Are There Alternatives to Root Canals?

Root canals are a common procedure. They are a good solution to save the tooth if you have an infection. Our team knows how to make root canal therapy as comfortable as possible. Don’t delay contacting us if you are experiencing tooth pain.

How Long Does Invisalign Take to Work?

Depending on your situation, you may be able to achieve a straighter smile in less time using Invisalign® clear aligners than metal braces. Come see Helotes Family Dentistry so we can discuss your options. Clear aligners are discreet and comfortable.

What Are the Benefits of Dentures?

Like so many other fields in dentistry, dentures have benefited greatly from advances in technology. Today’s dentures are nothing like dentures of old. They are comfortable, realistic and long-lasting. Call us today for a consultation.

CEREC Crowns vs. Traditional Crowns

The latest technology has made getting a crown a breeze. Helotes Family Dentistry is proud to offer this state-of-the-art CEREC® process as part of our suite of restorative services. Come see us today for your new crown!

How to Care for Invisalign Aligners

Invisalign® clear aligners are a comfortable and discreet way to straighten your teeth. The aligners are durable but they can be damaged if they are handled improperly. Read our blog for tips on cleaning them without damaging them. Call us with any questions on your orthodontic treatment!

What Are Dental Veneers?

Most movie stars weren’t born with those perfectly shaped, bright white teeth. Porcelain veneers are their secret. If you want to make them the secret to your perfect smile too then call us today for a consultation.

When to Consider Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom teeth can cause a lot of discomfort if there isn’t room for them to properly emerge. The smart thing to do is to let Helotes Family Dentistry monitor your wisdom teeth and remove them if necessary. We make the procedure as pain and worry-free as possible.

How Chronic Dry Mouth Affects Your Teeth

Saliva contains key elements that help break down your food and clean your teeth. If you have chronic dry mouth, your salivary glands are not functioning properly. Call us if you suffer from this condition. We are here to help care for your oral health.

Is Teeth Grinding Bad for My Health?

Teeth grinding can do considerable damage to your teeth in addition to causing other problems. Read more about it in our Helotes Family Dentistry blog and call us today if you think you suffer from this condition. We can provide relief with a nightguard.

5 Things To Know About Baby Teeth

Baby teeth are placeholders for permanent teeth and shouldn’t be ignored. Read our blog to learn more about baby teeth and how to prevent cavities. We love seeing children in our office and teaching them the importance of good oral health habits.
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