Westpark Village Dental Care Blog

5 of the Strangest Dental Emergencies to Happen

August 3, 2023

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Maybe you think dental emergencies only involve “standard” oral problems. After all, most people link urgent mouth issues to things like toothaches, knocked-out teeth, etc. Truthfully, though, a dental crisis can get pretty odd at times. It’s to the point that some patients’ dilemmas are hard to believe. If you’d like to get details, your local Plano dentist can readily explain. To that end, here are five of the strangest dental emergencies ever to happen.


How Can I Easily Remove My Clear Aligners?

July 20, 2023

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woman with a clear aligner

Wearing clear aligners makes it easy to enjoy orthodontic treatment. More so than if you were to opt for traditional metal braces. However, you might find that attempting to remove these trays is a bit more difficult than you might have anticipated. Fortunately, a dental expert is here to answer how you should remove your clear aligners by delivering helpful tips to make the process easier so that you can continue to pursue a straighter smile without frustration.


4 Summer Activities that Can Cause Harm to Your Smile

June 30, 2023

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Summer fun is almost here! For three months of the year, there are so many enjoyable activities to participate in with your family and loved ones. However, as you indulge in fun in the sun, it’s essential to be mindful of how they can negatively impact your teeth and gums and do your part to keep them safe. Here are four of the most common summer activities that can cause harm to your smile.


5 Easy Ways to Get Prepared for Your Invisalign Treatment

May 31, 2023

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Woman smiling while holding Invisalign aligner

Whether your Invisalign consultation is just around the corner or your first set of aligners is already on its way, you might be doing a lot of research about this discreet orthodontic treatment. Since it’s relatively hassle-free (i.e., no dietary restrictions, no complicated oral hygiene regimens), the transition to life with clear aligners should be smooth. With that said, there are bound to be some surprises that come up along the way. Fortunately, you can help prevent that from happening by learning five easy ways to get prepared for Invisalign!


Welcome to Our New Blog!

April 2, 2023

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We’re very excited to announce the arrival of our new blog page! We’re planning to use this space to provide all of our patients with everything they could ever need to know about our practice and the latest office updates, as well as information about new dental treatments, and of course, the latest tips and tricks for maintaining a bright and white smile at home. Feel free to continue checking back here regularly for new posts; in the meantime, read on to learn a little more about our dedicated and caring staff and what makes our practice different!