Can You Have Too Many Teeth? 
added on: August 14, 2022

Most people have 20 baby teeth, and 32 permanent adult teeth. However, a condition called hyperdontia can cause too many teeth to grow inside the mouth. This is usually more common in kids but can also occur into adulthood. Hyperdontia can be treated by your dentist in The Woodlands, but… Read More…


What’s An Impacted Tooth? 
added on: July 23, 2022

If your dentist in The Woodlands tells you that you or your child has an impacted tooth, you may initially be a bit worried. But don’t fret. Impacted teeth are incredibly common. Even though impacted teeth are most often associated with wisdom teeth, the truth is any tooth can be… Read More…


What You Can Do If You Don’t Like Your Teeth
added on: July 13, 2022

There is any number of reasons why you may not like the way your teeth look. Perhaps your teeth appear too long or short, or maybe they aren’t as white or straight as you’d like. No matter what you dislike about your smile, rest assured knowing that your dentist in… Read More…


Why Does Food Always Get Stuck in Between My Teeth?
added on: June 22, 2022

We’ve all experienced getting a piece of food stuck in between our teeth at some point, and this is common with several types of food. However, if you find yourself getting food stuck in the same places almost every time you eat, you may have something called a food trap…. Read More…


Why Doesn’t My Denture Fit Like it Used To?
added on: June 20, 2022

Your denture may have once been one of the best things to happen to you. In fact, many people throughout history have benefited from dentures as they allow people to smile freely, chew confidently, and feel whole again. Dentures are a great solution for missing teeth and are often a… Read More…


Will it Hurt to Have My Root Canal?
added on: May 26, 2022

In honor of Root Canal Awareness Week, which occurs each May, your dentist in The Woodlands thought it would be fun to talk about this treatment that patients often dread. Why? Because it has a bad reputation for being painful — when the total opposite is the actual truth. Root… Read More…


How Gum Infection is Linked to Cancer in Women
added on: May 17, 2022

Did you know there have been studies showing that older women with gum infections are more prone to developing common forms of cancer? Women with optimal oral health are less likely to get various forms of cancer. Your dentist in The Woodlands wanted to take a moment to shed some… Read More…


How To Tell If You Have A Cavity 
added on: April 28, 2022

Cavities are one of the most common dental problems your dentist in The Woodlands sees and treats every day. Now, while a teeny, tiny cavity may seem like no big deal, the truth is, it’s important to treat any area of decay quickly to keep other problems from popping up…. Read More…


How Do You Go To The Dentist After A Long Time?
added on: April 19, 2022

Your dentist in The Woodlands usually recommends that all patients visit us at least twice a year. However, we understand that any number of things can keep you from seeing your dentist as often as recommended. Perhaps you have a fear of the dentist or life simply got in the way… Read More…


Gum Disease Linked to Colon Cancer: Know Your Risk
added on: April 6, 2022
caution tape

An updated study conducted by the American Academy for Cancer Research of nearly 43,000 people over several years has shown a potential positive correlation between gum disease and an increased risk of colon cancer. While the whole-body complications associated with gum disease, such as heart disease, aren’t new, the link… Read More…


Spring Cleaning Tooth Tips
added on: March 22, 2022
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Spring is a time when many people start to clean out their homes after the winter season, opening windows, cleaning out closets, and even scrubbing baseboards. When it comes to your dental health, your dentist in The Woodlands wants to remind all of our patients and neighbors that giving your teeth… Read More…


How Does COVID-19 Affect Oral Health?
added on: February 28, 2022
Huet Dental

By now, we’ve all heard of the term “COVID long-hauler,” which is used to describe patients who have recovered from COVID-19 but still experience some long-term side effects. However, did you know that your dentist in The Woodlands is also seeing a slew of oral health complications in both adults and… Read More…


5 Tips For Finding The Best Toothbrush
added on: February 15, 2022
Huet Dental

Your toothbrush should be an essential part of your oral hygiene routine, so it’s important to choose one that will work best for you and your specific needs. But there are so many different options out there to pick from. How do you find the best toothbrush for you? Here… Read More…


