January 25, 2018
Dentures have been around since 700 BC in some form and were made of human or animal teeth then. A famous US President, George Washington had dentures that were made with the best material available in the 1700s. Fast forward hundreds of years, dentures are used as an interim treatment option for many people.
Dentures can be a transitional prosthesis if a...
January 22, 2018
It is great news that human beings are living longer than ever. The older population of the world (aged 65 and over) is 8.5 percent of people worldwide and that percentage is set to double by 2050 according to the National Institutes of Health. This means teeth must be able to last longer. And in the many cases, in which they don’t, the alternative...
January 17, 2018
The Fort Worth Rodeo is in town! Again. The rodeo is near us from January 12- February 3rd. I had the opportunity to see some of the Fort Worth Rodeo action. And it is huge!
The petting zoo has over 60 animals. One of the volunteers told me, the petting zoo has been great, and they had only lost 3 fingers so far. I panicked for a second, until he told me he was just kidding. So how can you catch a glimpse of...
January 11, 2018
Adults often want a straight, and bright smile, with no spaces or overlapping teeth. Many people wonder how they can have straight teeth without traditional braces. A common question that gets asked is, "Can I have invisalign or clear braces?" Invisalign is a widely known brand of clear aligners. However, there are many brands of clear aligners that fit and look the same. Clear...
January 08, 2018
Six Month Smiles
If you are thinking of getting your teeth straightened or aligned, you may have considered getting braces as an option. A common question when considering braces is, “will my teeth hurt?” There are several stages in orthodontic treatment when you have braces. The initial procedure of having brackets placed on your teeth is not painful. Sometimes, a few hours to a few days after...
January 05, 2018
If you think you are experiencing TMJ problems, give us a call to schedule a dental exam. We proudly serve patients from Keller, Arlington, and Fort Worth Areas.
January 02, 2018
If you are looking forward to having a new smile, contact us to schedule a dental consultation. At Museum Smiles, we will take a detailed approach to understanding your oral health and cosmetic goals. We work alongside our patients to make your smile vision a reality.
December 13, 2017
A root canal is a procedure that is required when the tooth has decay or a fracture that has extended to the tooth nerve. It can relieve severe pain. Sometimes, a root canal is needed for a tooth that has already lost its nerve tissue. In this case, a root canal prevents a painful infection from developing underneath the tooth. With the help of local anesthetic, a root canal is a painless dental procedure that can add years to a tooth and thus smile and chewing...
December 07, 2017
At Museum Smiles, we find it highly important to inform our patients about oral health prevention methods. The best preventive care can keep our patients happy and reduce the need for extensive procedures. If you have any dental health concerns, give us a call for a consultation. We are located within a few minutes of Downtown Fort Worth, and within walking distance of the Fort Worth Modern Art Museum.