Preventing Tooth Decay

Preventing Tooth Decay in Texas

Tooth decay remains the most important issue in dental health, and it affects people of all ages. At Jurich Dental Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in San Antonio we are committed to preventing tooth decay in our patients. It can be an uphill battle sometimes. Tooth decay is caused by bacteria. It merges with plaque and…

Trouble Getting Numb For Dental Treatment?

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For most of us, getting a cavity filled may not be the highlight of the day. But thanks to modern anesthesia, like what we use at Jurich Dental Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in San Antonio, it’s more an inconvenience than anything else. Some people, though, are resistant to local anesthesia like lidocaine. That makes something…

How Often Should I Replace My Toothbrush?

How Often Should I Replace My Toothbrush?

Too many people wait too long to get a new toothbrush, and this can contribute to poor dental health. At Jurich Dental Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in San Antonio we recommend a new toothbrush every three months or so. How often you replace your toothbrush depends, of course, on how often you use it. We…

Is Your Smile In A World Of Hurt?

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Do you have extreme tooth damage, bone loss, or few or no teeth still intact? This post from Jurich Dental Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in San Antonio is for anyone whose mouth is in a world of hurt. First, we understand how severe dental issues impact you every day of your life. Whatever the cause…

Mouthwash Facts In San Antonio

Mouthwash Facts In San Antonio

In this post from Jurich Dental Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in San Antonio, we’re going to discuss mouthwash. Many people use mouthwash to freshen their breath and help prevent tooth decay. While some mouthwash has cavity-fighting additives, it should never be considered a substitute for brushing your teeth. Good dental health is centered on regular…

The Gift Of Oral Health

The Gift Of Oral Health In San Antonio

Sometimes our patients wonder why, with all the developments in dentistry, we still send you home with a complimentary toothbrush and roll of floss after a checkup at Jurich Dental Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in San Antonio. It’s true, they do seem a little old-fashioned in our high-tech world. But don’t let their simplicity fool…

Have Your Dessert!

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Do you have a sweet tooth? Join the club. For many of our patients at Jurich Dental Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in San Antonio, it’s not realistic to recommend avoiding sugary treats. If you fit that category, here is something useful to know: eating sweets at certain times is better for your teeth than others.…

Think You May Have A Cavity?

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To maintain good dental health, your teeth need a lot of good ol’-fashioned TLC. But even when we do our best, bacteria can sneak in and cause tooth decay. At William J. Stewart Jr. in San Antonio, we are happy to take care of your dental issues. Few of us go through life without getting…

Beware Of Hidden Sugar

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Most of us consume far too much sugar. That isn’t exactly a news flash, but at William J. Stewart Jr. DDS in San Antonio, we want to remind you what sugar does to teeth, and what you can do about it. We get cavities when acids in the mouth attack the enamel and dentin of…