Is An Electric Toothbrush Better Than a Regular Toothbrush?
added on: January 27, 2022
Huet Dental

We’ve all seen the commercials boasting that an electric toothbrush can do wonders for your oral health — from cleaning your teeth more thoroughly to whitening them. But are these claims true? Is an electric toothbrush really better than a regular manual one? Or is it just overhyped marketing? In… Read More…


Is Fruit Good for Your Teeth?
added on: January 19, 2022
Huet Dental

Teeth are one of the most important aspects of your body and your overall health, and it’s essential to take care of them with good oral hygiene practices. This means regular brushing, flossing, and visiting your dentist in The Woodlands twice a year. However, what you eat can also play an… Read More…


I’m Missing a Tooth. Does it Need to be Replaced?
added on: December 30, 2021
dentist with patients

Your dentist in The Woodlands has worked with so many patients who have at least one tooth missing. It’s more common than you think, especially in adults where time has taken its toll on their oral health. Are you missing a tooth or multiple teeth? Maybe it’s time you talked… Read More…


Let’s Talk Tonsil Stones: What Are They?
added on: December 20, 2021
woman with sore throat

Have you or someone in your family ever had a tonsil stone? Are you curious to know what a tonsil stone even is? Let your dentist in The Woodlands tell you a little bit about tonsil stones, what they are, why they form, and how you can help yourself should… Read More…


How Can I Get Straighter Teeth? 
added on: November 29, 2021
Huet Dental

From cosmetic reasons to health concerns, there are many different reasons why someone may want to straighten their teeth. Even if you had braces growing up, you may have noticed some shifting, especially if you didn’t wear a retainer after treatment. But if you’re looking for ways to get a… Read More…


How Quitting Smoking Can Improve Dental Health
added on: November 17, 2021
Huet Dental

Smoking can be harmful to many parts of your body, including your teeth. It increases the likelihood of tooth discoloration, cavities, and oral cancer, among other things, so it’s no surprise that quitting smoking can improve oral health. If you currently smoke but are interested in quitting, let your dentist… Read More…


Do Cavities Spread Like The Common Cold?
added on: October 28, 2021
Huet Dental

As we head into the cooler months, it’s normal to think about reducing the likelihood of you or your family getting the common cold, the flu, or of course, COVID-19. But should you also be concerned with catching a cavity? Are cavities contagious like a cold? Thankfully, your dentist in… Read More…


Does Dental Insurance Reset Every Year?
added on: October 19, 2021
Huet Dental

Dental insurance can be a good thing to have, but the benefits don’t last forever. If you have dental insurance, there’s a chance that it’s going to expire at the end of the year. Unfortunately, many people let their benefits sit unused. However, there are several good reasons why you… Read More…


What Should You Avoid After Wisdom Teeth Extraction? 
added on: September 28, 2021
Huet Dental

Your teeth are an important part of your body, so it’s normal to be concerned about how wisdom teeth extraction will affect you, especially if you’re not used to dental procedures. After having your wisdom teeth removed, it’s important to follow your dentist’s instructions closely so that you can recover… Read More…


“Do I Have Gum Disease?” 
added on: September 16, 2021
Huet Dental

Gum disease is an infection in the gum tissues and can cause some unwanted side effects, such as your gums pulling away from the teeth. This can lead to deep pockets between your teeth and gums. Gum disease also makes your teeth more susceptible to tooth decay, and, if left… Read More…


How to Get Whiter Teeth in 4 Easy Steps
added on: August 25, 2021
Huet Dental

Over time, your teeth can develop stains and discoloration that diminish their shine and luster. Luckily, you don’t have to live with less than a dazzling smile. In fact, you can whiten your teeth and restore their natural beauty in just four easy steps! Let your dentist in The Woodlands… Read More…


Got Bad Breath? Here’s What You Need to Know
added on: August 5, 2021
Huet Dental

What’s the best way to freshen your breath? We’re glad you asked! August 6th is recognized as National Fresh Breath Day, and your dentist in The Woodlands wants to take a closer look at what you can do to get that minty freshness all day long, as well as what… Read More…


