Is It Growing In Your Mouth?

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Believe it or not plaque can rear its ugly head in any mouth – even yours – no matter how meticulous you try to be. If you have deep grooves, watch out. If you have a receding gum line, watch out. If you are a candy-loving Katy resident with the proverbial sweet tooth, watch out.…

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…

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…

Keep Them Clean: Preventive Dentistry

Your teeth are meant to last a lifetime. Even if you get the occasional cavity, or your teeth aren’t their whitest, or even if they’re crooked because you never had braces as a kid, you can keep them healthy with a good dental health routine, and preventive dentistry from Crabtree Dental in Katy. How you…

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,…

Treatment For Sensitive Teeth

Categories: Oral Hygiene
Preventive Dental Care in Fulshear

For those individuals who feel pain when you sip your morning coffee or who cringe each time you brush or floss, Crabtree Dental is here for you. Dentists at Crabtree Dental have been treating this common issue since 1986. The first line of defense against tooth sensitivity is proper oral hygiene. Incorrect brushing and over-brushing can…

Crabtree Dental Takes Care Of Plaque, Calculus, And Cavities

Categories: Oral Hygiene
General Dentistry Guide To Cavities in Katy TX

Welcome to the Crabtree Dental blog! This entry today will clarify the differences between plaque, calculus, and cavities, terms that sometimes confuse general dentistry patients. Plaque is a film that covers teeth – a sticky layer of bacteria. You can remove plaque through daily brushing and flossing. However, if it isn’t removed it can build up and…