Dental Advice

How to Handle Common Dental Emergencies

Having the confidence to smile without being self-conscious is something many people take for granted. Each year, Americans spend over $124 billion on dental care. While going in for routine check-ups and cleanings is important, these procedures cannot completely protect your teeth. Being involved in a dental emergency can leave...

Signs You Need To Schedule an Appointment With Your Dentist
Signs You Need To Schedule an Appointment With Your Dentist

Making a great first impression should be one of the main concerns you have. A key component of a great first impression is having a healthy and luminous smile. The only way to keep your teeth in good condition is by visiting your dentist on a regular basis. In a recent survey, nearly...

Dental is Long-Term
Dental is Long-Term

When you're talking about where to go for routine or emergency dental care, it pays to consider what you're really getting from a local dentist. For many people who don’t actually take time to get to know a dental office before seeking care, they come away disappointed, sometimes even disgusted and/or scared of getting further...

Signs and Symptoms of Bruxism Do You Need Treatment
Signs and Symptoms of Bruxism Do You Need Treatment

Do you wake up with a headache or sore jaw muscles? If so, you may have a condition called bruxism. This occurs when you clench and grind the teeth. If bruxism persists, it can result in loose or painful teeth, and in some cases, the teeth are ground away. Eventually, the condition may destroy...

Recognizing the Symptoms of Gum Disease is Key to Restoring Oral Health
Recognizing the Symptoms of Gum Disease is Key to Restoring Oral Health

Gum disease is not a pleasant topic to think about.  Many people feel that their oral care routine is enough to keep their mouths healthy, but there may be more going on in the gums than they realize.  If you have ever brushed your teeth and seen specks of blood, known as  pink in the sink,...

Solving Common Denture Problems
Solving Common Denture Problems

Your teeth and gums have been evaluated for dentures and you’re on your way to a shiny new set of dentures. Not only can Dr. Daniel Allen create a set of partial or full dentures that resemble the look of natural teeth, but he can design a pair fit just for you so that...

Where Do You Go for a Root Canal
Where Do You Go for a Root Canal?

Routine dental services are a key part of keeping your mouth in good condition, but then there's also the types of intervention dental work that you need when a dental problem has already emerged – and those kinds of care are important! A root canal is one of those services. What happens is the root...

Expertise and Dedication from a Family Dentist
Expertise and Dedication from a Family Dentist

In the New Braunfels, Texas area, Dr. Daniel Allen has the expertise to help renovate your smile. With experience in dental implants and dentures, Dr. Allen can help restore a mouth with missing teeth or just provide excellent maintenance services to help you make sure you never have to deal with advanced stage dental care. This is...

A Kinder Gentler Family Dentist
A Kinder, Gentler Family Dentist

If you're looking for a dentist in the New Braunfels, Texas area, check out the offices of Dr. Daniel Allen. We are a small family business well established in the local community, and we offer a full array of dental services to residents in a relaxed, welcoming setting – we care about you! Dr. Daniel Allen...

How Does Gum Disease Affect Your Overall Health
How Does Gum Disease Affect Your Overall Health?

Periodontal disease is inflammation of the gums and bone structure surrounding the teeth. Periodontal disease develops over time if you neglect basic oral hygiene such as brushing and flossing. When a person doesn't brush or floss, plaque builds up on and around the teeth, and along the gum line. Even after you realize after...