Jones & Knight DDS

Two Convenient Locations

Medical Center 1901 Babcock Rd # 101, San Antonio, TX 78229 (210) 349-4408 Leave Review
Stone Oak 22610 US Highway 281 N, Ste 210, San Antonio, TX 78258 (210) 494-4407 Leave Review

Composite or Porcelain Veneers: Which Is Best?

May 2, 2024

Filed under: Uncategorized — jonesandknight @ 10:16 pm
Picture of dental bonding

If you’re interested in a smile that can stun anyone, veneers are the perfect treatment for you. This cosmetic procedure can completely change the way that your smile comes off to others, addressing anything from discoloration to misalignment.

What you might know, however, is that there’s more than one kind of veneer out there. Both composite and porcelain veneers are readily available, which means that there’s a choice you need to make if you’re interested in this treatment. Here’s what you should know about that decision, and about both of these treatments.


How Long Does a Dental Crown Last?

March 2, 2024

Filed under: Uncategorized — jonesandknight @ 2:10 am

Dentist discussing dental crown with a patientA dental crown is the most common restorative procedure performed because it is effective at protecting a weekend tooth. The customized cap covers the entire surface of a tooth above the gum line, making it versatile to treat several dental issues. Crowns are designed to provide long-lasting results; however, many factors will affect the lifespan of your restoration. Here’s how long you can expect your crown to last and what you can do to get the most from your investment. 


Smile Makeover and Makeup: 4 Lipstick Shades that Highlight Your Grin

January 5, 2024

Filed under: Uncategorized — jonesandknight @ 5:04 pm
Closeup of a smile with blue-red lipstick

Having bright, sparkling teeth has become a part of today’s beauty standards and as a result, cosmetic dentistry has gained popularity. If you’ve just had a professional whitening treatment with your dentist, it’s natural to want to show off your pearly whites. If you’re a fan of lip color, or if you’d like to learn, you can use this to your advantage to help your teeth look even lighter than they already are. Keep reading to learn more about 4 shades that can enhance your smile!


What to Do If You Chipped a Tooth

November 8, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jonesandknight @ 3:01 am

Model of a chipped front toothAccidents can happen, which can result in a chipped tooth. If you’ve broken a tooth, don’t panic! You must see an emergency dentist quickly to repair your tooth because it won’t heal on its own. Here are 6 things you should do if you have a chipped tooth.


Dental Bridge VS Partial Denture – Which Is Best for Me?

October 23, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jonesandknight @ 1:33 pm
dentist explaining difference between partial dentures and dental bridges

If you’re searching for ways to replace one or more missing teeth, you’ll encounter a range of options, among which dental bridges and partial dentures stand out. Both of these restorations can effectively restore your smile, but deciding between them can be a complex task. To help you make an informed choice, let’s explore the key differences between dental bridges and partial dentures.


Why is Vaping Bad for Your Smile?

August 22, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jonesandknight @ 8:25 pm
Man exhaling vapor from an electronic cigarette

It’s common knowledge that smoking is bad for your health, but what about vaping? Many smokers have turned to e-cigarettes thinking that they are a safer option. Sadly, there’s an increasing amount of evidence that vaping can also lead to health issues – and it could even cause serious problems for your mouth. Your preventive dentist is here with important information about the impact e-cigarettes can have on your smile.


Does Your Child Have Sensitive Teeth? Here’s What to Know!

March 8, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — jonesandknight @ 11:46 am
a little girl not eating ice cream because of tooth sensitivity

Most adults know what it feels like to be enjoying ice cream or a favorite iced beverage and have tooth sensitivity. Yikes! Fortunately, it usually doesn’t last too long. However, some people, including children, suffer from oral sensitivity on a regular basis. This can be alarming as a parent if your little one keeps complaining of discomfort in their mouth. Read on to learn from your family dentist the common causes of tooth sensitivity in children and how to help their smile be more comfortable!


How Long Does an Invisalign Treatment Take?

December 8, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — jonesandknight @ 5:19 pm
A dentist explaining the Invisalign timeline

Perhaps you’ve learned Invisalign’s advantages over metal braces. Namely, its aligners are clear, removable, and don’t get in the way of eating or dental care. Still, you might want to know how long you’d need it before committing to treatment. The Invisalign timeline, after all, will affect how you manage your schedule going forward. That being the case, your San Antonio dentist has some answers for you. Here’s a summary of how long you can expect the Invisalign process to take.


Why Should You Replace a Missing Tooth That No One Can See?

August 3, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — jonesandknight @ 12:38 pm
Teeth with gap of missing back tooth close-up

If you are missing a tooth, you should know that you’re not alone. According to the American College of Prosthodontists, 120 million Americans are missing at least one tooth! If you have a gap in the front of your smile, you’ll obviously want to replace the tooth as soon as possible. But do you really need to replace a tooth that no one will see? While you may not have any aesthetic concerns, there are actually oral health risks associated with not replacing a missing back tooth. Here are five compelling reasons to replace a missing molar with a dental implant.


What Should You Expect After Getting a Dental Crown?

June 7, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — jonesandknight @ 10:01 am

So, it’s almost time for your dental crown appointment. You’ve learned what you can about the procedure, prepared yourself, and trust you’ll get good results. Still, do you know what to expect following your visit? After all, you’ll need to manage your oral health to ensure the crown does its job. If you don’t, your San Antonio dentist can solve the problem. Here’s a summary of three things to anticipate once you’ve gotten your dental crown.

Older Posts »

Request Appt

Download Forms

Like Us

Stone Oak

Medical Center

  Medical Center Stone oak
©2016, Jones & Knight DDS | Sitemap | Site designed and maintained by TNT Dental