Can One Dentist Help Me Fully Restore My Smile?

If there are several issues that currently affect your oral health and smile, you may fear that addressing all concerns will require trips to multiple specialists. This can be particularly true if you have seemingly separate concerns about your smile. Can you really find one dental practice to help you restore or replace teeth, improve your smile, and work to correct an issue that makes biting and chewing uncomfortable? Your Katy, TX dentist has experience taking care of patients who require multiple services. For people who have more than one issue, or for someone who needs work done on several teeth, we can recommend a full-mouth reconstruction. In addition to restoring your smile’s appearance and health, we can work with you on correcting your bite so that discomfort stops affecting you. (more…)

Restoring Your Smile With A Dental Implant-Held Prosthetic

It can be hard to adjust to life with an incomplete smile. If people can spot the gap in your smile where your lost tooth should be, you can feel uneasy with your appearance, and worry that people are forming judgments about you based on the way you look. Even if the problem is not something people can easily see, your ability to bite and chew can be compromised by tooth loss. At our Katy, TX dentist’s office, we are prepared to help you regain a full and confident smile! With a dental implant-held restoration, we can restore your ability to bite and chew comfortably, and also help you smile with renewed confidence. (more…)

We Can Offer Different Strategies For Addressing A Bad Bite

If you are ignoring problems with your bite function, you can begin to experiencing painful issues like headaches, joint stiffness, and discomfort in your face and neck. So how does a problem with a person’s bite form? This answer can vary from person to person. Some people have an awkward, uneven bite motion because of poor dental alignment, or because they have teeth that are sensitive to pressure during biting and chewing. For other people, the issue could be with the alignment of their jaw joints, or with unconscious imbalances in their movement. At our Katy, TX dentist’s office, we have technology on hand that can help us understand how your bite might be affecting your quality of life. (more…)

We Can Address Challenging Flaws During A Smile Makeover

Noticeable cosmetic flaws can make you uncomfortable with the way you look. If you have several flaws to worry about, or if flaws are particularly distracting, you may worry that cosmetic improvements will be hard to make. For individuals who have serious issues with their appearance, our Katy, TX dentist’s office can recommend a smile makeover. The steps in a smile makeover vary from patient to patient, because our goal is to provide a personalized approach to this service. With that said, many people who expect they will have to go through several procedures to see results can be impressed at just how much improvement they can see thanks to just one cosmetic dental procedure! (more…)

Your Teeth Grinding Could Be Connected To TMJ Disorder

When you wake up each morning, you can tell that you spent the night unconsciously grinding your teeth or clenching your jaw. Issues with dental pain and sensitivity can greet you when you wake up, and you may even find yourself neck troubles and jaw pain. People who struggle with this habit often have related troubles with TMJ disorder. Problems that affect your jaw joints and muscles can lead to teeth grinding, and they can cause a person to experience migraines, jaw stiffness, and other concerns. Talk to your Katy, TX dentist about your struggles with teeth grinding and potential TMJ disorder. A long-term solution can often be achieved by making positive changes to your bite function. (more…)

Can My Dentist Really Help Me Avoid Future Migraines?

What can you do to put a stop to your recurring migraines? Many people who suffer from migraines can benefit from discussing the problem with their dentist. This is because their troubles are linked to unaddressed issues with their bite function and jaw alignment. Our Katy, TX dentist’s office is prepared to help you fix alignment and bite troubles so that painful headaches and other issues no longer interfere with your daily life. We can recommend Disclusion Time Reduction (DTR) Therapy to address the matter. DTR Therapy involves treatment to correct problems with your bite function that may be contributing to difficulties with jaw tension and misalignment, as well as problems with headaches and dental wear and tear. (more…)

Find Out How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Benefit You

How often do you find yourself looking at your teeth and wishing your smile could be brighter? Do you feel embarrassed by problems with damaged, misshapen, or poorly aligned teeth? Cosmetic dentistry has proven effective in response to many different smile concerns. At our Katy, TX dentist’s office, patients who are embarrassed by the way they currently look can discuss the benefits of a procedure to make lasting changes to their appearance. We can work with you on correcting specific flaws that make you unhappy with the way you look, or we can help you achieve major improvements through a smile makeover. (more…)

Stable Implant Dentures Can Benefit Your Bite Function

Is tooth loss going to force a change in the way you bite and chew food? Will you have to make changes in your diet because you can no longer enjoy certain items? Our Katy, TX dentist’s office can help you regain better bite function after tooth loss, even if your losses have been significant. For people who need to replace an entire row of teeth, we can discuss dental implant-held dentures. When secured by implants, dentures can be counted on for more support whenever you bite and chew. This can make it easier for you to maintain a varied and healthy diet. The presence of implants is also beneficial because they can stimulate your jawbone, and preserve its health and density over time. (more…)

Easing Daily Pain Through Disclusion Time Reduction Therapy

A busy day can feel hectic enough when you are not also dealing with a headache, jaw pain, or some other symptom connected to TMJ disorder. Many people who live life with frequent pain affecting their face, neck, and head may not realize how their troubles might be linked to issues with their dental function. If your jaw joints are poorly aligned, or if you have a difficult time evenly applying bite pressure, the stress the situation creates on your jaw joints and muscles can become a big issue for you. In addition to causing TMJ disorder, an unaddressed bite problem can increase your risk for future dental injuries. With Disclusion Time Reduction Therapy, your Katy, TX dentist can work with you on fixing an unresolved problem with your bite in order to ease your recurring pains. (more…)

Making Prosthetic Work Part Of A Full Mouth Reconstruction

As problems with your oral health and appearance mount, you may start to worry that addressing everything wrong with your smile might be difficult. At our Katy, TX dentist’s office, we are prepared to meet with individuals who are interested in addressing a range of different problems. In these situations, we can recommend beginning a full mouth reconstruction. As part of our effort to fully restore your smile and dental health, we can work out plans to restore your incomplete smile with dental implants. Dental implants make it possible to secure lifelike prosthetic appliances so that you can count on them for cosmetic and functional support. This is in addition to planning services to restore teeth that are affected by dental damage or cavities. (more…)