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The Best and Worst Halloween Candy for Your Child

September 14, 2021

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This year, 82% of American households with kids are planning on celebrating Halloween, and 96% of celebrants are buying candy for the spooky season. As a popular part of American culture, Halloween and the candy that comes with it can be hard for your child to resist. So, how can you help your child make it through the spooky season without dealing with cavities after Halloween? Here are a few ideas.


Why Summer Is the Best Time to Complete Your Smile with Dental Implants

July 5, 2021

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You’ve been looking forward to figuring out ways to beat the Texas heat with friends and family this summer. If you’re missing several teeth or wearing an unreliable denture, then many classic summer barbecue foods might be out of the question. You might even have trouble smiling confidently for group photos. If you’ve been waiting for the ideal time to replace your missing teeth with a more permanent, lifelike solution, look no further than dental implants. In fact, summer is the perfect time to complete your smile! Read on to find out why.


Veneers vs. Invisalign: Which Is Better for Correcting Misaligned Teeth?

April 24, 2021

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Crooked, crowded, and gapped teeth are just a few orthodontic issues that can make it difficult to smile confidently, chew easily, and speak clearly. Decades prior, treatment necessitated metal brackets and dark-colored wires (which could take 24+ months to complete!). However, advancements in dentistry allow patients today to choose from a number of teeth-straightening services, like Invisalign and veneers. If you are interested in addressing misaligned teeth, here’s what you need to know about the difference between Invisalign and veneers.


Ace Your Valentine’s Day Date with a Bright Smile!

February 8, 2021

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Whether you are preparing for a first date or have been dating your special someone for a couple of weeks now, you want to feel confident. While blogs and videos filled with dating tips often contribute the right cologne, the perfect outfit, and unyielding confidence to the recipe for success, decades of research show that your smile is actually the key! Keep reading to learn why you should consider professional teeth whitening for Valentine’s Day.


4 Things Everyone with Dental Insurance Should Know

December 14, 2020

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If you’re new to using dental insurance, it’s important to recognize that it differs significantly from medical insurance. For one, your deductibles are much lower, which usually means lower annual maximums. Moreover, the degree of coverage you qualify for can vary greatly depending on the type of dental treatment you need. That said, here are four simple things that everyone with dental insurance should know.


Now’s the Time! Use Your Dental Benefits Before They Expire

October 10, 2020

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Do you know why your dentist recommends using your dental insurance benefits before the end of the year? It’s not just so they can see your beautiful, smiling face once more. It’s so that you can take full advantage of a policy you’re already paying for each month before it expires. That’s right! All the available money provided to you by your insurance company will fall back into their hands at midnight on December 31 if it remains unused. As a result, you can be out thousands of dollars. If this doesn’t sound like a stellar way to end 2020, read on to find out how you can use your benefits, save money, and get your smile ready for the new year.


Time is Running Out to Use Your Dental Insurance – Here’s Why!

November 14, 2019

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The end of the year can be both an exciting and hectic time. A feeling of anxiety can arise when you think about the many things that need to be done before the year ends. Your dentist in Humble cautions, though, that among your to-do list, visiting for preventive care should be a high priority. Not only will it provide you with the essential dental care you need, but it will also prevent your coverage going to waste. To learn more about this opportunity, continue reading.


Considering DIY Braces in Humble? Here’s a Better Idea!

April 10, 2019

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You’re unhappy with your smile, and you’re ready to do something about it. Through some internet research, you’ve discovered information that touts how you can fix your teeth with a DIY remedy. Could that be problematic, though? A local orthodontist says the better and safer way to receive treatment is with braces in Humble. Read on to learn why it’s best to leave this form of treatment to a professional!


Check Out a New Blog From a Dentist In New Caney and Learn About Their Services!

February 15, 2019

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Welcome to Progressive Dental Group’s new blog! We look forward to sharing tips, tricks, and general oral health information with the New Caney and Humble communities. Each month you’ll find a new blog on our website about various topics such as how dental implants work or the best way to prevent cavities. We hope that this information will help you better understand your dental health and how a dentist in New Caney can help you maintain it. Today’s blog will focus on the services we provide and our general approach to patient care – learn more below!