What to Do When a Lip or Tongue Is Injured

Active children can often be prone to mild injuries such as a fall or blow to the face that affects the lips or tongue. These can fall under the category of oral emergency, and Dr. Ahmad J Akram and our team can help you know what to do, as well... Read more »

Cleaning Tooth Stains

If you thought getting stains out of delicate fabric was tough, you’ve probably never had to deal with cleaning tooth stains. These stains go deep into the enamel of a tooth, and it takes some serious work to get rid of them. Luckily, we have tons of experience in cleaning... Read more »

Fluoride Helps Protect Teeth

Your teeth are an essential aspect of your life. In fact, you need your teeth to talk and chew food properly. That is why keeping them protected is a critical need for our lives. Fluoride is a useful tool to help protect your teeth and your oral health because it... Read more »

Don’t Treat Your Temporary Dental Crown Like a Tooth

If you are planning to visit the dentist to receive a dental crown for tooth damage, decay or cosmetic flaws, know that the process may take two different visits to Lonestar Dental Center and may involve wearing a temporary dental crown. You can’t treat a temporary dental crown as you... Read more »

Dental Veneers Look Just Like White Tooth Enamel

There is a naturally white gleam to healthy tooth enamel that many people find aesthetically appealing. People with careers that call for a lot of personal interaction, or who have a very active social life are often concerned with the appearance of their smile. Yet the natural processes of growing... Read more »

Mouthwash Can Help Your Oral Health

Mouthwash is a popular tool when it comes to improving your oral health. This is because of the benefits and fresh breath it can provide for you in your everyday life. If you are curious about the use of mouthwash, then this article is right for you! In a nutshell,... Read more »

A Porcelain Dental Crown for a Cosmetic Restoration

When a single tooth suffers from discolored enamel, a physical defect, or a cosmetic imperfection, it can leave you feeling self-conscious about your smile’s appearance. This can hamper your self-confidence in social settings and you may want to explore your cosmetic restoration options. in a case such as this, our... Read more »

New Year, New You, New Toothbrush

It’s the start of a new year, and if you haven’t done so recently, it is probably time to replace your toothbrush. Though it comes as a surprise to many people, the truth is, toothbrushes should only be kept for 3-4 months. Brushes should be replaced sooner if the bristles... Read more »

Restore Your Smile with Dental Implants

Much more than a problem of mere appearances, multiple missing teeth can cause lasting damage to your mouth. When teeth are missing for a long time, the jaw bone tends to deteriorate. Other teeth can slip and slide out of place. Therefore, it is a great idea to fill in... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Lonestar Dental Center, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »