Prioritize a Dental Appointment While Pregnant

You are expecting? Congratulations! We are so happy for you and your family. The addition of a new life is a very exciting thing, and everyone has their own opinions about how you should be taking care of yourself and the baby. You probably weren’t expecting to get advice from your dentist, but here we…

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Why Cutting Candy Isn’t Enough, Part 2

In our previous post, we began the discussion of the dangers of sugar. Knowing just how damaging sugar can be is only half of the battle. Once you understand how you and your family are at risk, you have to make some tough decisions. So, What Can Be Done? In order to truly overcome sugar,…

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Why Cutting Candy Isn’t Enough, Part 1

When thinking about your oral health, you probably remember how often you’ve been told not to eat too much candy of your teeth will rot out. Just about everyone has been told that at some point in their lives, and so we generally know not to eat too much candy. There is a problem with…

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The Trouble with Dentures

Missing teeth are a pain, both literally and figuratively. Once one goes, it seems as though all of the others just follow right along, and pretty soon, you are completely toothless! The most popular (and least expensive) option to replace your teeth is to get a pair of dentures. While popular, most of our Houston,…

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Is Extraction Best for Your Smile? Maybe Not!

Tough decisions come to us in all shapes and forms. In many cases, we simply don’t know the answer, and so we rely on the experts to point us in the right direction. We ask doctors, specialists, and professionals to give us their best advice, but can we trust that advice? When patients walk into…

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Affordable Cosmetic Dentistry in Houston, TX

Is there a problem with your teeth that you really don’t like? Are they cracked, misshapen, discolored or broken? Or maybe they’re unevenly spaced? You hate this part of your appearance and it makes you embarrassed to smile. Perhaps you’ve even considered cosmetic dentistry in the past, but it seems too time-consuming or unaffordable on…

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Early Detection of Oral Cancer in Houston, TX

Hello, Houston. Today we want to take a moment to talk about a fairly somber subject. Oral cancer can strike without warning; it can take your life, or disfigure your face. But when it’s caught early, your chance of survival rises significantly. We screen for this disease during every appointment. In today’s blog post from…

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Finding the Best Dentures in All of Houston, TX

Are your dentures keeping you from smiling? Are they ill-fitting or uncomfortable?Dentures are sometimes called false teeth. But they don’t have to look and function like a set of haphazard false teeth; if you get your dentures from a reliable dental office. At the Antoine Dental Center in Houston, TX, we offer full and partial…

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Help! I Need a Tooth Removed in Houston, TX

Have you been told you need to get a tooth removed, and the prospect of such simply terrifies you? If so, you’re not alone. Whether it be impacted wisdom teeth, or a tooth decayed or injured beyond the point of repair, there are many reasons to need to have a tooth removed. But it doesn’t…

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Feel Like A King With a Dental Crown

You can feel like a king with a dental crown or bridge from Antoine Dental Center in Houston, TX. If you’re missing a tooth or have a broken tooth, you may feel funny when you smile. This can make you far less confident in the workplace, destroy your self-esteem on social outings, and generally leave…

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A Guide To Tooth Decay Prevention in Houston, TX

Tooth decay can be extremely painful. A toothache can just completely ruin your day. But decay can do more than hurt; it can rot away your teeth, leaving you embarrassed to smile. The really scary thing about tooth decay is that most people don’t even notice it until it’s in a fairly advanced state. To…

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