Are you dissatisfied with how your teeth look? You’re not alone. One-third of adults don’t like their teeth. Unfortunately, your self-esteem isn’t the only thing to suffer from an unattractive smile. Research shows it can also affect your career potential because of the way others precise you. Believe it or not, a pleasing smile can promote a more successful career. You can reach your professional goals with the help of your cosmetic dentist in Oak Cliff.
Hampton Dental Blog
January 14, 2021
December 31, 2020
You’ve finally decided that this is the year that you’re going to enjoy that brighter new smile that you’ve been dreaming of. The first step is to make sure that you’re taking good care of your mouth; after all, you can’t keep your teeth and gums looking their best if they’re suffering from decay and disease. If you’re looking to improve your oral health along with the appearance of your smile, here are 4 New Year’s resolutions that your dentist in Oak Cliff recommends that you stick to!(more…)
November 7, 2020
No one wants to learn that they need a root canal in Oak Cliff. Unfortunately, the reality is that this common procedure is often recommended to help patients avoid a possible extraction later on. Designed to alleviate pain and eliminate infection, this necessary procedure shouldn’t be put off, especially if there are only a few months left in the year. Read on to find out why it’s recommended that you go through with your root canal before 2020 is over and how it can save you money and time in the long run.(more…)
July 9, 2019
If you or a loved one have wisdom teeth (or may be getting them soon), you’re probably wondering if you’ll need to have them taken out. It’s natural to feel a bit apprehensive about the procedure and many people wonder why wisdom teeth need to be removed in the first place. First, rest assured that a wisdom tooth extraction procedure is easier than you would expect. And, when necessary, it’s also very important for your current and future oral health! Keep reading below to learn about the many ways wisdom tooth extractions benefit you and find out when it’s typically recommended.
April 8, 2019
Did you know that more than 50% of adults in the United States who are over the age of 30 will develop or already have periodontal disease (gum disease)? By the time a person reaches 35, that number increases to 75%! That’s a lot of people walking around with unhealthy gums! If you not fortunate enough to be a part of the other 25%, and you don’t want to experience serious health problems, you should seek gum disease therapy in Oak Cliff. Read on to find out why.(more…)
January 21, 2019
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…)
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…)
January 5, 2019
If you’ve spent years feeling self-conscious or embarrassed about stained or discolored teeth, the holidays are a perfect time to do something about it. Especially since teeth whitening in Dallas makes it faster and easier to brighten your smile than you might think. Not only will you feel great about showing off your pearly-whites at holiday parties, but you can go into the new year with a newfound sense of confidence. Learn more about this how this simple cosmetic procedure can benefit you below!(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.