Your Smile’s Health Changes With You as You Age

Did you know, your smile's health changes with you as you age? Yes, it’s true! Your teeth and gums all age and may have an increased risk of discoloration and gum disease as you get older. If you neglect your oral health routines, you can be placing your smile at risk for severe problems that might be painful or costly... read more »

Risk Factor Prevention Methods for Gum Disease

It is important to take all necessary precautions to protect your smile not only for the holiday season but for numerous seasons to come. You could be doing damage to your mouth now that may not appear for many years down the road. In particular, gum disease is a progressive disease that can advance over the period of many years... read more »

Why Brushing Correctly Helps Your Smile Shine

Brushing your teeth correctly protects your teeth and gums from the ravages of tooth decay and gum disease while making your smile shine. There are better ways to brush your pearly whites than sawing back and forth or using an outdated toothbrush. Dr. Anderson Lane and our Anderson Lane Dental team in Austin, Texas, hope you enjoy the following brushing tips... read more »

Don’t Skip Brushing Before Going To Sleep

At the end of a long, stressful day, you may want to just fall into your bed and sleep. However, you should not forgo your oral hygiene routine, no matter how tired you feel. Your teeth should be brushed twice a day and flossed once a day. When you skip brushing, especially before you go to sleep, then cavities and... read more »