How Long Should You Brush?

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At Mason Dental in Grapevine, we recommend two minutes as a minimum time for brushing your teeth. Most people think they brush that long, but might be surprised if they actually set a timer. Most of us only brush for about a minute, if that. We believe there is always room for improvement, even in something […]

Dental Floss: Which Type is Best?

Along with brushing, flossing is the most important thing you can do for healthy teeth and gums. There’s a variety of floss types to choose from. Which one is best for you? It depends. At Mason Dental in Grapevine TX, we’re using this space to summarize what’s available, and what might influence your choice of […]

What Is General Dentistry?

If you explored our website before landing on this blog, you have may noticed the term “general dentistry” on the menu, along with other services. “General dentistry” may sound bland, but it isn’t. At Mason Dental in Grapevine, it’s your assurance that we can diagnose and treat your most essential issues, and ensure your overall […]

Is It Growing In Your Mouth?

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Dental plaque can rear its ugly head in your mouth, no matter how meticulous you are with your dental hygiene. In this post from Mason Dental in Grapevine, we’ll discuss plaque and how it can go from being a nuisance to being a serious issue. The plaque process goes something like this: Bacteria naturally occurs […]

3 Reasons Not To Skip A Dental Checkup

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Life gets busy. Sometimes it seems impossible to keep up with everything you “gotta do”. At Mason Dental in Grapevine, we understand that. But don’t put your dental health at risk by canceling or postponing a checkup because you think it’s less important than the other twenty items on your to-do list. Twice-yearly dental exams […]