Keep Your Kids’ Smiles Merry and Bright!

Categories: Holidays
young girl holding a plate of cookies and candy while wearing a santa hat for the pediatric dentist in katy

This time of year, sugary holiday treats abound. It’s important to be mindful of the impact they can have on your children’s teeth. As your leading pediatric dentist in Katy, here are a few things you can do to protect their sparkly smiles this season. Practice Good Oral Hygiene Brush your children’s teeth twice a…

Join the Team!

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  Are you positive? Motivated? Detail-oriented? A team-player? We want you to join the team! Crabtree Dental is seeking an administrative assistant with dental office experience for our busy family and cosmetic practice in Cinco Ranch. Join the team and utilize your administrative skills in a beautiful private office environment that focuses on quality patient…

Dr. Crabtree On a Mission of Mercy

Categories: Dr. Crabtree
Dr. Crabtree and his patient Becky

Last month Dr. Crabtree was pleased to be part of the team of 938 volunteers who came together for the Texas Mission of Mercy event at the 2014 American Dental Association (ADA) Meeting in San Antonio. According to the San Antonio Express newspaper, the event drew quite a crowd the day before the doors even…

A Crabtree Dental Thanksgiving

Categories: Holidays
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This year, I was tasked for the first time with organizing our Thanksgiving staff luncheon. I really had to think how I can highlight the meaning of Thanksgiving while keeping it fun. So, I thought, who doesn’t like Charlie Brown? Characters that are familiar to many growing up, a heartwarming cartoon with simple lessons. The…

Happy Veterans Day!

Categories: Holidays
the staff at crabtree dental celebrating veterans day in katy texas

The Crabtree Dental Team celebrated Veterans Day by having a special lunch in honor of our very own veteran, Amber Gilliland. The office was decorated with American flags and signs, reminders to give thanks for all who have proudly served our country. Amber shared with us her experiences as a dental assistant in the Air…

Vicodin for Dental Pain Strictly Regulated

Categories: Dental Pain

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) recently announced that hydrocodone combination products (HCPs), which include products such as Vicodin, will be reclassified effective October 6, 2014 as Schedule II substances. HCPs are currently classified as the less-restrictive Schedule III substances. Due to growing concerns over abuse of prescription pain medications, this new rule attempts to limit…