Dental technology has come a very long way—there are now several approaches used to repair, restore, and replace compromised and damaged teeth, and among them are CEREC crowns. This awesome solution allows your dentist to quickly provide your smile with an incredible restoration that can last for many years. Keep reading to learn a little more from your dentist about the CEREC crown process, how long it takes to receive them, and the many benefits that this solution has to offer.(more…)
Granger Dental Group Blog
October 2, 2022
September 15, 2022
As you likely know, dentures act as false teeth. They thus let you smile, chew food, and speak clearly. You might think, then, that cleaning dentures while they’re in your mouth is okay. After all, they act like natural teeth in so many other ways; why not this one? The truth, though, is that an in-mouth brushing won’t do you much good. You’d be better off following the suggestions of your Granger dentist. That said, here’s why you shouldn’t brush dentures in your mouth and some alternate cleaning tips.(more…)
August 3, 2022
When most people think about their oral hygiene, their pearly whites are what come to mind first; but your gums are actually just as important as your teeth! And unfortunately, gingivitis, also known as gum disease, is quite a widespread issue; in fact, it’s estimated that roughly half of all Americans over the age of 30 suffer from the condition. That said, you might be wondering how long it takes to heal from gingivitis and what you can do to prevent future gum disease. Keep reading to learn more from your dentist.(more…)
July 7, 2022
No one ever expects to experience a dental emergency, but 1 in 6 Americans are in this situation annually. When the unexpected strikes, you need a dentist in a hurry. It is best to plan ahead by finding an emergency dentist before you actually need one to make a stressful situation a little easier. You don’t want to lose valuable time searching for a dental office, or you might lose your tooth. Don’t worry, here are 6 tips to help you find the best emergency dentist to save your smile.
June 2, 2022
Toothaches are more common than you might realize, and many people suffer from the debilitating pain and discomfort that they sometimes cause. But have you ever had a toothache that just seemingly seemed to vanish for no apparent reason? Even though this might seem like a reason to celebrate, it likely isn’t—toothaches happen because something’s wrong in your mouth, so the pain suddenly disappearing is actually not a positive sign at all! Keep reading to learn more from your dentist about what causes toothaches and what you need to do if yours suddenly disappears.(more…)
April 24, 2022
When summertime arrives, there’s no better time to head off with family and friends to beaches, mountains, or countless other destinations to escape the monotony of day-to-day life. While this provides a great opportunity to make memories and have some fun, it’s always important to take care of some personal business before you leave town. One aspect of that is your oral health. Read on to learn some reasons why seeing your dentist in Granger before summer vacation travel day arrives is a wise move.(more…)
December 4, 2021
You wouldn’t buy a pair of pants without trying them on, right? Okay maybe you would order a pair online, but it’s certainly risky.
At least with pants, it’s not a huge ordeal to send them back for an exchange or a refund. If you’re considering dental implants to upgrade your smile, that is definitely not a case where deciding they aren’t a good fit for you after the fact will suffice. You want to know how they’ll feel in advance.
Keep reading to learn how they feel compared to natural teeth and what else you can expect with dental implants in Granger.(more…)
November 17, 2021
The temperature is dropping, the leaves are changing colors, and the days are getting shorter. It’s that special time of the year where families look forward to sharing gratitude and reconnecting with loved ones. On Thanksgiving, you may be excited to indulge in all your favorite meals and seasonal treats. But if you’re not careful, you could end up putting your oral health at risk. That said, here are a few ways you can protect your smile and have a healthy Thanksgiving.(more…)
June 30, 2021
Overlapped and spaced-out teeth are just a few common orthodontic issues. So, if you’re struggling with misaligned teeth, you’re not alone. The good news is that modern dentistry provides patients today with two safe, effective, beautiful solutions: veneers and clear aligners. Although they are both highly sought-after treatments, it’s important to weigh the pros and cons of each to determine which one is best for you. With this in mind, keep reading to learn all about the differences between clear aligners and veneers!(more…)
April 7, 2021
One of the great things about living in today’s world is the fact that you don’t need to settle for a smile that you aren’t confident showing off. If you are missing teeth, there are a few different tooth replacement options to choose from, including dental implants. Implants have become a preferred option by dentists and patients alike because of their many benefits, like the fact that they’re long lasting, but what exactly does that mean? Read on to learn more about the lifespan of dental implants and what you can do to get the most out of them.(more…)