Museum Smiles Blog

Serving Fort Worth, Arlington, Keller and surrounding areas of Texas.

February 13, 2018
February 08, 2018
  Cowtown MarathonAt Museum Smiles, we support family friendly events that promote health and wellness. Many of our wonderful patients are Cowtown Marathon runners.  And it is almost that time of year to have your running shoes ready and your stretches in! From February 23, 2018- February 25, 2018, Cowtown marathon is celebrating its 40th running anniversary in Fort Worth, Texas. Cowtown is the largest...
February 03, 2018
Root cariesCavities are a common condition affecting over 91 percent of Americans. Root caries or decay present a form of cavities more prevalent amongst the elderly.  Root caries (cavities) is a condition in which there is decay at or...
January 25, 2018
Fixed denture 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
Implant Over Dentures 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
Fort Worth Rodeo   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
Should I get invisalign or clear braces?
Clear aligners
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
  Will braces hurt?
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.