You check your watch after you light up your first cigarette of the day. Your morning routine wouldn’t be the same without it. Those 5-10 minutes help you relax and allows your mind to calmly wander. You know smoking is bad for your health and that you should quit, but it’s a very ingrained habit at this point. You’re probably aware of the effects it can have on your skin, heart, and lungs, but did you know smoking can also damage your teeth and gums? Your dentist in Denton, Dr. Ted Dunson II, wants you to know the effects smoking can have on your oral health, as well as how he can help you. (more…)
Southridge Dental Blog
November 28, 2016
November 1, 2016
You see your family dentist in Denton every six months for an oral examination and professional cleaning. Congratulations! Dr. Ted Dunson II says your mouth is healthy. The kids have had great check-ups, too. What can you do to keep your smile healthy and shining until your next visit to your friends at South Ridge Dental?
September 7, 2016
Cosmetic dentistry in Denton remakes smiles. If your tooth enamel is dull and chipped, or your smile crooked and uneven, you have great options from Ted Dunson II DDS, family and cosmetic dentist in Denton. You can have the look you’ve always wanted and feel good about yourself.
August 19, 2016
Do you wonder if routine dental visits are vital? Family dentist in Denton, Ted Dunson II DDS, believes routine check-ups and cleanings keep teeth and gums healthy. Plus, a healthy mouth keeps your entire system strong and disease-free. (more…)
July 3, 2016
Visiting your dentist every 6 months for regular cleanings and checkups is an important part of preventive care. Just as brushing and flossing are critical to preventing complications, your regular dental appointments are equally as important. While many often believe it’s only important for young children to visit the dentist twice a year, adults must visit the dentist twice a year as well. As a family dentist in Denton, we offer regular dental cleanings and checkups to patients of all ages because we are here to create healthy, beautiful smiles.
June 25, 2016
Living with crooked or misaligned teeth affects not only your appearance and confidence, but also your oral health. Crooked teeth can be hard to keep clean, which puts you at a greater risk for tooth decay and periodontal disease. Not to mention the embarrassment you may feel when you smile for the family photos. The good news is that there are many options for straightening your teeth with orthodontics in Denton.
May 27, 2016
At Southridge Dental Family and Cosmetic Dentistry, we know just how important it is to choose a great dentist to care for your family. You need a dentist that is patient-focused and delivers the highest level of care to meet the needs of each member of your family. Not to mention, they must offer complete, comprehensive services that are supported by extensive training and qualifications. Finding a dentist that meets all of your family’s criteria can be a challenge, but we have the tips you need to choose the best dentist in Denton to care for your family. With the right general dentist in Denton by your side, your family will have a trusted dentist to care for your needs throughout the years.
October 4, 2015
Research indicates a link between periodontal disease and heart disease, arthritis, and other debilitating conditions. Learn more about gum disease, treatment and the possible link to Alzheimer’s from Denton dentist, Dr. Ted Dunson III.
Dental health involves more than teeth. Healthy gums are vital to a healthy mouth and to systemic well-being. Health care professionals see a link between gum, or periodontal, disease and conditions such as diabetes, stroke, arthritis and even Alzheimer’s Disease. With the size of today’s aging population, interest in this form of dementia has peaked. (more…)
September 19, 2015
Your kids deserve to have healthy, happy mouths. In fact, we all do. Kids do especially simply because their mouths are still developing and are more prone to developing a disease than others. Teaching kids how to practice great dental hygiene isn’t difficult, but it does take some time and patience. They need to understand the “why” of practicing good dental hygiene. They’ll thank you for it when they’re all grown up and have kids of their own.
At Southridge Dental Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, we want you to be a part of our dental family. When you’re a part of our dental family, we’ll ensure your children are up-to-date on their dental procedures and are given a clean bill of health. Denton, TX dentist, Dr. Dunson II, is here to help you teach your kids the proper way to maintain excellent oral health. With kids of his own, he understands the time and dedication it takes to teach young ones proper oral health. He’s the family dentist Denton families can trust. We have the family dentistry you could use for years.
August 17, 2015
Oral health is supremely important. There’s no denying that. Keeping said oral health in mint condition is almost impossible, but it can be done. Not only can it be done, it should be done. The link between your overall health and oral health is significant. When one is not performing as well, the other suffers. Its’ a topsy-turvy system that can have major impacts on the rest of your body and health. As is the case with every patient that visits our Denton, TX office, we preach oral health. Maintaining good dental hygiene is vital for the health of your body. Cavities, plaque, extensive tooth decay and more problems can lead to other problems running rampant throughout your body. If you’re ready to take your oral health to the next level, we’re here to help. Dr. Ted Dunson III is the Denton dentist you can trust. Whether it’s cavity, jaw or gum disease treatment, Denton has a place they can call home for dental procedures.