Dentistry Blog

Serving Georgetown, Round Rock, and Austin, Texas

May 14, 2015

There are many ways that you can treat gingivitis and reverse the condition before you need to face dental surgeries and procedures that are just as costly as they are painful. While it is relatively easy to treat and reverse gingivitis, many people do not know the symptoms of gingivitis.

In addition, people rarely visit their dentists for check-ups as often as they should. Therefore, many people do not realize there is a problem until they are suffering pain and the condition can no longer be ignored. Call our office for an exam!

March 12, 2015
Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea is very common and potentially life-threatening medical disorder that prevents airflow during sleep. More than 18 million Americans have sleep apnea, and many are not receiving treatment.

Sleep apnea occurs when tissue in the back of the throat collapses and blocks the airway, reducing the amount of oxygen delivered to all of your organs including your heart and brain. People with sleep apnea may snore loudly and stop breathing for short periods of time. When the blood-oxygen level drops low enough, the body momentarily wakes up. It can happen so fast that you may not be aware you woke up. This can h... Read More

January 09, 2015
New year, New you: New Year’s Resolutions for a Healthy Smile

 

With the new year approaching, you may have already begun to think about your New Year’s resolutions. You may be considering resolving to save money, get a better job or lose weight. Many people set new goals about having a healthier lifestyle in the new year. Why not make one of your New Year’s resolutions improving your dental health.  Call our office to keep THIS New Year's resolution!

Brush at Least Twice a Day and Floss at Least Once a Day

Brushing and flossing protect your teeth from decay and gum disease, which is caused by your teeth’s most persistent enemy, plaque – a sticky, colorless, invisible film of harmful bacteria t... Read More

December 01, 2014

It is that time of the year! Remember to call our office and schedule any treatment that is needed to use your FSA and/or Insurance benefits before they expire! If you are not sure how much insurance you have left call our office and we will be more than happy to assist you!

September 10, 2014

We want to make your holidays brighter by offering a $100 off courtesy for the KoR whitening system! KoR whitening system is the most effective way to add "WOW" to your appearance!  We will offer you and anyone you refer to our office a complimentary cosmetic consultation. 

Contact our office today to schedule an appointment (We will honor this through November 31st).

August 08, 2014
Perio Therapy

In keeping with providing the BEST patient care, we are now offering Waterpiks!  It is the easy and more effective way to floss.  Clinical research confirms the Waterpik Waterflosser is significantly more effective than string floss.  The Waterpik Water Flosser provides a unique combination of water pressure and pulsation to clean deep between teeth and below the gumline where traditional brushing and fossing can’t reach. Call our office for more information or to purchase one!

June 13, 2014

Obstructive sleep apnea is very common and potentially life-threatening medical disorder that prevents airflow during sleep. More than 18 million Americans have sleep apnea, and many are not receiving treatment.

Sleep apnea occurs when tissue in the back of the throat collapses and blocks the airway, reducing the amount of oxygen delivered to all of your organs including your heart and brain. People with sleep apnea may snore loudly and stop breathing for short periods of time. When the blood-oxygen level drops low enough, the body momentarily wakes up. It can happen so fast that you may not be aware you woke up. This can happen hundreds of times a... Read More

April 25, 2014

In keeping up with maintaining optimal patient comfort, we are now offering a drug-free alternative to sedation dentistry! NuCalm….

What is NuCalm?

NuCalm is a safe, proven system that quickly relaxes you without using narcotics or controlled substances. NuCalm naturally brings your body to the first stage of sleep. You will feel the same way you feel just as you are about to fall asleep. The amazing thing is, you feel this way for your entire appointment!  Here is a review from our very first patient to use it:

karenh, Georgetown, TX
                        I recently had a temporary cap put on, where they also found a crack and that part of the tooth had broken off. So it turned o... Read More
March 20, 2014

We are proud to announce that Dr. Hay has just earned his LVI Fellowship! LVI Fellow is the distinction awarded to those who have completed the LVI CORE Curriculum which includes a minimum of 278 continuing dental education hours of training in advanced aesthetics, and neuromuscular science, and who has successfully completed a comprehensive examination.  We continue to strive to provide our patients with the best care!

January 17, 2014

The New Year is upon us, time to make resolutions and changes in our life. Along with the usual weight loss and financial resolutions, how about adding another resolution that will impact your overall wellbeing?? Consider dental health as part of your New Year resolutions!  Regular visits to your dentist impact your health more than you realize:

More than 120 medical conditions, some of them life-threatening, can be detected in the early stages by a dentist. It is well documented that a high percentage of health conditions can have oral symptoms, such as swollen or bleeding gums, ulcers, dry mouth, bad breath, metallic taste and various other changes in the oral cavity.

Studies have shown that... Read More

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