It might be easy to take your teeth for granted until something goes horribly and unexpectedly wrong with one of them. The pain and uncertainty that come with an oral health crisis may push you toward the edge of panic, but there is no reason to despair. When you’re facing a dental disaster, call your emergency dentist in The Woodlands right away and follow Dr. Taylor’s advice for handling the situation. Before you get to our office, though, there may be a few steps you can take to manage the situation.
Johnny Taylor, DDS Blog
April 18, 2018
March 5, 2018
Did you know that children are the most vulnerable to tooth decay? This is mainly because they are still honing their oral care techniques. They’re also less likely to manage their diet and reduce the amount of sugar they consume. For these reasons, your dentist in The Woodlands offers a solution that has proven very effective for patients of all ages.
With the help of dental sealants, you can ensure you and your child are protected from the harmful effects of dental plaque and cavities. So, how do dental sealants do this? Today, your dentist answers that and more.
February 7, 2018
When you’ve chipped a tooth, you need to quickly repair the tooth to restore its function before it suffers from additional damage. Plus, if you have a chipped tooth in one of your very front teeth, you can only imagine how that decreases your self-confidence.
Thankfully, when you reach out to a dentist in a timely manner, your cosmetic dentist may be able to provide a solution that improves function and aesthetics: porcelain veneers in The Woodlands. You won’t even be able to tell your tooth was ever damaged! Keep reading to learn more.
January 15, 2018
When you’re considering which dental restoration to get, do you hesitate because of the anticipated maintenance? Your cosmetic dentist has some good news for you! Dental implants are one of the lowest-maintenance tooth replacement solutions available on the market! Learn more in this week’s blog post.
December 15, 2017
When you look in the mirror, does an empty space in your smile cause you to feel insecure about your appearance? If tooth loss has caused you to lose your confidence, it is time to see your dentist for a complete smile. With dental implants in The Woodlands, you will restore your self-esteem and your dental health. Offering over a 95% success rate, you will make a true investment in your smile.
November 18, 2017
It may seem too good to be true, but there is a way to fix your teeth without the bother of cumbersome wires and metal pieces crowding your mouth. Invisalign is the name of this convenient route to a beautiful smile. Custom molded to each patient’s teeth, Invisalign aligners are designed to encourage movement of your teeth gradually until achieving the final, desired position.
October 13, 2017
If you’ve seen commercials with people taking the “tissue test,” or taken a walk down your pharmacy’s oral hygiene aisle recently, you know teeth whitening is a popular cosmetic dentistry option. However, if you’ve tried any of these teeth whitening products, you likely know that the majority of them have little to no teeth whitening effect. Zoom! whitening is an effective teeth whitening option that is popular with dentists and patients alike. If you want to brighten your smile, look for a Zoom! teeth whitening provider near you.
September 16, 2017
For over half a century, the benefits that fluoride provide have been accepted without question. In fact, the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion supports water fluoridation which has ultimately reduced levels of tooth decay by about 25% in children and adults.
If you’re not sure what fluoride is or how your dentist can offer an additional fluoride treatment to help strengthen your teeth, take a look at this helpful blog. If you’re a high-risk dental patient or have children, fluoride treatments can benefit you!
August 31, 2017
You’d probably be pretty concerned if you knew most adults had a condition that’s been linked to heart disease, skyrocketing blood glucose levels, and rheumatoid arthritis.
Unfortunately, it’s true. Almost half of people over the age of 35 have some level of periodontal (gum) disease — and the implications of that are troubling for public health. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about this condition, and how we’re treating gum disease in The Woodlands.
July 28, 2017
When it comes to your dental health, you brush and floss correctly to prevent damage to your smile. However, even with the best home oral hygiene, it is only half of the care you need. You must visit your dentist in Woodlands twice a year for a cleaning and checkup. You may feel that you only need to schedule an appointment once a problem has developed. However, by doing so, you are letting preventable dental complications occur. To ensure your smile lasts a lifetime, do not skip your next appointment with Dr. Johnny Taylor.