Posts by Heather Fleschler:
Using Invisalign orthodontics to achieve the smile of your dreams—without traditional braces!
Many patients in the Houston, TX area may avoid talking to their dentist about straightening the teeth within the smile for fear they will be referred to an orthodontist for metal bracket and wire braces. However, thanks to continued dental advances, our dental provider is pleased to offer an alternative known as Invisalign. How […]
- Posted on: Mar 15 2019
Reducing anxiety in the dental office with NuCalm methods
Dr. Heather F. Fleschler of Houston, TX is a dentist who understands that many patients may feel anxious about visiting the dental chair. It is not uncommon for adults to have dental anxieties because of past experiences or a fear of pain and discomfort. This is why our team of professionals encourage patients to consider […]
- Posted on: Jan 15 2019
Using Tooth-colored Fillings to Enhance the Smile When Treating Areas of Decay
At the practice of Dr. Heather F. Fleschler, patients in the area of Houston, TX can achieve beautiful smiles with a variety of cosmetic dentistry options. One of the most common treatments is that of dental fillings, which are used to treat areas of decay. In many dental offices, patients obtain dental fillings that remade […]
- Posted on: Dec 15 2018
Invisalign sets Dr. Heather F. Fleschler apart from Traditional Dentists!
At the practice of Dr. Heather F. Fleschler, patients have access to a variety of cosmetic and restorative procedures for their smiles. In addition, patients who are have struggled with malocclusion, or the misalignment of the natural teeth, may have been told they can benefit from orthodontia. Unfortunately, when patients think of orthodontic treatments, it […]
- Posted on: Nov 15 2018
Houston, TX area Dentist offers NuCalm Service for Anxious Patients
At the practice of Dr. Heather F. Fleschler, Houston, TX area patients can obtain a wide range of dental services. However, it can be difficult for some patients to obtain quality care when they have concerns about visiting the dentist. This is called dental phobia and is a common concern. Dental anxiety often keeps patients […]
- Posted on: Oct 15 2018
How Dr. Heather F. Fleschler Helps Patients Tackle Gum Disease
You’ve heard it from the dentist before—brush and floss your teeth after every meal and visit every six months. There’s a reason why your dentist encourages this. These oral health habits are the proper foundation for a healthy smile for life, and can help patients avoid damaging conditions such as dental decay and periodontal disease. […]
- Posted on: Sep 15 2018
What to Expect When You’re Expecting: The Dental Files
Congratulations, you’re expecting! We do not doubt that there are many more things at the forefront of your mind than your teeth right now. There are breathing techniques to learn and birthing plans to make and baby showers to attend. Where, in all of the excitement of expecting, can you be expected to even notice […]
- Posted on: Aug 15 2018
Why Does My Dental Crown Hurt?
There is more than one reason why your Houston dentist encourages you to visit every six months. When we see your smile routinely, we have a better chance of identifying issues before they become truly problematic. Decay is a progressive infection that is more easily treated when caught early. We prefer to repair minor tooth […]
- Posted on: Jul 15 2018
Innovative Dental Solutions to Maximize your Smile
’ll admit that most dental patients don’t find our field of practice very interesting. The general consensus is that dental visits are something you just have to get through with as little stress as possible. On our end, though, dentistry is an exciting field that is continually changing in ways that help us better serve […]
- Posted on: Jun 15 2018
Invisalign: Does Teeth-Straightening Get Any Better?
The benefits of a straight smile are obvious. Teeth that are straight are more pleasing to look at. When you are pleased by what you see in the mirror, you will smile more. People who smile more are perceived as friendlier by their colleagues and acquaintances. You might see where this is going. Many people […]
- Posted on: May 15 2018