Helping Your Child to Stop Sucking Their Thumb

Thumb sucking can be a normal part of childhood. Most kids grow out of the habit by age four, or when their permanent teeth start to come in. If your child continues to suck their thumb, there are some things you can do to help them kick the habit. Thumb... Read more »

Maintaining a Newly Whitened Smile

The appearance of your smile can help you make a wonderful first impression when it’s gleaming and meets your cosmetic goals. This is one of the many reasons that patients visit the dentist for teeth whitening. We offer a few tips to help you maintain the results of your teeth... Read more »

Reduce Your Dental Anxiety with Sedation Dentistry Options

If you often experience a deep anxiety when you are seated in the dental chair for your routine dental checkup, know that many people experience this struggle during their dental visits. We can provide different options for sedation dentistry to help you feel relaxed during different types of dental visits.... Read more »

Are Dental Implants Right for You?

Dental implants are very popular for replacing missing teeth. They look and feel just like natural teeth, and do not require any special care beyond regular brushing and flossing. But before you start the implant process, you should talk with our dentist, Dr. Juan Echeverri about your medical history and... Read more »

How Straight Teeth are Healthy

We’re all aware of how great a straight, perfect smile looks. But there are other benefits to a straight smile than just looks. That’s why Dr. Juan Echeverri in Houston, Texas recommends you get braces. The health benefits will make your life so much easier down the road. But how... Read more »

Choose a Dental Filling if You Have a Cavity

What is a dental filling? To restore a tooth that has been damaged by decay back to its natural shape and strength, we may suggest a dental filling. A dental filling is used to restore the shape and strength of a tooth after decayed tooth structure has been removed. How... Read more »

What to Expect During a Routine Dental Appointment

Our dentist and team recommend that you come in for a routine dental appointment at least every six months. These preventive dental appointments can help us to help you keep your smile healthy and bright. Dental Cleaning At the beginning of your dental appointment, our hygienist will clean each of... Read more »

Oral Hygiene Improvements: Dentures

One of the most important things you can do for your oral health is to always make sure all teeth are accounted for. If you have any missing teeth, it is imperative that you have them replaced as soon as possible. This means that if you have any teeth that... Read more »

How to Help a Toddler Stay Calm in the Dental Chair

If you’re a parent who wishes there was a way to keep their toddler calm, comfortable and entertained in the dental chair, then of our dentists are more than happy to help you. Toddler dental appointments can be tough and frustrating, but there are things our dental team will do... Read more »

What Is Water Flossing?

Just like traditional flossing, water flossing is a way to clean between and around your teeth. Unlike traditional flossing, however, no floss is required – instead, water flossing utilizes an electronic device that sprays thin streams of water in steady pulses. This water removes food from between your teeth just... Read more »