Posts Categorized: Family Dentistry

That’s Hot! Next Time You Burn Your Mouth On Pizza…

SOMETIMES YOU JUST CAN’T RESIST! It’s SO cheesy and saucy—right out of the oven! You dive in and take your first bite… Uh oh! Too soon! You’ve got “pizza burn!” Pizza Isn’t The Only Culprit You’ve probably burned your mouth before on coffee, soup, and other scorching hot foods. Soon afterward, you may have noticed… Read more »

Austin TX General Dentist Helps You Perfect Your Homecare

In order to keep our teeth healthy, we must care for them daily by brushing and flossing. The simple act of cleaning our teeth, helps protect them from harmful bacteria, which can cause tooth decay and even gum disease. Thus, it is important that your homecare is the best that it can be, which is… Read more »

Austin TX Dentist Explains the Importance of Dental Fillings

Dental fillings can repair the damage done to a tooth by bacteria. But just how important are they? And what happens if a dental filling is not placed? Get the answers to these questions and more below as your Austin TX dentist, Dr. Van Wicklen, discusses the important role dental fillings play in restoring oral… Read more »

Dental Emergency? Don’t Panic, Call Your Austin Dentist

By their definitions, dental emergencies are unexpected. Because they often involve structural damage to some degree, dental emergencies can pose a threat to your entire your oral health depending on the severity of the situation. If you diligently practice your oral hygiene routine in the hopes of preventing any damage to your oral health, then… Read more »

Maintain Your Oral Health with Austin Family Dentist

Hopefully, you brush your teeth at least twice a day and floss at least once, every day. However, we also hope that the extent of your dental hygiene routine does not end there. Like a car, your mouth needs regular professional maintenance to continue operating properly, even in you wash it often. To help you… Read more »