Is Vaping Better For Your Teeth Than Smoking? 
added on: July 27, 2021
Huet Dental

There’s a common misconception that vaping is healthier than smoking. In fact, vaping is often used as a way to try and help smokers quit smoking. But is this method actually safer than traditional cigarettes? Research suggests that it’s not. Many studies have shown that vaping causes similar health concerns… Read More…


“What Happens If I Don’t Brush My Teeth?”
added on: July 15, 2021
Huet Dental

Your dentist in The Woodlands has always told you that you need to brush your teeth twice a day. But how important is that rule, really? The truth is, it’s pretty important to brush your teeth (and floss them!) every single day, twice a day, for two minutes. Skipping a… Read More…


What To Do If You Lose A Filling
added on: June 25, 2021
Huet Dental

Losing a dental filling can be a scary experience, but your dentist in The Woodlands wants to remind you not to panic. There are many reasons why a filling can become loose or completely fall out, and it’s important to seek treatment quickly. But other than that, what should you… Read More…


Soda Isn’t The Only Drink That’s Bad For Your Teeth
added on: June 14, 2021
Huet Dental

We’ve all heard our dentists talk about how important it is to take it easy on the soda. But did you know that there’s another drink out there that can also harm your teeth? It turns out that the sugar content in sweet sodas isn’t the only thing that concerns… Read More…


Why Are My Teeth Discolored?
added on: May 25, 2021
Huet Dental

Discolored teeth are incredibly common, and your dentist in The Woodlands talks to patients every day who are looking to improve the appearance of their teeth. While a less than dazzling smile can certainly hurt your self-confidence, is there a chance that tooth discoloration could also mean something more serious… Read More…


Can Allergies Make Your Teeth Hurt? 
added on: May 18, 2021
Huet Dental

The season of spring is officially upon us. But that’s not the only season affecting us nowadays. It’s also allergy season. For many people, allergy season can be brutally annoying. The stuffy nose, the itchy eyes and throat, and the sneezing can make it hard to breathe. But did you… Read More…


Can Acid Reflux Make Your Teeth Hurt? 
added on: April 29, 2021
Huet Dental

Almost all of us are familiar with the discomfort and pain associated with acid reflux, also known as GERD, or commonly described as indigestion or heartburn. But can something that originates in the stomach and affects digestion also make your teeth hurt? Your dentist in The Woodlands is here to… Read More…


3 Tips for a Picture-Perfect (or Zoom-Perfect) Smile
added on: April 19, 2021
Huet Dental

As much of the world has transitioned from in-person meetings to Zoom meetings, people have all of a sudden started looking at themselves way more than they ever did before. While video meetings such as Zoom can be a great help in today’s confusing world, it can be uncomfortable staring… Read More…


What Causes Gingivitis?
added on: March 29, 2021
Huet Dental

Gingivitis is a form of gum disease that affects nearly 75% of Americans at some point in their lives. Usually, when gum disease is caught in this stage it can be treated and any damage can be reversed. But if it’s left alone it can quickly progress into more severe… Read More…


Nutrition & Oral Health
added on: March 16, 2021
Huet Dental

Even though your dentist in The Woodlands is all about keeping your mouth healthy, the truth is, proper nutrition and good oral health go hand-in-hand. This is why, during this National Nutrition Month, we want to do our part to raise awareness of the importance of eating right.  On A… Read More…


Why Does My Tooth Hurt? 
added on: February 24, 2021
Huet Dental

Waking up with tooth pain is a feeling like no other. The throbbing zings of pain can make it nearly impossible to think about anything else other than getting relief. Tooth pain can be an indicator of a serious problem and you should see your dentist in The Woodlands for… Read More…


COVID-19 & Cracked Teeth
added on: February 15, 2021
stressed man with mask

Over the past year, some dental offices have been reporting higher rates of cracked teeth than in years’ past. Take this dentist’s experience documented in the New York Times for example. So, is there some weird connection between COVID-19 and cracked teeth? Well, kind of. While cracked teeth are not… Read More…


Can Wearing a Mask Cause Cavities? 
added on: January 28, 2021
Huet Dental

Even though 2020 is over and we can start to leave a lot of that crazy year behind us, one thing remains a constant in our everyday lives — face masks. Masks have become commonplace throughout the United States to help minimize the spread of COVID-19 and are seen everywhere… Read More…


Why Do My Teeth Hurt?
added on: December 29, 2020
Huet Dental

Pain in your teeth is such a unique yet unpleasant feeling. The zings and throbbing that come along with a toothache are enough to make you miserable.


