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Dr. Michael T. Thrasher

Sedation Dentistry

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Hillcrest Dental Care

7124 Woodway Drive

Waco, TX 76712

General Info: (254) 848-6696

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Diet and Dental Health

Diets low in certain nutrients can reduce resistance to oral and dental infections including gum disease and tooth decay. A healthy immune system is essential to controlling periodontal disease. Counseling in the Four Basic Food groups will improve dental health and general health.

The consumption of sugar, especially in sticky forms or in a baby bottle while sleeping, contributes to the rapid development of dental decay. Dr. Thrasher believes that a balanced diet, effective brushing and sensible eating habits can reduce the risk of, or even prevent, infectious dental disease. If you need more information on how a healthy diet can improve your dental health, please don't hesitate to call Hillcrest Dental Care at (254) 848-6696.

Selecting a Toothbrush

When it comes to basic dental care, Dr. Thrasher will tell you that nothing tops brushing. If you choose to use a manual toothbrush, be sure that it is small enough to reach your entire mouth easily. Also, bristles that are too firm can cause your gums to bleed. Those who prefer something a bit more convenient and comfortable might consider an electric toothbrush. Be sure the head is soft and the bristles move in a back-and-forth motion.

If you have questions about your toothbrush, call us at (254) 848-6696 and we’ll be pleased to offer recommendations.

Dental Disease Is Preventable

Developing healthy lifelong dental habits is the best way to prevent nearly every type of dental disease. Dr. Thrasher recommends that you brush your teeth twice a day with a good toothpaste, floss between your teeth every day, eat a balanced diet and limit your between-meal snacks.

Be sure to schedule regular dental care by calling Hillcrest Dental Care at (254) 848-6696. By making smart food choices and following a healthy dental routine, you can dramatically lower your risk of developing tooth decay.

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Laser Gum Treatment

We offer laser gum treatment at Hillcrest Dental Care. Learn more about Periolase/LANAP.

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STATEMENT OF PHILOSOPHY

The goal for our practice is simply to help our patients retain their teeth all of their lives…in maximum comfort, function, health and esthetics…and to accomplish this appropriately by offering quality dentistry in a pleasant atmosphere.

Special Offers

* Complimentary New Patient Cosmetic Evaluation

* $40 New Patient Exam and X-Ray

* Whitening for Life, a one-time fee of $129

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Central Texas Area Sedation Dentist for Comfortable Stress-Free Treatment

Central Texas area sedation dentist Dr. Thrasher offers a variety of effective dental sedation solutions that will make your treatment stress-free. Now you can stop putting off the oral care you need to keep your teeth healthy and attractive.

Ask us about conscious sedation to help relieve the stress of some cosmetic dentistry procedures. We also provide dental implants, cosmetic dentistry and dentures.

We have a history of success with patients who suffer from dental anxiety and dental phobias. You'll feel relaxed and comfortable in the care of our warm and highly-skilled team of dental professionals.

Call Hillcrest Dental Care now at (254) 848-6696 to schedule an appointment with your Central Texas area sedation dentist. Or just fill out our easy online form. We're looking forward to creating a pleasant dental experience for you.

Service Areas

Hillcrest Dental Care is proud to provide sedation dentistry in Waco, Woodway, Temple, Gatesville, Central Texas and McLennan County.

If you're looking for a highly-trained sedation dentist in McLennan County you've come to the right place. Dr. Thrasher offers sedation dentistry that McLennan County residents depend on for the highest quality dental care.

Hillcrest Dental Care Office Hours

Hillcrest Dental Care Office Hours
  Morning Afternoon/Evening
Mon. 7am - 12pm 12pm - 5pm
Tue. 7am - 12pm 12pm - 5pm
Wed. 7am - 12pm 12pm - 5pm
Thu. 7am - 12pm 12pm - 5pm
Fri. 8am - 12pm Closed
Sat. Closed Closed
Sun. Closed Closed

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Hillcrest Dental Care
7124 Woodway Drive
Waco, Texas 76712
General Info: (254) 848-6696

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