Your dentist in East Dallas has many possible ways to treat an aching tooth. The oldest and best-known method is extraction. But is this always the best option? In most cases, the patient will come out ahead by letting the dentist save the tooth if possible. That’s because an extraction is often anything but simple. Not only that, but even a single missing tooth can lead to more problems down the road.(more…)
Del Rey Dental Blog
March 20, 2019
December 5, 2018
The consequences of missing teeth are serious and, despite the fact that dental hygiene has improved leaps and bounds over the last century, the majority of adults have lost at least one tooth. Finding a proper tooth replacement is of the utmost importance, but with so many options, it can be difficult to know which one is best for you. Below, find more about the methods your dentist may recommend. There’s something right for every smile!
December 4, 2018
Are you 100 percent satisfied with the appearance of your smile? If the answer is anything less than a resounding yes, it’s time for you to learn about what your cosmetic dentist has to offer. Porcelain veneers are one common solution for people with imperfect front teeth. They completely cover up the appearance of flawed tooth enamel — keep reading to learn more about how veneers work and whether or not they are right for you.
November 16, 2018
When you think about getting a cavity, you probably think about having a toothache or getting a filling. But, in some cases, large cavities can actually lead to tooth loss, which impacts more than the appearance of your smile. In addition to affecting your self-confidence, it can also lead to other problems that cost you more time and money to fix down the road. That’s why a dentist will always recommend trying to save a tooth or replacing it when an extraction is necessary. In this blog, you’ll learn about how cavities develop, why it’s so important to save your teeth, and what the best replacement options are for missing teeth. Find out more below!
November 4, 2018
Parents are often unsure when to take their children in to see the dentist for the first time. Many think that waiting to take their child in when they actually have a smile to take care of makes sense. In reality, your child should have their first dental visit much younger. Early visits to the dentist keep your love one’s mouth healthy, but it also sets them up for oral health success down the road. Keep reading to discover when you should first take your child to the dentist, what family dentistry is like, and some tips on how to keep their mouth healthy.
October 20, 2018
Many people take their oral health for granted until something goes suddenly and horribly wrong with it. A dental emergency can strike anyone at any time, whether it is due to an accident, an existing oral health problem that suddenly manifests itself in a big way, or other issues. Here at Del Rey Dental, we are proud to serve as your local emergency dentist. We understand the inconvenience and pain that sudden oral health problems can bring, and we are always ready to provide you with compassionate, quality care as soon as possible.
We’d like to shine a spotlight on how we recently helped one of our dear patients, a boy named Jonathon, to recover from a dental emergency and get back to enjoying his active life.
October 18, 2018
We’re so glad that you’ve stopped by to take a look at our blog! In the future, you’ll find all sorts of insightful information here that will help keep your smile healthy and beautiful. Right now, however, we thought you might like to learn a bit more about our practice and what you can expect when you choose us as your dentist in Dallas.