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Alternative Text Posted November 27, 2020 / Blog, Patient Care
Meghna Dassani, DMD

Strategies for Teasing: Helping Kids Feel Better About Their Smile

Every kid feels uncomfortable in social situations sometimes, especially when they feel they “look different”—and studies show the #1 reason kids are bullied for their appearance is the way their teeth look. Bullies sense this discomfort and annoy, anger, and confuse kids who already feel vulnerable—and if the child being teased is openly reactive, the […]

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Alternative Text Posted November 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Meghna Dassani, DMD

Why Does My Jaw Hurt?

If your jaw clicks when it opens, or you can’t fully open it, or you have pain in your face and trouble chewing, then you’re among the 15% of Americans who have chronic jaw pain. Your jaw joint is called the temporomandibular joint, or TMJ. The name comes from the jaw’s role to connect your […]

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Alternative Text Posted October 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services
Meghna Dassani, DMD

Professional Dental Cleanings Make a Big Difference

You’ve been hearing it for years – “make sure to visit Dr. Meghna Dassani twice a year for your regular cleanings.” Just in case you’ve ever wondered why regular dental cleanings are so important, Dassani Dentistry would like to take this opportunity to let Houston residents in on some information you don’t often hear. Let […]

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Alternative Text Posted October 13, 2020 / Blog, Patient Care
Meghna Dassani, DMD

Dental Friends with Benefits

At Dassani Dentistry, our goal is to make your dental visits as pleasant as possible. Part of this effort includes taking the complication out of utilizing your insurance benefits. Dr. Meghna Dassani knows there can be confusing terms and stipulations in insurance plans that can be a barrier between you and the care you need. […]

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Alternative Text Posted September 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Meghna Dassani, DMD

Can My Child’s Asthma Affect Their Dental Health?

Did you know more than 26 million Americans have asthma, and it’s the leading chronic disease in children? As dental health professionals that understand how deeply your oral and overall health rely on one another and want both to be optimal for your child, we feel it’s important to talk about how asthma might affect […]

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Alternative Text Posted September 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Meghna Dassani, DMD

Bacteria: The Good, the Bad & the Neutral

Living in a land of antibacterial gels, soaps, plastics, and even fabrics, it might surprise you to hear that tons of bacteria live in your mouth every day, and they aren’t all bad! In fact, some play an important role in keeping up your overall health.  Some oral bacteria, however, can cause serious problems and […]

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Alternative Text Posted August 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services, Dental Technology
Meghna Dassani, DMD

Salivary Diagnostics: What Can Your Saliva Reveal?

If you’ve tuned in to any crime scene investigation shows, you’ve probably heard of salivary testing, but did you know it’s becoming increasingly common in dental offices? Salivary testing has a bright future in medicine because of how much it can tell us about your state of health—both oral and overall. One of the reasons […]

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Alternative Text Posted August 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services, Dental Technology
Meghna Dassani, DMD

Bonding: A Perfect Smile is Always in Style

Whether you’ve never been thrilled with your smile, or it lacks the luster it once had, dental bonding is a multipurpose cosmetic and restorative dental procedure that can be performed on patients of all ages. Bonding has the capability to fill gaps, correct damage, and refurbish the overall structure and look of your teeth. Dassani […]

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Alternative Text Posted July 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services, Patient Care
Meghna Dassani, DMD

Does My Child Have to Have a Shot to Get Dental Work?

No one of any age gets shots in their mouth for fun, and fear of needles (trypanophobia) is a documented condition. Children may fear shots because they seem so unfamiliar, with a fear of potential pain. Does your child have to have a shot to get dental work? It will depend on the procedure being […]

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Alternative Text Posted July 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services, Dental Technology
Meghna Dassani, DMD

Rising Oral Cancer Rates – Have You Been Screened?

The prevalence of oral cancer in America is increasing, with an estimated 49,750 people being diagnosed in 2017 alone. Of those newly diagnosed individuals, it is projected that only 57% will live 5 years beyond receiving the news. Oral cancer will cause almost 10,000 deaths annually, equating to nearly 1 person per hour. These statistics […]

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