Blog Archive

17 MAY 2017 Modern Root Canals: Fact vs. Fiction Oct 29th, 2018

When your dentist tells you that you may need a root canal, there’s no need to panic. Although you may have heard your friends and family complain about how painful the procedure is, dentistry has come a long way in the last few years and have made root canals simple and...

How Does My Oral Health Affect My Overall Health? Jun 16th, 2017

There’s no doubt about it: your oral health and your overall health are inextricably linked. Your mouth is a pretty accurate representation of the rest of your body. Oral diseases can cause problems with your overall health, and vice versa. This often comes from the vast amounts of bacteria present...

Cosmetic Dentistry Options That Won’t Break the Bank Apr 20th, 2017

Everyone wants to dazzle when they flash their pearly whites. A sparkling smile helps with confidence and makes an impression in both personal and professional situations. Achieving a smile you feel proud of is a matter of good dental hygiene, but just because you may have made mistakes in the...

What to Do in a Dental Emergency Mar 16th, 2017

Medical emergencies are always scary. With dental emergencies, such as having a knocked-out tooth or a chipped tooth, you may think, “My smile will never be the same.” Don’t worry! if you have any type of dental emergency: knocked-out teeth; chipped teeth; severe tooth pain; broken, loose, or missing filling,...

Make Flossing a 2017 Resolution Feb 2nd, 2017

As we welcome 2017, the biggest task we encourage our patients at Denton Oak Dentistry to add to their new year’s resolution is daily flossing. One easy way to accomplish this is creating a place in your shower for your floss. Actually the shower is the best place to floss quickly...