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Wisdom Teeth Extraction

Third molars, commonly known as wisdom teeth, are the last teeth to erupt and are the furthest teeth in the back of the mouth. Nearly 85% of American adults do not have their wisdom teeth. Some people do not have wisdom teeth at all while others will never see them erupt due to lack of space. Wisdom teeth without enough space to erupt are left trapped in the jaw or are only able to partially erupt. Read more [...]

Is Flossing Really All That Important?

Many adults will probably admit that they have lied to their dentist a time or two about the frequency of their flossing. Some surveys have even shown that people would rather clean their toilet than floss! About a year ago, a new study came out challenging the necessity of flossing. Here are some tips on the importance of flossing, how often you should floss, and tools to make flossing easier. Read more [...]

Have perfect teeth on your wedding day!

Every woman wants a beautiful smile on her wedding day, and more and more brides are adding cosmetic dentistry into their pre-wedding plans. There is a lot that can be done to perfect your smile for your big day, and some of the most common things we do here are: Teeth Whitening We offer two different whitening systems for brides to be: take-home bleaching trays and in-office Zoom! whitening. When the at-home trays are used, we take impressions to create the custom-fitted trays and then the Read more [...]

Invisalign in McKinney Texas

People tend to avoid laughing or smiling and feel embarrassed if they have teeth that are crowded or crooked. There is no reason for any person to live this way. It is important to remember that traditional braces may not always be you best choice. This is especially true for older individuals who are not prepared for dealing with the various issues that go along with wearing metal braces. However, Invisalign braces are now available as an outstanding alternative. Invisalign clear braces are constructed Read more [...]

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