At least twice every month, Stephens & Gatewood Dentistry will post blog articles about topics related to dentistry and oral and overall health. We hope you’ll find them interesting. Feel free to share, comment, and join the conversation!
Do you want to avoid cavities in 2017? Really, who doesn’t? With preventive dental care and some healthy habits , cavities are preventable. Sadly, most studies indicate that over 90 percent of the adults in America are likely to struggle with dental decay this year. Cavities can require restorative treatment, like dental fillings, and left… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Are you finding it difficult to chew comfortably, because of sensitivity or pain when you take a bite? Many people feel tempted to ignore sensitivity and discomfort, hoping their issues will simply go away on their own, given enough time. Unfortunately, most dental issues will not get better with time. They will actually worsen, eventually… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Looking for a truly lovely and memorable way to spend this Valentine’s Day? Look no further than the Ay me Sospiri Love Letters from the Italian Renaissance concert, which will be part of this year’s Houston Early Music Festival. The concert will include a talented guest ensemble of vocalists, featuring music and poetry from the late… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Teeth do a lot, from tearing and grinding your food to helping you enunciate your words, and more. For the most part, brushing and flossing them at twice a day can help keep them healthy enough to keep functioning. But sometimes, your dental health might be at risk from more than just plaque and tartar…. (Read More)Continue Reading »
Are you worried that an untreated cavity has caused an infection? Did a pick-up game of basketball, during your lunch break, lead to a chipped or cracked tooth? Are you unhappy with an outdated metal crown, that makes you feel embarrassed each time you look in the mirror? Do you have a root canal scheduled,… (Read More)Continue Reading »