Preparing for Mercury Filling Removal: Four Vital Steps for a Safer Transition

More individuals are considering the removal of mercury fillings as the awareness of the health risks of mercury are increasing. However, the process of removing mercury fillings requires careful planning to minimize potential exposure and ensure a safe transition. Before scheduling an appointment with a SMART certified dentist, it’s essential to understand the process and … Continued

Why Do You Need to Remineralize Your Teeth?

Remineralization of teeth is crucial for overall oral health, and it can have broader implications for your general well-being. Here’s why remineralization of teeth is important: Prevents Tooth Decay Remineralization helps repair the enamel of your teeth, which is the protective outer layer. When enamel demineralizes due to acids produced by bacteria in your mouth, … Continued

The Power of Collaboration: Integrative Dentistry, Craniosacral Therapy, Osteopathy, and Myofunctional Therapy for Optimal Health

In recent years, healthcare has witnessed a paradigm shift towards a more integrative approach, emphasizing the interconnectedness of different bodily systems. One field where this biological perspective has been particularly influential is dentistry. Integrative dentistry combines traditional dental practices with therapies to provide a comprehensive approach to oral health. At Santa Teresa Smiles, we believe … Continued

An Integrative Approach to Oral Health

Santa Teresa Smiles is an Integrative Dental Office. But what is an integrative dentist? Integrative Dental Care approaches your oral health while considering your overall health. It considers the process and materials used as a part of the solution to helping your body heal. Also called Biological or Environmental dentists, we operate from a place … Continued

Post-Op Dental Procedure Diet

Are you interested in learning more about dental implants? Do you need a tooth extracted or another smile restoration treatment? Santa Teresa Smiles provides an array of dental services tin El Paso, TX and Santa Teresa, NM o help you achieve a healthy and beautiful smile.

When Should You Replace a Filling?

The best way to know if an old filling needs to be replaced is by visiting your Santa Teresa or El Paso dental office for a professional opinion. Dr. Oushy would be happy to examine your teeth and dental restorations to determine the best course of action.

What Is Dental Implant Restoration?

Dental implants are very similar to natural teeth, so you can brush and floss the same way you would your natural teeth! Contact Santa Teresa Smiles to schedule a consultation to see if you qualify for this popular restorative solution. We have flexible payment options!

Tips for Caring for Your Dentures

If you need a dental exam or want to know more about dentures, Santa Teresa Smiles is ready to help you. Our holistic approach ensures that you get personalized treatment and not a cookie-cutter approach.