Treat Cavities Before They Steal Your Smile

Do you know if your teeth are adequately protected against cavities? Since tooth decay is often caused by plaque buildup, you need to target the source of the problem to protect your teeth against decay. Treat cavities before they steal your smile with these simple steps: – Floss your teeth daily using a high-quality dental floss or floss product. –... read more »

Fluoride Fights Cavities

Fluoride can greatly benefit your dental health. Fluoride is nature’s cavity fighter, as it helps prevent cavities in patients by strengthening the tooth enamel against acid attacks. It can also reverse early decay. This mineral can be found in many places, including: Our Office Dr. Tammeka Nickleberry can apply fluoride when you come in for your routine dental appointment. At... read more »

Tooth Decay is a Threat to Good Oral Health

Did you know, tooth decay can seriously damage your health? Tooth decay can be dangerous not just to your smile but to the overall health of your mouth. That is why you need to take special care of your teeth. Here at TLN Family Dental in Houston, Texas, we care for you and your teeth. We are and are happy... read more »

Fluoride Is Beneficial for the Prevention of Tooth Decay

The mineral density of your tooth enamel is what gives your teeth the strength to chew food and prevent tooth decay. Unfortunately, the regular consumption of acidic foods and beverages and inconsistent oral hygiene habits can weaken your tooth enamel. If this process of enamel erosion is not counteracted in some way, it could lead to tooth sensitivity and tooth... read more »

Dental Crown FAQ’s

Here at TLN Family Dental in Houston, Texas, we understand how life gets stressful and accidents can occur from time to time. Sometimes a cracked or chip tooth or even extensive tooth decay needs to be addressed and many people may not know the best way to treat it. That is why our team is happy to give you information... read more »