Henry Campbell, DDS Blog
October 19, 2017
Texas A&M College of Dentistry will soon have a new clinic and education building in Dallas. According to an article on the website of the American Dental Association, the “157,756-square-foot, nine story building will serve as a patient-centered clinical facility for Texas A&M dentistry students, featuring nearly 300 dental chair stations, advanced technology, specialized clinics, classrooms and study spaces.”
September 11, 2017
How often have you visited the dentist and bent the truth a little bit regarding your oral hygiene habits? You have probably lied about how often you brush and floss. While your dentist may not have said anything, chances are they can tell that you are not fully being honest. You see, when you do not practice proper oral hygiene, plaque accumulates on the teeth. Although you may only think that it indicates poor brushing and flossing habits, much can be learned through the accumulation on your teeth.
August 5, 2017
You probably know that Alzheimer’s is a disease that causes memory loss and the loss of other important mental functions. But did you know it’s the sixth leading cause of death in the US? Or that there’s a link between long-term gum disease and Alzheimer’s? That’s true, report a team of Taiwanese researchers in a recent issue of Alzheimer’s Research and Therapy. Keep reading to learn more on the study and its impact from your dentist in Carrollton.
July 5, 2017
Has your bright smile started to lose its luster? If so, you are not alone. Tooth discoloration is a common complaint that often impacts your self-esteem. To reverse the appearance of stains, you have probably considered whitening treatments, but are they safe for your teeth? As a dentist for teeth whitening in Carrollton, Dr. Henry A. Campbell understands your concern. These treatments are safe and effective; however, there are times when it may not be recommended, such as if you have gum disease or severely worn enamel.
June 23, 2017
Have you found you and your partner are having more arguments than normal? Could you say that both of you are being irritable—possibly from a lack of consistent, healthy sleep? Your significant other can’t get any sleep because of your constant snoring and restlessness. You’ve been feeling drained the minute you wake up. It’s a horrible combination for your relationship and the overall quality of your lives. Did you have any clue that these problems could be from a sleeping disorder? Now would be the perfect time to get to know your sleep apnea specialist, Dr. Henry A. Campbell. With extensive experience sleep way obstruction, sleeping disorders, and obstructive sleep apnea, he can recommend the best therapy for sleep apnea in Carrollton: custom oral appliances.
June 21, 2017
When it comes to a beautiful, confident smile, many tend to think about whiteness and alignment. While these are common issues, you may have other factors that influence the appearance of your teeth. Chips, cracks, and abnormal shapes can cause you to feel insecure. There are many options to transform the shape of your teeth, like dental bonding and crowns, but none offer the benefits of porcelain veneers in Carrollton. This involves a minimally invasive procedure that produces natural-looking results that will last for up to 10 years. As a cosmetic dentist, Dr. Henry Campbell will help rebuild your smile with one of the most preferred solutions.
October 22, 2016
If you have recently moved to the Carrollton area, you have a lot of big changes in store and many important decisions to make. In addition to finding a home, schools for your children, and a physician, you must also find a family dentist in Carrollton. When it comes to finding a dentist to care for your family, there are a lot of great options close to home. However, choosing a dentist is not a “one size fits all” situation. Your family has unique needs and requirements. Those needs must be taken into consideration when choosing the perfect dentist for your family. As a trusted dentist in the area, Dr. Henry A. Campbell wants you to make the best choice possible. He offers the tips you need to find the ideal dentist to care for your family.
April 29, 2016
There’s something you’re probably leaving off in your preventive healthcare routine. When was your last oral cancer screening? If the answer is “never” or “I can’t remember,” it’s time for you to add it to your list. Your dentist in Carrollton, Dr. Henry A. Campbell, can perform a quick check for oral cancer alongside your regular checkup and cleaning. It’s a preventive measure that can help protect you from the condition that approximately 110,000 Americans will be diagnosed with this year alone — keep reading to learn more, then schedule your appointment today!
March 24, 2016
When you find out you’re expecting a little bundle of joy, you take great measures to promote your health to give birth to a happy, healthy baby. But, one area that’s often overlooked during pregnancy is your oral health. Expectant mothers need to take extra care while pregnant because they face a heightened risk for gingivitis and other factors that are directly linked to causing complications with pregnancy. As a family dentist in Carrollton, we want you and your baby to be as healthy as possible, which is why we have the facts you need to know about your oral health during pregnancy.
February 23, 2016
Periodontal disease is not a topic that often comes up in conversation. Nevertheless, it is something that should probably be talked about more often, partly because it is so pervasive. Did you know that some 80 percent of American adults have some degree of periodontal disease, more commonly known as gum disease? Unfortunately, many of these people don’t even know they have it. Dr. Campbell and his team at their Carrollton dentist office want you to know the warning signs, so you can seek treatment if necessary.