Stop Tooth Staining in its Tracks
added on: December 17, 2020
Huet Dental

Do you find yourself covering your mouth when you laugh? Or maybe you hide your smile in photos because you’re embarrassed by the color of your teeth. Tooth discoloration and tooth staining are some of the main reasons people go out of their way to avoid showing their teeth. While… Read More…


Can Your Dentist Tell If You Smoke? 
added on: November 24, 2020
Huet Dental

Many smokers try to disguise their habit by covering up the smell with gum, mints, or mouthwash. But the truth is, your dentist in The Woodlands can probably still tell that you’re a smoker even if you don’t share that information. In actuality, there’s a lot your dentist can tell… Read More…


Diabetes & Oral Health
added on: November 16, 2020
Huet Dental

November is Diabetes Awareness Month and strives to raise awareness of a chronic disease that affects nearly 30 million Americans. But what does this have to do with your dentist in The Woodlands? Well, the truth is, there is a strong connection between oral health and diabetes, and it’s ever… Read More…


Taking Care of Your Teeth Can Save Your Life
added on: October 27, 2020
Huet Dental

Did you know that there’s a connection between oral health and overall health? It’s true, and your dentist in The Woodlands wants you to know that what’s going on inside of your mouth can provide a snapshot of your overall health –  and may even help diagnose health problems before… Read More…


October is National Dental Hygiene Month
added on: October 15, 2020
Huet Dental

Every October, the American Dental Hygienists’ Association and Colgate sponsor a month-long celebration for dental hygienists around the country. Dental hygienists are crucial members of your healthcare team and are responsible for keeping patients’ mouths (and bodies) healthy. This year, the theme for National Dental Hygiene Month is Faces of… Read More…


Chemotherapy & Oral Health
added on: September 28, 2020
Huet Dental

Cancer and chemo are two C-words that can create a lot of fear, and rightfully so. Cancer as a whole is an incredibly common disease. In fact, nearly 1.8 million Americans will be diagnosed with some form of cancer this year alone, and over 600,000 will die. But thanks to… Read More…


What Causes a Gummy Smile and How Can You Fix it? 
added on: September 18, 2020
Huet Dental

When you smile, do you see more of your gums than your teeth? If so, you may have what’s often called a gummy smile. However, opinions about gummy smiles vary from person to person, and your dentist in The Woodlands believes that if you love your smile, there’s nothing you… Read More…


What Causes Tooth Loss? 
added on: August 27, 2020
Huet Dental

When we’re little, losing our teeth can be an exciting thing. After all, we get a visit from the tooth fairy, a few extra bucks under our pillows, and there’s really nothing cuter than a child missing their two front teeth. But as we get older, missing teeth isn’t so… Read More…


How Painful is a Root Canal?
added on: August 18, 2020
Huet Dental

There’s a dental treatment out there that can make even the toughest of the tough shudder in fear. We’re talking about the dreaded root canal. This dental procedure has gained such a terrible reputation over the years of being an incredibly painful, uncomfortable, and overall horrible thing. However, nothing could… Read More…


What Causes Tooth Discoloration?
added on: July 29, 2020
Huet Dental

We all want to have a bright, white smile. But thanks to both internal and external factors, our teeth can transform from their once brilliant appearance to a dull, discolored look. In this week’s blog, your dentist in The Woodlands explores some of the things, both within our control and… Read More…


What Causes Receding Gums? 
added on: July 21, 2020
Huet Dental

If you have gum pain, swollen gums, or increased tooth sensitivity, particularly along the gum line, you may be experiencing gum recession. This oral health problem can lead to other issues down the road, including increased tooth decay, sensitive teeth, and even tooth loss. So what exactly causes receding gums,… Read More…


