Teeth: What Have They Done For You Lately?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Fort Worth cosmetic dentistry

Welcome to the Fort Worth dental blog! Today we are going to explore the secret life of our teeth. The shape of each tooth gives a clue to what it does. The incisors, or your front teeth, are sharp. They need to be because their job is to cut food and their curvature helps move…

What Is Laser Dentistry?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
teeth whitening Fort Worth

The word “LASER” is an acronym for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. A laser device emits a powerful, highly-concentrated beam of light. (Didn’t we all love the amazing laser weapons in ‘Star Wars?’) Lasers are used in hundreds of applications in almost every Texas industry including communications, researching, manufacturing, entertainment and medicine. They allow…

Sedation Dentistry In Fort Worth

Fort Worth sedation dentistry

Do you have dental anxiety? Here at the Parkway Dentist, we’re committed to keeping you calm throughout your visit. Many dentistry patients have discovered the benefits of sedation dentistry (sometimes called “sleep dentistry”). There are three main types of sedation options: Inhalation Nitrous oxide (aka ‘laughing gas’ ) has been used in cosmetic dental offices for over…

Do You Have An Overbite?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Treating Bite Problems in Fort Worth

Malocclusions (bite problems) include overbites, underbites and crossbites. Jaw alignment disorders restrict proper chewing, talking, and swallowing. They can also cause teeth to shift around in the mouth. Dentistry patients with bite problems are at a greater risk for tooth decay and periodontal disease because bite misalignment often makes it difficult to maintain proper oral…

Straight Teeth For Young Smiles And Not-So-Young Smiles

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Can't afford braces?

There are few dental advancements that are more appreciated than modern braces. Teeth straightening hardware of the past had many drawbacks. It often involved a whole orthodontic tool kit—full metal bands, headgear, elastics, spacers, and wires poking every which way. If you played an instrument that required the use of your mouth, well, it wasn’t…

Tooth Restoration: Dental Implants And Dental Bridges

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Fort Worth Dental Implants and Dental Bridges

When my patients ask me about tooth restoration, I usually tell them about fixed (or ‘traditional’) dental bridges or tooth implants. A dental bridge is an artificial tooth which replaces a missing tooth. The false tooth (called a ‘pontic’) is fused to porcelain crowns on either side of the missing tooth. Tooth replacement has been…

Celebrity Smiles In Fort Worth

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Veneers in Fort Worth

How do celebrities obtain brilliant white smiles that are always ready for the red carpet or a close-up? Do they avoid coffee? Not likely. Every star-watching magazine is full of pictures of famous people holding Starbucks cups. Do they avoid tobacco? Some probably do, but many actors and fashion models with dazzling white smiles are…

Dental Miracles Seen And Unseen At The Parkway Dentist In Ft. Worth

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
white fillings Ft. Worth

Quality dental care and cosmetic dental procedures can be extremely visible. Think porcelain veneers, dental crowns, and teeth whitening. Today, however, let’s talk about some purposefully unseen procedures that can contribute to a healthy, beautiful smile. Today’s post will highlight three unprecedented cosmetic dental treatments: white fillings, invisible braces, and dental implants. White Fillings Tooth-colored…

Seeking A Relationship In Ft. Worth?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Affordable Benbrook Cosmetic Dentistry

Are you one of the many Benbrook singles looking for a significant other? Perhaps you recently broke off a dysfunctional partnership and are determined to make a better choice this time around. I’m not talking about a relationship with a girlfriend, boyfriend, or spouse – I’m talking about something equally important – your relationship with…

Dental Miracles Seen And Unseen At The Parkway Dentist In Ft. Worth

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
white fillings Ft. Worth

Quality dental care and cosmetic dental procudures can be extremely visible. Think porcelain veneers, dental crowns, and teeth whitening. Today, however, let’s talk about some purposefully unseen procedures that can contribute to a healthy, beautiful smile. Today’s post will highlight three unprecedented cosmetic dental treatments: white fillings, invisible braces, and dental implants. White Fillings Tooth-colored…