The Not So Lucky Side Effects of Green Beer
added on: March 12, 2018
green beer

Every March 17th, we’re all a little bit Irish and join in the celebration of St. Patrick’s Day by putting on our best green outfit and possibly meeting up with friends at a local bar. As one of the largest drinking days of the year, our dental office in Northwest… Read More…

The Connection Between Gum Disease & Heart Disease
added on: February 21, 2018

During this American Heart Health Month, our dental office in Northwest Austin  wants to do our part and raise awareness of how gum disease can increase your risk of heart disease. While these two areas of the body seem to be unrelated, there’s a clear connection between gum disease and… Read More…

The 6 Cavity-Causing Culprits You May Not Know About
added on: February 7, 2018
woman looks at her teeth in the mirror

There are many widely known causes of cavities including eating too much sugar, not brushing or flossing your teeth enough, or avoiding regular visits to your Northwest Austin dentist. But there are also plenty of lesser known cavity-causing culprits out there that you should be aware of… Teeth with Deep… Read More…

Are All Those Claims About Charcoal Toothpaste Really True?
added on: January 22, 2018

There’s recently been a surge in the popularity of using charcoal toothpaste to get a whiter smile. Promoters of the charcoal toothpaste trend claim that it can help whiten teeth effectively without the risk of increased sensitivity that may result from using other products. But does it really work? Join… Read More…

5 Things You Can Do to Get a Smile You’ll Love
added on: January 9, 2018
woman embarrassed by her smile

A little too crooked or a little too gapped… a smidge too yellow or a lot not right… there are plenty of reasons you may be unhappy with your smile. If you’re one of the many people who doesn’t like your smile, you’ve come to the right place. The wide… Read More…

Drinking Wine: Good for the Heart, Bad for Teeth?
added on: December 20, 2017
holiday meal with wine

Most of us have heard that drinking red wine may have heart-healthy benefits. And while there’s still some debate on just how true that is, you may find it surprising that there may just be some oral health benefits to partaking in glass every now and then. Our dental office… Read More…

How to Get Fresher Breath for All Those Mistletoe Moments
added on: December 11, 2017
kiss under the mistletoe

Nobody wants to struggle with the embarrassment of bad breath. But during this time of year it may seem like a bigger deal than normal. With all the close-talking at holiday parties and potential surprise moments under the mistletoe, bad breath can damper anyone’s good time. At our dental office… Read More…

Be Thankful for a Healthy Mouth
added on: November 21, 2017
woman expresses thanks

This Thanksgiving, we want to switch it up a bit and challenge all of our patients to think outside of the box when sharing their thanks with friends and family around the dinner table. Everyone gives thanks for friends, family, overall health, and perhaps love. And rightfully so. But at… Read More…

Prevent the Flu with These 5 Tips
added on: November 13, 2017
couple with the flu

‘Tis the season of sniffles and coughs, body aches and congestion. It’s officially the time of year when the flu can make for a miserable few days. But it doesn’t have to take its toll on you or your family. Our dental office in Northwest Austin is here to help… Read More…

The Not So Scary Truth About Root Canals
added on: October 25, 2017
root canal model

So your dentist in Northwest Austin told you that you need a root canal. And you’re a little bit scared because, let’s face it, a root canal doesn’t sound like much fun. After all, everything you’ve ever heard about root canals make them sound painful and scary. Root canals have… Read More…

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