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Dental X-Rays – Do I need one?

Mouth x-rays are a common activity during your dental appointment; however, you may not know why Dr. Cox requires an x-ray. Below is some information about how Cox Family Dentistry uses your x-rays to develop the best treatment plan for you.   Detecting Problems in Adults Dental x-rays are used to find problematic areas on, […]

Is a DDS or a DMD better?

DDS or DMD Some dentists list a DDS and others list a DMD after their name. It can be confusing to know which is better. Should you choose a dentist with a DDS or DMD? Actually, a DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) and a DMD (Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry or Doctor of Dental Medicine) […]

Four Little Known Amazing Results of Dental Veneers

Dental Veneers If you want to enhance your smile, dental veneers offer stunning, visible results. Compared to other cosmetic treatments, this offers the most dramatic change to achieve your ideal smile. Here are a few reasons why dental veneers at Cox Family Dentistry in Plano, Texas offers beautiful results: 1. Cover What’s Visible A dental crown […]

Dr. Cox Nominated for Texas New Dentist of the Year Award

Austin, TX – (August 15, 2017) – Nicholas Cox, DDS of Plano, Texas has been nominated by the North Texas Dental Society for the Texas Academy of General Dentistry’s (TAGD) Texas New Dentist of the Year Award. This award is considered the most prestigious honor a new dentist in Texas can earn. Dr. Cox is […]

4 Reasons to Consider Getting Dental Implants

Are getting dental implants really any better than tooth replacement options like dentures or bridges? Depending on your situation, they can be. Implants are unlike any other type of tooth replacement that’s available. The one of a kind treatment can be a huge asset to both your smile and your health. Here are four reasons […]

4 Ways TMJD Impacts You

“Oh, I have TMJD, I can’t open my mouth very wide.” Does this sound familiar? Your “TMJ” (temporomandibular joing) is a joint just like any other in the body…everyone has one, and it can become sore from time to time. When there’s an actual disorder associated with the joint, we usually refer to it as […]

Why should I See My Dentist for Teeth Whitening?

With so many teeth whitening products on TV and at the supermarket, it can feel overwhelming when you’re trying to pick the right one. After all, they’re all created equal…right? Not necessarily so. In fact, your dentist can usually guarantee far better results than anything that’s available over the counter. Here’s why: A Prescription Strength […]

Dental Veneers Offer Amazing Results

If you’ve been considering a smile makeover, dental veneers may be one of the very first things that you talk to your dentist about. Unlike other types of cosmetic treatment, veneers offer the most drastic approach to changing how your teeth look. Here’s why:  They Cover What’s Visible Unlike a full coverage crown, veneers only […]