Hillcrest Dental Care
7124 Woodway Drive
Waco, TX 76712
General Info: (254) 848-6696
From a dental point of view, there's nothing soft about so-called soft drinks. Sugar does not directly damage teeth. That happens when certain bacteria in the mouth release acids that eat into tooth enamel. These bacteria, however, need food to survive and refined sugar is a very potent source. What you eat, they eat. If not eliminated promptly, they hang around to do their dirty work.
The real culprit in carbonated soft drinks, however, is the fizz itself: carbonic acid. A sugary, un-carbonated drink like Kool-Aid is actually easier on teeth than, say, Diet Pepsi. So watch your consumption of soft drinks and be sure to contact Hillcrest Dental Care at (254) 848-6696 to schedule a dental checkup.
Cavities and broken fillings are easy to treat when they’re caught in the early stages. Without regular trips to the dentist, these problems will only get worse and can lead to expensive and uncomfortable root canals, gum surgery and tooth extraction.
You owe it to yourself, and your pocketbook, to get regular dental care. Contact Hillcrest Dental Care today at (254) 848-6696 to schedule an appointment for a checkup and cleaning.
'First visit by first birthday' sums it up. Your child should visit a dentist when the first tooth comes in, usually between six and twelve months of age. Early examination and preventive care will protect your child's smile now and in the future. If you have questions regarding your baby's teeth, please call Hillcrest Dental Care at (254) 848-6696 and we’ll be glad to provide the answers.
We offer laser gum treatment at Hillcrest Dental Care. Learn more about Periolase/LANAP.
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.
* 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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Temple area sedation dentist Dr. Michael Thrasher is always happy to talk with you about all of the methods available to relieve your dental anxiety. You don't have to postpone the dental treatment you need any longer.
With various kinds of dental sedation treatments available, our amiable and highly-trained dental team knows just how to calm your fears. You'll feel relaxed and calm for the duration of your treatment. Ask us about conscious sedation to help relieve the stress of some cosmetic dentistry procedures. We also provide dental implants, cosmetic dentistry and dentures.
So if you want a skilled Temple area sedation dentist, call Hillcrest Dental Care today at (254) 848-6696. If you prefer, you can use our online form for convenient appointment scheduling. We want you to have a comfortable oral health care experience.
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 quality sedation dentist in Gatesville you've come to the right place. Dr. Thrasher offers sedation dentistry that Gatesville residents have come to trust for caring and professional dental care.