Wisdom Teeth…..The Dreaded Third Molars

Wisdom tooth removal is a very common dental procedure and one discussed often here at Rigby Advanced Dental in Bee Cave, TX.  Dr Rigby carefully examines each case, discusses and educates the patient on the pros and cons of wisdom tooth extraction.  If removal is indicated then a decision is made with the patient on how they would like to have them removed and what level of sedation they desire.

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You Can Use Toothpaste For What????

We all have at least one tube of toothpaste in our homes.  But did you know this inconspicuous item is useful for far more than keeping your pearly whites white?  Here is a short list from Rigby Advanced Dental of some of the more unexpected uses for your plain, old toothpaste.

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Renew Your Smile With Full Mouth Reconstruction

Has your smile sustained damage over the years?  Trauma, untreated dental decay, abrasion and gum disease can diminish your smile’s appearance, make chewing painful, and negatively impact your overall health.  In Bee Cave, Lakeway or Austin in general, you’ve got a partner in the quest for a healthy smile.

Dr. Brent Rigby offers full-mouth reconstruction to turn back the clock on dental damage. No matter the cause of your smile’s condition, Dr. Rigby will take a compassionate, conservative approach to renew your smile’s condition and get your oral health back on track.

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How On Earth Do You Choose A Toothbrush?

When you walk down the aisle at the supermarket and see all of those hundreds of toothbrushes, how can you decide which one is right for you?  Do you pick based on color?  Price?  Or something else?  You should be looking for lots of things when you’re considering which toothbrush to buy.  There’s also plenty you can learn about what to do with it once you have it.  Today we’re going to give you some tips and tricks about toothbrushes and tooth-brushing.

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Is Thumbsucking Bad Long Term?

That is a common question we hear from a lot of parents here at Rigby Advanced Dental.  Never fear, Dr. Rigby has a few nuggets of wisdom and suggestions for those who will listen and read.

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Today’s Implant Restoration!

Check out the dental implant restoration Dr. Brent Rigby  just completed for one of our outstanding patients!  The implant was placed and restored by Dr. Rigby.  It was allowed to integrate with the surrounding bone for roughly six months before final restoration.  The patient had a very smooth and comfortable healing period and was surprised by how simple and straight forward dental implants can be.  Both Dr. Rigby and the patient were pleased with the outcome.

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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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What Are the Signs and Symptoms of Oral Cancer?

At Rigby Advanced Dental we take evaluating those who trust us with their care for oral cancer seriously.  Dr. Rigby has had the unique opportunity to train directly with dental oral cancer experts while he was in his specialty prosthodontic training at The Ohio State University.  He was able to participate and train at the highly esteemed James Cancer Institute in Columbus, OH and while in his rotations, with the institute, he took a special interest in the subject of Oral Cancer and its treatment.  Rigby Advanced Dental in Bee Cave, TX is pleased to offer oral cancer services including oral cancer screenings and oral facial prosthetic fabrication.   

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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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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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