Why Are My Teeth Sensitive? There are many specialized toothbrushes and types of mouthwash and toothpaste available to Arlington residents who suffer from sensitive teeth. It is a very common problem that lots of products claim they can solve, but have you ever wondered why it exists? Today, Dr. Kasey Hawkins would like to explain… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Education may very well be the most important part of our role as your oral health advocates. Offering a wide variety of services is something we’re proud to do, but without knowing how to care for your smile, even high-quality dental work can fail.
Unfortunately, the risk doesn’t stop there. When your mouth is unhealthy, the rest of your body is likely to follow suit. The oral-systemic link (the understanding that your mouth can reflect the rest of your body’s health and vice versa) was discovered decades ago, and research continues to stress the importance of oral infection prevention as a way to prevent systemic infection. Our blog is where we share information on effective prevention methods, ways to recover from oral infections and restore your smile, and many other topics!
- We post articles on our blog at least twice a month.
- Our blog posts discuss everything from home remedies for toothaches to whether activated charcoal products really work to whiten your teeth.
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Many Arlington 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. Hawkins would like to educate you about the best option for a healthy smile that will last a lifetime: dental implants.Continue Reading »
Do you have a spouse or loved one that complains about your snoring? Do you wake up in the middle of the night gasping for air? Do you find that you are always exhausted during the day and just can’t seem to ever catch up on sleep? If these symptoms sound familiar, you may be… (Read More)Continue Reading »
It’s no secret that diabetes is a health condition that must be treated because of the problems it can cause throughout the body—including your mouth. Almost 26 million children and adults in the U.S. suffer from diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. Arlington dentist Dr. Kasey Hawkins wants you to know the side effects… (Read More)Continue Reading »
If you’ve ever gone too long between brushing your teeth, you know how slimy and dirty your teeth can feel. Some people lovingly call this layer of grime “teeth sweaters.” But it has a real name: plaque. Plaque is common but it can cause poor oral health if you ignore it. Read below for more… (Read More)Continue Reading »
Most Arlington residents are aware of Botox® being used for cosmetic purposes and thus believe it to be administered only by cosmetic surgeons and others in the field of esthetics. However, Botox has been found and effectively used to relieve pain associated with TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorders, including chronic headaches and migraines. Because many dentists… (Read More)Continue Reading »
It’s no secret that Texans love sports! The folks around here work hard and play just as hard, whether it’s football, baseball, basketball, or numerous other high-impact sports that can cause harm to your family’s mouths—at least 13% of all oral injuries happen during sports activities. Arlington dentist Dr. Kasey Hawkins wants you to know… (Read More)Continue Reading »
There’s a lot of hair and makeup that goes into making your favorite stars sparkle on the screen. And while we can’t all hire a professional artist to make us look perfect every day, there is a lasting solution to giving you that perfect Hollywood smile – veneers! Arlington dentist Dr. Kasey Hawkins is an… (Read More)Continue Reading »
One of the most common and destructive myths about oral hygiene is that it’s normal for gums to bleed. Arlington dentist Dr. Kasey Hawkins would like everyone 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… (Read More)Continue Reading »
It’s no secret that Arlington residents are careful about how they choose medical professionals for their family, but sometimes it’s not easy to find everything you want in a dentist. We at Crown Dentistry understand that choosing a dentist is no small feat, so we’ve put together this guide to picking a dentist for individuals… (Read More)Continue Reading »