Common Dental Questions

At Steven T. Cutbirth DDS in Waco, we strive for excellence in dentistry every day. Providing the best possible dental care goes beyond cleanings and exams. We like patients who ask a lot of questions, because that tells us they are taking a strong interest in their dental health. Common Questions One of the questions…

Regular Cleanings And Heart Health

Waco Dental News Regular Cleanings And Heart Health

Visiting Steven T. Cutbirth DDS in Waco for twice-yearly dental checkups and cleanings every six months may seem inconvenient at times, but you may benefit in ways you never imagined. A recent study showed that people who had their teeth professionally cleaned at least once every two years were 24 percent less likely to have…

Why White Fillings?

Like any other dental practice, we fill a lot of cavities at Steven T. Cutbirth in Waco. As a holistic practice, we use white fillings exclusively. Did you know that more than ninety percent of American adults have had cavities at some point? That’s a lot of drilling and filling. White fillings are also called…

We Take Jaw Pain Seriously

Categories: General Dentistry, TMJ
Waco TMJ Treatment

If you are impacted by temporomandibular joint disorder or TMD, you know how the pain and discomfort can affect your quality of life. At Steven T. Cutbirth DDS in Waco, TMD (TMJ) treatment has helped countless patients manage their condition. The initials TMJ and TMD are often used interchangeabley, even among dental professionals. For the…

7 Steps For A Healthy Smile

Waco Extreme Smile Makeover

At Steven T. Cutbirth DDS in Waco, we are in agreement with Benjamin Franklin, who once said: “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” He was talking about fire safety, but it applies to dental health, too. Keeping your smile beautiful and healthy is done most effectively with preventative measures. Some critical…

Correcting Severe Dental Problems

Correcting Severe Dental Problems in Waco

Each separate restorative and cosmetic dentistry procedure performed at Steven T. Cutbirth DDS in Waco can address a specific problem. A porcelain veneer can correct the surface of a tooth that is discolored or slightly misshapen. Dental bonding can fill a small chip in an otherwise healthy tooth. Some dental issues are more extensive and…

Poor Oral Health And Heart Disease

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Attention dental patients of Steven T. Cutbirth DDS in Waco TX: brushing your teeth twice daily may help decrease your risk of heart disease. Scientists, dentists, and cardiologists have known for many years that there is a link between inflammation in the mouth (gum disease) and heart problems. However, a recent study analyzed oral health…

Don’t Put Off Your Dental Exam

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No matter what age you are, dental exams are an important practice for keeping your smile healthy and beautiful! At Steven T. Cutbirth in Waco TX, we like to see you every six months for a cleaning and checkup. Knowledge is Power Dental exams are often put off because they can be seen as unnecessary.…

All About Toothpaste

At Steven T. Cutbirth DDS in Waco TX, the dentist urges all of our patients to brush and floss their teeth at least twice a day. This very good habit is the single most important thing you can do to maintain your dental health. What kind of toothpaste should you use? We have no one-size-fits-all…