Patrick V. Nicosia, DDS Blog
November 19, 2019
Did you know that if you go see your family dentist every six months, you could potentially be saving hundreds of dollars a year? This is a fact that a lot of people just don’t know. If your dental insurance runs on a calendar year, like it does for many people, your benefits are about to run out come January 1. What exactly does that mean? Let’s take a closer look.
October 22, 2019
Halloween is one of the most popular holidays in the country outside of Christmas and Thanksgiving. Not only do kids love to dress up and snack on candy throughout the month, but it seems adults are big fans of the practice as well! With that said, if you are a parent who’s children are very excited to hit the neighborhood for some free candy, it’s important that you keep their oral health in mind. With the right tips from a children’s dentist, you can help your child avoid cavities as they enter the new year.
September 19, 2019
Are you concerned about the type of impression you’ll make on the people you meet? If so, then the condition of your smile will likely have a significant impact, as statistics show that at least a third of the people you first encounter will notice the condition of your teeth before anything else. If you don’t feel confident about your ivories, then your dentist in Carrollton says there are 3 affordable and convenient methods available. Read on to learn about them and how they can help your confidence soar!
July 22, 2019
Are you an adult with crooked teeth? You may have heard about Invisalign, the set of clear plastic aligners that can straighten your smile without the need for clunky, restrictive braces. But what if it’s just your top teeth that are misaligned? Can you only get Invisalign in Carrollton on your top teeth? Keep reading to find out.
July 7, 2019
Have you been skipping your routine visits with a dentist in Carrollton? Putting your checkups and cleanings on the backburner can have detrimental effects on not just your oral health, but also your overall wellbeing. Even though you may be diligent about brushing and flossing at home, there are hard-to-reach places in your mouth that you can’t get with a toothbrush at home. Dental professionals are specially trained and equipped to get into these nooks and crannies and spot issues before they progress and cause you big problems down the road. Read on for 4 dangers of skipping appointments with your dentist. (more…)
Kick The Summer Off By Improving Your Smile With These 3 Cosmetic Procedures From Your Dentist In Carrollton
June 14, 2019
Your smile can have a massive impact on your self-confidence. If you’re embarrassed by your chipped, cracked, discolored, or misaligned teeth, you won’t regret investing in your grin. Summertime is for fun in the sun and hanging out with friends, but your insecurities can make you hesitant to leave the house and interact with people. Get the most out of this season by considering these 3 cosmetic procedures offered by your dentist in Carrollton. (more…)
April 5, 2019
Unhealthy gums can not only cause a serious problem for your oral health but surprisingly, it can also be problematic for your overall brain function. Researchers have spent much time looking into what can cause Alzheimer’s. While they cannot definitively say that gum disease does cause the brain disease, there are a few areas that tie closely together. To find out more about how this is possible, your dentist in Carrollton explains.
December 15, 2018
You’re busy: you have client meetings, errands, ballet recitals, and soccer games. When do you have time to visit the dentist? Besides, you brush and floss every day. Do you really need to make time for an appointment twice a year? Well, the short and simple answer is yes, you do. But why? Here are some reasons you should make room in your busy schedule to see a dentist in Carrollton twice a year. (more…)
November 28, 2018
This holiday season, why not pay a visit to your cosmetic dentist in Carrollton? He or she has many options for bringing out the natural beauty of your pearly whites, including veneers, cosmetic bonding, and whitening treatments.
October 3, 2018
Are you excited for Halloween? There’s a dental problem on this holiday that is sweeping the nation, and it isn’t cavities. According to CNBC, starting in 2015 there’s been an 80% jump in emergency dentist visits on Halloween compared to the average day in October. Why is this happening and what can you do as a parent to help? Keep reading to learn about this spike in emergency visits and what to do in case of a dental emergency from your dentist in Carrollton.