The Benefits of Dental Crowns

Did you know that there are a quite a few things you can do if you are interested in treating a heavily damaged tooth? For example, you may know that a dental crown is an option you should consider. You see, dental crowns are designed to feel, look, and function... Read more »

Healthy Dental Habits for Kids

If you’re raising a child, you want to do whatever you can to help your little one stay healthy and strong. Learning good habits can help your child stay healthy, but did you know that your child’s oral health can also affect the health of their body? Poor dental hygiene... Read more »

Why Not Let the Tooth Fairy Help Your Child’s Healthy Smile?

The Tooth Fairly has been making children smile for decades, along with Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny. But unlike Santa and the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy visits children all year round, and since your child loses up to 20 baby teeth before their permanent teeth come in, that's... Read more »

Saving Your Smile With a Dental Implant

Dental implants can fix broken smiles by replacing teeth and strengthening jawlines. If you suffered an accident that left your smile damaged or you have missing teeth, dental implants can do wonders for you. If you would like to speak with our dentists at Patient-First Dental Care, we are here... Read more »

Dental Hygiene: Flossing

Dr. Gayle Fletcher and our team encourage each of our patients to brush and floss diligently every day. Individuals should brush their teeth at least twice a day and floss once a day. Unfortunately, there are many people who leave flossing out of their dental hygiene routine. Others do not... Read more »

Teeth Protected by Dental Sealants Still Need Care and Cleaning

The dental sealants applied to your child’s molars and premolars by your Patient-First Dental Care dentist are essentially a thin film of durable plastic resin that serves as a barrier to prevent the bacteria from exploiting stuck-on plaque and food particles. This effectively prevents cavities on the biting surface of... Read more »

Dental Sealants Serve as Cavity Prevention for Back Teeth

Your child’s permanent teeth, will need to serve them for the rest of their lives. Molars and premolars are some of the last teeth to emerge. When they do, it’s quite common for there to be deep pits, fissure and textured areas on the biting surface. Sometimes these areas can... Read more »

5 Reasons Why You Might Benefit from Orthodontics

Our team at Patient-First Dental Care is happy to offer orthodontics for our patients in Willis, Texas, who need help with their smile. Some patients use braces to fix cosmetic issues with their pearly whites, others benefit from the medical fixes. Conditions which might cause you to need orthodontic care can... Read more »

Preventive Pediatric Dentistry

At Patient-First Dental Care, we love working with patients of all ages. This includes children. And since children are the future, we believe in giving them the healthiest start possible. This involves not only providing excellent routine care, but providing a range of preventive treatments. The best way to solve... Read more »

Can Good Oral Hygiene Improve Your Diabetes?

Almost 10% of Americans live with diabetes, and millions don’t even know they have it. If you or someone you love has diabetes, you know how much it can affect other aspects of a person’s life. The same goes for oral health. Left unchecked, it can cause serious problems. But... Read more »