Dreaming of a stunning smile without using braces?
Most of us aren’t born with a red carpet smile. And if you’ve thought about straightening your teeth but are apprehensive about doing so with traditional orthodontic treatment, our team at BLVD Dentistry & Orthodontics want you to know there is another option – Invisalign®!Read More
Laughing Gas: What exactly is Nitrous Oxide and is it safe?
Our team at BLVD Dentistry & Orthodontics understands that the sights, sounds and sensations at a dental office can be unsettling for some patients. One effective technique that we use to comfort you is to offer the gas nitrous oxide. Nitrous oxide is a common anesthetic used during many dental procedures.Read More
Summer Break: An ideal time for Wisdom Teeth Removal
After your son or daughter departs for college, the last thing you want to get is a call or text to learn he or she is in pain. Our team at BLVD Dentistry & Orthodontics will tell you there aren’t many emergency situations that can be avoided when it comes to dental health, but one crisis that can easily be prevented before your teen heads off for college hundreds of miles away is wisdom tooth extraction.Read More
Conquering Gum Disease
Conquering Gum Disease – 4 Easy Steps to a Healthy Mouth If you have gum disease, also referred to as gingivitis or periodontal disease, you are not alone. According the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), almost half of Americans 30 years-old or older have gum disease. If you are over 65, your risk […]Read More
5 Tips to Get Your Kids Comfortable With The Dentist
Routine dental appointments are critical to the maintenance of our health, especially for kids. It’s important that parents instill this habit in their children at an early age. A trip to the dentist may seem like a trivial task for adults who know what to expect, but can be intimidating – and even scary – […]Read More
Give Your Smile a Boost
For many individuals, new years bring new beginnings. Now is a great time to give your smile a boost before all of the upcoming holiday parties. Our BLVD Dentistry team wants you to feel and look your best going into the holidays and new year. One of the very first things that people will notice […]Read More
5 Myths About Invisalign
So far I have loved all of the posts in our Houston Smiles series sponsored by BLVD Dentistry! I love talking about those sweet baby teeth that start making their appearance in the first year…I love dreaming up ways to make being the tooth fairy fun…and I even love saving money by utilizing my dental […]Read More
8 Benefits of Invisalign
While there are many options to straighten your teeth Invisalign is the only clear option that is free of brackets and wires. Invisalign allows you to work, eat, and participate in social situations worry free! All while giving you a perfect smile. Invisalign has many benefits for the wearer, such as comfort and flexibility, below […]Read More
Heart Disease and Oral Health
According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, more than 200 million Americans suffer from some degree of inflammation of the gums. Over the past decade, researchers have published studies that link the bacteria involved in periodontal disease to cardiovascular disease. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have connected oral infections to […]Read More
I haven’t been to the dentist in years; what should I expect?
Time flies when we are not at the dentist! Before you know it, years may have gone by. Let’s take a moment to explain what takes place when a patient comes back to receive care after an extended period of time. After a while, small dental concerns or issues can grow into an unexpected journey […]Read More