Does Eating Fruit Damage Your Teeth?

It might be a little know fact, but oranges first came to Texas at the end of the nineteenth-century. Since then, residents of Corpus Christi has been able to enjoy these citrus fruits along with grapefruits - plus they provide you with vital nutrients that keep your body healthy. Despite their benefits, consuming excessive amounts [...]

Does Whitening Gum & Toothpaste Actually Work?

We’re obsessed with white teeth, but we’re less obsessed with jumping through the necessary hoops to get them. That’s why despite the fact that dentists’ in-office professional whitening treatments are consistently more effective than over-the-counter whitening products, we still invest our hopes in easy whitening products. From drugstore strips that promise to dramatically [...]

Will Root Canal Therapy Leave a Tooth Too Weak?

If you have a tooth that is infected, you have two options to deal with the problem. One option is to get root canal therapy, which will remove the infection and restore the tooth to a natural appearance and good function. The other option is to have the tooth removed and replaced, ideally with [...]

By |February 27th, 2019|Implants|

You Shouldn’t Lie to Your Dentist About Flossing

The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) recently surveyed Americans about a number of oral health-related topics, including flossing. They found that more than a quarter (27%) lied to their dentist about flossing. The survey asked the question of more than 2000 individuals in the top 10 US markets (probably not including Corpus Christi), and [...]