3 Things All Men Need to Know About Their Oral Health
added on: June 8, 2018
men's health month

The truth is, men are more likely to skip the recommended bi-annual visits to the dentist. According to the Academy of General Dentistry, many American men simply don’t go to the dentist unless they have a problem. However, by maintaining dental appointments twice-a-year they can prevent many of these problems… Read More…


Doing This for 4 Minutes Every Day Can Keep You Healthy
added on: May 18, 2018
young woman brushing her teeth

There are 1,440 minutes in a day. Dedicating four of those minutes to brushing your teeth will not only help protect your smile and keep your breath fresh, but it can also protect your overall health. While brushing your teeth may seem like a pretty simple task, there are a… Read More…


Are Allergies to Blame for Dental Problems?
added on: May 10, 2018
woman with allergies

At our dental office in Granger, we know that there are a lot of things that can affect oral health — from genetics to tobacco use, to not brushing enough to eating too much sugar. But can your allergies actually be one of those things that puts you at increased… Read More…


What Do Dental X-Rays Show?
added on: April 25, 2018
dental x-ray

You’ve most likely experienced having dental x-rays taken several times throughout your life, but what exactly is the point of looking below the surface of your teeth? Our dental office in Granger takes these images for a variety of reasons, so this month, let’s take a look at why dental… Read More…


“Why Do I Have Dreams Where My Teeth Fall Out?”
added on: March 22, 2018
woman wakes from nightmare

At our dental office in Granger, we occasionally have a patient who is concerned with a recurring dream where they lose their teeth. Sometimes one tooth becomes curiously loose and just pops right out. Other times the whole mouth of teeth begins to crumble, leading to a totally toothless smile…. Read More…


The Not So Lucky Side Effects of Green Beer
added on: March 13, 2018
green beer

Every March 17th, we’re all a little bit Irish and join in the celebration of St. Patrick’s Day by putting on our best green outfit and possibly meeting up with friends at a local bar. As one of the largest drinking days of the year, our dental office in Granger… Read More…


The Connection Between Gum Disease & Heart Disease
added on: February 23, 2018
heart health month

During this American Heart Health Month, our dental office in Granger wants to do our part and raise awareness of how gum disease can increase your risk of heart disease. While these two areas of the body seem to be unrelated, there’s a clear connection between gum disease and heart… Read More…


The 6 Cavity-Causing Culprits You May Not Know About
added on: February 13, 2018

There are many widely known causes of cavities including eating too much sugar, not brushing or flossing your teeth enough, or avoiding regular visits to your Granger dentist. But there are also plenty of lesser known cavity-causing culprits out there that you should be aware of… Teeth with Deep Grooves… Read More…


Wine & Oral Health
added on: December 21, 2017
holiday meal with wine

We are all aware that there are certain foods your dentist in Granger just isn’t a big fan of. These foods typically include super sweet candies and treats, popcorn with hidden damaging kernels, and of course sugary sodas and juices. But there may just be one more to add to… Read More…


Bad Breath Remedies
added on: December 12, 2017
kiss under the mistletoe

Bad breath is an embarrassing ailment that affects many people. Sometimes bad breath is a temporary side effect of especially stinky food, other times it’s a chronic issue that never seems to go away. At our dental office in Granger, we have a few helpful tips that may help remedy… Read More…


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