Category: Oral Health

How Does Misalignment Cause Poor Oral Health?

At the moment, we’re closing our doors to help protect the community from COVID-19. However, as soon as we can open our doors again, we would love to help you and your family address your issues with misalignment. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist is looking at the dangers posed by crooked, crowded,… Read more »

Caring For Your Smile (And Your Orthodontics) At Home

Our office is currently only addressing emergency orthodontic cases, as we encourage people to stay home and help slow the continued spread of COVID-19. Which means caring for your teeth, gums, and yes, your orthodontics and appliances, is more important than ever. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist discusses what you can do… Read more »

A Few Conditions Crooked Teeth Makes More Likely

The thing about crooked teeth is that they can affect patients of all ages. In children, the importance of addressing the condition is often more pronounced. If not corrected, their crooked teeth will continue to grow even further out of alignment, affecting many different aspects of their oral health. In adults, however, addressing crooked teeth… Read more »

How Straightening Crooked Teeth Improves Your Oral Health

If your teeth are crooked, then your smile’s appearance might be what bothers you most about them. In fact, many people choose to straighten their crooked teeth in order to improve their appearance smiles, though orthodontic treatment also offers a wide range of additional benefits for your oral health. At our Fort Worth, TX, orthodontic… Read more »

Why Should Misalignment Worry Me?

Do you or a member of your family have crooked or crowded teeth? If so, this could mean more than just poor smile esthetics. In fact, misalignment has been linked to a number of serious oral health complications for people of all ages. In today’s blog, we’re looking at why Fort Worth, TX, residents should… Read more »

How Does Misalignment Impact Your Smile’s Health?

We often talk about correcting your smile’s alignment, recommending everything from clear Invisalign® aligners to cosmetic tooth-colored brackets. But what makes correcting misalignment so important? How do crooked and crowded teeth actually impact the health of smiles in Fort Worth, TX? We’re looking at the ways in which an uneven smile harms the overall health… Read more »

Tips For A Healthier Smile In 2019

New Year’s Eve is the perfect time to reflect upon the past year and to gear up for the new year. When it comes to your smile’s health, it is never too late to improve it. Dr. Cabal and Lake Country Orthodontics in Fort Worth, TX wants to be your resource for your family’s orthodontic… Read more »

Smile Effects Of Smoking & Vaping

Smile Effects Of Smoking & Vaping

The use of cigarettes and electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes for short) is a phenomenon with growing popularity. In Fort Worth, Texas, the use of e-cigarettes, which is known as vaping, is quite popular among young adults. While now it is largely known that cigarettes are bad for your health, many people think that e-cigarettes are a… Read more »

Your Smile’s Affect On Your Brain

Just the act of smiling alone can positively influence your life. It can make you look more confident, which can lead to healthy relationships and better career opportunities. Smiling at someone else can improve their day, too! Putting a smile on your face can also have real physical affects on your brain and body. It… Read more »

Smile Benefits Of Vitamin D

A study published by the National Institutes of Health highlighted the positive effects of vitamin D on oral health. Vitamin D can help with the absorption of calcium to fortify teeth. It has anti-inflammatory properties that can be quite beneficial to gum health. These two qualities mean that vitamin D can help keep teeth strong… Read more »