3 Cavity Fighters For Four Points Kids

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Most Four Points parents know children’s oral health basics: brush regularly, reduce sugar intake, limit snacking, and get adequate amounts of calcium and Vitamin D. Brian F. Scaff, DDS recommends three additional tools for preventing cavities in toddlers and children. Sealants Fluoride supplements Oral rinses Resin dental sealants are applied by your Cedar Park dentist.…

Keep Teeth Healthy During Pregnancy

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Dental Cleanings During Pregnancy

If you are pregnant, your oral health may be the last thing on your mind. However, many Cedar Park women experience an increase in dental problems during pregnancy. This article contains important information for expectant Austin mothers and those planning to become pregnant. Dr. Brian Scaff recommends having a thorough dental cleaning early in your…

6 Ways to Eat like a Dentist in Cedar Park

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There is nothing that influences your smile as much as your eating habits in Austin, Texas. Develop good eating habits and your Cedar Park dentist will smile down on you too. Patients in Austin and Cedar Park would do well to follow the example of a dentist in what and how they eat. 1. Rinse after eating…

Smokeless Is Not Harmless For Austin Tobacco Chewers

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Smokeless Is Not Harmless For Austin Tobacco Chewers

Hello Austin dental friends. Today’s topic is The Dangers Of Smokeless Tobacco. Cigarette sales at most Austin stores have decreased in the past decade, but some Austin tobacco consumers have switched to smokeless products. There is a common misconception in the Cedar Park area (especially among teens) that smokeless tobacco is harmless. This is absolutely…

Danger Zone! 5 Signs Of Gum Disease For Cedar Park

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Here is some important news for Cedar Park residents: Periodontal disease, or gum disease, is a major cause of tooth loss among adults. Fortunately, this problem is easy to treat if it is caught in the early stages. So, what should Four Points, Round Rock, and Austin dental patients be looking for? 1. Gums that…

10 Terrific Tooth Tips From Brian F. Scaff, DDS

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1. If you have kids and your municipal water supply does not have the recommended level of fluoride, talk to your pediatrician about fluoride supplements. Fluoride strengthens both the teeth you can see and the ones still forming in the jaw. 2. Set a timer when you brush to make sure you spend at least…

Brian F. Scaff, DDS Guide To Healthy Tooth Enamel

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Brian F. Scaff, DDS Guide To Healthy Tooth Enamel

Here at Brian F. Scaff, DDS, we want your teeth to last a lifetime! Tooth enamel is one of the hardest parts of the body, but it is non-renewable so it is important not to not neglect or abuse our teeth. Daily teeth and gum care is the best way to protect tooth enamel. Even…

Bleeding Gums After Your 6-Month Cleaning?

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Bleeding Gums After Your 6-Month Cleaning?

Regular dental check-ups and cleanings are essential for optimal dental health. However, some dental patients in the Austin and Cedar Park area worry because their gums tend to bleed after a thorough cleaning. Is this a problem? Well, it depends. If your gums bleed for a day or two after your cleaning, it isn’t really a…

When Bad Breath Terrifies: 4 Tips

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When Bad Breath Terrifies: 4 Tips

“My neighbor’s bad breath is scaring me.” Bad breath isn’t just a problem for careful brushers in the Cedar Park area. Your neighbors in Austin can spend all day brushing their teeth and still come out with bad breath. But why? I’m Dr. Brian Scaff  of Brian F. Scaff DDS, we perform porcelain veneers and dental implants regularly. As…