Arranging Restorative Care When You Have Multiple Cavities

No one looks forward to having a cavity, or going in for restorative dental work to address one. Unfortunately, they still affect many people. In some instances, an individual might find that they have several teeth that are in need of treatment for decay. If you have spent a longer period of time away from the dentist’s chair, and several problems have formed, your McKinney, TX dentist is ready to help. We can work with you to create a plan for addressing several cavities. Our practice uses modern restorations that imitate your natural tooth structure, and protect you from any concerns that your treatment could affect your appearance. (more…)

Dental Implants Offer Key Advantages For Patients

How much good can prosthetic dental work really do for someone who has experienced tooth loss? The right restoration can give you confidence in your smile, but will it have any practical benefits? Is it possible to find a prosthetic that can benefit your dental function, or your long-term oral health? Dental implants have offered important advantages to people who are missing teeth. An implant acts like a replacement for your tooth root – when held by an implant, your restoration can stay stable and comfortable. This can lead to more confidence in your bite, and important support for your jaw. Your McKinney, TX dentist is ready to discuss the implant placement and restoration process with you. (more…)

See The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe In McKinney

On Thursday, April 4 and Friday, April 5, the McKinney community can enjoy see a live performance of The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe at the McKinney Performing Arts Center. This play is an exciting telling of C.S. Lewis’ classic book, and a great new way to introduce your family to this story. Tickets to these performances are $7, with children three and younger admitted at no cost. It can always be exciting to find an outing that suits everyone in your family. While you may not think of a trip to the dentist’s office as a traditional “outing,” you can appreciate access to dental care for your whole family! Our practice offers dental care for adults, and we are ready to provide care during pediatric dental exams. (more…)

Infrequent Dental Exams Can Put Your Smile At A Disadvantage

If you think something is the matter with your oral health, you reach out to your dentist to arrange dental care. Are you seeing your dentist when you feel that your smile is healthy? If you go without regular dental exams, you can have a greater chance of experiencing troubles with your smile. Your McKinney, TX dentist’s office will provide a careful teeth cleaning, along with a review of your teeth and gums, during every appointment. You can be less likely to experience dental troubles if you keep up with preventive care. You can also count on problems being caught before they grow serious. (more…)

Can Veneers Make The Changes I Need To Improve My Smile?

It can be hard to move forward with a plan to improve your smile if you feel unsure about the effectiveness of that plan. Will you really be able to find the right cosmetic dental treatment for your needs? How many procedures will you need to undergo to see the kind of results you really want? Your McKinney, TX dentist can help you see the value of undergoing the right cosmetic procedure. Using porcelain veneers to make changes can be effective because you can hide many different issues, and effectively transform the way you look! In addition to hiding multiple problems, veneers can give you results that are long-lasting. (more…)

Bring Your Pet To McKinney’s Movies In The Bark Event

On Thursday, March 28, man’s best friend can cozy up with the rest of the family to watch a movie at the upcoming Movies In The Bark event! McKinney residents can take part in a special gathering at Bonnie Wenk Park Amphitheater, which will welcome everyone, including your dog, to check out a screening of the film Benji. This is a FREE event for everyone to enjoy – while dogs are welcome, they will need to remain leashed during throughout the evening. Your family can enjoy great outings together. Because your McKinney, TX dentist offers dental care to patients of all ages, you can also arrange oral health care together! This can make it easier for you to make time for both your regular dental exams, and pediatric dental visits. (more…)

Is A Weak Or Injured Tooth Affecting Your Dental Function?

A problem with a single tooth can interfere with your dental function, and cause you to experience recurring discomfort. If a problem with the way you bite and chew persists for an extended period, it could result in TMJ dysfunction, which causes headaches, pains in your face and neck, and even issues with your ability to move your jaw. If you are modifying how you bite and chew because you think something is wrong with a particular tooth, bring the matter up at your McKinney, TX dentist’s office. A damaged, weakened, or infected tooth may be in need of prompt restorative dental work. (more…)

Making Sure Parents And Kids Enjoy Quality Dental Care

You and your children should enjoy quality smile care. Knowing you can rely on the same dental practice for everyone in your family can make oral health care easier to manage for everyone. With that in mind, you can be glad to know that your McKinney, TX dentist is ready to help kids and their parents enjoy the care they need to keep their teeth in the best possible shape. For young patients, your dentist can focus on giving instructions, and extra support, that help kids stay cavity-free while learning to care for their teeth. Adults can enjoy consistent preventive dental care, as well as access to restorative and cosmetic dental services. (more…)

Enjoy A Night Hike At Heard Natural Science Museum

On Saturday, March 9, you and your family can take part in a special nocturnal adventure in McKinney! On this evening, the Heard Natural Science Museum And Wildlife Sanctuary will host a special night hike event. You can take part in a guided tour and see how the natural surroundings of the sanctuary change when the sun has set. This can provide a new perspective on the area, while also creating a fun, and healthy, activity for the family! A hike can be an unusual nighttime activity – one thing you should certainly do at night before bed is brush your teeth. If you have concerns about your smile, or if you are due for a checkup, you should know that your McKinney, TX dentist is ready to see you for a routine dental exam. (more…)

Making Effective Plans To Address Unflattering Teeth Stains

Those frustrating teeth stains that affect your smile can create real confidence issues for you. Discoloration can make healthy teeth seem less healthy, and hurt the overall quality of your appearance. If you have attempted to combat teeth stains with store bought whiteners, or toothpaste brands that offer to brighten teeth, you may worry that the effects were not as impressive as you hoped they would be. Fortunately, you can rely on more significant improvements from a professional whitening treatment. Your McKinney, TX dentist can talk to you about arranging this cosmetic dental procedure, or about other options that are available to you. (more…)