Small Dental Annoyance Or Serious Problem?

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In this Crabtree Chronicles post, we are going to talk about stomatitis. As your Katy dentist explains, stomatitis is the proper term for something very common: non-specific irritations found in the mouth. Stomatitis is ordinarily caused by cold sores, gum disease, or even from biting the inside of the mouth (ouch!). Any time the membranes…

Protect Those Nooks And Crannies with Dental Sealants

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The team at Crabtree Dental in Katy is dedicated to the prevention of tooth decay, which is the foundation for a healthy and beautiful smile. Preventative dentistry – brushing, flossing, and regular dental cleanings with a dental hygienist – are indispensable for this. There are some places, however, where enamel damage can occur even with…

Oral Rinses: An Extra Measure Of Protection For Katy Kids

Oral Rinses: An Extra Measure Of Tooth Protection For Kelliwood Kids

Parents usually know what’s best for their kids when it comes to dental care: limit sugar, make sure they brush and floss regularly, and take them to Crabtree Dental in Katy for twice-yearly pediatric dentistry exams. They also know to discourage between-meal snacking, see that their kids get enough calcium and Vitamin D, and so…

Your Smile: Cosmetic Dentistry in Katy

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One of the best things about cosmetic dentistry at Crabtree Dental in Katy is interacting with our patients. During initial consultations, patients describe their short and long term dental goals, and we listen carefully. Some patients are looking for a total smile makeover. Available treatments include teeth whitening, porcelain veneers, and dental bonding. Some patients wonder if…

Think You May Have A Cavity?

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Our teeth require lots of TLC. But even when we do our best, bacteria can sneak in and cause tooth decay. At Crabtree Dental, our state of the art cavity detection can diagnose new cavities in the earliest stages. Few people go their through life without any cavities. Cavities are caused when bacteria, acid, food debris,…