Tooth Sensitivity Toothpaste Might Only Mask Another Dental Health Problem

Tooth sensitivity is often described as a stinging sensation or general discomfort when a patient consumes something hot, cold, sweet or sour. These symptoms can drive some individuals to limit their food and beverages choices or to experiment with a special tooth sensitivity toothpaste. While this might provide short-term relief the tooth sensitivity toothpaste might… Read more »

The Best Smiles are Built with a Healthy Diet

The food you eat can play a significant role in your oral health. To keep your smile safe, always make sure you are eating healthy foods and avoiding unhealthy sweet that can slowly damage your smile. If you are not careful, you can end up cracking your teeth, causing cavities or leading to several other… Read more »

What is TMJ?

Are you familiar with your temporomandibular joint? If not, that’s OK, because Dr. Teresa Cody here at C & C Dental in Sugar Land, Texas, is happy to fill you in on all things pertaining to your TMJ’s. Your temporomandibular joints, also known as TMJ’s are located on each side of your face. The joint… Read more »

Smile Therapy: Teeth Whitening Enhancements

  Are you in need of a tooth whitening enhancement? If you would like to enhance the look and color of your smile, there are numerous products that you can use that can provide whitening benefits. Teeth whitening substances can be found in mouthwash, chewing gum, and toothpaste. However, for the finest possible tooth whitening… Read more »

Tips for Achieving Top-Notch Oral Health

If you want the top-notch oral health you deserve, there are things you can do to achieve it. Our dentists, Drs. Cashion and Cody, strongly encourage you to do these things so you can have the strong and healthy teeth, gums, and smile you need. The things you can do include: -Treat any dental issues:… Read more »

Some Key Factors in Maintaining Oral Hygiene

Maintaining excellent oral health long term will not only help you enjoy a healthy mouth, but it can also help improve the overall quality of your life. For this reason, our dentist and team offer these key factors to keep in mind when maintaining your health and preventing dental issues. The quality of the oral… Read more »

Be Prepared to Act in a Dental Emergency

Despite our best efforts, dental emergencies can and do happen. It is very important that you know what your first steps should be if these situations arise. Becoming familiar with dental emergency procedures can make the difference between saving and losing a tooth. In all cases, we urge you to call our dentists in ,… Read more »

Bad Brushing Habits & How to Overcome Them

Our dental team has noticed that there are several bad dental hygiene habits that many people share. Because of this, we would like to address these things and offer solutions. Our dentist and team are always willing to provide dental hygiene tips to help you improve your oral health. Toothbrush Age Many people fail to… Read more »

You Can Receive a Custom-Made Dental Crown From a Variety of Materials

If you have decayed or damaged tooth enamel, your best option may be to receive a well-made dental crown. While you have a variety of options for dental crown material, we can help you select the most optimal material for your specific tooth. For example, Dr. may suggest a porcelain dental crown if you are… Read more »

When Your Dental Work Falls Out

Over time, the space holding a filling in your tooth can get bigger, and the filling can fall out. Or the dental cement in holding your crown or veneer in place may wear away. In such cases, you should call and make an appointment with your dentist to have your dental work replaced or reattached…. Read more »