How To Help Kids Brush

Helping kids learn healthy hygiene habits is not a task for the faint of heart! Here at Echeverri Dental Center, we realize some days, you need all the help you can get! Here are some ideas to help you help your kids brush their teeth.   Character Support: Enlist the... Read more »

Take Your Oral Health Care to New Heights with Hazardous Food Avoidance

Although treatments and cleaning methods such as brushing and flossing are vital for a clean smile, often one of the best treatments you can give your smile is a better diet, to begin with. By avoiding hazardous foods, you greatly lower your risk of oral health disorders ever developing. For more... Read more »

Oral Health Care Facts Blog: Dental Bridges

Not all tooth replacements are designed in the same way. While implants are directly attached to your jaw and dentures are bonded to your gums, dental bridges seek to apply a firm grip in your mouth by attaching to other teeth, including implants if available. It's never too late to... Read more »

Damaged Braces Need an Orthodontist’s Attention

Each of your adjustment sessions at Dr. Juan Echeverri’s clinic has been designed to apply progressive tension to your braces. As time goes by, this will gradually correct any alignment issues with your teeth. If your braces are damaged in any way it could increase the amount of time needed... Read more »

Introducing Your Child to Flossing Encourages Healthy Gums in Adulthood

Establishing good oral hygiene habits early on in life encourages the chances that your child will keep those good habits for the rest of their life. This starts with brushing teeth twice and flossing once each day. Instilling good oral hygiene habits when they are young increases your child’s chances... Read more »

A Tooth Might Need to Be Extracted to Allow Braces to Correct an Overcrowding Problem

As your child grows up their jaw and oral structures continue to grow. As this happens their twenty primary teeth are gradually replaced in succession by the thirty-two permanent teeth that need to serve them for the rest of their adult lives. Sometimes, multiple teeth can come into a limited... Read more »

The Upsides of Dental Crowns and Dental Veneers

The upsides of dental crowns and dental veneers cannot be understated. Dental crowns are built with durability and protection in mind and dental veneers are built with aesthetics and comfort at the forefront. Dental crowns completely cover teeth whereas dental veneers only cover the fronts of teeth. One of the... Read more »

Why You Should Consider Getting a Dental Implant

Have you ever had a missing tooth? Have you ever felt too embarrassed to smile? Is it difficult for to pronounce different sounds? If so, we suggest replacing your missing teeth as quickly as you can. In fact, if a tooth is missing, we recommend having the issue addressed because... Read more »

How Your Oral Health is Affected by Acid Reflux

Did you know brushing and flossing are extremely important parts of caring for your oral health? Similarly, had you heard that you should schedule regular checkups with our team? While doing these things will help you keep your teeth strong, other issues can also impact your teeth and gums. For... Read more »

How Missing Teeth Affect Your Confident Smile

If missing teeth are making you hesitant to smile, a fixed dental bridge can help bring back your smile confidence. In fact, Echeverri Dental Center is pleased to offer fixed dental bridges as a restorative option for our patients in Houston, Texas, with missing teeth. Why is a fixed bridge... Read more »