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 »

A Whitening Consultation Can Help You Find the Safest Method for Remove Dental Stains

The natural aging process, tobacco use, and frequently consuming dark beverages, can gradually affect the color of your teeth. As time goes by, minor surface stains can start to penetrate deep into your tooth enamel turning your smile an unsightly shade of yellow, gray, or brown. In a situation like... Read more »

Oral Cancer is a Serious Threat

No one likes negative health or negative oral health. In fact, cancer is a condition most people know is best when caught early to seek treatment right away. That is why your dental checkups can assist with avoiding oral cancer. Each checkup includes a cancer screening, which can help you... Read more »

A Tooth Untreatable by a Root Canal May Need a Bridge Restoration

While it is rare, there are situations where a tooth is too severely compromised for Steven Wolfson, DDS in Houston, Texas to treat it with a root canal. This could be due to a severely decayed and untreated tooth or a case of severe dental trauma. If the root or... Read more »

How Can You Tell If You Have Gum Disease?

How can you tell if you have gum disease? Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is a very common, yet serious oral infection to your gum tissue. Gum disease is caused by a variety of factors, including plaque buildup within our mouths, that if left untreated, can steadily destroy... Read more »

The Benefits of Inlays and Onlays

If you have decay, you probably understand that there are a few things you might be able to do. For example, you probably know that you can have a cavity filled. You may have also heard that you could need a crown for more severe decay. Still, have you ever... Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Veneers

Are you in need of a tooth restoration treatment but are only looking to improve the look of your teeth. Are your teeth visibly imperfect, yet strong and healthy enough to only require a cosmetic enhancement for aesthetic purposes? If so, dental veneers can help. Listed below are some the... Read more »