Breastfeeding is not a possibility for every mom, but many moms chose to breastfeed for a variety of reasons including reduced risk of asthma, SIDS, child obesity, and infections in their children. Breastfeeding also has a positive impact on your child’s dental health. Although not permanent, baby teeth are important to protect because they help […]
Summer vacation is approaching fast and that means more free time, more fun, and oftentimes, more sweets for your kids. This summer, keep your kids’ smiles clean, cavity-free, and protected with these six simple tricks! Prepare: Rather than filling up your fridge with chewy candy and sugary popsicles, try stocking up with fresh fruit. By […]
Consult with our office when needing customized, quality mouth guards for protection when your child is playing contact sports. Mouth guards are designed to prevent the oral trauma, concussions or facial lacerations. Schools and sports organizations usually stipulate that athletes use mouth guards. The specially prepared, customized appliances provided by oral healthcare providers ensure a […]
Choosing the right toothpaste for your child Choosing the right toothpaste is an essential step in keeping up a healthy routine of oral hygiene. Toothpastes come in various pastes and gels, containing different chemicals that reduce tooth decay, bad breath, gingivitis, and even whiten your teeth. Given all the choices available, as a parent you […]
Fluoride is a very important mineral for our oral health, so watch this video to learn more about why we need it and how we get it.
We are just weeks away from moving into our new office, and we could not be more excited! Since so many of you have been asking about it and following our construction progress, we wanted to go ahead and give you a sneak peek. Enjoy!
In this video, we’ll talk about the different kinds of dental x-rays we do on our patients, and why we do each one. You’ll also learn about our state-of-the-art digital x-ray system and the advantages that it has over traditional dental x-rays.
We are thrilled to have the opportunity to partner with Frisco Reach Out and give back to the community this Holiday Season. TPD is trying to collect as many toys as possible to donate for their event and WE NEED YOUR HELP! If you would like to participate, here are the details: What: We will […]
We know that lots of parents and kids don’t know what to expect when they come to the dentist for the first time, so this video will give you the details of the visit, and help you learn what to say (and what not to say!) to get your little ones excited!
We are so excited for our 1st Annual Halloween Candy Buy Back Event!! We have partnered with an organization called Operation Gratitude who we will be donating all the candy to. They will be sending candy care packages to the brave men and women serving our country overseas. We will have cards available at the […]
We are officially in our 2nd month of construction for our new building, and everything is going great so far! We chose Grimes Development as our general contractor. They are here in Mckinney and most all of the contractors they use are local as well. It was pretty important to us to work with someone […]
We are so excited that our construction sign finally went up to mark the future home of TPD! It’s right at the corner of Stonebridge and Custer, and we’re hoping it’ll be ready in early 2013. The space will be much larger, and it will have some super-cool features for our patients and their parents! […]
TPD Friends & Family, We would like to invite you to a very special event that we will be sponsoring next month. Join us in our fight against cancer as Elizabeth Leonard performs at the McKinney Performing Arts Center on Sept. 7th at 8pm. Please click here for more information on the event and to […]
This summer, we challenged our patients to brush their teeth in fun places and send us the photos. Here are a few we’ve gotten so far…
As most of you know, we outgrew our current office space a long time ago, so we are excited to announce that we are building a new office at the southeast corner of Stonebridge and Custer! We hope to break ground on the new building next month and be in by early Spring of next […]
We love summers at TPD because we get to see so many of our little friends, and we get to do cool stuff like chair racing, Six Flags, shopping sprees, and white water rafting! What are you and your family doing this summer?