Keep Teeth Healthy During Pregnancy

Dental Cleanings During Pregnancy

If you are pregnant, your oral health may be the last thing on your mind. However, many women experience an increase in dental problems during pregnancy. Today’s post from the dentist at Crabtree Dental in Katy TX contains essential information about oral health for expectant mothers, and those planning to become pregnant. We recommend having…

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…

Debunking Dental Myths

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Crabtree Dental in Katy not only provides general dentistry for our valued patients. We also like to deflate certain myths about dental health, such as the three that follow. All Sugar Is Equally Bad For Teeth We all know that sugar increases our risk of tooth decay, but some types are worse than others. Sugar-based…

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…