Month: November 2013

FAQs About Root Canal Therapy

Few words fill a person with as much dread as “root canal”. Despite this common procedure’s underserved reputation, a root canal helps promote healthy smiles, safeguarding teeth against extraction due to an abscess or infection. Your Katy TX dentist, Dr. Colin Lathrop, can protect and preserve your smile with root canal therapy.

A Quick Guide to Teeth Whitening

Feeling embarrassed by your own teeth can quickly sap you of your confidence. Therefore, if you are unhappy because of staining or yellowing, you have probably thought a lot about teeth whitening treatment. Your Katy TX cosmetic dentist, Dr. Colin Lathrop, offers two methods for teeth whitening, both of which are very effective. However, before… Read more »

What to Do for a Dental Emergency

Emergencies are not uncommon when it comes to dentistry, and yet they are not so common that everyone knows how to deal with one when it arises. Thus, in addition to offering emergency dental care, your Katy TX dentist, Dr. Colin Lathrop, strives to keep his patients informed about responding to emergency situations. A dental… Read more »

Katy TX Sedation Dentist Soothes Dental Fears

Do you feel nervous at the prospect of attending a dental visit? If so, you are not alone. In fact, some people avoid dental visits altogether out of fear and anxiety. Unfortunately, in avoiding dental visits, these people may develop oral health problems such as tooth decay and gum disease. It is, therefore, essential that… Read more »