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When it Comes to Childhood Dental Care, Start Young

November 17, 2016

When it comes to dental care for children and adolescents, it can be a drag to get kids to visit the dentist. Even adults know that visiting the dentist can be uncomfortable; however, it is vital that parents encourage children to start young. In fact, the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics […]

The Beauty of Porcelain Veneers and Cosmetic Crowns

Dr. Cory Nguyen recognizes the power of a confident smile. Porcelain veneers and cosmetic crowns are used to repair chipped, stained, or worn teeth. The location of damage or decay will determine which cosmetic repair is optimal for specific teeth. A consultation with an experienced Garland dentist like Dr. Nguyen can help patients choose the […]

Must Know Tips for Wisdom Teeth Extraction

A wisdom tooth extraction is one of the most common dental procedures performed. Almost everyone has wisdom teeth and these teeth usually rear their ugly head at some point during the late teenage or early college years. These teeth can cause a significant amount of oral pain that can drive people to seek dental care. […]

Advice for Preventing Periodontal Disease

When it comes to dental care, everything about dentistry is about preventative health. Preventing disease is significantly less expensive and less stressful than fixing a problem that has already started. This is definitely true for periodontal disease. This is an oral disease that can cause significant medical and dental problems over time along with causing […]

TMJ

November 15, 2016

Temporomandibular joint dysfunction or TMJ is a painful condition of the temporomandibular joint. These are the joints and tendons connecting the jaw to the skull. This condition is often accompanied with clicking noises when the patient eats or chews. While the condition primarily affects women more than men, it is most often seen in people […]