A Dental Crown Restoration Might Be Necessary When Treating a Fractured Tooth

Dental fractures can be the result of sports injuries, problems with chronic night grinding or damage caused by bad oral habits like chewing on pencils and pens. Even if your fractured tooth doesn’t cause any immediate sensitivity and discomfort, you should still have it examined by a dentist like Dr.... Read more »

Dental Stains Caused by Tobacco Can Be Difficult to Remove

When you smoke, chew tobacco, or use other tobacco products a minute amount of tar, and other chemicals are introduced to your mouth. Along with having a potential negative impact on your oral health, it can also cause dental stains to accumulate on the teeth in your smile. Embracing tobacco... Read more »

Root Canals to The Rescue

Over the years, root canals have gotten a bad reputation. People make jokes about root canals, and hearing a dentist say those two words can cause the heartiest of dental patients to panic. But the truth is that root canals are an important and very useful aspect of dental medicine,... Read more »

Bad Dental Habits

Like the rest of us, you want to keep your smile bright, healthy, and happy. You know there are things to do to help this happen, like brushing and flossing daily. Did you know that there are some things that you should NOT do? Dr. Steven Wolfson and our team... Read more »

The Oral Health Care Compendium to Dental Anxiety

If you find yourself looking for reasons not to visit your dentist, you may have dental anxiety. Dental anxiety is a condition in which patients are afraid of the dentist office or oral health care treatments. Luckily, dental anxiety can be treated if you're willing. Numerous treatments including physical objects,... Read more »

The Finer Details of Tooth Hazards

Tooth hazards can arise at any moment. With the unpredictability of life, it is important to take the steps necessary to protect your teeth from all outside threats. All the brushing and flossing in the world does not matter if you consistently put your teeth in harm’s way on a... Read more »

The Best Brushing Technique for Your Smile

Do you brush your teeth twice a day—every morning and every night? If so, good for you! Now, do you brush properly? Brushing properly is essential when cleaning your smile because you need to make sure to remove the harmful substances from your teeth and gums regularly. So, to help... Read more »

How Much Do You Know about Teeth Whitening?

With so many products and services available to whiten our teeth, it is hard to choose just one. Although whitening ingredients have been added to toothpaste, mouthwash, and chewing gum in recent years, the best treatments for whitening teeth are the treatment systems and kits. These include professional in-office treatments,... Read more »

What Causes Jaw Pain?

Although many forms of jaw pain may simply be from soreness or overuse, lingering jaw pain may be a sign of something much more serious. For more information about jaw pain, consider the following: - If you notice any of the signs of jaw or facial pain, visit your dentist... Read more »

Show Care for Your Toothbrush to Show Care to Your Smile

Did you know, if you show care for your toothbrush, you are showing care to your smile? If you think about it, if your toothbrush is storing bacteria, then your teeth will be too. Dr. Steven Wolfson and our team here at Steven Wolfson, DDS in Houston, Texas, cares for... Read more »