Jack Bodie, DDS

How to Manage Dental Anxiety

How long have you experienced anxiety at the dentist? Is it a new development or something you’ve struggled with since childhood? The longer this has been a problem, the worse shape your overall health may be in. And while this article won’t be a cure-all, our goal today is to help you figure out how to deal with dental […]

What is Biomimetic Dentistry & Is It Right For You?

Biomimetic dentistry might be an approach you have heard of before but aren’t quite sure if it’s right for you.  Or, perhaps you are searching for biomimetic dentistry near you and want to do a bit more research before you book an appointment.  Whatever the case is, we can help.  This post will look at […]

Everything You Need To Know About Invisalign

Did you know that humans have been attempting to straighten teeth for the past 300 years with many different techniques? The newest technique, known as Invisalign, is perhaps the most revolutionary and simple one yet. Invisalign is a form of braces consisting of sets of clear trays molded perfectly to your teeth. What makes Invisalign […]

4 Things You Can Do To Protect Against Tooth Staining

Everyone wants a bright, white smile. But everyday things can take their toll on teeth and cause staining or discoloration. From coffee to wine, to certain medications and beets, it seems that everything we consume can transform our pearly whites into dull, discolored teeth. But, as your dentist in Richardson knows, we don’t need to […]

Can Your Dentist Tell If You Smoke?

Many smokers try to disguise their habit by covering up the smell with gum, mints, or mouthwash. But the truth is, your dentist in Richardson can probably still tell that you’re a smoker even if you don’t share that information. In actuality, there’s a lot your dentist can tell about you and your health simply […]

Diabetes & Oral Health

November is Diabetes Awareness Month and strives to raise awareness of a chronic disease that affects nearly 30 million Americans. But what does this have to do with your dentist in Richardson? Well, the truth is, there is a strong connection between oral health and diabetes, and it’s ever more important for diabetics to take […]

Whole-Body Benefits of Good Oral Health

You may have heard the saying that the eyes are the window to the soul. While that may be true, your dentist in Richardson wants you to know that the mouth is in fact the window to overall health. Years of research continues to show just how important oral health is to overall health and […]

October is National Dental Hygiene Month

Every October, the American Dental Hygienists’ Association and Colgate sponsor a month-long celebration for dental hygienists around the country. Dental hygienists are crucial members of your healthcare team and are responsible for keeping patients’ mouths (and bodies) healthy. This year, the theme for National Dental Hygiene Month is Faces of Courage, and rightfully so. Join […]

3 Reasons to See Your Dentist During Cancer Treatment

Getting a cancer diagnosis can be understandably scary, and some cancer treatments can cause some unwanted and unpleasant side effects throughout your body. Your mouth is no exception. While we understand that seeing your dentist in Richardson may not be at the top of your to-do list, especially if you’re preparing to begin cancer treatment, […]