You use your tongue to articulate speech, taste your favorite foods, and occasionally — if you’re feeling childish — insult someone whom you don’t like. This little group of muscles is an important part of a full life, but you might take it for granted. While you’re probably diligent about cleaning your teeth and gums, are you just as careful to make sure your tongue gets the TLC it deserves? Your dentist in North Dallas is here to explain why cleaning this small organ is so important.
John Grinaldi Blog
September 5, 2017
August 26, 2017
As the years go by, our bodies undergo a range of changes, including ones that affect our mouths. However, you don’t have resign yourself to tooth loss and other problems that commonly crop up as the decades go by. When you understand the oral health issues that often accompany age, you can take steps to protect your smile and make sure your teeth stay in place for your whole lifetime. Your dentist in North Dallas is here to help.
July 21, 2017
Dental implants are still a relatively innovative dentistry service, and many patients we treat don’t know much about them. Perhaps the most important thing patients should know is that dental implants are the only tooth replacement option that restores both the tooth roots and the crowns of teeth. This makes implant-retained tooth replacement uniquely effective. If you’re missing a single tooth or a full of arch of teeth, contact our team to schedule a dental implant consultation. We’ll walk you through all of your tooth replacement options, explain the dental implant process, and help you make the best choice to replace your missing tooth or teeth.
June 21, 2017
As you brush and floss your teeth before bed, you notice blood when you spit into the sink. This happened last week, however none of your teeth are hurting. As you peer at your smile, you notice your gums do look red. Should this be cause for alarm? Do you need to see your dentist? After all, you’re not in pain. The answer is – yes! Contact your dentist right away as you are noticing some of the early signs of gum disease in North Dallas.
May 22, 2017
When you go to the dentist, does your heart pound? Do you lose sleep anticipating a dental appointment? Researchers at the Cleveland Clinic say that approximately 15 percent of adult Americans avoid dental visits because they are just too afraid. Your dentist in North Dallas, Dr. John Grinaldi, ensures you can get the oral health care you need without crippling dental anxiety. He and his professional team are fully trained to provide sedation dentistry in North Dallas. They really can make your dental visits easy and comfortable.
April 26, 2017
Oral cancer may not be one that we hear a lot about, however its numbers are growing and it shouldn’t be ignored. Did you know that it’s responsible for one death every hour of every day? This year alone close to 50,000 Americans will be diagnosed, and only around half of those folks will be alive in the next five years. The reason for these dismal numbers is because oral cancer is often not found until it’s in later stages and other parts of the body such as the lymph nodes. Early detection is the reason that your dentist in North Dallas is reminding you to get your oral cancer screening.
March 27, 2017
It’s been several years since you had visited the dentist, and despite your slight nervousness, you’re confident that you’ve been able to maintain good oral health by brushing and flossing regularly. You’ve noticed bleeding and swelled gums during your dental routine, but nothing major, right? Unfortunately, that’s inaccurate. Since your last dental visit, you have developed periodontitis—or advanced gum disease—leaving your smile vulnerable to tooth loss! By visiting your dentist in North Dallas, Dr. John A. Grinaldi, you may have been able to prevent your infected gums and now extensive therapeutic treatments. Our office highlights the proven facts that preventive care is the foundation for good dental health. We want to make sure that patients understand the importance of visiting your dentist for routine dental checkups.
February 16, 2017
Our teeth should not hurt or be super sensitive. In fact, these symptoms indicate something is wrong in the interior of a tooth. What can you do? Do you have extract an ailing tooth? Dr. John Grinaldi performs comfortable root canal therapy in North Dallas. It heals infection and saves a tooth for years of additional use to the patient. Could it be right for you?
January 17, 2017
Who do you trust with your family’s teeth and gums? Pick John Grinaldi DDS, your dentist in North Dallas. Amazingly skilled and experienced, Dr. Grinaldi and his team provide preventive, restorative or cosmetic treatments you need to achieve healthy teeth and gums. Plus, they deliver their exceptional brand of dentistry in a comfortable, state of the art office. For family dentistry in North Dallas, find it all here under one roof.
December 23, 2016
Dr. John Grinaldi, cosmetic dentist in North Dallas, is a “Super Dentist” as named by Texas Monthly Magazine. Why? He is known for his friendly, kindly care and for precise restorative, cosmetic and preventive dental treatments. He can give you a beautiful new smile for the New Year.