Oral Hygiene – What How And Why?

Oral hygiene Sugar Land TXOral Hygiene … Okay we all know what oral means and the definition of hygiene is “conditions or practices conducive to maintaining health and preventing disease, especially through cleanliness”. Therefore it means taking care of your mouth and teeth. All dentists and Orthodontists like those at Garrett and Boyd Orthodontics recommend being attentive to your teeth and your overall oral health.

Oral hygiene and good oral health knows no age limits. From infants to seniors oral hygiene is important to your whole health picture.Read more on Oral Hygiene – What How And Why?…

Win Tickets to See Meghan Trainor at the Rodeo!

Meghan Trainor Contest Garrett Boyd Orthodontics Sugar Land Rosenberg TX

It’s almost that time of year again …. time for the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo! This year, Garrett & Boyd Orthodontics will be giving away tickets to see Meghan Trainor perform at the rodeo on Tuesday, March 14, 2017!

Entering the contest is easy, just play our fun Star Stealer game on our website. If you earn at least 25 points, you gain an entry into the contest. One random winner will be drawn from all entries and awarded a 4 pack of tickets (and a parking pass!) to see Meghan Trainor at the rodeo.

Click here to for more information or to enter.

Dental Abscess – Here Is The Info

Dental Abscess Sugar Land TXA dental abscess, or tooth abscess, is an accumulation of pus that forms inside the teeth or gums. The abscess typically originates from a bacterial infection, often one that has accumulated in the soft pulp of the tooth.

Bacteria exist in plaque, a by-product of food, saliva and bacteria in the mouth which sticks to the teeth and damages them, as well as the gums. If the plaque is not removed by regular and proper tooth brushing and flossing the bacteria may spread within the soft tissue inside the tooth or gums, eventually resulting in an abscess.Read more on Dental Abscess – Here Is The Info…

Teeth Are Not Tools

 

Protect Protect your teeth Sugar Land TXyour teeth! Have you ever been frustrated opening a bottle, container, prying open a lid, or ripping open a package with your hands? Jimmy Fallon, host of NBC-TV’s popular “Tonight Show” tried prying open a tube of scar tissue repair gel with disastrous results.

For the 40 year old comedian, what happened next wasn’t funny: when trying to open the gel, Fallon chipped his front tooth, on top of another medical problem, a serious finger injury he suffered a few weeks resulting in trying to open the scar cream. Moral of the Story… Always use the right tool for the job… and your teeth are never the right tool!Read more on Teeth Are Not Tools…