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Augmented Reality
Dentistry is constantly changing and evolving as new, advanced technologies make diagnosing and treating oral health disorders more effective, less painful, and less complicated. Virtual treatment planning, digitalized diagnostics, and 3-D printing have already changed the dental industry over the past 15 years. Now, we approach yet another innovation that has the potential of […]

By |September 19th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

All About Dental Veneers

Houstonites: Transform Your Smile with Dental Veneers
If you’ve ever looked at a celebrity and wondered how they get that Hollywood smile, the secret could be more than good genes. In fact, there could be much more to a beautiful smile than meets the eye thanks to the wonder of dental veneers. With one simple cosmetic […]

By |September 13th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

5 Signs You Might Need TMJ Treatment

You use your temporomandibular joint (TMJ) thousands of times per day, and chance are, you do not think twice about it. Whether you are chewing gum, carrying on a conversation, or eating a big meal, the joint is hard at work facilitating the smooth opening and closing of the jaw. For most people, this happens […]

First Dental Appointment: A Parent’s Guide to Pediatric Dentistry

As a parent, we know you go to great lengths to protect your child’s health. In addition to pediatric doctor’s visits, children also benefit from regular dental visits beginning at a young age. If your child has never visited a dentist before, you probably have a lot of questions about what to expect and when […]

Teeth Whitening Houston: Why Use a Professional?

Houston teeth whitening options range from professional dental treatments to over-the-counter solutions. While drug store whitening kits abound, they cannot produce the same consistent results available from Briter Dental. When you choose a professional for teeth whitening in Houston, you benefit from a higher concentration of bleaching agents capable of uncovering a brighter, more beautiful […]

6 Steps to Prevent Gum Disease

Gum disease is a highly prevalent health condition in the U.S. and the primary reason most people lose their teeth. The majority of adults over age 18 have some form of gum disease, whether mild form of gingivitis or a more serious condition called periodontal disease. Symptoms may begin as reddened, inflamed gums that bleed […]

How do I pick a good dentist?

If you’re reading this, chances are you’re less than trusting when it comes to establishing yourself with a health care professional. Whether you had a bad experience, or just heard a horror story from a friend, it can be a daunting task to entrust someone with the care of your dental health. The first thing […]

Let’s get past the “Fake News” about Root Canals

Many patients here at Briter Dental in Katy tell us things like, “Root Canals, that sounds so painful!” “I’m terrified of getting a root canal done, can we please do an extraction instead!?”

Let’s take a moment to dismiss the bogeyman and talk about this procedure in a more realistic light. What is a root canal? […]

Dental Insurance FAQ

A few questions we get often here at Briter Dental are: how good is my dental insurance? Does it cover Root Canals, Crowns, Cosmetic Dentistry, Implants? My employer offers multiple options, which should I choose? What follows will be a brief overview of dental insurance plans and how they work (or don’t work).

Dental group insurance […]

Dental Emergencies: What are they and how soon should I be seen?

A question we get asked a lot here at Briter Dental goes something like, “I just chipped my tooth, can I wait or should I come in now?” In today’s day and age, people have busy schedules and employers are more reluctant than ever to give employees time off to see their dentist or other […]

By |January 31st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments