5 Ways to Avoid Getting Dry Socket

Dry socket can be a painful outcome after having a procedure like a tooth extraction. Dry socket or alveolar osteitis is when the blood clot that covers your tooth moves and becomes dislodged. Read our blog post for ways to prevent this irritating side effect from happening.

What Kind of Gum Is Good for My Teeth?

It’s so easy to reach for a stick of minty flavored gum in case bad breath strikes. It probably never even crosses our minds that gum that’s made to freshen up your breath could possibly be bad for you. Read our blog post to find out what you should be looking for the next time you buy gum.

Organic vs. Traditional Toothpaste

If you already buy organic produce, you might be considering buying organic personal care products too. Read Ashley Jackson, DDS’s blog post to discover how organic toothpaste is different than conventional toothpaste. Ask our friendly team what toothpaste is best for you and your family!

Why Does Teething Make Kids Cranky?

Read our dental blog to discover the signs and symptoms of teething, and how to ease your child’s dental discomfort. Come visit us within 6 months of when your child’s 1st tooth erupts so Dr. Jackson can track their oral health from the start. Contact us to schedule an appointment today!

What Is Dry Mouth?

If you’re struggling with chronic mouth dryness, read our blog post to learn about xerostomia, or “dry mouth”. We talk about its symptoms, causes, and possible treatments. Our team can help you find a solution for your oral discomfort. Contact our expert dental practice to schedule your appointment!

Does My Oral Health Affect the Rest of My Body?

Read our blog post to learn about how your oral health affects your overall health. We explain what health conditions are commonly associated with poor oral health, and suggest a few dental hygiene tips to protect your mouth. Contact our Tyler office for help maintaining a healthy mouth and a healthy body!

Are Dental X-Rays Safe?

Ashley Jackson, DDS’ dental blog shares insights on dental x-ray safety. Our friendly and highly trained staff knows how to protect you during your dental treatments. Follow our blog to learn more dental facts and oral health care tips. Call our family friendly dental practice with any questions and to schedule your next appointment.

Why Do Teeth Turn Yellow?

Understanding why teeth turn yellow can help ensure that you don’t have to live with a smile that you don’t love. Read our blog post to learn how to avoid some of the common causes of tooth discoloration to improve the health of your smile. You can also come in for a professional whitening treatment. Call today to schedule your cosmetic consultation.

Should I Be Brushing My Pet’s Teeth?

You know you’re supposed to take care of your own teeth, but if you have a furry friend, you need to make sure you take care of their teeth, too! Your pet’s oral health can have a big effect on their overall health, so read our blog post for tips on keeping your pet’s teeth clean. Call us to schedule your own cleaning!