Good oral health in childhood is vitally important for a healthy smile in adulthood. Sadly, however, an estimated 42% of children ages 2-11 have had cavities in their baby teeth, and 21% of children ages 6-11 have had cavities in their permanent teeth. The good news is that childhood cavities are completely preventable. Along with good oral hygiene habits at home, scheduling regular checkups with a children’s dentist in Dallas is the best way to keep your child cavity-free. But when should you schedule that first visit and what can you expect? Keep reading to find out!(more…)
Hampton Dental Blog
January 21, 2019
January 7, 2019
People didn’t always have the orthodontic choices that are available today. In fact, up until about 20 years ago, the only way to straighten your teeth was traditional braces. There are still good reasons to choose braces, but it’s helpful to research all your options before making a decision. ClearCorrect in Dallas is a great alternative because it gives you fantastic results without many of the drawbacks of braces. So how do you know which one is right for you? Keep reading to learn about the key differences between braces and ClearCorrect to get a better idea!(more…)
November 20, 2018
Nothing is more important to you than the health and appearance of your child’s smile. In addition to brushing and flossing at home, their oral health and development also rely on the care they receive from their pediatric dentist in Dallas. To better serve the needs of our young patients, Dr. Sai Lavanya Peramala recently completed a mini-residency in pediatric dentistry. Her advanced knowledge and skills allow her to provide more proficient dental care to young children to help set the foundation for a lifelong healthy smile.(more…)
October 9, 2018
What happens when you overindulge in the holidays and eat one too many sweets? Your waistline might grow and you might get a stomach ache, but what a children’s dentist in Dallas is mainly worried about is your smile. Children are particularly at high risk of tooth decay, especially during Halloween.
However, you can do something to protect their teeth through the month of October. Consider the following precautions not just during Halloween, but other holidays, and your child just might avoid a cavity or two by the end of the year.
September 1, 2018
Crooked teeth and uneven bites are hardly attributes people wish for when it comes to oral health. However, sometimes that’s just the hand people are dealt. Traditional metal braces can realign teeth, but their metal appearance can be embarrassing, especially if you’re an adult. Luckily, there is an alternative orthodontic treatment that can shift your teeth in less time and more inconspicuously.
ClearCorrect offers clear aligners to shift teeth for adult and teenaged patients. To learn how the process works and how it can benefit you, keep reading!
December 6, 2016
Living with misaligned teeth not only makes oral hygiene more challenging, but also causes your self-esteem to decrease. When you do not feel confident about your smile, you often avoid social interactions or hide your smile. You have probably considered orthodontics in the past, but wearing noticeable metal wires and brackets can further cause concern about the appearance of your teeth. Now, you can straighten your smile with confidence using clear braces in Dallas. Hampton Dental offers Clear Correct braces for adults and children who want a discreet treatment.
November 19, 2016
Your smile is one of the first features people notice when they meet you, so it truly makes an impression! Are your teeth making the right first impression, or are there aspects of your smile you’d like to improve? Cosmetic dentistry has a number of excellent options for improving and enhancing your smile and Dr. Sai Lavanya Peramala has solutions for you. She invites you to come in and get your smile makeover in Dallas!
September 10, 2016
One of your favorite things to do is go see shows at the Kessler Theater. The extra twist is that you often buy tickets to shows where you have no idea who the band is. There are simply too many bands out there for you to keep up, so regular visits are a quick, easy way to stay on top of what’s happening currently. The same logic could be applied to the dentist. They probably won’t sing any songs for you, but regular visits can help keep you ahead of the game and at ease when it comes to your teeth. Here’s why you should see Dr. Peramala, your dentist in Dallas, at least twice a year. (more…)
August 12, 2016
Finding the right dental provider can be challenging, and you may feel confused about what type of practice is right for your needs. It’s even more important when you have a family to look out for. Dr. Sai Lavanya Peramala is your premiere family dentist in Dallas, and she’s here to help take the guesswork out of finding the right dental provider for your needs. Here are some helpful tips for choosing a new dentist in Dallas.