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Oral Cancer Awareness Month

By Editorial Team | April 2, 2021

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. Close to 54,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral or oropharyngeal cancer this year. Oral cancer can affect the entire mouth, lips, throat, and tongue. It is known to be one of the deadliest forms of cancer.  However, with proper screenings and good oral health, we can help you…

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National Dentist’s Day-Dr.Keith

By Editorial Team | March 6, 2021

With today being National Dentist’s Day we thought we would familiarize you with one of your favorite local Lindale dentists. One of the men responsible for keeping our patients’ mouths healthy year after year, our very own Dr.Clay Keith.  Dental Education Dr.Keith is a native of historic Jefferson, Texas, where he graduated salutatorian of his…

Introducing Dr.Denson for Dentists Day

National Dentist’s Day-Dr.Denson

By Editorial Team | March 6, 2021

Today is National Dentist’s Day and we would like to celebrate by introducing you to one of your favorite dentists. He is one of the reasons that all of our wonderful patients’ teeth are amazingly healthy and white day after day. Our very own Dr. Paul Denson.  Dental Education Dr. Denson began his education at…

Gum Disease Awareness Month

Gum Disease Awareness Month

By Editorial Team | February 23, 2021

February is National Gum Disease Awareness Month. But, at the Center for Implant and General Dentistry, we want you to be aware of your risk for gum disease (periodontitis) all year round.  So what is Gum Disease exactly? It is a serious infection of the tissues around your teeth. Many people may be familiar with…


National Toothache Day

By Editorial Team | February 9, 2021

It’s one of the worst feelings in the world. You are just going about your day and then all of a sudden…a toothache! Lucky for you we are here no matter the time of day to help you with all your tooth aches and pains. Because usually they never come at a convenient time. Toothaches…

Why are Regular Dental Checkups Important?

Why are Regular Dental Checkups Important?

By Editorial Team | January 15, 2021

When was the last time you had your regular dental checkup right here in Lindale? If you are having to scroll back through your calendar longer than 6-7 months ago, then it is time for you to come in and see us.  But why do we stress your semi-annual dental checkup so much to you…

New Year, New Smile

New Year New Smile

By Editorial Team | January 1, 2021

A new year and a new you. That is usually the motto everyone hears in Lindale this time of year. We all like to make resolutions to try to make ourselves a little better when a new year comes around. But have you thought of making any resolutions when it comes to your dental health?…

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Give Yourself the Gift of Dental Implants this Holiday

By Editorial Team | December 16, 2020

You Don’t Have to Live With Tooth Loss There are distinct advantages to living in the modern world. One of these, from the dental perspective, is the ability to live without the stigma and challenges of tooth loss. According to the Periodontic Association of America, roughly 175 million people, of all ages, have lost one…

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Maintaining a Healthy Holiday Smile

By Editorial Team | December 2, 2020

It’s not easy to stay healthy during the holidays. Sweets seem to appear everywhere you go, and with all of the present-wrapping and card-writing, there’s not much time to devote to you and your family’s health and well-being. Luckily in our youth we were blessed with Hermey the Elf, best known for his adventures with…

5 steps to a healthier thanksgiving

5 Steps to a Healthier Thanksgiving

By Editorial Team | November 18, 2020

This year are you thankful for that beautiful smile of yours? If not, you certainly should be. This Thanksgiving we’d like to take a moment to share some teeth-safe Thanksgiving habits to help you keep on smiling well into the new year.  Thanksgiving Tip #1: Skip the sugar Whether it’s pumpkin pie or a marshmallow-topped…