Oral Health Advantages: Denture Prosthetics

  Enhancing your smile with a tooth replacement therapy is always a good idea. If you have suffered any lost or missing teeth, or if you're scheduled for tooth extraction in the near future, always speak with your dentist to determine if a tooth replacement treatment is needed to fill... Read more »

Dental Resolutions to Make & Keep in 2018

Another great year has gone on by! Along with your regular New Year’s resolutions, our dentists recommend that you have a few dental ones. These goals can help your smile shine in the years to come! Replace Your Toothbrush Regularly Many people only replace their toothbrush when they go to... Read more »

History of the First Dentists

From Egyptian times to modern day, many things have changed to reflect dentistry as we know it today. The history of dentistry has a rich history. Read today’s blog and learn when and where the term “dentistry” was established. Ancient History Dentistry has its beginnings around 5000 BC, when the... Read more »

Choosing a New Toothbrush

The time has come to replace your toothbrush once again. As you likely know, it is recommended that you replace your toothbrush about every three to four months. Don’t be sad to part with your toothbrush. Getting a new toothbrush frequently helps your oral hygiene be as effective as possible.... Read more »

Helpful Information About Dry Mouth

Chronic dry mouth occurs when your mouth frequently experiences a lack of saliva. Continue reading to better understand of why this is harmful and how to combat it: - Saliva is important for your oral health because it neutralizes acids on your teeth, washes away harmful bacteria, and helps keep... Read more »

Your Oral Health and Genetic Makeup

Some people believe that their poor oral health is due to their genetic makeup. They might tell you, for example, that there’s a history of periodontal disease in their family, so they are at risk. You might have never thought to question this idea. The facts are as following: -... Read more »

Maintaining Great Dental Health During the Fall Season

The Fall Season means that it’s time for your little ones to dress up and go trick-or-treating. This time of year is so fun for your little ghoulies, but it can also be hazardous for their (and your) oral health. Read on for some tips on navigating the Fall Season.... Read more »

How Can Chewing Gum Benefit My Smile?

Have you ever heard that chewing gum can help your smile? This is true in certain cases. But what determines whether gum is helpful or harmful to your smile? Our dentists and team are happy to guide you in this matter. The act of chewing gum is beneficial to your... Read more »

Flossing Correctly

Most people don’t have a problem with brushing their teeth twice a day, but many people think it’s ok to skip flossing. While brushing and flossing removes plaque from the front, back, and chewing surfaces of the teeth, flossing removes food particles and plaque from between the teeth, where toothbrushes... Read more »

Your Options for Whitening Your Smile

Are your teeth yellowed or stained? If you would like a brighter, more radiant smile, ask our dentists about teeth whitening in Pflugerville, Texas. At Planet Smile, we offer both in-office and at-home teeth whitening treatments. Our dentists will speak with you about your whitening goals and preferences to find... Read more »