Sometimes it may feel like a nuisance having to go to the dentist every six-months. It takes time out of your busy schedule, and it seems like you were just there. You often ask yourself, wouldn’t one appointment a year be enough? The answer to that question is – No! Dr. Ted Dunson, your dentist in Denton, discusses why prevention is the key to maintaining optimum oral health for a lifetime.
Southridge Dental Blog
March 25, 2017
March 24, 2017
It can be hectic running a family sometimes. You look at your calendar of appointments and you start to empathize with air traffic controllers. Even when things are running smoothly, it can be very stressful, and dental issues only make it harder. Your child hasn’t had a check-up in a very long time, one of your parents has been complaining about their dentures, and you have a broken tooth that needs fixing. You spend hours on the internet trying to find dentists who can take care of each particular problem, and of course, none of them are close to each other. This is a problem many people are faced with every day while trying to balance the dental needs of everyone in their family. “Can’t I find one dentist near me who can help everybody?” Yes, yes you can, and Dr. Ted Dunson is going to share a little more about how he can help your entire family from one convenient location. (more…)
February 12, 2017
Want to have a beautiful and healthy smile for the rest of your life? Then, see your Denton family dentist Dr. Dunson twice a year for checkups and stick to a stringent at-home hygiene routine. Yes, it’s that simple. Of course, there may be times when you need some restorative care such as a filling or dental crown. But overall, the basics of scheduled dental checkups and good brushing and flossing will go a long way to help you.
December 22, 2016
Working with the right health care providers is important, especially when you have a family to think about. You want to find providers who are caring, will listen to your needs and concerns, and someone you can trust who has your best interests in mind. The same is true for your dental provider, but how do you know who you can trust? At Southridge Dental, we want to remove the guesswork when it comes to choosing your dental provider, so we’re offering some helpful tips for finding a new dentist in Denton.
November 28, 2016
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…)
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.