How Dental Implants Can Restore Your Smile

Dental implants can offer you the wonderful, beautiful smile you seek. How does it work? Our dental team would be happy to share the details in order for you to get a better smile. A dental implant is a remarkable tooth replacement service that will last you an entire lifetime. It consists of a titanium… Read more »

TMJ Disorders: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

If you think you may have TMJ disorder, you are not alone. Over 10 million people in the U.S. alone are diagnosed. The majority of those diagnosed and treated are women, but many men also have it and can certainly seek treatment for it if they choose. Symptoms of a TMJ disorder include pain or… Read more »

Causes of Mouth Sores and Remedies to Consider

Oftentimes, mouth sores are benign and will go away on their own; however, getting to the root of why you get them can help in eliminating them – for good! At [ practice_name], we offer solutions for you to consider, when you contact us at 281-488-4242. First, there are a variety of mouth sore origins,… Read more »

What is Fluorosis and Can It Damage My Teeth?

Studies show fluoride tablets and fluoridated water can help stave of decay, protecting your teeth from cavities. What happens, though, when someone has ingested too much fluorine or its compounds when the teeth are being formed, such as in pregnancy or with baby teeth? The condition is known as fluorosis and it even though it… Read more »

How to Care for Your Teeth in Seasonal Weather

Whether it is a balmy summer day or a frigid winter evening, the care of your teeth is important in seasonal weather. Flu and cold season can affect your teeth, as well as allergies in the spring and fall. Here are some ways to care for your teeth and gums in evolving seasons. 1) Fall… Read more »

What Are the Necessary Steps When I’ve Chipped a Tooth Away From Home?

Dental emergencies happen, even when you’re on vacation. And although the emergencies are inconvenient, troublesome, and stressful, it’s important to keep a cool head, treat the problem, and improve the situation as much as possible. To help you treat a broken or chipped a tooth while you’re away from home, our dentist, Dr. Chet B…. Read more »

Tips on How to Get Your Child’s Smile Ready for Vacation

If you’re about to take your child on a vacation, it’s important to make sure they have a strong and healthy smile. That way you will likely avoid dental issues or emergencies when you’re sightseeing or relaxing on the beach. To help you ensure a healthy smile for your child, our dentist, Dr. Chet B…. Read more »

The Genius of Dental Veneers

Dental veneers have swept the nation in popularity – and for good reason. Dental veneers can truly offer you the gorgeous, immaculate smile you’ve always wanted. Chet B. Hawkins DDS Inc in Houston, Texas is here to tell you the secrets of their genius. What are they, exactly? Dental veneers are thin sheets of durable… Read more »

Do Your Best to Prevent Enamel Erosion Daily

You deserve to have a strong, healthy, beautiful, and even comfortable smile. If you’re not careful, there are things in the world that can take that away from you. One of those things is enamel erosion. Enamel erosion occurs when acid from acidic foods and drinks attacks your teeth and wears them down. This can… Read more »

What Are the Differences Between Dental Crowns and Dental Veneers?

Are you looking to enhance your smile, but not sure of which type of cosmetic dentistry to use? Two of the best options available are dental crowns and dental veneers. There are advantages to both. While a final decision is bet made by consulting with your dentist, here are some comparisons to consider: Four Advantages… Read more »