognizing Signs Of An Uneven Bite

If there are problems with your jaw movement, you can experience different oral health concerns, including problems with TMJ disorder. While you may not be aware that you rely on an awkward or uneven movement, you can recognize the signs of poor bite equilibration, and you can discuss them at our Katy, TX dentist’s office to learn how we can help. In addition to providing a detailed evaluation to check your bite equilibrium, we can recommend different treatment options based on your needs. With the right improvements, you can reduce tension on your joints and muscles, and you can avoid overworking certain teeth, which can make them more vulnerable to wear and tear. (more…)

Services That Restore Chipped Teeth

Once your tooth is chipped, you can find yourself stuck with a conspicuous flaw that hurts the overall quality of your smile. Depending on just how severe the damage is, you may need to look into more than just cosmetic treatment to address this issue. At our Katy, TX dentist’s office, we help people with different concerns about dental damage. When it is appropriate to do so, we can advise you on conservative cosmetic treatment options that can improve your smile while making minimal changes to your enamel. If the damage affects your oral health and your appearance, we can recommend that you receive a custom dental crown. (more…)

Smile Care For Special Needs Patients

Smile care is important to your well-being in the long term. Regular dental visits protect you against problems that can lead to troubling infections that affect your teeth and gums. Checkups also provide you with warnings about problems that affect your bite health and comfort, and create opportunities for your dentist to provide guidance on better smile care at home. At our Katy, TX dentist’s office, we provide services for people in and around our community, including those who have special needs and find dental care difficult to arrange. The right environment and the right approach to treatment can make future visits easier – when called for, we can offer effective care that utilizes dental sedation to make patients feel comfortable. (more…)

Creating A Plan For A Smile Makeover

While the steps in one person’s smile makeover can differ from someone else’s, the goal can remain consistent. By performing the right services, we can help you enjoy significant, lasting changes to your appearance. Our Katy, TX dentist’s office relies on different procedures to help people resolve issues that they have with the way they look. We can address concerns about dental discoloration, problems with enamel damage, or naturally occurring problems with tooth shape, size, and color. We can also make plans to provide restorative treatment when you have oral health issues that hold you back from showing off your best smile. (more…)

Using Digital Images To Plan Dental Treatments

The right planning can ensure that a cosmetic or restorative dental procedure is successful. At our Katy, TX dentist’s office, we rely on advanced imaging technology, including digital x-rays, to gather details so that we can carefully plan treatments for individuals who come to us for care. This technology, along with intraoral cameras that let us carefully inspect you for possible concerns, makes reviews safer and easier while still delivering valuable details. To further care for our patients and make visits easier, we can review treatments that deliver results while being more conservative in nature, and we can discuss dental sedation to help you remain calm and comfortable throughout a procedure. (more…)

When Treatment Calls For A Tooth’s Extraction

There are many benefits to securing regular dental care, and to promptly seeking treatment when you suspect something is wrong with your oral health. One important reason for doing so is that it reduces your risk for developing complications that ultimately require a tooth extraction. In a situation where a tooth does need to be removed, your Katy, TX dentist can provide the appropriate care to both safely extract it and provide a durable, attractive replacement. While it can be less than welcome news to hear that this kind of treatment is needed, it provides important protection. The tooth extraction you undergo resolves a problem that can lead to complications from infection, and it can resolve a problem that has been an active source of pain. (more…)

How Do I Treat Intrinsic Discoloration?

There are many products that you can find on store shelves that promise to help your smile by removing teeth stains. For more noticeable results, you can talk to your dentist about a professional teeth whitening treatment. For many, this will be an effective way to resolve problems with the appearance of teeth that are dull or discolored. However, it is not the right approach for everyone, as some individuals need to do something about intrinsic discoloration. Our Katy, TX dentist’s office is prepared to address this concern by offering cosmetic services that cover teeth that look dull or discolored due to internal issues. (more…)