Should I Rely On Invisalign For My Orthodontic Adjustment?

If you feel like you are no longer comfortable ignoring issues with poor dental alignment, orthodontic work can give you the improvements you desire. Because people are sometimes self-conscious about the idea of having conspicuous metal braces placed on their teeth, they can inquire about alternative options. Would you like to know if Invisalign aligners are up to the task of correcting your smile? Your Katy, TX dentist can talk to you about these alternative orthodontic appliances, and what you can expect during your correction. You can also learn more about orthodontic work, and the issues that crooked teeth can cause you to experience. (more…)

Dental Implants Offer Great Support For Replacement Teeth

How much can you realistically expect a dental prosthetic to do for you? Will you be comfortable with your appearance, and will you feel better about your ability to bite, chew, and speak? Your Katy, TX dentist is capable of using dental implants to provide you with a degree of prosthetic dental support that truly excites you. Your implant (or implants, if you are replacing several teeth) will provide a level of permanent support that allows you to feel better about your dental function. You can also confidently flash your smile, as your restorations can make you feel better about your appearance. (more…)

Making Over Your Smile With A Full Mouth Reconstruction

Working towards your ideal smile is certainly something your Katy, TX dentist can help you with! The right approach to a smile makeover will depend on the current condition of your teeth and gums. In other words, before concentrating on purely cosmetic issues, any dental issues affecting you will need to be addressed. Fortunately, this work can ultimately benefit both the way you look, and your oral health. To make sure you are fully satisfied with the way you look when you smile, you can follow up restorative work with the right cosmetic dental procedures to target areas of insecurity. (more…)

Repairing Multiple Damaged Or Cavity-Affected Teeth

Individuals who see their dentist on a recurring basis can count on consistent care, which can limit how many oral health problems might affect them at a given time. Unfortunately, too many people fall out of the habit of visiting the dentist until they are concerned something is wrong with their smile. At that point, an individual may need restorative dental work done on multiple teeth. Your Katy, TX dentist can work with you to plan, and execute, a full mouth reconstruction. During this process, your dentist can first take care of teeth in the worst condition, and continue with treatment until all of your dental issues are addressed. (more…)

Fixing Your Bite Problems Can Improve Your Quality Of Life

How much concern should you have over whether or not your bite is “correct,” and what can you do if you have issues with your dental function? Untreated problems with bite equilibration can have serious consequences for people who have them, and they can create separate issues that can require restorative dental work. You may have issues with TMJ-related aches and pains because of your flawed bite. You could put certain teeth through more wear and tear due to your modified dental function, which can weaken or damage them. Your Katy, TX dentist can use advanced tools to study your bite equilibration, and determine what problems might be affecting you. (more…)

All-On-4 Dentures Can Help You Fully Restore Your Smile

Unfortunately, people can sometimes give up hope on having a quality smile after advanced tooth loss. If you feel like there is nothing you can do to feel confident in your smile again, you should know just how advantageous implant-supported dental work can be. Your Katy, TX dentist can help patients make big changes by providing All-On-4 Dentures. Your implant-supported prosthetic is capable of keeping a modern, custom-made denture fixed in place, which can have functional and cosmetic benefits you greatly appreciate. In addition to making daily life with a prosthetic more comfortable, this arrangement has important long-term benefits. (more…)

Working On Major Cosmetic Smile Improvements

For some people, cosmetic smile improvement is a matter of taking care of small irritants that make them less than thrilled with how they look. It may be a matter of addressing a recent change in the color of their teeth due to stains, or addressing a minor chip or crack that affects how one tooth looks. If you have bigger concerns about the state of your smile, you should know that cosmetic work can also help you attain your goals. Your Katy, TX dentist can discuss your options for a smile makeover, which can lead to changes that cover multiple esthetic areas of concern. (more…)

Chronic Pain In Your Face, Jaw, Or Head? Tell Your Dentist

If you leave persistent pains in your face, jaw, or head unexamined, you can continue to face the unpleasant effects of a problem that can potentially be managed by your dentist. These symptoms could all relate to a problem with TMJ dysfunction, which is rooted in issues with your jaw joints and/or muscles. Your Katy, TX dentist is able to work with you on correcting the matter, and on identifying the conditions that may have led you to experiencing chronic discomfort. Through proper care, you can manage your discomfort, and enjoy relief from the issues that lead to your pain. (more…)

Discussing Big Cosmetic Smile Goals With Your Dentist

If you are someone who feels uncomfortable because of multiple dental flaws, you may worry that your smile is never going to make you happy. What you should know is that your Katy, TX dentist is ready to work with you on a smile makeover, which can help you work through those flaws to make substantial changes. Cosmetic dental work can make bigger improvements than you might realize, and with less work than you might expect. In addition to addressing issues with your appearance, your dentist can make esthetic improvements by taking on unflattering oral health issues. (more…)

We Can Identify The Issues That Affect Your Bite Function

If your bite function is flawed, you can experience some unpleasant consequences that impact your oral health. You can have problems with dental damage, and persistent pain, if you do nothing about your flawed bite. So why would you have an improper bite function, and what can you do about the problem? To better understand your bite function, your Katy, TX dentist can use advanced technology to study the way you apply pressure when you bite down. Starting with this study of your bite equilibration, your oral health issues can be explored, and you can receive the necessary care to improve your dental well-being, and your quality of life. (more…)