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Brookshire Dentistry Blog

Anesthesia and Sedation

Do you or your child have a fear of the Dentist? Most Dentist's recommend that you or your child be given anesthesia or sedation to relax you. Read this article by the American Dental Association on Anesthesia and Sedation to find out whats best for you!

Apr 20th, 2020
Is Carbonated Water Bad for Your Teeth?

Is the satisfying fizz of your favorite sparkling water putting you at risk for tooth decay? Find out in this article written by the American Dental Association:

Apr 7th, 2020
Baby's First Dental Visit

When should your child first see a dentist? Experts recommend taking them within 6 months of the first tooth coming in, or by about 12 months at the latest. This article by Stanford's Children Health discusses your child's first visit to the Dentist.

Mar 12th, 2020
Cosmetic Dentistry

Do you dread having your picture taken because you are unhappy with your smile? A lot of times, people think their only option is braces but there are a wide variety of options available to improve tooth function and how your smile looks.

Feb 24th, 2020
Gum Disease Awareness Month

February is Gum Disease Awareness Month. Did you know Gum Disease is linked to some other pretty serious diseases? What about that it is contagious?

Feb 17th, 2020
What is bruxism?

Grinding, also called bruxism, is a condition in which a person grinds or clenches their teeth. Bruxism is one of the most common sleep disorders, with an average 20% of the American adult population suffering from the condition.

Dec 10th, 2018
Oral Hygiene And Your Teenager

Teenagers may not pay much attention to their teeth. They may be so busy with school, jobs, sports and social activities that they do not find time to brush. They also tend to eat a lot of junk food. Combining the two will put you in a situation, cavities.

Jun 18th, 2019
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and oral cancer screenings are part of a routine dental examination. During a dental exam, your dentist will carefully examine the inside of your mouth and tongue. What starts as a tiny, white

Apr 3rd, 2019
Do You Need Your Wisdom Teeth Removed?

If you have not gotten your wisdom teeth extracted yet, then you have many things to consider. Most patients need to have them removed, and it may require for you to see a specialist.

Jan 6th, 2019
TYPES OF GUM DISEASE

Untreated gingivitis can advance to periodontitis and can eventually lead to tooth loss and other health problems.

Dec 3rd, 2018