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
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
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!
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
Regular dental cleanings are essential to maintaining oral health. But it’s what you do at home in between your cleanings that really makes a difference in the health and strength of your teeth and gums. Follow these tips from Dr. Darian Hampton of The Hamptons Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, a dental practice in North Dallas, to keep your oral health on track. Continue reading
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
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
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
Have you noticed your gums bleeding lately or feeling tender or sore? If so, you may have gingivitis, the earliest (and most common) stage of periodontal (gum) disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately half of all American adults age 30 and older have periodontal (gum) disease. There is no one cause of gingivitis, but rather several factors that can increase one’s risk of developing the condition. Continue reading to learn about some of the most common risk factors. Continue reading
Dr. Darian Hampton offers North Dallas patients several options to improve their smiles. Two of the most popular options are dental crowns and porcelain veneers. But which one is right for you? Both options offer their own set of benefits. In this blog post, North Dallas dentist Dr. Hampton discusses the applications of dental crowns and veneers, as well as how they differ. Continue reading