Most Oklahoma City men and women know that flossing is an important part of oral health. The value of this simple yet critical exercise in oral hygiene has been shown time and time again. But does fear have to play a role in Moore’s commitment to the practice? Flossing offers a chance to remove bits […]
Body piercings are a common form of self-expression seen around Moore. Today’s post is for those who currently have an oral piercing or are considering one. Since this is a dental blog, I am sure you expect us to raise all sorts of alarms warning of the dangers of piercings. You are right. Unfortunately, these […]
Even some Oklahoma City people with top notch oral health want to improve specific components of their smile. Though proper brushing is critical for healthy teeth, it won’t re-contour a gumline or repair a chipped tooth. A cavity-free mouth may still have stained or slightly misaligned teeth. If you want to correct the smile elements […]
If you receive dental treatment at OKC Smiles during your pregnancy, be sure to inform Dr. Mark Phan that you are expecting. This will affect decisions about X-rays, pain relievers, antibiotics, and conscious sedation.
10. If you are looking for an excellent dentist in the Oklahoma City area, we invite you to schedule an appointment with Dr. Mark Phan at OKC Smiles. At OKC Smiles, we provide gentle, quality care for children and adults. Talk to us about preventative, restorative, cosmetic, or children’s dentistry. We look forward to serving you.
Mark Phan, DDS, of OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City is accepting new patients. If you do not currently have a dentist or are unhappy with your provider, we invite you to learn about our practice and meet our team. We are confident that you will like what you find. Many Oklahoma City residents entrust us with their dental health and we enjoy the relationships we have with them.
Canker sores are small ulcer-like sores with a white or gray base and a red border. They are found on the inside of the mouth and while they are not contagious, they can be painful. Typically a canker sore heals in a week or two. Antimicrobal mouth-rinses, over-the-counter topical anesthetics, and avoiding spicy and acidic foods may offer you temporary relief while your sore is healing.
Hi. I’m Dr. Mark Phan, a general and cosmetic dentist here in Oklahoma City. It is my goal to help my patients have optimum oral health, and today I would like to talk about something else associated with our mouths that doesn’t get as much attention as cavities or cosmetic dentistry: it’s our sense of taste.