Do you grind your teeth at night? Have you been experiencing discomfort in your jaw? Are you under intense stress and notice that you are clenching your jaw? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may be experiencing a condition called bruxism. Bruxism is the term used to describe a condition where a patient repeatedly clenches and grinds their teeth unconsciously. This often happens at night when patients are asleep and unaware of their actions. If you suffer from this condition, you might be wondering if there is a way to help. We are here to tell you that we have the perfect solution — a night guard. In fact, we had the pleasure to sit down with one of our night guard patients, Diane, and she gave her feedback on what she thinks of this product. Click here to watch as Diane explains her feelings about the night guard we supplied her.
Do you look at others’ smiles in awe and wish your teeth looked like theirs? Do your front teeth have an imperfection that you can’t ignore any longer? If you are unhappy with your smile, there is no better time to look into making an improvement. While we offer numerous ways to improve your smile, there is one option that can make all the beautiful improvements you would love to see. Continue reading to learn more about this popular treatment.
We cannot believe that it is already November and the holiday season is right around the corner! If you are looking to make any improvements to your smile, now is the perfect time. You can show off your beautiful smile at all of your upcoming holiday events and get togethers with family, friends, and co-workers. We offer a host of cosmetic dentistry treatments that can improve a number of imperfections and restore not only the aesthetic appearance, but also the function of your teeth.
Although we are loving the crisp air that we experience in Texas during the fall season, it is a reminder that cold and flu season is on the horizon. With the start of the pandemic back in March of 2020, many of our patients have made their health a top priority; however, we cannot forget that common illnesses are still present and can have an affect on our oral health as well as our overall health. We want to share some tips to help you care for your mouth in the event that you should start feeling under the weather. Read on to see how these tips can keep your mouth healthy, even when you might not be feeling the greatest.
At Sehnert Precision Dentistry, our patients are our top priority. From the moment you come through the doors, we take the time to listen to your concerns and show that you matter. Our entire team works together to ensure that you are comfortable while under our care. If you have visited our office, we hope that you have experienced the level of care that allows us to be one of the highest rated dental offices in the area. There is one member of our team who always goes above and beyond and helps with numerous aspects of the office and procedures we offer — our team leader and doctor’s clinical assistant — Marichu. We want to take some time this month to share a little more about Marichu and why she is so vital to our team.
Have you noticed that your teeth have recently been overly sensitive to hot and cold temperatures when eating and drinking? Experiencing tooth sensitivity is not an uncommon feeling once in a while; however, when it becomes a pattern, it can be cause for concern. Your teeth can be warning you that there is a problem that needs to be remedied as soon as possible. Read on to learn about what your teeth may be trying to tell you.
Have you recently visited our office for an examination and we recommended a porcelain crown as the needed treatment? Porcelain crowns are typically recommended when the damage to a tooth is a little more severe than a filling can fix or veneers can cover. We know that it can be overwhelming when an unfamiliar treatment is suggested, so we want to share some important information about porcelain crowns to help you feel more comfortable.
It’s hard to believe that summer is coming to an end and fall is right around the corner. Before we know it, the holidays will be here. Would you love to make a small change to the appearance of your teeth before the craziness of the holiday season arrives? We offer a cosmetic dental treatment that can make big changes all while you are in the comfort of your home. Interested to learn more? Read on for details about this popular treatment.
Do you have an existing heart condition or have you recently been diagnosed? If so, it is extremely important to make our office aware of your condition. Oftentimes, we hear about the link between poor oral health and heart disease; however, there are times when an existing heart condition might affect your oral health and the way we can treat your teeth. Both your medical history and medications you take are important for our office to be made aware of prior to a hygiene examination and any scheduled treatments.
Summer is in full swing, and we know that many of our patients are enjoying a much better summer than last year. Family outings, vacations, weddings, and other exciting events have returned. When attending these special events, do you find that you avoid the camera because you don’t like the appearance of your teeth? We have a treatment that can make a minor improvement with major benefits. Continue reading to learn more.