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At Hermann Park Smiles, our friendly staff is committed to provide long-lasting relationships with our patients & their families. Part of that commitment is patient education, which is why our staff have created the Hermann Park Smiles dental blog! 

Check back periodically for tips & advice to improve your oral health as well as the latest practice news from our North Houston dental office. Feel free to reach out if you have questions or would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Sharel Sly.

When Should a Person Switch Dentists?

Switching dentists can be a hard decision, but patients need to make a change if they notice things aren’t working out with the current practice. Knowing when to make the move can be hard, but there are some tips you can follow to help you find your new dental office or dental clinic in the

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How Often do Dental Implants Need to Be Replaced?

If you have been recommended for dental implants, you may wonder if they will ever have to be replaced. Implants are a permanent restorative solution for patients seeking that perfect smile. Dental implants look and feel natural in the mouth, and last upwards of 25 years if they are cared for properly. At Hermann Park

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What is the Difference Between Dental Implants & Veneers?

Dental Veneers and Dental Implants both can give patients a beautiful white smile. Deciding what restorative or cosmetic option works best for you depends on the condition of your teeth. Our staff at Hermann Park Smiles in Houston, TX provides cosmetic and restorative consultations to all our patients to take a detailed look at your mouth and

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Periodontal Diseases – A Full Guide

To treat gingivitis it is recommended to pay special attention to oral hygiene. To do this, techniques such as professional cleaning with instruments that guarantee deep hygiene are suggested. What diseases do we treat? The alteration of the balance of the bacteria that inhabit the mouth and the accumulation of bacterial plaque can cause inflammation

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What Is Dental Microabrasion And When Is It Indicated?

A great challenge for dentists has always been the elimination of possible stains or stains of the teeth. Among the multiple causes that give rise to these dental stains are: direct trauma, chronic dental infections, incomplete dental development, tobacco use or certain antibiotics such as tetracyclines, dental mouthwashes with chlorhexidine, among many others. Two types

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Benefits Of Dental Bonding Include

What Do I Need to Know About Dental Bonding?

Cosmetic dentistry has helped thousands of people regain their self-esteem by giving them the ability to smile widely. Achieving that mesmerizing smile is not a dream anymore as numerous cosmetic dentistry procedures correct all forms of dental imperfections. Many people who are living their lives with dental imperfections think of getting the dental bonding procedure.

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What Are White Spots on Teeth?

White spots on the teeth are an aesthetic and health problem. These may appear due to descaling and excess fluoride, among other reasons. This is a fairly frequent problem, therefore, in this post, we tell you what they are and what are their types. How Do Teeth Get White Spots? White spots can appear due to multiple external and

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What Are Baby Teeth And Why Are They Important?

As parents, we do not pay much attention to the oral hygiene of our children when it is vital for their development. In this post, we will explain how to take care of children’s baby teeth. What are baby teeth The milk teeth, also known as temporary teeth, are the first teeth in a person’s mouth after they are

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Fundamental Aspects Of Orthodontic Appliances

Fundamental Aspects Of Orthodontic Appliances

Some children do not see the time to have their orthodontic appliances because they see them as a sign that they are reaching adolescence. Others, on the other hand, care about how they will feel or look. Regardless of how your child feels, you probably have your own questions and concerns about orthodontic appliances (including

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