Sleep apnea is extremely common in the United States, with over 18 million adults experiencing a form of sleep apnea every night according to the National Sleep Foundation. Sleep apnea can be caused from multiple factors, such as obesity, large tonsils, a small airway, smoking, alcohol use, and more. Whatever the reason of sleep apnea, … Continue reading Sleep Apnea Symptoms: Can it be treated?
Cavities happen all the time. They’re an extremely common problem that most everyone faces when they’re a child, teen, or adult. When you sit in the dentist’s chair and find out you have a cavity, it can put a damper on your day. Cavities are often minor inconveniences, and annoying toothaches and tooth sensitivity are … Continue reading Gum Disease: Can a Simple Cavity turn into Gum Disease
You brush your hair, put on your clothes, and make your morning cup of coffee or tea daily. Each and every step of your morning routine can become a familiar habit and can affect how ready you feel to take on the day! When it comes to taking care of your oral health, the process … Continue reading Why is it Important to Schedule Your Dental Exam Twice Each Year?
Your dream smile is no longer a fantasy with custom-made porcelain veneers at GPS dental. We’re here to answer all your questions and help you achieve the perfect, natural looking smile! So, let’s dive right into to some fun facts and information about a smile makeover with porcelain veneers. What Are They? Porcelain Veneers are … Continue reading Smile Makeover with Porcelain Veneers: Are You Ready for a New Smile?
In just a few days, kiddos will be flooding the streets with their costumes and huge appetites for sugary treats and fun! While Halloween is such an exciting day to celebrate with friends and family, it’s important to be aware of the dental dangers of certain treats in every candy bowl. Learn more: Your Halloween … Continue reading Halloween Candy: Dr. Skrobanek’s Biggest Nightmare
The end of the year becomes quite hectic in the healthcare industry. After meeting your deductible, you want to make sure and get the most out of your benefits, so you schedule your appointments and procedures before December 31. Dental insurance is no different and is sometimes forgotten. Get your smile healthy and feeling great … Continue reading Use Your End of Year Dental Insurance Benefits OR Lose ‘Em
Even though scary stories of vaping and E-cigarettes fill up our Facebook feeds and our favorite news channels, it’s still extremely popular. According to the BBC, there are around 41 million people vaping all around the globe. Most of those people live in the United States, United Kingdom, and France. Read more from the BBC: … Continue reading The Dangers of Vaping and How it Effects Your Oral Health
Bad breath, morning breath, hot breath, or whatever you call the stinky aroma that emanates from your mouth when you have that first morning yawn of the day, isn’t pleasant for anyone. Bad breath, also known as halitosis, is embarrassing and can cause anxiety for anyone who is experiencing it. For most people, after they’ve … Continue reading Bad Breath could be more than a stinky situation
At GPS Dental, we know how important quality, affordable dental care is to our patients in San Antonio. Dr. Skrobanek and his team always strive to offer services that provide wonderful results with our sincere and precise work. We’ve been in the business of helping people achieve their best smiles since 2013, and we love … Continue reading San Antonio Affordable Dental Care at GPS Dental
Head Back to School Toothache Free! With the pools closing, the weather cooling down, and the summer BBQs coming to an end, it’s time to start thinking about the fall season and all that comes with it. For a lot of us, the fall season means bonfires, football games, and heading back to school. Maybe … Continue reading Head Back to School Toothache Free!