Pearland Dental Blog

28Jan, 2016

What Is Needed for Easy Oral Surgery at Pearland Dentist Office

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Oral surgery is never an easy topic to discuss simply because of the buzz word “surgery.” Oral surgery, however, shouldn’t be too much of a cause for alarm because more often than not, the surgery consists of root canals, wisdom teeth extractions, and dental implants. At Shadow Creek Ranch Dental Specialists, located in Pearland, we specialize in every type of oral surgery procedure to ensure our patients receive the proper care for their teeth. We understand the importance of dental health and how it affects the entire body. We also […]
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13Jan, 2016

Pearland Dentist Explains Why We Remove Wisdom Teeth

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If they are called wisdom teeth, then why do they need to be removed? It’s a logical question – “logical” being the operative word here. According to dental legend, these molars are called wisdom teeth because they arrive much later in a person’s life, therefore seeming to be much wiser than the other teeth. As the old adage says, “This only comes with age.” Well, typically this specifies something positive. Wisdom teeth? Not so great, especially since they most often have to be removed. Reasons Why Wisdom Teeth Have to […]
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28Dec, 2015

Pearland Dentist: “The Importance of Being a Dental Role Model”

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Many parents do not understand the effect their lack of attention to their own teeth has on the attention their kids pay to their teeth. It can become a trickle down effect for poor oral health if parents do not realize how they are a dental role model for their children’s dental health. There are various simple steps that take very little time out of the day to improve your oral health and the oral health of your children. Ensuring you and everyone in your house abides by certain dental […]
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9Dec, 2015

Pearland Dentist on How Oral Health Affects Overall Health

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Do you understand how important oral health is to the rest of your body? Many people don’t. Oral health is imperative to overall health. Your mouth doesn’t just speak audibly, but it speaks without saying a word. Your mouth speaks directly to your brain, your heart, your liver, your kidneys, and your entire body. The question everyone should always ask, including you, is what is my mouth saying to all of these parts of my body? What Does Your Mouth Say to the Rest of Your Body? At Shadow Creek […]
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24Nov, 2015

Pearland Dentist on Setting a Daily Dental Routine for Healthy Teeth

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To ensure your teeth remain healthy, it is imperative you create a daily dental routine for upkeep on your teeth. This routine should include brushing your teeth twice per day – usually once in the morning and then again before going to bed. You should also rinse with mouthwash to catch any other germs and bacteria you may have missed when brushing. Speaking of missing things when brushing, the toothbrush can only reach so far, which is why flossing your teeth is a must to not only protect your teeth, […]
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20Nov, 2015

Pearland Dentist Supports Johnathan Joseph Foundation, Raise Cancer Awareness

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The Houston Texans have won two games straight, putting their record now at 4-5, and more importantly, placing them in a tie for first place in the AFC South Division. But most importantly, at least for cornerback Johnathan Joseph, is combatting a foe that ended his father’s life just last year. Joseph’s organization, the Johnathan Joseph Foundation, hosted a bowling event at Bowlmor Lanes called “Strike Out Cancer”, to raise money and awareness about lung cancer. Numerous players from the Texans joined him in the event, including J.J. Watt, Jeoffrey […]
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10Nov, 2015

Pearland Dentist: “The Importance of Educating Our Dental Patients”

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It’s common knowledge that dental patients do not have the same amount of dental knowledge as dentists. They haven’t spent years in medical school, nor have they spent the same time in people’s mouth – cleaning, removing, placing braces, and keeping the oral health of individuals intact. This doesn’t mean that patients shouldn’t know their way around a healthy mouth. Educating patients on how to continue a healthy lifestyle – orally – is a huge part of our job and passion at Shadow Creek Ranch Dental Specialists in Pearland. Informing […]
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27Oct, 2015

Choose the Pearland Dentist Who Cares

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Finding a Pearland dentist who truly cares about you is a rarity, which is why the dentists at Shadow Creek Ranch Dental Specialists are such a great find. At our dental office, we have dentists who are specialists in various dental areas, like orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, and prosthodontics. Not only do each specialize in their respective dental fields, but they specialize in building relationships with each patient who comes through the door. Our patients come to us for our professionalism and dental expertise, as well as our ability to make […]
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13Oct, 2015

Pearland Dentist Explains Why Protecting Your Braces Is So Important

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Everyone in their right mind wants a beautiful smile. Getting braces is part of the journey to that aesthetic destination. One must be out of their mind to get braces and not take the proper measures to ensure they are protected and maintained. This would not simply defeat the purpose, but would also create a financial disaster. Patients at Shadow Creek Ranch Dental Specialists in Pearland who are in need of braces meet with our orthodontist and discuss what steps should be taken to establish a stronger, more aligned set […]
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1Oct, 2015

Dietary Advice from Your Pearland Dental Hygienist

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Does your diet affect your teeth and oral health? It almost goes without saying that it does since everything you eat and drink and consume has to go through your mouth. The healthier your diet, the healthier your mouth can be. Of course, your diet directly affects your overall health, so obviously your oral health is affected. With today’s choices of food and beverages, obesity, diabetes and other systemic diseases have become prevalent. There seems to be fast-food restaurants on every corner and the sugar amounts in sodas are rather […]
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