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Stress Free Dentistry

Stress Free Dentistry, Round Rock TX

Stress Free Dentistry

Most people don’t look forward to going to the dentist, especially for more invasive procedures like root canals and oral surgery. Some people actually feel so much anxiety when it comes to going to the dentist for even routine treatments that they skip regular visits. Skipping cleanings and exams can cause even those with great oral hygiene to develop gum disease and tooth decay, which left untreated may cause permanent damage. The dentists at Old Settlers Dental provide a modern and stress-free atmosphere and sedation dentistry to help patients feel more relaxed.

Sedation Dentistry

Sedation dentistry uses either oral or IV sedation to help patients feel more comfortable. Those ...

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How To Stay Off Our Naughty List!

Round Rock TX Dentist

5 Easy Ways to Stay Off Our Naughty List

The holidays are a happy time, but also a stressful time. Between the traveling, presents, family, food, and festivities, you are probably not giving your oral hygiene much thought. Luckily for you, Old Settlers Dental is here to help you keep your teeth healthy this holiday season, and keep you off our naughty list! Read on for some simple tips!

1. Don’t crack nuts with your teeth

Although protein found in nuts helps keep muscles and bones strong, the hard surface of most nutshells can cause serious tooth and gum damage, and may even crack teeth. If you are getting ready to snack ...

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Should You Consider Dental Implants?

Dental Implants by Old Settlers Dental in Round Rock TX

The American College of Prosthodontists estimates that 178 million people ages 18-65 in the U.S. are missing at least one tooth, and more than 35 million people do not have any teeth at all. In adults, tooth loss can occur due to gum disease, decay, injury, or cancer. 

 

If you have any of these problems, we will consult with you to see if implants may be right for you. We will determine if your overall health will allow you to accept the implants with minimal risk of rejection; this will also depend on your general dental habits. Like your natural teeth, dental hygiene is ...

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