How to Ensure Your Child’s Healthy Teeth

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Even though February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, you should be helping your children take care of their teeth all year long. Read on to learn five tips you can use to instill good dental hygiene habits in your children. And for all your dental needs, make sure you see the friendly dental team […]

Forget the CPAP: Learn About Our Sleep Apnea Solution

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If you suffer from sleep apnea, you’ve got a lot of company. According to the American Sleep Apnea Association (ASAA), about 22 million Americans have sleep apnea, putting them at risk for serious medical problems, like heart attack and stroke. For men and women diagnosed with sleep apnea, getting effective treatment is critical. While CPAP […]

How to Help Your Teen Prepare for Wisdom Teeth Removal

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Having wisdom teeth removed is a rite of passage for many teenagers and young adults, but sometimes tweens also need the procedure. Regardless of your child’s age, wisdom tooth extraction isn’t a pleasant experience, but as a parent, you can provide aid and comfort so that your child’s healing proceeds well.  Helping your child know […]

What to Expect Before, During, and After Your Root Canal

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There’s no hiding it — root canals aren’t fun. If you’ve been told you need a root canal, it’s normal to have questions and worries about the procedure. Fortunately, a root canal isn’t the painful, scary procedure it used to be. In fact, modern root canals are similar to routine fillings and are usually done […]

What’s a Deep Dental Cleaning and Why Would I Need One?

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Periodontal disease is extremely common. Up to 42% of Americans suffer from this gum disease and it is a primary reason for tooth loss.  Gum disease is reversible, especially if treated early on. At Trident Dental, we evaluate your gum’s health and, when necessary, recommend a deep cleaning to halt its progress and restore oral […]

Are You Ruining Your Teeth with These Common Mistakes?

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You brush. You floss (most days), but that doesn’t mean you’re doing what you should for your oral health. Too many of us believe our oral hygiene is “good enough,” but there are many common mistakes out there people are making that can ruin their teeth. At Trident Dental, located in Houston, TX, we specialize […]

10 Tips to Get Your Kids to Take Care of Their Teeth

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Getting your kids to brush and floss their teeth can be a battle. But establishing healthy dental habits now is important for your child’s teeth and overall health. February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, and our dental specialists at Trident Dental in Houston, Texas, want to share their best tips on how you can […]

Does Tongue Scraping Actually Work, and Should I Be Doing It?

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Tongue scraping is a somewhat controversial subject in the dental world, as many people have misconceptions about its use and efficacy. When all is said and done, though, you have nothing to lose by doing it and — quite possibly — a lot to gain. Here at Trident Dental in Houston, Texas, our skilled providers […]

How COVID-19 Can Impact Your Oral Health

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Family Dentist, Orthodontists

COVID-19 has changed nearly every aspect of the world as we know it. As a result, people everywhere are taking precautions and changing their lifestyles in ways we never imagined, including visiting the dentist.  Here at Trident Dental in Houston, Texas, our experienced team remains committed to helping you and your family continue to have […]

Impacted Wisdom Teeth: Signs and Treatment

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Family Dentist

Your wisdom teeth typically emerge between the ages of 17 and 25. If they surface correctly, they can give you more support for chewing. But, if they have trouble emerging because they’re impacted — which usually means there’s not enough room for them to come out — you can experience considerable pain and possibly damage […]