What Is Good Dental Hygiene?
Proper dental hygiene requires regular brushing and flossing along with scheduled visits to our dentists in Waxahachie. We can administer teeth cleanings and dental exams designed to provide you with help in keeping your teeth and your gums as healthy as possible.
Dental Services For Children
What Types of Pediatric Dentistry Services Do You Offer?
Our dentists can provide fluoride treatments and dental sealants for children as soon as they can sit still in the dentist’s chair. We also provide painless fillings and other procedures to help your children enjoy better dental health now and in the future.
What Happens During a Dental Exam?
During your dental examination, we will look at your teeth carefully to identify any cavities or areas of decay. We may also take X-rays or other scans to find hidden problems before they cause pain or discomfort.
How Much Will My Dental Examination Cost?
For our patients with dental insurance, the cost of your annual examination may be covered entirely by these plans. We will make sure that you know the amount you will pay for your treatment in advance. This can allow you and your family to plan for these expenses.
Gingivitis/Gum Disease Treatment
What Is Gingivitis?
Gingivitis and gum disease can cause bleeding of the gums, inflammation, and severe discomfort for patients with these conditions.
How Much Will Gum Disease Treatment Cost?
Our dental practice will discuss the cost of your treatment plan and will work with you to find affordable options for you and your family.
Mouth Guards For Sports
Do You Make Mouth Guards for Sports?
We can fabricate custom mouth guards for athletes who participate in contact sports. These guards are the ideal way to protect teeth from impacts and collisions on the field.
How Much Will a Sports Mouth Guard Cost?
Our dentists will work with you to understand your specific needs and to help you find the right mouth guards for sports in Waxahachie. We can work with your insurance plan to make sure that as much of your cost is covered as possible.
What Is Bruxism?
Bruxism is the habitual grinding of teeth, especially at night. Night guards are used to prevent this habit from wearing away tooth enamel and damaging teeth.
Why Do I Need Night Guards for My Teeth?
If you habitually grind your teeth at night, our dental team may recommend a night guard to prevent damage to your tooth enamel. These dental appliances are custom-fitted to provide maximum protection.
How Much Do Night Guards Cost?
Night guards vary in cost depending on the configuration of your teeth and the materials used to construct these appliances.
What Is Nitrous Oxide?
Also known as laughing gas, nitrous oxide is used as a way to reduce pain and provide the patient with a sense of relaxation in the dental environment.
How Much Does Nitrous Oxide Sedation Cost?
Nitrous oxide anesthesia is one of the most inexpensive methods of sedating dental patients. It does cost somewhat more than local anesthetics.
Oral Cancer Screenings
What Is an Oral Cancer Screening?
Oral cancer screenings are an essential part of an annual dental check up, especially if you have had tumors or cancers of the mouth in the past.
How Much Will My Oral Cancer Screening Appointment Cost?
In some cases, oral cancer screenings may be covered by your dental plan. We work to make these necessary examinations as affordable as possible.
Are Tooth Sealants for Adults or Children?
Dental sealants consist of a thin layer of plastic that is painted on to teeth to provide a layer of protection for teeth. Both adults and children can take advantage of fewer cavities and improved protection for teeth with sealants.
Are Tooth Sealant Treatments Expensive?
We work to keep the cost of your tooth sealant treatments as low as possible. Our office can work with you to provide payment options that work for your budget.
Do I Need Sedation Dentistry?
Sedation dentistry is used for patients who need more than local anesthesia for a painless dental experience. Your dentist will discuss the most practical options for your needs.
Is Sedation Dentistry Costly?
Our dental office works hard to provide you with the most affordable treatment options possible, including sedation dentistry and oral sedation. Please check with your insurance provider to see what coverage is offered for sedation dentistry.
Is Oral Sedation Safe?
Sedation can also be administered by using pills or liquid medication to relax you and to dull pain during your procedure.
Why Does Your Office Perform Dental X-rays?
X-rays can often provide added information about the condition of your teeth, allowing our dentists to deliver the most effective treatments for your dental care needs.
How Much Should My Dental X-rays Cost?
The X-rays our technicians perform in our office are affordable and practical solutions for completing your dental examination and ensuring the healthiest teeth for you and your family. We will be able to provide you with a cost estimate after you visit our office.