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Use It or Lose It!

Most dental benefits expire at the end of December. Now is a great time to use your remaining benefits that you have already paid for to come in for your dental exam, cleanings, and dental work. Call today to schedule your visit. Appointments are filling up quickly for the end of the year. We look forward to seeing you!

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Dr. John Garza, Associate Clinical Professor

We would like to congratulate Dr. John Garza for starting his part-time position as an Associate Clinical Professor at the University of Texas School of Dentistry. Dr. Garza is grateful for this opportunity to not only be involved in the training of his future peers but also to be able to learn from the many talented and experienced faculty members who teach at his alma mater.

 

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Girl Scouts at the Dental Office

Girl Scouts, community service

We were happy to have a visit from a sweet squad of 6-year-old Girl Scouts last week. Dr. Tina Garza spoke to the girls about the importance of self respect and how taking good care of your teeth is a reflection of your self respect. Phyllis then took the girls and their parents on a tour of the office and showed them the equipment the dentist uses for dental checkups and cleanings. Finally a hands-on demonstration was setup with teeth, dentures, and toothbrushes so we could practice proper oral hygiene techniques. It was great to have an enthusiastic, energetic group of young ladies in the office learning about good oral ...

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Soprolife Diagnostic Camera

Sopro Life camera

At Northpointe Family Dentistry, we are committed to using the most advanced technology available to accurately diagnose your oral condition and to identify problems as early as possible so the treatment needed will be at a minimum. That is why we have incorporated the Soprolife intraoral camera as part of our preventative visits. The Soprolife camera is able to take clear pictures of your teeth as well as use auto fluorescence technology to identify cavities - even at its earliest stages. Healthy tooth structure will appear green while unhealthy, cavitated areas will appear red. This tool also helps patients see areas of their mouth and teeth that they aren't normally ...

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Continuing Education

This month the entire team at Northpointe Family Dentistry attended the Star of the South dental conference at the George R. Brown Convention Center. We gained additional knowledge through continuing education on cutting edge dental implant technology and enhanced dental anxiety relief options to give our patients the best available care in the most relaxing atmosphere possible. Our front office team also learned tips and tricks from industry experts to help our patients maximize their dental insurance benefits for the new year. Schedule your consultation today to discuss how we can use this new information to help you achieve your desired smile! 

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Opalescence GO

Northpointe Family Dentistry is now offering Opalescence Go. An easy-to-use, convenient new option for getting a brighter, whiter smile today!

Opalescence has prepared a powerful new formulation of bleaching material that contains potassium nitrate and fluoride to maintain healthy tooth enamel and minimize sensitivity while still being able to whiten your teeth in 30-60 minutes. The trays adapt to your teeth for comfortable wear without an extra dental visit for messy impressions and custom trays.

Call today to reserve your pack of Opalescence Go. One pack contains 20 (10 upper and 10 lower) trays ...

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