Should I Use an Electric or Traditional Toothbrush?

October 24, 2017

Toothbrush and electric toothbrushOne of the most common questions we hear from patients is, “Should I use a traditional or electric toothbrush?” The answer is not always what patients want to hear – it’s up to you. It’s true. Both manual and electric toothbrushes will adequately clean your smile as long as you use them properly. In combination with regular preventive dental checkups, maintaining your daily oral hygiene routine, including thorough tooth brushing, is the key to achieving and maintaining your healthiest smile. Keep reading to learn more about how to keep your teeth shining with any kind of toothbrush.

Sedation Dentistry in Richardson, TX

June 16, 2016

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sedation dentistryDrs. McDougal and Richards understand that seeing the dentist can be daunting—if not frightening—for some people. The sights and sounds in a dentist’s office, the close quarters when you’re sitting in the dentist’s chair and perhaps the memory of a less than pleasant experience with another dentist can prevent people from seeing the dentist as often as they should. To help, we offer sedation dentistry in Richardson, TX, so you can have the treatment you need for the smile you deserve.


106 North Cottonwood Dr., Richardson, TX 75080 USA
Tom M. McDougal, DDS Comprehensive restorative and implant dentistry in Richardson, TX. 972-231-5376 972-231-6074