How Dental Sealants Help Prevent Cavities for Both Kids and Adults

dental sealants prevent cavities

The use of dental sealants among both kids and adults has been on the rise in recent years, and for good reason. Dental sealants are an excellent preventive measure, providing that quick and painless extra layer of protection against tooth decay. However, many of our patients think that dental sealants are only for kids. Though…

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Adult Braces? 6 Ways Millennials Changed the Status Quo

Adult orthodontics has never been more popular.

How did adult orthodontics become so popular? Many adults today likely remember braces as a long-past aspect of their youth—something just for kids. However, as millennials have begun entering the world of adulthood, they’ve brought with them a major shift in that perception. Today, adult orthodontics, including both conventional braces and clear aligners, is more…

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Is a Smile Makeover Permanent?

Is a smile makeover permanent

How Long Your Smile Makeover Results Will Last Smile makeovers are one of the most exciting forms of cosmetic dental care. They allow you to transform your smile into one of your dreams and give a massive boost to your self-confidence. Smile makeovers can even help you maintain a higher level of oral health by…

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How, Why, and When to Avoid Tooth Extraction

How to avoid tooth extraction

Protect your smile from tooth loss. The American Association of Endodontists surveyed millennials to discover their thoughts about preserving their natural tooth, and the results were quite interesting. While almost all surveyed agreed that saving their natural teeth was clearly important, nearly a quarter of the group ranked their natural teeth as the number 1…

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Discover Your Preference: Teeth Whitening vs. Veneers

Teeth whitening or veneers can give you a smile makeover

If you’re looking for whiter teeth, Parmer Lane Family Dentistry offers various solutions for a smile makeover. As we get older, our teeth can start to show their age and may not be as dazzling white as they were when we were younger. As we age, some people don’t like how the look of their…

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3 Sedation Dentistry Options for Stress-Free Dental Care

Types of sedation dentistry

On the Cutting Edge of Sedation Dentistry When you’re looking for the best Austin dentist to handle your needs, sedation dentistry is one area to consider. Not every dentist offers sedation dentistry, so if you require sedation, you’ll want to ensure that the dentist you choose is experienced and knowledgeable.  There are multiple types of…

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Invisalign for Adults: 10 Facts You Should Know Before You Start

Invisalign for adults

Getting the Smile You Love With Invisalign Invisalign for adults is an increasingly popular treatment option for dealing with malocclusion (a bad bite). With a subtle look, easy patient experience, and great results, Invisalign clear aligners could be just what you need. Here are some key points you should know about Invisalign treatment. 1. You…

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