Does Drinking Water Benefit Oral Health?
added on: June 24, 2020
drinking a glass of water

Everyone knows that it’s important to drink plenty of water every day to keep our bodies well hydrated. In fact, this small step of drinking enough water can greatly benefit overall health. Proper hydration is important to help organs function properly, help fight off infections, and may even assist with… Read More…


June is All About The Men
added on: June 15, 2020
man relaxing

The month of June has always been dedicated to the men in our lives, particularly our dads. June just so happens to also be Men’s Health Month, a time for all of us to encourage the men closest to us to focus on their overall health, including their oral health…. Read More…


How Long Should You Keep a Toothbrush?
added on: May 29, 2020
toothbrushes

Most people look for long-term relationships, both with a spouse and with a group of friends. But your dentist in The Woodlands wants you to know that there’s one relationship that should never last longer than three months — your relationship with your toothbrush. We’re not saying that you should… Read More…


What’s It Mean When Your Tongue is Black?
added on: May 20, 2020
closeup of tongue

We all know that dentists are responsible for overseeing the health of our teeth. But the truth is, your dentist in The Woodlands is actually responsible for much more than teeth alone. Your dental team is dedicated to protecting your overall health, and one area that’s of particular interest to… Read More…


Can Stress Cause Oral Health Problems?
added on: April 23, 2020
man grinds his teeth

As we all know, recently everyone’s life has quickly changed, and we’re all experiencing a temporary new normal. But with change and uncertainty also comes quite a bit of stress. Your dentist in The Woodlands understands, and we’re with you. While we’re sure that trying your best to avoid getting… Read More…


Dental Emergencies vs. Non-Emergencies
added on: April 9, 2020
emergency sign

As of March 18, 2020, the American Dental Association has recommended a nationwide postponement of all elective dental procedures and encouraged dentists to provide emergency services only. But how do you determine the difference between a dental emergency and a non-emergency? The ADA is helping out there, too and released… Read More…


The Keto Diet & Your Oral Health
added on: March 18, 2020
keto diet

March is National Nutrition Month and is hosted every year by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. It strives to bring awareness to the importance of how eating right can help us live longer, healthier lives. When some people consider how nutrition plays a role in their overall health, they… Read More…


Why Does My Breath Stink?
added on: February 24, 2020
woman with bad breath

Having bad breath is not only embarrassing, but it could also be a sign of a bigger problem. While an odorous mouth is a completely normal side effect of eating something fragrant (garlic, anyone?), your dentist in The Woodlands wants you to know that chronic bad breath is something that… Read More…


How Can Oral Health Affect Heart Health?
added on: February 12, 2020
heart health month

Every February seems to bring out the love in people, and there are hearts everywhere we look. From heart candy and heart decorations, we’re surrounded by bright, red hearts. But we’re not here to talk about those kinds of hearts. Today, we want to focus on your heart and how… Read More…


How Treating a Cold Can Cause Cavities
added on: January 21, 2020
cough syrup

More than 3 million Americans get the common cold every year. That’s a lot of sneezes, running noses, and coughs that many of us will treat with over-the-counter medications. Even though these medications can help us feel a little bit better and relieve us of our symptoms, even temporarily, there… Read More…


Why Do I Bite My Lips, Cheeks, and Tongue?
added on: January 17, 2020
woman bites her lip

Biting your lips, cheeks, or tongue is a common habit for many people. While it may seem relatively harmless, biting the soft tissues in our mouths can lead to serious and painful problems. But like any habit, it can be difficult to stop biting your lips, cheeks, or tongue. Join… Read More…


All About Orthodontics
added on: December 19, 2019
young woman with crooked teeth

At our dental office in The Woodlands, we’re honored to take care of your family’s smiles. From regular cleanings, fillings, and restorative dentistry, we’re here to ensure healthy grins all around. But what happens if your teeth are crooked or overlap? Is it something to worry about? The truth is,… Read More…


How The Great American Smokeout Can Help You (& Your Kids) Stay Healthy
added on: November 20, 2019
cigs

