Austin Dentist Dr. John Schmid's Blog

Cosmetic Dentist Serving Austin, Bee Cave, Lakeway and Nearby Areas of Texas

June 15, 2022
People often don't realize the importance of a healthy and attractive gum line. Your gums can impact the overall aesthetics of your smile, as well as your oral health. If you're unhappy with the appearance of your gums, treatments are available to help improve the look of your smile. Here are 5... Read More
Category: General Dentistry
May 30, 2022
Chewing, talking, and smiling are facial movements we make with little to no thought. But for someone with temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMJ), some of these facial movements can cause pain. Most TMJ symptoms can take a few weeks or even months to surface, but habits or behaviors that strain... Read More
Category: TMJ
May 15, 2022
A bright, beautiful smile fills us with confidence. When our smile is not up to par, it can make us self-conscious and adversely affect our self-esteem. Also, having functional issues with your teeth can make eating painful and challenging.  Some procedures help with these issues individually, but... Read More
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
April 22, 2022
You know what to expect from some dental services. Periodontitis treatment will improve the health of your gums. Dental crowns will restore the strength and appearance of compromised teeth. And dental fillings will help treat cavities and prevent further damage from occurring. However, when you... Read More
Category: General Dentistry
March 29, 2022
Dental veneers are a very popular way to achieve a stunning smile. However, not all veneers are created equal. The tooth-colored shells can be made from all sorts of different materials. Our practice exclusively offers porcelain veneers because they are far superior in many ways. However, we... Read More
Category: Porcelain Veneers
February 24, 2022
You aren’t alone if you have multiple dental problems throughout your mouth. Like many people, you may be dealing with issues such as missing teeth, old fillings, decay, cracked or worn teeth, and other concerns. Fortunately, the path to a better smile doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Austin... Read More
January 27, 2022
An amazing thing about dental implants is they can last a lifetime if you look after them. And you don’t need to make any drastic changes to your routine to keep them in great shape. With these seven dental implant care tips, you should be able to enjoy your restored new smile for years:   Brush... Read More
October 25, 2021
There are several reasons to get a dental filling. You may be dealing with a cavity, small holes in your teeth, a fractured tooth, or even a gradual loss of tooth structure. Just as there are many reasons to get a dental filling, there are many different types of tooth filling materials available... Read More
Category: General Dentistry
September 14, 2021
It is not always clear what causes temporomandibular joint disorders and their symptoms. When lifestyle factors such as stress, poor posture, or eating habits lead to a TMJ flare-up, it usually goes away on its own. However, when underlying issues like teeth grinding and a misaligned bite are at... Read More
Category: TMJ
August 30, 2021
So you want to straighten your smile without the drawbacks of metal braces? ClearCorrect invisible aligners are an excellent alternative designed to be convenient and discreet.  Whether you’re currently progressing through a treatment plan or are simply interested in these trays, it’s normal to... Read More
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry