Patient EducationDallas, TX
A very important part of our practice philosophy is to educate our patients on their choices of treatment, as we believe an informed patient is a better patient. This applies both to procedures necessary to regain and maintain oral health as well as for cosmetic options. We have prepared this section for potential patients to become better informed, since we believe a well-informed patient will take ownership of their oral health and better understand the value of treatment options discussed with the doctor.
The following videos will briefly explain topics selected by us as those most frequently requested. Below the videos you'll find additional topics in .pdf format that you can read and learn about. If you don't find the specific topic of interest to you, just let us know - we probably have information on it that we can direct you to.
Digital Panaromic X-Ray
Oral Cancer Exam
Full Mouth Debridgement
Scaling & Root Planing
Andy’s First Dental Visits
Kirby’s Cool Brushing
Kirby and Sealants
Kirby Visits the Dentist
Why Brush and Floss
Kirby’s First Tooth Loss
Kirby’s Healthy Diet
Wally’s Brushing Tips
The following topics are in “pdf” format, and require an Adobe Acrobat viewer to open, read, and print.
Whether you have lost some or all of your teeth, there is a denture for you. If you think you may benefit from full or partial dentures, contact a general dentist. Meeting with a dentist will help you narrow down the right custom denture for your mouth so you can enjoy the many benefits dentures…
Laser dentistry involves the use of dental lasers to treat a wide range of dental conditions. An increasing number of dentists are using lasers to treat their patients because lasers offer an effective way to perform several dental procedures. But there are things you should know about laser dentistry before you visit a dentist for…
Are you curious about teeth whitening? When it comes to having a good looking appearance, many people agree that having white teeth is essential. From taking pictures to interacting with new acquaintances, when someone opens their mouth to reveal bright white teeth it can make a good impression.Although there are a lot of products on…
Even though dentures often last for many years, denture repair may be necessary from time to time. The material the dental appliances are made from can erode or fatigue. Dentures may also fracture due to a variety of reasons. The longer you wear a denture, the more likely you will have to visit your dentist…
The application of facial botox® in dentistry is quickly becoming more popular, especially for the treatment of temporomandibular disorders (TMJ). When administered by a trained and experienced general dentist, facial Botox® can provide fast relief from the unpleasant and frustrating side effects of the condition. If you have TMJ disorder, continue reading to know how…