Children need to learn proper oral care at an early age, and it’s up to their parents to encourage correct behaviors. Remember, your child should visit Dr. Van Wicklen around age one to assess for developmental teeth problems and learn good oral habits. Children’s Dental Care Baby teeth fall out, so what’s the point of… Read more »
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A Great Smile is Closer Than You Think with Invisalign
The benefits of straight teeth go far beyond just having a beautiful smile. Straight teeth are easier to clean, allow you to bite and chew more effectively, and contribute to the overall health of your gums and jaw. Given the choice, we’d all love to have perfect teeth, but how many of us are willing to… Read more »
The Importance of Your Medical History
Did you know your oral health and overall body health are connected? Body illnesses, diseases, and medications can affect what happens in your mouth and how certain treatments react and work. At your appointment with Dr. Van Wicklen, we will take a full medical history and family history analysis to help determine your risk of… Read more »
“How Often Should I Have a Dental Checkup?”
If it’s been a while since your last dental checkup, don’t worry! Dr. Steven Van Wicklen won’t judge you. He and his team of dental professionals will be happy you made the right choice. Regular dental checkups and professional cleanings are imperative to protecting your oral health. Even if you brush thoroughly, floss daily, and… Read more »
Are You Looking for a Dentist in Austin?
Dr. Steven Van Wicklen is experienced in preventive, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry. Serving the Austin community since 1985, he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Texas’ Health Science Center in San Antonio. He also received his undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Texas at Austin. He recently won… Read more »
Welcome To Your Austin Dental Blog!
Welcome to the new dental blog for Dr. Steven Van Wicklen, DDS! The goal of this blog is to educate our readers and patients about how to keep healthy smiles for life. We encourage you to subscribe to our blog by entering your email address on the right side of this page so you can… Read more »