Keeping Your Child’s Mouth Healthy All Summer Long

Back-to-school is right around the corner, and that means it’s time for health physicals, immunizations, and an equally important appointment – dental checkups. Until then, summer is the time when many kids slip out of their usual routines and perhaps even put their oral health at risk. Now is the time to zero in on [...]

By |July 25th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Keeping Your Child’s Mouth Healthy All Summer Long

When is the Best Time for Braces?

Millions of people are undergoing orthodontic treatment at any given time, ranging in ages as young as 7 to adult. With so many different types of treatment and techniques that seem to evolve rapidly, many people wonder what age is best for getting braces. At Briter Dental, we help patients better understand the reasons for [...]

By |July 17th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on When is the Best Time for Braces?

Regular Dental Visits

Haven’t Been to the Dentist in Years? Here’s What to Expect Despite recommendations for dental check-ups every six months, we often see people in our Katy dental office who have not been to the dentist many years – sometimes decades! Chock it up to dental anxiety, no insurance, embarrassment, or perhaps just life getting in [...]

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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 [...]

By |July 13th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on 6 Steps to Prevent Gum Disease