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If you run a search for invisible braces online, you’ll soon find that there are a lot of retailers that will sell “aligners” and ship them right to your doorstep. Desperate dental patients might take this as an invitation to straighten their teeth on the cheap. There are also dental companies that will apparently allow you to take an imprint of…
If you have been paying attention to major media outlets recently you may have heard some buzz that suggests flossing isn’t as important as you’ve always been told it is. This may have even struck you as fantastic news—most people don’t really enjoy the act of flossing, after all! However, as your local College Station dentists, the Cashion Dental team would…
Good dental health begins in childhood, and it's a lifelong habit that will protect your smile. As more research is undertaken, we’re beginning to understand the importance of dental care as a part of overall health and wellness. Studies have shown that poor dental health can lead to much bigger issues than simply cavities or a toothache. A recent report…
In the past, it would take two appointments for dentists to place a crown and you would have to make do with a temporary crown until your second appointment. The reason was that we would have had to create your crown in a dental laboratory. Between each appointment, a lab tech would be hard at work manually creating your new…
You may have heard of Invisalign, or invisible braces, before. However, until now you might not have made them a priority. You may have feared that they'd be expensive, painful, or wouldn't really do what they promised. By now, the efficacy of invisible braces has been well established. They've been around since 1997, and millions of people have benefited from…
If you haven't found a long-term, primary care College Station dentist yet, you are not alone. Many find it difficult to wade through the large number of options available and find someone they can trust. When your longtime regular dentist suddenly closes his/her practice or if you have tried local dentists before and found their services unsatisfactory, it can be difficult…
When you need to crown a root canal tooth, cap a tooth that is cracked or badly worn, or for any other reason strengthen your teeth with a dental crown, you have two options: traditional lab-made crowns and same day crowns. "Same day" crowns are so named because the advanced camera and milling technologies they utilize require only a single…
  Invisible braces have revolutionized the process of straightening misaligned teeth and are becoming an ever more popular choice as their track record of success grows longer, wider, and more well known. Traditional braces were once the only viable option, but today, Invisalign and other other "invisible" alternatives are making it possible to achieve a perfect smile without going months or…
If you are looking for a new dentist in College Station, TX, you should be sure to select someone offering comprehensive services. You need someone highly trained, located nearby, and equipped with all the latest dental technologies, but one of the most important factors to consider when choosing your College Station dentist is the convenience of getting all (or nearly all)…
When one or more of your teeth are badly damaged but not to the point of needing to be extracted, capping it with a crown is often the best way to protect it from further deterioration and to strengthen it for further use. No matter what kind of crown you choose, decayed portions of your tooth will need to be…