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.
Temporomandibular joint dysfunction is a really long name… so let’s call it TMJ. That sounds more familiar—you’ve probably heard it before. Maybe some lingering pain in your chewing muscles and bones even have you wondering if you have it. TMJ dysfunction is sometimes called TMD, TMJD, or TMJ Syndrome, especially if there seem to be […]
Although you may think of general health and dental health as two completely unrelated categories, they are much more connected than the average person suspects. Just as the information you share with your general practitioner assists them in keeping you healthy, your Tomball dentist, Dr. Cimino, depends on your input for optimal dental health.
Orthodontics Aren’t Just Kid Stuff The use of orthodontic appliances to improve smiles isn’t just for kids and teens anymore. According to the Academy of General Dentistry, about one million Americans and Canadians over the age of 18 wear braces or aligners, and the use of adult orthodontics rose 24 percent between 1989 and 2008. […]
Nicknamed for the fact that they come into your mouth and your life by the time you are mature and supposedly “wise”, wisdom teeth are simply the last set of molars that grow furthest back in your mouth. If you’re experiencing some specific pain in your gums and jaw, you may be wondering if you […]
Many Tomball residents will lose a tooth at some point in their lives, but that doesn’t mean your smile needs to suffer. There are numerous ways to fix a lost tooth, but today, Dr. Cimino would like to educate you about the best option for a healthy smile that will last a lifetime: dental implants.
One of the most common and destructive myths about oral hygiene is that it’s normal for gums to bleed. Dr. Cimino would like everyone in Tomball to know that this is not the case! Imagine if we weren’t talking about gums-should any part of your body start to bleed whenever you touch it? The truth […]
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. […]
They say not everything natural is good for you. Nature has many poisons that humans have experimented with and learned the hard way to avoid. Tobacco is a popular plant that we’ve learned can really do a number on your health. Using tobacco is a personal and communal practice that can be really hard to […]
Headaches in Tomball are a dime a dozen. We all know the frustration of having your day interrupted by throbbing, shooting pains in the head. If you suffer from frequent headaches that never seem to go away, Dr. Cimino would like you to know about bruxism, or teeth grinding. At Modern Smile Center, we love […]
If you get to go on a tropical vacation, your ability to feel the warm sun and the smooth sand is crucial to enjoying the atmosphere. There are, however, times in life when you would rather not feel anything. Getting a dental procedure can be one of those times—as important as the procedure might be. […]
25201 Kuykendahl Rd. Ste. 450
Tomball, TX 77375
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Dental emergencies by appointment
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