Dr. Robert Weygandt's Blog
April 2, 2020
Are your pearly whites not so… pearly white anymore? Professional teeth whitening in Plano is a sure bet to deliver the beautiful white smile of your dreams. However, even the results of teeth whitening treatment at the hands of a dental professional do not last forever. For that reason, it is vital that patients take proper steps after treatment to ensure their smile stays brilliantly white for as long as possible. Whether you are considering visiting your dentist soon for teeth whitening treatment or have already completed treatment and are busy admiring the results in the mirror, take a moment to review the aftercare advice below.
February 17, 2020
As a parent, you’re probably about as busy as a person could be. You have to worry about driving your kids to school, soccer practice, and friends’ houses, all while trying to maintain some semblance of a personal life. As a result, you haven’t had much time to focus on keeping your smile beautiful, and your teeth are looking a little discolored. Maybe you’ve considered getting professional teeth whitening in Plano, but you don’t have the time to devote to an hour of wearing the take-home trays every day. Don’t worry; your dentist offers Opalescence™ Boost™ whitening at the office so you can achieve a whiter smile in just one hour! Read more to learn how it works and how it can benefit you.
January 31, 2020
Have you made any New Year’s health resolutions? Many people who want to improve their bodies will resolve to go to the gym to get in shape or stick to a new diet to lose weight. If one of your goals for 2020 is to make it through the year with a beautiful smile, however, the best way to get started is to schedule a checkup and cleaning with your dentist in Plano; read on to learn why.
December 21, 2019
New Year’s Eve is fast approaching! Is 2020 shaping up to be your best year yet? From dieting, to hitting the gym more often, to abstaining from alcohol for “Drynuary”, many people resolve to improve their health and start making changes at the beginning of the new year. Why not focus on improving your oral health in 2020? Here are 5 helpful oral care tips from a dentist in Plano to get you started. (more…)
November 10, 2019
The main attribute that separates the dental implant procedure from all other forms of tooth replacement also poses the greatest challenge. To explain, a dental implant’s surgical insertion beneath the gum line and into the underlying bone mass is what makes it so reliable. Unfortunately, it is this aspect of the procedure that also makes it more challenging to recover if some basic rules aren’t followed. To help patients heal on schedule and to prevent any unnecessary mishaps, a local dentist lists the foods to eat after dental implant surgery.
August 5, 2019
If you’re aware of porcelain veneers, you know there is a need for your dentist to alter your teeth in order to allow the veneer to lay flat. While they are an effective and popular cosmetic treatment, there is an alternative if you would rather leave your regular teeth fully intact. With Lumineers in Plano, you can achieve a fully transformed smile without unnecessary enamel removal. To find out how the process of placing Lumineers work, as well as how you can maximize their lifespan, read on.
July 12, 2019
Every time you’re getting ready to leave your home, you give yourself a final glance in the mirror to make sure you’re bringing your best self to wherever you’re headed to. After you flash a quick smile, you suddenly become self-conscious due to the variety of cosmetic imperfections like stained, misaligned, and misshapen teeth. Nobody should have to be embarrassed about their teeth. Cosmetic treatments like porcelain veneers and Lumineers in Plano can help transform your teeth and give you the stellar smile you’ve always dreamed about. Read on to find out which one might be the best procedure for you.
May 20, 2019
Are you in the market for a smile makeover? Your cosmetic dentist in Plano has options for you to consider. Some of the more popular treatments include teeth whitening, porcelain veneers, and Invisalign® alignment therapy. Your dentist will work with you to design the right strategy to reach your aesthetic goals.
March 14, 2019
The need to see an emergency dentist in Plano always seems to hit at the worst possible times, like when you’re about to go on vacation or enjoy a little break from school. Fortunately, there are things you can do to make those unexpected situations less taxing and more manageable. These include knowing how to safeguard a dislodged tooth, control mouth bleeding, and minimize pain or discomfort. We’ll discuss these skills and more in this post.
January 1, 2019
We sometimes forget how lucky we are to live in the era of modern medicine. Take antibiotics. Before they existed, there was virtually no way to combat bacterial infections. Of course, everything comes with a price. For example, the antibiotic tetracycline can cause permanent tooth staining. Fortunately, a cosmetic dentist in Plano can help you to put this problem in the past.