Finance Your Dental Treatment Through CareCredit

With today’s economy and tough times Rigby Advanced Dental is happy to offer a helping hand when trying to finance your dental care.  Whether you live in Lakeway, Bee Cave or Dripping Springs CareCredit is an excellent way to pay for expected and unexpected dental treatments that are not covered by insurance.  Whether you are in need of cosmetic or routine dental care, CareCredit is available to handle out-of-pocket costs.  You can receive dental care now rather than wait.  CareCredit is perfect for your dental treatments.

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What’s The Big Deal With Fluoride?

Once upon a time, it was not uncommon to drink from the pure, clean water of a stream.  Today, you are unlikely to see anyone drinking water from a natural source without running it through a Brita pitcher first.  As sad as it is to admit, society is taking a hard toll on Mother Nature.  Things that were once safe and abundant are now unsafe, limited, and treated with chemicals.  All of these treatments for something as common as water might have you wondering exactly what is coming out of your kitchen sink.

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Today’s Implant Placement!

Check out this dental implant placement Dr. Rigby just completed for one of our outstanding patients!  The procedure took approximately an hour and the results are “FANTASTIC”!  Both the patient and Dr. Rigby were pleased with the outcome and look forward to completing the treatment soon.

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Tips to Beat Bad Breath!

There’s no way around it – bad breath is embarrassing. Chronic bad breath can seem like a nemesis, constantly foiling your plans and preventing you from engaging in social activities. We know what to avoid food-wise: anchovies, onions, garlic, etc., but what else can you do? Consider these helpful tips to help you overcome bad breath and start smiling again!

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Oral Cancer Screening

Three to five minutes that may save your life

It’s a fact that oral cancer is most frequently discovered in its later stages, when the survival rate is only 20-30%. This is largely because in its early stages it may be painless, and may not present symptoms that you might notice.  Rigby Advanced Dental recognizes the importance of early oral cancer detection and includes a visual and tactile screening for oral cancer during all exams.

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What To Expect With Tooth Extraction

Unfortunately for some, tooth extraction is an inevitable adventure!  Teeth often have to be removed to ensure adequate infection control and to improve the overall health of a patient, but before it “needs” to be done understanding the why or why not is important.  

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