Houston Orthodontics 101

Welcome to the Antoine Dental Center blog! We are a Houston-based center for comprehensive dentistry solutions. That is to say that we have a variety of ways for improving the health and appearance of your smile, including orthodontic solutions. We all had friends with braces growing up, but if you never received treatment yourself, it…

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See Why Invisalign Will Have You Smiling!

Welcome to the Antoine Dental Center blog! We are glad that you have discovered our online home. Our 5-dentist team has received advanced training sufficient enough to care for most all of your dental needs, from orthodontics to cosmetic dentistry, preventative care, restoration, sedation, and more. We think you’ll like what we can do for…

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Think You Can’t Afford Cosmetic Dentistry? Think Again!

Cosmetic dentistry. What comes to mind when you hear those words? Celebrities on the red carpet? World-famous athletes giving a press conference after a game? Or maybe even a politician giving a stump speech? What else comes to mind? If you’re like most people, you probably equate cosmetic dentistry with the word “expensive.” You think…

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Which Type of Dental Veneer is Right for You?

Have you been living with a smile you hate? Maybe you have some cracked, chipped, or worn teeth. Maybe there’s an embarrassing gap between two teeth that you’d like to have closed without undergoing orthodontic treatment. Or maybe you just can’t seem to get yellowing or stains to disappear from your teeth no matter what…

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What’s Your Risk for Gum Disease?

Gum disease. You’ve probably heard about it in passing through toothpaste or mouthwash commercials. What you may not realize is just how badly gum disease can affect the health and appearance of your smile, and just how widespread the disease it. According to the American Dental Association, gum disease affects up to half of all…

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Say Goodbye to Your “Gummy” or “Toothy” Smile

What is it about your smile that you dislike? Maybe your teeth are healthy, and even shiny and white. But there’s just something about your smile that you don’t like. Your smile just seems… unbalanced. Whenever you look in the mirror you see a smile that just looks too “toothy” or too “gummy.” You wish…

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The Cure for Dental Phobias and Fears

What are you afraid of? What makes your skin crawl? Halloween is months away. Yet everyday there are things that people are afraid to be around. Spiders that crawl up the doorframe… Clowns with their menacing glare… Things that go bump in the night… Dentists who fix your smile?! Are you one of the millions…

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What Happens When I Need Dentures? | Houston, TX

Do you need dentures? Dentures have been the most popular method to replace missing teeth for many decades. But not all dentures are the same. If you want a pair of dentures which provide a good fit and don’t fall out at inopportune times than you probably don’t want to trust some fly-by-night dentures clinic…

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5 Quick and Easy Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay

Tooth decay. It’s more common than you might think. According to the American Dental Association, tooth decay will affect around 50% of all children and 90% of adults in the United States. Tooth decay can lead to extensive and expensive problems with your oral health including major cavities and infections. But you may not even…

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Invisalign vs. Six Month Braces

Considering adult braces? Then get informed about the differences between Invisalign and Six Month Braces from the Antoine Dental Center in Houston, TX. Both of these unique systems of adult orthodontics offer many advantages over traditional braces. Just take a look: Loading…

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