Can Invisalign® Fix an Underbite?

If you’re worried about your underbite, consider Invisalign aligner therapy. Read our blog to decide whether this clear braces option may be a good choice for your dental needs. Contact our north Austin office today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Ding to discuss how we can straighten your smile!

5 Tips For Brushing Your Pet’s Teeth

At Austex Dental, we want you and your family to have good dental habits so you can enjoy a lifetime of healthy smiles — that includes your pets too! Check out our blog post for tips on brushing your pet’s teeth. If you brush your pet’s teeth like you would your own, you can help preserve their natural teeth, give them better breath, and more. Call our office to learn more!

History of Dental Science

Dentistry has been around for longer than you probably think. Since the ancient Egyptian times, people have been practicing dentistry and offering advice on how to maintain good oral health. Read our blog post to learn a bit more about the history of dental science, and then give us a call to schedule your next dental appointment.

Healthy Eating Habits for Teeth

You eat healthy for your body, but did you know there are also eating habits that are good for your teeth? We’ve put together some of our favorite healthy eating habits on our blog to help keep your smile looking great. Don’t forget to come in for your routine appointment!

How Smoking Affects Your Teeth

Smoking is bad for your body, but did you know it’s also bad for your smile? Read our blog post to learn why you should quit smoking to preserve your oral health. Take good care of your teeth by visiting Austex Dental for an appointment.

The Evolution of Teeth: Why Are Incisors Different from Molars?

Human teeth have evolved in function and appearance over many thousands of years. Because tooth fossils often remain well-preserved, researchers have been able to understand what human teeth were like ages ago. We want to take a look at the ways in which they’ve changed to shed some light on the evolution of teeth and … Continued

Dental Veneers 101

If you’re looking to improve your smile, dental veneers may be the perfect solution. We’ve put together a guide to help you understand what veneers are and how they can give you the smile of your dreams. What Are Dental Veneers? Dental veneers are thin shells of tooth-colored porcelain that cover the front surface of … Continued

What Causes Teeth Sensitivity to the Cold?

The hot summer months have many of us craving a cool, sweet treat. But if you suffer from tooth sensitivity, a trip to Amy’s Ice Cream for a scoop of their delicious Mexican vanilla may give you pause. Ever wonder what causes that sensitivity? Let’s take a look at a few reasons you might be … Continued

Do You Really Need to Visit the Dentist Every 6 Months?

Our patients often ask us how important it is to see the dentist every six months for a professional teeth cleaning. So many patients will skip seeing their dentist for years, waiting only until a problem has become so severe that they are in excruciating pain. What you may not realize is that with affordable … Continued

Different Types of Cosmetic Dentistry

Are you looking for a way to make your smile beautiful? Austex Dental offers a variety of cosmetic dentistry options to make you feel confident in your smile. Here are just a few different types of cosmetic dentistry options we offer. Why We Love Invisalign® Many of our patients wish they had straighter teeth. Whether … Continued