In: central texas family dentist

Sunny Smiles: Keeping Your Child’s Teeth Healthy for Summer
August 5, 2011

Summer is a difficult time for children’s dental health. Contact our office today at (254) 776-4888 to schedule an appointment for your child, and keep their smile sunny.

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Reduce Your Risk of Stroke by Preventing Gum Disease
May 27, 2011

As a general and family dentist, I try to stress the importance of having good oral health as much as possible to my patients. It’s clear that maintaining quality oral health is essential to optimal wellness and overall health.

The month of May is National Stroke Awareness Month, so it’s the perfect time to discuss why keeping your mouth healthy is so important.

In addition to being linked to health issues like tooth loss, osteoporosis, diabetes, heart disease, and Alzheimer’s, gum disease is a leading risk factor for strokes.

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Waco Dentist Offers Zoom! Teeth Whitening
May 17, 2011

Dr. Locke, a Waco cosmetic dentist, provides Zoom!, porcelain veneers, dental crowns, and other cosmetic dentistry to residents of Waco, Hewitt, Woodway, and the Central Texas area.

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Handling Emergency Dental Care
May 9, 2011

According to a recent survey, one in six people experience a dental emergency every year. Some emergencies happen when the dentist’s office is open. However, many emergencies happen on vacation, after hours, or over the weekend. Should you experience a dental emergency when your dentist’s office is closed, these helpful first-aid tips may help until you can see the dentist:

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Central Texas Dentist to Appear on KCENTV
May 6, 2011

Our office will appear on KCENTV’s “What’s HOT with Rebecca Galuppo,” on Tuesday, May 10 between 6 a.m. and 7 a.m. The segment will cover Zoom! Whitening.

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The Power of Strawberries
April 11, 2011

Spring brings the season of fresh fruits and vegetables. Nutritionists, doctors, and dentists strongly encourage people to eat plenty of nutritious foods to take advantage of their many health benefits. Strawberries, in particular, are powerful fruits to integrate into your daily diet.

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Snoring and Sleep Apnea
April 4, 2011

Snoring not only annoys you and your loved ones, but also can lead to greater problems. Frequent, loud snoring may signal the presence of sleep apnea. This treatable condition often goes unrecognized. If left untreated, you put yourself at a greater risk for more serious health conditions.

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