As your family dentist in Wylie, Dr. Lonnie Guardiola cares about more than just your teeth and gums. He and our whole team know that lasting oral health is achieved only when your systemic well-being is well cared for, too. Many children and adults unknowingly suffer from food allergies, which can have a host of larger effects. In fact, a food allergy sends someone to the emergency room every 3 minutes in the United States, totalling more than 200,000 ER visits per year. Given that fact, we think it’s about time to talk about food allergies!
Smile Studio of Wylie Blog
May 31, 2017
March 10, 2017
I’m new to Wylie – I just moved down to DFW from Oklahoma for a new job and I’m loving Texas so far – the great weather, the beautiful skylines, and the authentic street tacos. But there’s one aspect of settling in that I haven’t quite accomplished yet – finding the right dentist near me. I want someone who’s qualified, respected, and who offers comprehensive care, but who’s also friendly and compassionate. How can I find the right dentist for me? Where should I start? Luckily for you, the team at Smile Studio of Wylie is here to offer the four most important things to look for in your new oral health professional.
February 5, 2017
Everyone over the age of two needs to see the dentist every 6 months for preventive care. However, that does not mean you should wait until your child turns two to take them to their dentist in Wylie for the first time. It is recommended, children see their dentist before the age of one. Ideally, they will visit the dentist about 6 months after their first primary tooth erupts. Your child’s preventive care is vital for setting the right foundation for a lifetime commitment to dental health. But, we know it can be a bit stressful. To take the worry out of your child’s first dental visit, we have the information you need so you know what to expect.
January 16, 2017
You’re always careful – you drive below the speed limit, you exercise to prevent future health problems, and you don’t smoke. But no matter how diligent you are, accidents can happen to the best of us. And when they happen to your teeth, you need an oral healthcare professional you can trust. Get to know Dr. Lonnie Guardiola from Smile Studio of Wylie before a dental emergency happens, and follow these first aid tips if you experience an urgent situation.
November 5, 2016
If you are fearful or anxious when it comes time to visit the dentist, you are not alone. Dental phobias are actually quite common with an estimated 30 to 40 million people suffering from dental fears. Due to the fear of the unknown, bad experiences in the past, embarrassment, and several other factors, it is not uncommon to delay dental care because you are worried. