Your baby’s first 12 months are filled with milestones – their first smile, the first time they roll over, the first time they crawl across the room. However, did you know that visiting the dentist should be on the list of milestones as well? According to the American Dental Association, your child’s first dental visit should take place after their first tooth appears, but before they celebrate their first birthday. Why so early? Keep reading below to learn why you shouldn’t wait to make the first trip to a children’s dentist in The Colony.
Ridgepointe Dental Blog
July 13, 2018
July 4, 2018
You tell your friends and family that you don’t bother going to the dentist for a number of reasons. You practice great at-home care, so there’s no reason to visit. You don’t want to spend money on another visit to the doctor. You can’t stand the feeling of getting your teeth cleaned. Whatever the reason, you believe there’s nothing at risk.
According to your dentist in The Colony, you need to think again. Here are three reasons why regular dental visits are always worth scheduling.
June 14, 2018
At Ridgepointe Dental, Austin Amos, DDS, JD and his dedicated dentistry team offer patients in The Colony a wide range of dentistry services that exceed the highest patient expectations. You don’t have to take our word for it either. Our patients enjoy visiting us in our state-of-the-art, comfortable dental office so much that they often take the time to give us five star reviews, that we’re very proud of. We welcome patients of all ages to visit our office, and our team members work hard to create a positive dental care experience in a stress free dentistry office environment. Keep reading to find out more about what our patients have to say about the Ridgepoint Dental treatment experience, and don’t hesitate to call to schedule an appointment in our The Colony dental office.
May 18, 2018
The weekend sporting match just went from fun to painful. You forgot to wear your mouthguard, your front tooth is chipped, and your lip is split. The situation doesn’t seem serious enough to go to an emergency room for help, but you’re in a lot of pain and waiting until your dentist can fit you in next week doesn’t seem ideal either. What do you do? Call your emergency dentist in The Colony. At Ridgepointe Dental, our emergency dentist can usually see people right away when they need urgent care. We always have someone available outside of regular office hours to field your calls, walk you through at-home first aid and pain management, and help you repair your smile’s full form and function.
April 8, 2018
You’ve probably heard the saying, “Expect the unexpected.” Unfortunately, the “unexpected” isn’t always a positive thing – particularly when it comes to dental emergencies. In fact, it goes without saying that any sudden or severe pain in the mouth is also a pain in the neck!
But not to worry – in this blog, you’ll learn how to handle four of the most common dental emergencies from an emergency dentist in The Colony. So even if you can’t always prevent an emergency, you’ll know how to handle one if it arises!
March 10, 2018
When you open your mouth, it’s as if you’re peeking into a royal court because all you see are crowns. These are the parts of your teeth that are visible, rising above the gum line, but there are different circumstances that can leave them compromised. In these situations, you need a new dental crown in The Colony. Continue reading to learn how this restorative process works and ways to protect the new cap on your teeth.
February 1, 2018
One of the most heartfelt holidays are approaching: Valentine’s Day! Are you ready for your big date? You can’t be if you don’t love your smile.
Thankfully, your cosmetic dentist in The Colony offers a variety of quick, effective cosmetic services that can improve your smile for the better. Explore your different options before the big day comes!
January 7, 2018
Years ago, something tragic happened in your life. You lost all of your teeth and since then, have felt incomplete. You definitely recognize their absence because you can’t eat what you used to, and you also have suffered from the drastic change in your appearance, as your face has begun to collapse. This has become unbearable for you to endure, which is why you’re now ready to make a change. There are two restorative methods that you’re considering, but you want to be sure that you’re fully informed. Learn from your dentist about the benefits of both dental implants and dentures of the Colony.
December 6, 2017
If you’re an adult with a crooked smile, all hope isn’t lost. Getting the straightening treatment that your smile really needs is still attainable with Invisalign in the Colony. That’s right, you can get the orthodontic treatment that you want without needing brackets and wires!
Learn more about this modern, discreet way to achieve the smile of your dreams from this week’s blog post.