Wharton Dental Blog
November 3, 2019
Nobody likes to lose money, whether on the stock market or in a friendly game of cards. Yet, according to a study by the American Dental Association (ADA), 164 million Americans lose hundreds of dollars in dental insurance benefits each year by not taking full advantage of their coverage. Under most dental insurance plans, unused benefits expire at the end of the year. Want to know how you can avoid losing out on the benefits you have already paid for? Below is a brief primer on how dental insurance works and how you can maximize your dental insurance benefits in 2019.(more…)
September 5, 2019
After watching countless award shows like the VMA’s, you’re wondering how these stars manage to have perfectly-sized, aligned, bright teeth. A dazzling grin is something that you’ve always dreamed of having, but you definitely don’t have a million dollars to invest in that. You may be surprised to know that porcelain veneers in Wharton can give you the same results as George Clooney or even Demi Moore all while fitting your budget. Having a smile you’re proud of can give you newfound confidence in social situations and make you feel like you’re on the red carpet wherever you go. Read on to learn what surprising five celebrities weren’t born with their signature grins. (more…)
July 15, 2019
First impressions are fast: within the first seven seconds, you will have a solid impression of the person you’re meeting. While you’re more than just your looks, it’s only human to base impressions off of appearance. Having a flawed smile may lower your self-confidence and make you hesitant to meet new people — but don’t give up hope! Porcelain veneers in Wharton can help you restore your smile. In this post, your dentist will list the top 5 things you should know about the process.
May 16, 2019
If you have gapped, crowded, crooked or misaligned teeth, then treatment with Invisalign in Wharton provides a way to finally have the smile you’ve always wanted. You stand to gain much more, though. As you continue reading, learn about 9 other benefits of having your teeth straightened with Invisalign!
February 4, 2019
Lots of people still think of orthodontics in Wharton, TX as a “kid’s thing.” That’s a shame, because modern traditional braces are nothing like the metallic nightmares you may remember from yesterday. Whether you’re 15 or 50, you owe it to yourself to consider this gentle, effective form of oral therapy.
December 7, 2018
Your teeth play an important role in your life. While they are necessary for chewing and speaking, they also impact your self-esteem. If you are among the one-third of adults who dislike their teeth, you probably have a poor self-image. This can cause you to avoid certain social or professional settings because you worry about having to show your teeth when eating, speaking, or smiling. You do not need to hide behind your imperfections. You can transform your smile and your confidence with veneers in Wharton, TX.
November 14, 2018
If you’re like most people, you probably feel squeezed for time in the last few months of the year. Between tying up loose ends from 2018 and preparing for the holidays, it can seem like your to-do list is never-ending! But, despite being busy, it’s still a good idea to schedule with a dentist in Wharton, TX as soon as possible so you don’t miss out on your insurance benefits. Since they’re lost if you don’t use them in time, you can easily miss out on a significant amount of money that could be used to help you achieve a healthy smile. Find out below what insurance usually covers and get tips on how to take advantage of your insurance benefits – before they’re gone!
October 12, 2018
When you have multiple missing or failing teeth, it presents a lot of complications for your daily life that most of take for granted. For example, eating and chewing the foods you would typically enjoy becomes challenging and even painful sometimes when you can’t chew properly. Not to mention the embarrassment you may feel when speaking with other people. Living with missing teeth takes a toll on your confidence and self-esteem, but you should know that your dentists in Wharton, TX have excellent solutions to restore both function and aesthetics to your smile.
September 20, 2018
Popularized by the author Malcolm Gladwell, the “10,000-hour rule” dictates that to become an expert in any field – classical violin, professional basketball, or even neurosurgery – you must dedicate 10,000 hours of practice in pursuit of your craft. Thankfully, being an expert in good oral hygiene does not require 10,000 hours of brushing your teeth. Instead, you can just read the 4 tips below from a dentist in Wharton, TX on how to be world-class at maintaining a healthy smile.
August 17, 2018
Think back to your middle school days when your classmates were getting braces for the first time. Everyone’s been through it or at least seen it: someone shows up to school with braces in their mouth and it’s a HUGE deal. Have you ever been afraid to smile because of the metal in your mouth when you were younger? Now imagine yourself getting braces in the present day. You show up to work, and all of a sudden, you’re afraid to smile. These situations happen all too often, but thankfully Invisalign in Wharton, TX is an alternative to traditional braces that’s much more attractive, subtle, and easy to use.