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If you think you know all there is to know about dental care in Mesquite, Texas, then it’s time to take the dental care quiz! Our Smiley Dental Mesquite team wishes you good luck.

Question: How often should I visit my dentist?
Answer: It’s best to visit your dentist every six months for a routine cleaning and checkup. If you attend these appointments, your dental team will be able to keep your smile in tip-top shape by eliminating the plaque from your smile.

Question: How safe are dental X-Rays?
Answer: Because of the advances in dentistry over the years, dental X-Rays are safe. They only produce low radiation and they only focus on a small area of the body. In fact, federal law requires that X-Ray machines are checked every two years for safety and accuracy.

Question: I’m scared of the dental office. What should I do?
Answer: When you’re scared of the dental office, the best thing to do is talk to your dental team. If you tell them about your concerns and anxiety, they will accommodate you in every way they can and help you feel comfortable, safe, and relaxed in the dental chair.

Question: What are dental sealants?
Answer: Dental sealants are small, clear shells that cover the entire surface of your tooth and protect it from tooth decay and other dental issues. It acts as a shield, and it’s a great product for those who have vulnerable and fragile teeth.

Question: What are common restorative treatments?
Answer: There are many restorative dental treatments that can fix and improve your oral health, like dental fillings, dental crowns, dental bridges, dental implants, and dentures.

If you knew all of the answers to these questions, then Dr. Lynh Pham and our team encourage you to expand your knowledge and learn more. If you didn’t know the answers, we are happy we’ve helped you further your knowledge on dental care today. To learn more or to schedule an appointment with your dentist, please call our office at 972.388.1138. We look forward to hearing from you!