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How to Know if You Need a Root Canal New Braunfels, TX

How to Know if You Need a Root Canal

Tooth Pain

Every tooth has a root or roots that anchors it into the jaw bone. But what you might not be aware of is that each tooth’s root houses an inner pulp chamber containing all the life sources that supply it, such as blood vessels, nerves, and fluid. Whenever this chamber is compromised, it will send…

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What Exactly are Dental Implants?

Implants and Bridges

Do you have missing teeth? You may want to consider getting implants. Dental implants are restorations that are designed to mirror the function of a natural tooth root. They’re set directly into the bone (alongside anatomical teeth) and support a fixed restoration such as a crown or bridge. The biocompatible nature of implants makes them…

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Meet The Smile: Dr․ Kimberly Cuddy

Dr. Kimberly Cuddy

The next time you visit Sapphire Creek Dental in San Antonio, you might notice a new face. Dr. Kimberly Cuddy recently came on board as one of our associate providers, focusing on orthodontics and Invisalign. Dr. Cuddy is originally from Buffalo, NY and has been practicing dentistry for well over 10 years. Eventually, she “migrated…

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Are Oral Ulcers a Symptom of Coronavirus?

Mouth Pain New Braunfels, TX

Believe it or not, it’s official. Oral ulcers are a symptom of coronavirus. Although not present in all cases, mouth sores are certainly becoming more frequent. As such, it’s something that you should be aware of so if it happens to you, you can take the proper steps. COVID Mouth Sores Mouth sores can appear…

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Which is Better: Implants or Bridges?

Model Of Dental Implant

Are you about to have a tooth removed? Is there already one that’s missing? Making a plan to replace it can help you maintain a normal diet and prevent adjacent teeth from shifting out of alignment. When it comes to tooth replacement in New Braunfels, there are two popular treatments to consider: dental bridges or…

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Why Do I Need Dental X-rays?

Dental X-Ray

Dental X-rays are an essential part of your routine checkup appointments. But if you’re hesitant about having X-rays taken, you’ll be glad to know that they’re safer than ever. Today’s imaging technology uses about 90% less radiation than X-rays in decades past. Here are just a few reasons why our New Braunfels dentists recommend semi-regular…

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Struggling with Mask Mouth? Follow These Tips

Dental Procedure

Even though New Braunfels and the rest of the State of Texas has “re-opened” since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s another lingering effect that has stuck around: Mask Mouth. Mask Mouth affects all ages. After all of those months of wearing a mask at school, to the grocery store, or just to do…

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Why 2021 is the Best Time for a Smile Makeover

Couple Smiling

So far, 2021 might only seem a little bit better than 2020 (thanks a lot, COVID) but what a lot of people may not realize is that it’s never been a better time to get a smile makeover. Depending on the extent of your smile makeover, sometimes there are multiple visits or phases of treatment involved.…

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Three Safe Ways to Care for New Veneers

Porcelain Veneers New Braunfels TX

Cosmetic veneers are an amazing option for that “go big or go home” smile makeover. Crafted from dazzling porcelain, they create a straighter and brighter looking smile from the very moment they’re bonded in place. You want them to last as long as possible, but they’re not invincible. Here are some important steps to follow…

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How Often Should I Schedule a Dental Cleaning?

Dental Patients New Braunfels TX

“Routine” dental cleanings are considered prophylactic procedures. That is, they’re performed often enough to help prevent major oral health conditions that might otherwise require treatment. Dental prophylaxis with your hygienist generally includes a cleaning, gum disease screening, oral hygiene education, cancer screening, and an exam with our dentist. Typically, most people with healthy mouths benefit…

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How Often Should I Schedule a Dental Cleaning? New Braunfels, TX

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