At Modern Smile Center, our mission is to educate our patients about oral health and how it relates to overall health to help our patients lead longer, healthier, happier lives. Knowledge is power, and when we only see you in our office twice yearly, the rest of the year it's up to you to keep your mouth and your body healthy. The more you know, the better you will be able to take your health into your own hands.
Many people face tooth loss and are unsure of their options. Tooth loss is difficult socially as well as physically. When you lose a tooth, you also lose the bone that supported the tooth – it simply stops growing after it’s no longer needed. After that bone disappears, your jawbone will continue to shrink away […]
If you’re browsing a dentist’s website and see a dental association name or logo, you might wonder what it means. You might also see an association logo on the bottom of a public ad about oral health. These logos represent a specific group of professional dentists. It means your dentist or the ad you see […]
We all know that it’s important to take care of our health, but that’s often easier said than done. Health and hygiene routines are an investment of your time every day. So, wouldn’t it be great if you could accomplish more by actually doing less? When it comes to your oral health and heart health, […]
A healthy, beautiful smile is important for your overall health and life satisfaction. If your teeth are too close to each other, too far apart, too crooked, or if they fit together uncomfortably when your mouth is closed, it’s likely you have malocclusion. From the root words “mal” for bad, and “occlusion” for closed, malocclusion […]
Take a look around your bathroom and you’re likely to see a lot of products in plastic packaging. Paper boxes and toilet paper rolls are easily recycled in your bin at home, but what about the tricky stuff like toothpaste tubes and toothbrushes? Toothbrush Recycling That’s right, you CAN recycle your toothbrush! (As well as […]
For many Tomball residents, one thing stands in the way of a healthy, beautiful smile – fear of the dentist! Even routine cleanings can be scary for folks with dental phobia. However, at Modern Smile Center we have made it our business to offer you the most comfortable dental experience possible, which is why Dr. […]
Ah, vacation. The sun, the sand, the… gauze in your mouth? Dental work and recovery might not be your preferred use of your precious vacation days, but some people are packing their bags and heading to exotic locations for dental work in hopes of saving money. As medical education and technology improve all around the […]
Good News for Grown Ups “Adulting” can be hard. Between rent, bills, kids, a career, and other responsibilities, it can be hard to make time for yourself. But independence, parenting, fulfilling work, and the wisdom that comes with age can be pretty fantastic, too. So how does your oral health care fit into a grown […]
At Modern Smile Center, we know that the greatest honor any patient can give us is to trust us with their smile, and the smiles of their kids. The second greatest honor is to tell your friends and family about us! In this mobile age, online reviews are important for businesses and we appreciate each of our patients and […]
Are you paying for dental insurance but haven’t scheduled an appointment this year? Well, then what are you paying for? Your insurance benefits expire at the end of each year. And they don’t carry over to the next. If you have insurance to cover routine exams and don’t schedule checkups, you are wasting your money. […]
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