How Can You Improve Your Smile Quickly?

Distinctive Dental Services in Lake Jackson can provide the perfect treatment for achieving your best smile ever.With porcelain veneers, you can revamp your smile without significant restorative dental work. What are Veneers? Porcelain veneers are glass-like, wafer-thin covers that are attached to the front of your teeth. Used in dentistry for many years because no other… Read more »

New Parents: Educate Yourselves About Children’s Oral Health

Today’s message is for new parents or couples planning for children sometime in the future. At Distinctive Dental Services in Lake Jackson, we have a prevention-oriented philosophy of dental care. This is especially true for children. An Epidemic of Tooth Decay in Young Children The statistics on early childhood tooth decay are sobering. According to the… Read more »

Aching Jaw?

Let’s review some of the conditions that may result in jaw pain. At Distinctive Dental Services in Lake Jackson, we have treated many patients with jaw pain and our TMJ/TMD treatment has helped countless patients manage their condition. You may not be sure why your jaw hurts. Is it a dental issue or could it be… Read more »

A Facelift For Your Teeth?

Today’s article focuses on an effective and versatile cosmetic dental procedure—porcelain veneers. Distinctive Dental Services in Lake Jackson can provide the perfect treatment for achieving your perfect smile. Veneers are individual covers for the front part of teeth. They are a fantastic way to fix many tooth imperfections such as chips, stains,  or yellowing teeth. Have you… Read more »

Preventive Dentistry At Distinctive Dental Services

At Distinctive Dental Services in Lake Jackson, we have a prevention-oriented philosophy of dental care. Perhaps you have a beautiful smile and want to prevent tooth decay. Perhaps you have a mouth full of fillings – and no one wants to add another one to their collection. Your first step toward dental health begins with a… Read more »

3 Smart Smile Solutions

In this article from Distinctive Dental Services in Lake Jackson, we concentrate on three innovative procedures used in cosmetic dental smile makeovers. 1. Dental Implants Dental implants are changing the face of dentistry. For most patients, a dental implant is the ideal solution for a missing tooth. A dental implant is a metal (usually titanium)… Read more »

Let’s Talk About Your Smile

At Distinctive Dental Services in Lake Jackson, we use cosmetic dentistry every day to create fabulous new smiles for our patients. We call this a “smile makeover.” What exactly does it entail? A smile makeover means using the techniques of cosmetic dentistry to make positive changes to your smile. These techniques might include: Teeth whitening… Read more »

We Take Jaw Pain Seriously

If you are affected by temporomandibular joint disorder or TMD, you know how the pain and discomfort can lower your quality of life. At Distinctive Dental Services in Lake Jackson, TMJ/TMD treatment has helped countless patients manage their condition. The temporomandibular or jaw joint connects the lower jaw bone to the skull. TMD is often… Read more »

Behind The Scenes: Dental Crown Fabrication

This post from Distinctive Dental Services in Lake Jackson looks at the complex process required to fabricate a dental crown. Dental crowns can be constructed with metal, ceramic (porcelain), plastics, or varying combinations of these. We will describe the process used to create a porcelain crown, though the steps are similar to those used for… Read more »

What Happens If You Keep Using an Old Toothbrush?

It’s easy to become too attached to familiar objects, and that includes the tools you use to clean your teeth. Like a comfortable pair of slippers, that toothbrush you use every night may have an easy, cozy feel you’re not ready to give up just yet. But at Distinctive Dental Services in Lake Jackson, we… Read more »