Family & Cosmetic Dentistry

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Does Chewing Gum Prevent Cavities?

Some studies have indicated that chewing gum may contribute to cavity prevention. This may seem counterintuitive to what we’ve been told in the past, but within a certain set of parameters, gum chewing may actually be in our favor. Below, Dr. Darian Hampton from The Hamptons Family and Cosmetic Dentistry, a dental practice in North Dallas, outlines the dos and don’ts of gum chewing in relation to oral health.
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Are You Brushing This Commonly Missed Spot?

Regular visits to your dentist are essential, but good oral hygiene starts at home. Brushing twice a day helps you maintain healthy teeth and gums that will really give you something to smile about. In this blog post, North Dallas cosmetic dentistry specialist, Dr. Darian Hampton, discusses proper brushing techniques to ensure you reach even the most commonly missed spots.   Continue reading

Choosing a Dentist

Tips to Find a New Dentist

Finding a talented and trusted dentist might seem difficult, especially if you are nervous or anxious about dental care in general. The best dentist will make you feel calm and comfortable, offer a broad range of general, cosmetic and restorative services and use the latest technology to make treatment quicker and safer.

Dr. Darian Hampton of The Hamptons Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in North Dallas understands the challenges of finding the right dentist, and has a few helpful tips for anyone who is on the search. Continue reading

Philips Releases iPhone-Connected “Smart” Toothbrush

If you’ve ever wondered how well you actually brush your teeth, you’re in luck. Philips just released a new electric toothbrush that provides real-time feedback and personalized coaching via smartphone app. Think of it like a personal trainer that critiques your brushing as opposed to your push-ups!

Dr. Darian Hampton of The Hamptons Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in Carrollton, TX shares the details of the new toothbrush here. Continue reading

Back-to-School Dental Tips

Back-to-School Dental Tips

In the hustle and bustle of getting your children back to school, don’t forget about their oral health. By making sure they start the year off with healthy and strong teeth and gums, you’ll be setting them up for success. Dr. Darian Hampton, an expert in cosmetic dentistry in the North Dallas area, shares his best back-to-school dental tips here. Continue reading

In-office teeth whitening benefits

The Benefits of Professional In-Office Teeth Whitening

In-office teeth whitening (bleaching) is one of the most popular cosmetic dental procedures performed today. At Hamptons Dental, experienced North Dallas dentist Dr. Darian Hampton regularly meets with patients who are embarrassed by dull or yellow teeth and wish to brighten their smile with teeth whitening. Many of these patients are curious to find out what benefits an in-office whitening session holds over at-home whitening treatments. Dr. Hampton breaks down the benefits of professional in-office teeth whitening in this blog post. Continue reading

Benefits of Ceramic Dental Crowns

The Benefits of Ceramic Dental Crowns

In past years, dental crowns were made using only gold or metal amalgam. But thanks to advances in dentistry over the years, dentists are now able to offer ceramic dental crowns, which are designed to match the look and feel of natural teeth. North Dallas dentist Dr. Darian Hampton is pleased to offer patients ceramic dental crowns for an attractive and long-lasting smile. In this blog post, he discusses some of the benefits patients can expect with ceramic dental crowns. Continue reading

Placing dental implants

How Many Dental Implants Can You Have Placed at One Time?

Considered to be the most long-lasting solution to missing teeth, dental implants are titanium posts that work as roots to support artificial teeth. Dr. Darian Hampton has treated countless patients with dental implants in North Dallas. Many of his patients, particularly those who are missing several or all of their teeth, wonder how many dental implants can be placed at one time. Here, Dr. Hampton discusses the answer in detail. Continue reading