Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

Finding Your Best Smile With Chewing Gum

Did you know you can improve your oral health care through the use of chewing gum? By chewing sugarless gum for a period of roughly 20 minutes or more each day, you can help lower the risk of plaque buildup, debris and harmful acids in your mouth that can contribute to dental erosion and cavities…. Read more »

Daily Flossing Helps Prevent the Dangers of Gum Disease

Maintaining a healthy mouth starts with making daily efforts to prevent cavities and problems with gum disease. Brushing your teeth twice a day and remembering to floss every evening helps clear away bacterial deposits from the faces and spaces between your teeth. If plaque and residual food particles are not cleared away by your oral… Read more »

Remineralization Helps in the Fight Against Cavities

When it comes to taking care of cavities, the dentist can be your best resource for dealing with them. This does not mean you cannot help the dentist and yourself. There are things you can try that can help your enamel not give so much ground to a cavity as well as decrease your chances… Read more »

Treating Your Sensitive Teeth

Have you been trying to live with your sensitive teeth? If so, did you know in many cases sensitive teeth can be treated? Well, it’s true! If you can no longer enjoy your favorite hot or cold beverages, then perhaps it’s time to make an appointment with Dr. Wright with Wright Family Dentistry in Jonesboro,… Read more »

Create Your Passage to a Beautiful Smile With a Dental Bridge

If you are missing one or more teeth, it may be time to review your options for tooth replacement, including substituting your missing teeth for a custom dental bridge. This dental appliance is an artificial tooth or teeth fused between two dental crowns that permanently anchor onto your surrounding teeth to complete your smile. A… Read more »

Important Tips About Dental Anxiety

Have you ever heard of dental anxiety? Although the term might not be relatively common to you, you have probably suffered from it. At some point in time, most everybody has fears and concerns about visiting their dentist office. Whether it be the idea of having someone work on your mouth or fears associated with… Read more »

Harmful Everyday Habits for the Smile

Did you know there are everyday habits you might have that can harm your smile? Well, it’s true. This is why your dentist, Dr. , strongly encourages you to avoid them at all costs so you can have top-notch teeth and gums as well as a strong oral health. To help you avoid those habits,… Read more »