Dentistry may seem somewhat simple.  You need your teeth cleaned, or a cavity taken care of, so you make an appointment and go see your dentist.  Yep, simple enough.  Now is that the same for a child?  The short answer is yes, but in reality the answer is a very big NO. Just like when … Continue reading “How Pediatric Dentistry Is Different and Why It Matters”


If you’ve ever looked at your reflection and thought that your smile wasn’t as great as it could be, but there was nothing you could do about it, then think again.  If a smile makeover is what you need the folks over at Spring Cypress Dental know just what to do to turn that frown … Continue reading “The Smile Makeover Of Your Dreams”


For starters what even is a crown and why would you need one? I mean a crown, for a tooth. Seems kind of excessive. However contrary to how it may sound, a dental crown can restore a tooth from previous damage and prevent any further damages. A dental crown is simply a tooth shaped covering. … Continue reading “Pros and Cons of A Porcelain Crown”


We’ve all heard that you should visit the dentist every six months, but is it really that important?  Simply put, yes. The first step to good oral health is brushing and flossing at home.  This get rid of lingering food particles, combats bacteria that causes bad breath, and helps to prevent buildup of plaque.  While … Continue reading “Why Dental Check Ups Matter”


Oral Sedation Dentistry At Spring Cypress Dental, blog we use minimal to moderate Oral Sedation Dentistry sedation to help patients relax during treatments. The idea behind our methods is the patient is always conscious, although often in a dream-like state. Blog on We feel this is the best way to ensure patients are responsive when … Continue reading “What to Expect When You Have Sedation at the Dentist”


Dental Veneers At Spring Cypress Dental, blog we use minimal to moderate Oral Sedation Dentistry sedation to help patients relax during treatments. The idea behind our methods is the patient is always conscious, although often in a dream-like state. Blog on We feel this is the best way to ensure patients are responsive when it … Continue reading “Get Perfect Teeth with Lumineers”


You may have heard the buzz about people replacing old silver fillings with composites or crowns. Some people may be choosing these alternatives for esthetic reasons; however many people are choosing ceramic and acrylic metal-free fillings over traditional amalgam fillings for health reasons. Metal Allergies There is a segment of the population that has allergies … Continue reading “Why Metal-Free Fillings Are Good for Your Health”


There are several reasons why you may want to choose a ceramic crown over the other types of crowns available. Understanding why a tooth may need a crown may also help you in your decision. There are a few different types of crowns to choose from and each has its advantages and disadvantages. Why a … Continue reading “Why Choose Ceramic Crowns?”


Years ago, if you had misaligned teeth and you wanted to get them straightened, you would need to go to the orthodontist and you would come out with a mouth full of metal bands, brackets and wire; and tiny rubber bands too. Today, if you have misalignment, you may be able to forego all the … Continue reading “Clear Braces Have Clear Advantages”


Did you know that oral cancer has one of the highest risks for death among common cancer types? According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, almost 50,000 Americans are diagnosed each year with oral cancer, and an average of 9,750 deaths occur every year from this disease. However, even with these dismal statistics, oral cancer is … Continue reading “How Does the Dentist Do Oral Cancer Screening?”


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