Why You Should Schedule A Dental Cleaning

One of the most important ways to stay healthy is to schedule a regular dental checkup with Dr. Brent Rigby of Rigby Advanced Dental in Bee Cave, TX.  Dental health is often neglected and put off until a problem arises. Yet keeping your pearly whites in top shape not only keeps your smile white, but can also help you avoid other health problems. The following ten reasons are why you should schedule a dental cleaning and keep your mouth happy and healthy.

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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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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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Pregnancy and Dental Work…….What To Expect and Do! Part 3

Continuing our series from the other day on “Pregnancy and Dental Work,” today we’d like to answer some of the questions we hear most often from pregnant women.

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The Importance of Flossing

Brushing teeth properly and consistently helps to remove most dental plaque, but, brushing alone cannot remove plaque that is located in between teeth or other places that a toothbrush cannot reach. Flossing not only removes plaque from your teeth, it also helps with the following:
  • removing debris that sticks to teeth and gums in between teeth
  • polishes tooth surfaces
  • controls bad breath

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