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Sleep Apnea – Risk Factors and Treatment

If you are still tired after a full night’s sleep, you could be suffering from sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a potentially serious condition in which you stop and start breathing many times during the night without even knowing it. Some of the symptoms of sleep apnea are loud snoring, awakening with dry mouth, morning […]

How to Prevent Cavities

If you’ve had a cavity, you know the discomfort that comes with them. The best way to prevent this discomfort is to do your best to prevent cavities in the first place. If you want healthy teeth and gums, these two preventative steps below help tremendously! Brush and Floss Daily Brushing and flossing daily is […]

Dr. Khal Ajlouni – Top Dentist 2020 Award Recipient

We are over-the-top excited for Dr. Khal! He has been selected as a TOP DENTIST 2020 for the soon-to-be-published April issue of Fort Worth Magazine. This is a peer-nominated award, which makes it even more prestigious. He was nominated by other dentists for his years of experience, continuing education, manner with his patients, use of […]

A Guide to Flossing

When it comes to good oral health, flossing is very important. Flossing removes plaque and helps to prevent its buildup. Flossing removes excess food particles and keeps your teeth healthy and looking bright. When choosing the type of floss to use, it really is up to you. You can choose floss with a flavor, floss […]

Canker vs Cold Sore – What’s the difference?

If you have ever dealt with a canker sore, you know they can be painful. These are small ulcers that occur inside the mouth or on the lips. Canker sores are not the same as cold sores as those are caused by a virus and are contagious. Canker sores are not contagious and are not […]

What is Sleep Apnea and What Are its Complications?

Sleep Apnea is a serious medical disorder in which the patient’s breathing stops and starts throughout the night. According to the National Sleep Foundation, 18 million U.S. adults have this disorder. The disorder impacts both males and females of all ages. Sleep apnea which occurs when the muscles in the back of the throat do […]

The Benefits of a Dental Implant

If you have lost a tooth due to an extraction, infection, or decay, dental implants are a wonderful option to restore a missing tooth. There are several benefits to a dental implant when compared to other appliances, such as a dental bridge. An implant looks and feels just like a natural tooth, so no one […]

Ouch, my tooth!

Experiencing pain or discomfort from a sensitive tooth is a common problem. This pain or discomfort can be felt when your teeth are exposed to cold water, hot or cold drinks, or very cold foods such as ice cream or other frozen foods. Tooth sensitivity can be treated, so it is important to see your […]

Pregnancy and Dental Visits

Preparing to have a baby is a busy time in any mother’s life. There are visits to your doctor, shopping for the baby’s needs, and setting up the baby’s room that all take time. During this busy time, make sure that you are still seeing your dentist for regular checkups. Dental checkups are safe and […]

You Have Options When It Comes to Dental Fillings

When you have a cavity, talk with your dentist on what type of dental filling is best for you and your situation. According to the ADA, some common filling options include composite resins, or tooth-colored fillings; amalgam, which is the silver-colored fillings used by dentists for decades; or gold amalgam fillings which are also durable […]