Dental Bridges Can Complete Your Smile

Even if you have perfect oral health care hygiene habits including brushing twice daily, flossing daily, and regular checkups with our dentists at , a smile defect such as a missing tooth is enough to mar your otherwise flawless smile. Fortunately, there are many restoration and replacement services available to fix tooth loss. Dental bridge… Read more »

Talking About Invisalign® and How it Can Help Your Smile

Have you ever heard of Invisalign® and wondered if it was right for you? If so, we have exciting news for you. Our staff here at in , , can give you some facts on Invisalign to help you determine if this treatment could be right for you. Invisalign is a series of thin, clear,… Read more »

Tips for Preventing Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

If your baby has any teeth that have graced the surface of their gums, it is important to care for the teeth to prevent what is commonly called baby bottle tooth decay. Baby bottle tooth decay can occur for a number of reasons. If the child is subjected to sugar early on, or other materials… Read more »

An Injured Lip May Require Basic First Aid

Most lip injuries are very minor and usually occur when you accidentally nip the edge of your lip when chewing gum or eating food. Unfortunately, there are a few rare times when an accident or blow to the face can cause more significant damage. For these instances, your dentist, Dr. , recommends these basic tips… Read more »

The Most Effective Ways to Brush Your Teeth

As technology constantly changes, so do our perceptions of how to do common, everyday tasks. However, for the most part, brushing teeth has remained strictly traditional. A standard toothbrush and floss are still widely considered the best tools for cleaning our teeth at home. Here are some tried-and-true techniques for the most effective ways to… Read more »

Dental Crown FAQ’s

Here at in , , we understand how life gets stressful and accidents can occur from time to time. Sometimes a cracked or chip tooth or even extensive tooth decay needs to be addressed and many people may not know the best way to treat it. That is why our team is happy to give… Read more »

The Facts About Your Oral Health and Pregnancy

Are you pregnant or thinking about getting pregnant? If so, you’re probably expecting a number of changes, but did you know that your teeth may change as much as your body. Similarly, had you heard that it’s vital for you to protect your oral health in order to protect the health of your baby? During… Read more »

Why Choose Dental Implants?

From dental veneers to crowns, it’s easy to overlook implants as an option for replacing any missing or broken teeth in your smile. After all, crowns and veneers don’t require screws inserted into your gums, right? While that may be true, implants offer some features that other – while still great – cosmetic dentistry procedures… Read more »

Are ClearCorrect™ Braces a Clear Choice for You?

At TLN Family Dental, located in Houston, Texas, Dr. Tammeka Nickleberry and our team are pleased to offer ClearCorrect™ clear aligners for our patients seeking a straighter, more attractive smile. If you have always wanted a smile makeover but are self-conscious about wearing traditional braces in this stage of your life, you may be a… Read more »

Providing First Aid for a Loose Bridge

When a bridge is cemented into place, it is meant to last for a very long time. Yet there are instances when chronic gum disease or a blow to the face can compromise the cement that is holding your dental bridge in place. If either end of a bridge feels loose or if it causes… Read more »