The Great American Smokeout is hosted on the third Thursday of every November. Its purpose is to help smokers set a day to work towards a smoke-free life. As you probably know, quitting smoking can help you get healthier, but it can also protect your children’s health, too. The truth… Read More…


Things To Do To Prevent the Flu
added on: November 12, 2019
woman with the flu

Every year millions of Americans get knocked down by the flu and suffer the miserable sniffles, annoying coughs, and unbearable body aches. Flu season usually runs from about October through February, but this year, your dentist in The Woodlands is here to provide you with some things you can do… Read More…


We’re Celebrating National Dental Hygiene Month (And So Should You)
added on: October 23, 2019
female hygienist in foreground

Having the pleasure of being a dentist in The Woodlands means we get to help treat so many wonderful patients and their families. It also means we get to work alongside some fantastic folks! This month we’re pausing to appreciate everyone in our office and dental practices across the country,… Read More…


Relax at the Dentist? We Make the Impossible, Possible
added on: October 15, 2019
gentleman in dental chair with hygienist

Some patients truly have a hard time or struggle with anxiety about seeing the dentist. For some patients, it’s been years since they last saw a dentist in The Woodlands. For other folks, they’re regular dental patients… but they still feel butterflies when it’s time for treatment.  We’re here to… Read More…


Fluoride For a Healthy Smile
added on: August 14, 2019
fluoride concept

When it comes to the oral health of you and your family, you may have heard about the importance of fluoride. You may have also heard a few arguments against it. At our dental office in The Woodlands, we want to take the opportunity to talk a little bit about… Read More…


How to Pick the Best Dental Floss
added on: July 23, 2019
dental floss

When you walk down the oral health care aisle at your local supermarket, it can quickly become overwhelming. There are just so many different types of toothbrushes, tubes of toothpaste, bottles of mouthwashes, and packets of floss to pick from. How in the world are you supposed to pick the… Read More…


Swimming and Your Oral Health
added on: July 19, 2019
kids swimming

There’s nothing quite like hopping in a cool swimming pool during these hot summer days. It’s relaxing, it’s fun, and it’s good for you! Swimming is a summer favorite for the team at our Woodlands dental office, but there are a few things we want to warn you about when… Read More…


Do Wisdom Teeth Need To Be Removed?
added on: June 19, 2019
wisdom teeth

Wisdom teeth can be a pesky problem, whether they need to be removed or not. While there are times when your dentist in The Woodlands may suggest keeping wisdom teeth around, it’s most common to have wisdom teeth removed. In fact, over 90% of Americans have their wisdom teeth removed…. Read More…


I’m Pregnant and Nervous About Seeing the Dentist. Help!
added on: May 14, 2019
pregnant brushing teeth

There are so many new questions and complications that can arise when you find out you’re expecting a little one. It’s such a beautiful time and moment in an expectant mother’s life, and we want you to be able to relax and enjoy all of the positive sides of pregnancy…. Read More…


How Do You Know If You Have a Tooth Abscess?
added on: April 22, 2019
man examines x-ray

An abscessed tooth is an infection that has worked its way deep into the tooth, the root, and even the bone. This causes pus to fill up the area, and it can be very painful. If left untreated, an abscess can cause serious problems or even require an extraction. That’s… Read More…


Oral Cancer Awareness
added on: April 11, 2019
oral cancer awareness ribbon

Every April, the dental community recognizes Oral Cancer Awareness Month to educate our patients and neighbors on this scary, and sometimes deadly, disease. In fact, oral cancer kills one person every hour, every day. More than 50,000 people are diagnosed every year. At our dental office in The Woodlands, we… Read More…


I’m Missing a Tooth. What Should I Do?
added on: March 28, 2019
man with missing tooth

Sometimes no matter how much we take care of our teeth, they get damaged and injured or become susceptible to decay and deterioration. This means a tooth can come loose and eventually fall out… if it didn’t get knocked out due to a trauma like a car or sports accident…. Read More…


