If My Gums Bleed, Should I Stop Flossing?

Get care for bleeding gums in Addison, TX.

This is an important question occasionally asked by patients at the Addison Dentist. The answer, however, is “No!” Bleeding is probably a sign that you need to clean your teeth and gums more thoroughly—not leave them alone. It is practically impossible to clean effectively between teeth without using floss or an interdental brush. If you…

Fun Floss Facts

Addison area after hours dental care.

You probably believe that the most crucial aspect regarding flossing is simply to do it every day. We agree. However, many people find that trying out a few different types of floss helps them to establish or solidify the habit and get the flossing comfort they desire. The Addison Dentist supports finding the right floss…

Just Chill

Get through anxiety with sedation dentistry in Dallas.

Many patients have discovered the benefits of anxiety-free dentistry (sometimes called sleep dentistry). There are three main varieties of sedation options available at the Addison Dentist in the Dallas area: Inhalation Nitrous Oxide, sometimes called ‘laughing gas‘ has been used in cosmetic dental offices for over a century, because, in many ways, it is an…