How to Treat Sensitive Teeth

Sensitive teeth are irritating while trying to do daily things such as eating or drinking. We want to help you treat your teeth here at Heyen DDS Family & Cosmetic Dentistry so you can go about your day in ease. Each treatment depends on the origin, with which there are... Read more »

With Early Diagnosis a Cavity Might Be Repaired by Applying a Filling

The bacteria living in your mouth are quick to exploit a compromised area of tooth enamel. When this happens any tooth decay can quickly spread to compromise more and more of the surrounding dental material. With early diagnosis, a modest-sized cavity might be repaired by having one Heyen DDS Family... Read more »

Do You Take Good Care of Your Toothbrush?

Do you take good care of your toothbrush? As a habit that you should be practicing at least twice daily, would you say that you are doing an astounding job brushing your teeth? Although many people take extra care to brush their teeth well, they fail to remember to take... Read more »

A Large Cavity on a Tooth Visible in Your Smile May Require a Porcelain Crown

Your smile’s appearance can carry significant weight with your sense of self-confidence. When a cavity forms on a tooth that is visible in your smile, it can leave you feeling socially awkward. Small cavities can often be repaired with a composite filling that matches the surrounding tooth enamel. However, a... Read more »

A Tooth That Has Been Knocked Out Might Need Restoration from a Bridge

Dental emergencies can often cause significant oral trauma. One of the most severe trauma is suffering a dental avulsion, which is often known as having a tooth knocked out. When this happens, the damage to the tooth, root, and socket are often severe. There is a slight chance that Dr.... Read more »

What You Should Know about Gum Disease and Periodontitis

Periodontitis, also known as gum disease or periodontal disease, is a bacterial inflammation that is estimated to affect over 47% of those over 30 years of age. Most cases are caused by hard tartar formed at the gum line, and some medical conditions and tobacco use can accelerate its infection.... Read more »

Lost Teeth Will Ruin Your Smile, but Dental Implants Can Help

Has an oral accident or injury made your smile less than ideal for your well-being? Are you looking to preserve your smile with dental implants? If so, there are many different treatment options that can be used to preserve or protect your mouth from further harm, including dental implants. Lost... Read more »

A Dental Crown Can Restore Your Smile after a Root Canal

Don W. Heyen and our Heyen DDS Family & Cosmetic Dentistry team are happy to restore your smile after a root canal procedure with a dental crown. We are also pleased to offer dental crowns for our patients in Wichita Falls, Texas and the surrounding areas who may be experiencing... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Heyen DDS Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to... Read more »