Treatments for Tooth Decay

Have you ever chomped down on a favorite food only to have pain shoot through your mouth? While there are a number of potential reasons for this pain, did you know that tooth decay is one possible cause? Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do to address tooth decay. For instance, if your decay is only affecting... read more »

Say No to Cavities

When you hear your dentist say that you have a cavity, you're likely never happy to hear about it. However, there are ways to avoid hearing that phrase on your next visit. The tips are simple, but they're effective and have proven themselves so. Let's look at a few ways in which you can easily stop cavities from forming. Establish... read more »

Cavities Have Met Their Match

Guess what? Cavities have met their match! Thanks to composite fillings, we can fight back against cavities and lead your smile back to positive oral health. However, we know that not everyone will understand what composite fillings are and why they are beneficial to your smile. That is why our team here at Bart Deering DDS is happy to give... read more »

Dental Implants Can Make You Tooth Loss a Thing of the Past

Have you lost a tooth or two and feel like your oral profile is no longer appealing? Take heart, as even accidents as the loss of your permanent teeth does not prohibit you from having a great smile again. Our team at Bart Deering DDS has successfully replaced many missing teeth with implants that can mimic your remaining natural teeth. Here... read more »

A Damaged Crown Needs to Be Examined to Prevent Complications

Dental crowns are designed to be durable enough to stand the test of time. However, there are some instances when a hard blow to the face or other oral accident can cause a chip or fracture in the crown. If you have a crown that is damaged in some way, you should contact Bart Deering DDS to have it examined... read more »

Making Dental Hygiene Fun for Kids

As your child grows, he or she learns how to take care of themselves. One of the skills they need to gain during this time is how to brush his or her teeth. Helping your child get into the habit of brushing at least twice a day for two minutes can be difficult. However, if you are creative, you can... read more »

Foods that Can Stain Your Teeth

Many of our patients come into our office dissatisfied with the way their smile looks. They’ve noticed that their once beautiful and bright smile has grown dull over the years and they would like to get it back. That’s why so many come to Bart Deering DDS looking for whitening treatments. Why is it that we feel our smile has... read more »

The Steps Involved in the Bonding Process

Dental bonding in Garland, Texas, can help you in many ways. In fact, it can repair decayed teeth, improve the appearance of discolored teeth, make teeth look longer, close gaps between teeth, change the shape of your teeth, and much more. With the help of dental bonding, you can have the improved oral health and enhanced smile you’re looking for.... read more »

A Tooth Compromised by Severe Decay Can Be Restored by a Bridge

Tooth decay occurs when an inadequate or inconsistent daily oral hygiene routine allows the bacteria in your mouth to exploit your tooth enamel. If a cavity is not treated and repaired early, the decay can slowly start to penetrate and infect the interior structures of the tooth. Eventually, this could cause so much damage that the tooth cannot be saved... read more »

3 Ways to Improve your Oral Health

It’s easy to remember that you need to diet and eat better, but it’s often harder to remember that your oral health needs just as much attention as your systemic health. After all, poor oral health can lead to health problems like heart disease and cancer, so it’s important to stay on top of it. Let’s look at three ways... read more »