Can Snoring Harm My Smile?
added on: March 18, 2019
couple snoring

Your dentist in The Woodlands always wants what’s best for you and your smile. That’s why if there’s something you’re concerned about, we hope you’ll take the time to talk to us. One of the biggest questions we seem to get from time to time is about snoring and how… Read More…


Top 5 Ways to Ease Pain Caused by Tooth Sensitivity
added on: February 25, 2019
sensitive tooth

The uncomfortable zings of pain associated with tooth sensitivity can be enough to keep you from enjoying your favorite hot or cold foods or beverages. But nobody wants to pass on their favorite treats because of sensitive teeth. At our dental office in The Woodlands, we have a few tips… Read More…


Regular Dental Care Can Help Your Heart
added on: February 8, 2019
heart health month

We all know that it’s important to brush and floss regularly in order to protect our smiles from decay and cavities. But did you know that taking care of your oral health can also help protect your heart too? To celebrate American Heart Month, our dental office in The Woodlands… Read More…


What Vitamins Are Good for Oral Health?
added on: January 28, 2019
vitamin in palm

Our bodies rely on the vitamins and minerals obtained through what we eat in order to function properly. Our mouth and teeth are no different. The truth is, in order to keep our oral health in good shape we need to make sure we’re getting enough of the right vitamins…. Read More…


3 Ways Stress Can Harm Your Oral Health
added on: January 10, 2019
woman with stress

It’s no secret that high stress can negatively affect our health. Prolonged periods of too much stress has been linked to heart disease, gastrointestinal problems, obesity, and difficulty in managing diabetes. But at our dental office in The Woodlands, we know that increased stress can also harm your oral health…. Read More…


Top 5 Most Common Dental Misconceptions
added on: December 20, 2018
frustrated woman

Caring for your smile may seem as simple as brushing and flossing every day and visiting our dental office in The Woodlands twice a year. While those things are certainly important for oral health, there are some common misconceptions out there that, if followed, can either damage your smile or… Read More…


Canker Sore Treatment
added on: December 11, 2018
canker sores

There are an estimated 3 million canker sore cases a year. But knowing that these annoying and painful sores affect nearly everyone doesn’t necessarily make them any easier to tolerate when they happen to you. At our dental office in The Woodlands, we understand that canker sores are uncomfortable and… Read More…


Acid Reflux & Dental Health
added on: November 26, 2018
man wondering

Even though acid reflux is a condition that originates in the stomach, it can affect other areas of the body, including the mouth. The truth is, people who suffer from acid reflux can be at greater risk for oral health concerns than those who don’t. Our dental office in The… Read More…


Diabetes Awareness Month
added on: November 12, 2018
diabetic testing

November is recognized as National Diabetes Awareness Month and serves to raise awareness of diabetes, other health problems associated with the disease, and the importance of regulation. In fact, one of the little-known facts about diabetes is that it directly relates to oral health. Our dental office in The Woodlands… Read More…


These Treats Are Worse for Teeth Than Candy
added on: October 23, 2018
girl with pumpkins

When it comes to candy-filled holidays like Halloween, we usually caution our patients to enjoy sweet snacks and candy in moderation. And with good reason. It should come as no surprise that sugar is one of those things that concerns the team at our dental office in The Woodlands. After… Read More…


Is Chewing Gum Good for Teeth?
added on: October 11, 2018
woman chewing gum

Gum may be your go-to fix to temporarily get rid of bad breath. Or maybe you just like to chew gum and there’s always a pack nearby. But is this sweet treat good for your teeth and overall oral health? Our dental office in The Woodlands has the answer. Gum… Read More…


How to Stop a Toothache
added on: September 27, 2018
woman with toothache

Nobody ever wants to experience the pain and discomfort of a toothache. But the truth is, toothaches can happen to anyone, and they can come without warning. While the best way to treat a toothache is to see your dentist in The Woodlands as quickly as you can, there are… Read More…


Gum Disease vs. Gingivitis
added on: September 18, 2018
worrying woman

Concerns about gum disease? Don’t wait – call us today!


