When you look at someone’s mouth, you can tell what habits they have—including their favorite foods. It’s important to eat for a healthy smile. We’re all familiar with basic oral hygiene routines: brushing twice a day, flossing, and visiting a dental professional every six months, but did you know that what you put in your mouth could be affecting the life of your healthy smile? Your dentist in San Antonio wants you to know the top 3 best and worst foods for your mouth.
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July 14, 2017
June 9, 2017
Imagine walking down the busy streets of downtown and a stranger approaches you with a microphone and camera man backing them. They ask you, “What are the best ways to avoid tooth decay?” Would you know how really answer that question without mumbling something about brushing regularly and occasionally flossing? Your dentist in San Antonio wants you to be equipped with the knowledge of how to properly care for teeth and avoid cavities. Tooth decay is easily preventable if you follow these steps from Jones & Knight, DDS.
May 12, 2017
Every component of your mouth is important and it’s equally important to understand the function of each tooth. If you’ve ever witnessed a family member lose a tooth or several, you’ve probably seen their lifestyle and habits change as well. Teeth help you to digest your food by chewing effectively and also play a big part in your ability to pronounce your words. Your San Antonio dentist, either Dr. Jones or Dr. Knight, understands that you’re more likely to take better care of your teeth and gums when you can truly appreciate how each tooth plays a role in your quality of life. After all, every type of strong tooth makes for a healthy body and gorgeous smile.
April 11, 2017
San Antonio gives you a lot of reasons to smile – from the sunny weather to the great Mexican food to the Riverwalk – but when you do, your confidence plummets because of the blank spot in your grin. You’re missing a tooth and want a solution that will last a long time, and dentures or bridges just don’t interest you. What are you options? With a dental implant in San Antonio from Jones & Knight DDS, you can restore your smile to its former glory and be completely satisfied with this durable replacement.
March 24, 2017
Texas is famous for its wide-open spaces and big cities like San Antonio, Dallas, El Paso, Austin, and Houston. And, if you live in a Texas metropolis, you know just how difficult navigating these cities can be. That’s why it’s important to see a dentist that has a convenient location. As your premier dentist in San Antonio, TX Jones and Knight DDS understands this need and makes their patient’s lives easier with two great offices. With one in the Oakdell Medical Center and one in Stone Oak, we’ll always make it easy to visit us. In this post, learn more about both locations, and the services we offer.
February 21, 2017
People are busier than ever these days, and by people, we mean you. Once things really get hectic, it’s common for people to stop taking care of themselves, especially when it comes to their teeth. It’s easy to keep pushing back that dentist’s appointment. However, seeing as how you’re the one that keeps your entire family organized, that means all your loved ones aren’t getting their teeth taken care of as well. It can’t stay like this, but you simply don’t have time to drive all over town taking people to different doctors. Fortunately, Jones & Knight DDS now have two convenient locations in San Antonio, making it easier than ever for people like you and their families to get their essential dental care. Today, we’re going to talk about what you can get when you bring your family to either location, and how having them all treated at the same practice can help you save time. (more…)
January 24, 2017
Snapping your headshot for your State Driver’s License normally isn’t something to stress about, but you cringe at the thought of looking down at your I.D. and seeing awkward wires and brackets gleaming in the picture. Thankfully, evolving your smile to the one you deserve doesn’t have to be an embarrassing process whether you’re in your teen years or adult life, especially with the alternatives offered by our well known cosmetic dentists Dr. Troy Jones and Dr. George Knight. Jones & Knight, DDS provides an awesome option for those hoping for a matured, sophisticated approach to correcting their smiles: Invisalign in San Antonio, TX.
December 12, 2016
Many people want to better themselves going into 2017, and this typically takes them to the gym. However, one of the best ways to improve your appearance is to give your smile some attention. Your cosmetic dentist in San Antonio, TX at Jones & McKnight DDS can help you start the New Year with a new smile you will be proud to show off. (more…)
November 16, 2016
On December 31st, 2016, any unused dental insurance benefits you have will simply disappear. Well actually, they will go back to the insurance company. Every year, people lose billions of dollars in dental benefits despite dutifully paying their premiums. This is because many people do not know exactly how much they are covered, plus the dental insurance companies have an incentive to not let you know if you have any money left to use. This not only means a loss in dollars, but in vital care as well. Here are 4 ways you can save money with your dentist in San Antonio, TX at Jones & Knight DDS before the end of the year. (more…)
October 17, 2016
October can bring a lot of thoughts to people’s minds. Some instantly think of the season, as the wind becomes more brisk and the colorful leaves begin to litter the ground. Others think of baseball and how their season is either over or just beginning to ramp up. Even more people think of Halloween and the barrage of costumes and candy it inevitably brings. But did you know October is also National Dental Hygiene Month? It is a month to celebrate the hard work of dental hygienists around the country who help so many patients on a daily basis. In honor of that, your dentist in San Antonio, TX from Jones and Knight DDS would like to give you a few tips to help keep your teeth clean and healthy. (more…)