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Summer brings people out of the house and out to the beaches, amusement parks, and picnic grounds. Along with the swimming and sports, this means people have more opportunities to try tempting treats. From backyard barbecues to sugary ice cream, there are plenty of summer oral health hazards. While it…

Dr. Nicholas Pigneri has earned the designation of Fellow from LVI Global (LVI).

June 21, 2022 / Houston / TX – Dr. Nicholas Pigneri has earned the designation of Fellow from LVI Global (LVI). The LVI Fellow designation recognizes that a dentist has completed a series of studies on the clinical skills and knowledge necessary to provide comprehensive aesthetic treatment for the dental…

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Smoking or chewing tobacco is widely acknowledged to be harmful to your health, including your oral health. Many people now use vaping as a healthier alternative to smoking. While vaping is a healthier alternative to smoking, its long-term effects are unknown. A study recently completed by the New York University…

If you enjoy puzzles like “What came first? If you liked “The chicken or the egg?”, you’ll like this one: “Which should you do first, brush or floss?”” Both of these oral hygiene procedures are critical for removing dental plaque, which is a thin bacterial film that accumulates on teeth…

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Brushing your teeth every morning and night is an important aspect of maintaining your oral and dental health. Skipping this process can be problematic because it allows germs to build, which can lead to cavities, rotting, and other problems. We encourage you to do the same with your daily food…

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The aroma of chocolate and love is seductive. Valentine’s Day will be here before we know it, and there will be plenty of chocolate to go around. Everything from large chocolate hearts to sticky gummy delights can now be found in store candy aisles. We consume sweet treats until the…

10 Dental Tips for the Houston Holiday Season

Following these ten basic dental tips might help you enjoy the holidays without compromising your oral health. 1. Teeth-Friendly Foods Holidays are a terrific time to socialize and eat. Allow yourself a treat that won’t come around again for a year. But remember to eat plenty of fresh fruits and…

Protecting your Heart by Improving your Gum Health

With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, we are constantly reminded to appreciate the ones we love. Far too often, we also forget to appreciate and love ourselves. You will want to make sure that you are taking the best care of yourself possible. This includes making sure that your heart is…

Are Cavities Capable of Self-Healing?

Cavities are among the most common dental issues that patients face. They can range in size from small patches on the teeth to huge rotting regions. Major issues, of course, require immediate action. Patients with smaller cavities, on the other hand, are frequently concerned about whether a filling is genuinely…

Houston Back to School Dental Care Guide

It’s that time of year when parents and children experience a whirlwind of emotions. Back to school is a time of worry and excitement for everyone, and it’s easy to lose track of important details like dental appointments and healthy snack packing. We understand. Back to school is stressful enough…