The back-to-school season is about to start! For many, this means heading to your nearest office supply store and stocking up on paper, pens, and notebooks, and then going to school orientation to find out who this year’s teachers are going to be. But for the team at GPS Dental, back to school means dental … Continue reading Back-to-School Checklist: Schedule Your Dental Exam!
No one likes missing teeth. When it comes to tooth replacement, you have options. Whether you are considering dental implants for cosmetic reasons or functional reasons, there are several factors you’ll want to keep in mind before making your decision. Let the experts at GPS Dental walk you through some circumstances that might mean an … Continue reading Are Dental Implants Right for You? What Makes a Bad Implant Candidate?
Warm sun, a comfy chair and a cool drink. That is the best feeling of summer. Nostalgia hits a high note when you have to race the drips from your ice cream cone so you don’t end up with sticky hands. Cold treats on hot days means summer has arrived. When things really heat up, … Continue reading 4 Fruity Recipes That Will Kick Your Ice Cream Craving This Summer
Tooth replacement is a very personal process with a lot of variables. Healthy teeth and gums can change more than just the way you eat; your quality of life and overall happiness depend upon them. When replacing teeth, it’s important to know the differences between the methods and the pros and cons of each. Luckily, … Continue reading The Stress-Free Guide to the Top 3 Tooth Replacement Options
Summertime is full of fun things to do and fun places to go – which also means spending time in the car and away from home. Trips to the zoo, the beach, and the park usually involve travel and hungry kids. Snacks during these adventures can be pitfalls both for your dental visits and your … Continue reading On-The-Go Snacks for Healthier Smiles & Happier Parents
While dentists are known for creating beautiful smiles and keeping your mouth healthy, your dentist could help you with so much more! The team at GPS Dental, for example, could help you get a better night’s sleep! Curious to see what else your dentist can fix? See the other services you didn’t know we offer. … Continue reading How Can My Dentist Help My Sleep Apnea?
The American Dental Association calls the development and use of implants, “one of the biggest advances in dentistry in the past 40 years”. When you lose a tooth and you need a replacement, dental implants are often considered the most discrete, natural-feeling option available. However, there’s no such thing as a free lunch. It’s important … Continue reading The Best & Worst Parts of Getting Dental Implants
Kids, parents, and dentists alike get excited about a new lunchbox and the delicious, nutritious meals it will hold each day – helping to replace the less desirable fast-food type school lunch with tooth-healthy food. But unfortunately, by the end of September, that wonderful new lunchbox has lost some of its shine. Even with the … Continue reading How to Plan Tooth-Friendly Lunches, Despite School-Year Madness
When you’ve got an aching tooth or lousy breath, you probably think to make an appointment with your dentist. However, at GPS Dental in San Antonio, we can handle much more than cavities and gingivitis. We’ve summed up some of the reasons we see our patients every day that have nothing to do with pulling … Continue reading Your Dentist Can Fix That: Services You Didn’t Know We Offer
One of the latest trends in dentistry is aimed at getting more people to floss regularly. Because most people cite the difficulty and the extra time flossing takes as their reason for skipping it, new products have emerged to make flossing easier and faster. Enter the electric flosser. Find out how to use this new … Continue reading Power Up Your Flossing with an Electric Flosser