Smile-Friendly Labor Day Foods
added on: August 29, 2018
Labor Day Picnic

The team at our dental office in The Woodlands is pretty sure that the last thing on your mind when you’re enjoying food at a Labor Day picnic is your oral health. However, we can’t help ourselves when it comes to protecting our patients’ smiles. So in preparation for this… Read More…


How to Deal with Losing a Filling
added on: August 20, 2018
woman embarrassed

Dental fillings are an incredibly common type of dental restoration used to treat cavities and decay. In fact, nearly 91% of Americans between 20 and 64 have at least one dental filling. While dental fillings are strong and can last for many, many years, there are still some things that… Read More…


The Importance of Sharing Your Medical History with Your Dentist
added on: July 27, 2018
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We know that the paperwork you’re required to fill out when you visit a new healthcare provider can be a hassle. We also understand that it may be tempting to rush through these forms. However, there’s a reason all of your doctors, including your dentist in The Woodlands, ask for… Read More…


Manual Toothbrush, or Electric Toothbrush? That is the Question…
added on: July 10, 2018
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We all know that we need to brush our teeth everyday to maintain a healthy mouth and smile. But choosing the right tool for the job can be confusing. The hardest choice we used to have was picking the best color. Now we’re bombarded with tons of options ranging from… Read More…


Oral Health Risks for Seniors
added on: June 22, 2018
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Our Woodlands dental office cares for patients throughout all stages of life and understands that patients of different ages have different needs. We also want our patients to know that oral health risks change with every birthday. Today, we focus on those risks that can affect the senior population. Discolored… Read More…


Migraine Awareness Month
added on: June 11, 2018
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June is recognized as National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month and serves to not only educate the population on this debilitating illness, but also to increase funding to advance migraine research and treatment options. While numerous causes can be to blame, our dental office in The Woodlands wants to take… Read More…


Does Asthma Affect Dental Health?
added on: May 22, 2018
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It’s well known that asthma causes a narrowing of the airways, reduces oxygen flow, and makes it difficult to breathe. It’s a chronic, scary disease that affects the lungs and entire respiratory system. But can it be true that asthma may also affect dental health? The team at our dental… Read More…


This Month We’re Celebrating Women’s Dental Health
added on: May 7, 2018
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May is the month when we take a Sunday to thank our moms for all that they do for us. At our dental office in The Woodlands, we want to take the whole month and dedicate it to the women of our practice and our community by talking a bit… Read More…


Play Hard & Protect Your Smile
added on: April 24, 2018
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Each April, several dental associations join together to sponsor National Facial Protection Month. The goal is to raise awareness on the importance of wearing a mouthguard while participating in sports. As the weather warms up and more and more people start playing sports, its timing couldn’t be better. At our… Read More…


5 Important Facts About Oral Cancer
added on: April 9, 2018
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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and all month long is dedicated to educating the public on the seriousness of the disease. At our dental office in The Woodlands, we’d like to help our community by discussing some current oral cancer statistics, sharing the most common symptoms, and talking about… Read More…


4 Things You Need to Know About Calcium
added on: March 21, 2018
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When most people think of calcium, they often associate it with building super strong bones. While that’s certainly part of its benefits, the team at our dental office in The Woodlands also knows that calcium is crucial for a strong smile, too. But before you start diving in to a… Read More…


Proper Nutrition Does More Than Just Support a Healthy Body
added on: March 16, 2018
nutrition month

We all know that we should eat right to protect our bodies from scary health problems like heart disease, diabetes, and obesity. But what you may not know is that following a healthy diet can directly affect your oral health, too. As we celebrate National Nutrition Month, our dental office… Read More…


Keeping Fido’s Mouth Healthy
added on: February 21, 2018
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Although our dental office in The Woodlands is focused on keeping our human patients’ mouths healthy, we also understand just how important it is to take care of your furry friends’ dental health, too. During this National Pet Dental Health Month, we’re switching things up to talk about some common… Read More…


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Most people have 20 baby teeth, and 32 permanent adult teeth. However, a condition called hyperdontia can cause too many teeth to grow inside the mouth. This is usually more common in kids but can also occur into adulthood. Hyperdontia can be treated by your dentist in The Woodlands, but… Read More…