General Dentistry

Don't keep suffering from TMJ disorder

Jaw Pain? 7 Things You Should Know About TMJ Disorder

Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) disorder Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder is a common dental issue that can cause pain and affect your quality of life. Despite its prevalence, many people aren’t aware of what this disorder looks like and what they can do if they have it. Here are seven key things you need to know about…
Understand the cause of your tooth pain

What Causes Tooth Pain? 7 Types of Toothaches and Their Solutions

What Tooth Pain Can Tell You Few things can ruin an otherwise enjoyable day as quickly as a toothache. But before you take an over-the-counter (OTC) pain medication or slather your tooth with a numbing ointment, consider that every toothache has a hidden message. Tooth pain isn’t normal or something that should be ignored. Tooth…
FAQ's for same day crowns

5 Important Facts You Should Know About CEREC Same Day Crowns

No More Waiting For Crowns The dental crown is one of the best ways to treat significant tooth decay or damage, and it can change your life for the better. That’s why dentists provided an average of 13 crowns per month in 2016. With 200,419 dentists in America, that comes out to about 31 million…
Professional dental cleanings are important

7 Ways Professional Dental Cleanings Impact Your Whole Life

Professional dental cleanings do more than just clean your teeth. When we are young, our parents tell us to brush our teeth, floss, and use mouthwash for fresher breath. And we know that we should go to the dentist every six months for a professional dental cleaning. But how many of us stop to think…
Save your tooth with a root canal

4 Things You Need To Know About More Comfortable Root Canal Therapy

When you hear the term root canal, it likely has you cringing and looking the other way. And the fact is that you’re likely, not alone. Yet millions of people get root canals every year. And if you talk to someone who recently had it done, you may be surprised to find out that the…
Same day crowns in Corpus Christi

7 Top Benefits of Same Day Dental Crowns in Corpus Christi, Texas

How long does a crown procedure take? You may have several questions if your dentist tells you that you need a dental crown. But even more so, you are likely wondering how much time you will need to take away from work and your busy schedule to get to the dentist for multiple appointments. Thankfully,…
Know the signs of gum disease

5 Key Warning Signs of Gum Disease to Watch For

When you plan a trip to the dentist or think about scheduling one, you probably think about your teeth and worry about whether you have any cavities. But, did you know that oral health is about more than just your teeth? Your gums play a significant role in your oral health. And unhealthy gums can…

Improve Your Smile with Dental Crowns for the Front Teeth

Imperfections or damage to the front teeth can make your smile look less than perfect. Fortunately, dental crowns can help improve the health and appearance of the teeth for a picture-perfect smile.  Drs. Charles A. Robertson and Nicholas Perry Orchard offer dental crowns for front teeth at their practice in Corpus Christi, TX. They use advanced [...]

Dental Exams for Seniors

As patients grow older, their dental needs begin to change. Patients can experience trouble chewing, loss of teeth, problems with dentures and bridgework, gum disease, and more. Dentists Robertson, Orchard, and George provide dental exams for seniors at our Corpus Christi, TX dental practice. During your appointment, our dentists thoroughly examine your teeth, gums, bones, and overall oral health to find any [...]

History of the Toothbrush and Toothpaste

People have long understood the connection between oral hygiene habits and a healthy and attractive smile. Our dentists, Dr. Charles A. Robertson and Dr. Nicholas Perry Orchard, educate patients of all ages on the importance of good oral hygiene habits. Modern-day toothbrushes and toothpastes rely on sound engineering and medical advances to optimally clean the [...]