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The Story of Headgear

Christophe-Francois Delabarre introduced the wire crib in 1819, which marked the birth of what is known in orthodontics as headgear. Before the 1830’s all dental work had been done by doctors and even barbers. Remember when you were told as a child that tying your tooth to a string that was attached to a door […]

What is the Best Sleep Apnea Treatment?

Sleep apnea is a common disorder that’s believed to affect more than 18 million adults in the United States alone. Despite it being a fairly common diagnosis, sleep apnea is a serious disorder with side effects that can cause serious health issues or even death, which is why receiving a proper diagnosis and treatment […]

Why Visiting the Dentist Is Good for Your Overall Health

When you think about overall health, you may not connect it to your oral habits, but did you know they are directly related? If your oral health can affect your overall health, it’s important to visit the dentist regularly. Whether for a dental cleaning or to have a painful tooth checked out, oral health […]

Are Root Canals Safe?

A root canal is a procedure that removes bacteria and infected tissue from the inside of tooth roots. The very first root canal instrument was introduced in 1838 by Edwin Maynard. Since then, drastic improvements have been made in how root canals are performed. If your dentist has recommended that you receive a root […]

Do Home Teeth Whitening Kits Work?

If you’re looking for ways to improve your appearance without undergoing extensive cosmetic dentistry procedures, teeth whitening could be the ideal treatment for you. It’s one of the quickest and most effective ways to completely transform your smile.

Now, you just need to decide if you’ll whiten your teeth at home or let your dentist […]

How Long Does Cosmetic Dentistry Last?

If you invest in a cosmetic dentistry procedure, you may wonder how long the benefits will last. Cosmetic dentistry procedures may not always be strictly necessary from a medical perspective. These procedures can improve overall appearance, make you feel more confident, and help with teeth cleaning to prevent future problems from developing. Your Houston dentist […]

What Does Cosmetic Dentistry Include?

People get cosmetic dentistry done for many reasons, including for their work if it depends on appearance. They also might want the confidence that comes from having a straight bright smile. There are many types of cosmetic dentistry procedures which can even play a role in making it easier to keep your teeth clean.

You […]

How to Stay Calm at the Dentist

We go to the dentist because we recognize the importance of maintaining good dental health through regular dental cleanings and by fixing problems as they arise. While many people deal with a trip to the dentist just fine, for some, it can be a source of anxiety. If this describes you, here are five […]

How Do Veneers Work?

If the appearance of your front teeth is a problem for you, one solution is to get dental veneers that cover the exposed surface of the tooth or teeth that are affected. Veneers can be an elegant cosmetic dentistry solution to the problem of unsightly natural teeth.

 
What are dental veneers?
Dental veneers are a thin […]

5 Superfoods Good for Your Teeth

We’re always being told how some foods, particularly sugary candies, are bad for our teeth, but what about the ones that are good for them? Medical Center Dental has the answers with these five superfoods that are good for your teeth and overall dental health.
Cheese
Did you know cheese is good for your teeth? This […]