March 7-13 is National Dental Assistant Recognition Week. Because of that, we want to take the time to recognize our dental assistants here at Aqua Springs Dental in San Marcos, TX. We have a wonderful staff and even better dental assistants. Dental assistants are an essential part of the dental practice all year long, but
Pregnancy is a very special and exciting time for expectant women and their families. Just as you have doctor visits for prenatal checkups, it’s also important to visit your dentist for prenatal dental care. Dr. Alexandra Aponte will discuss changes in your oral health during pregnancy and what to look for. So, what’s the right
As you know, good oral health is linked to good overall health. Poor oral health is connected to many diseases and illnesses. It is important to not let your oral health issues go untreated. One of the main diseases that oral health is connected to is heart disease. Heart disease is the leading cause of
Last time we talked about what gum disease is and how to prevent it. This week in part 2 of The Answer to All Your Gum Disease Questions in our gum disease series, we will cover more questions that we often hear from our AquaSprings Dental patients in San Marcos, Tx. So what else can
Gum disease can develop slowly and the effects can be life-long. In fact, a large majority of people in the US have some form of gum disease. AquaSprings Dental has the answer to all your gum disease questions in part 1 of this 2 part series. As this infection worsens you may risk damaging or
Decay or broken teeth can put your smile at risk for further decay and damage. AquaSprings Dental in San Marcos, TX explains how you can restore your smile with crown lengthening. The outer layer of your tooth, called the enamel, prevents bacteria from entering your bloodstream which can cause an infection. Once the enamel is
Families juggle an endless list of activities and commitments, and the pace isn’t likely to slow as the years go. Keeping the dental health, growth, and development of kids on track takes an ongoing commitment for busy parents. When it comes to straightening teeth, knowing the right time for treatment can be trickier than it seems. Learn more about the simple key to helping kids grow into a perfect smile.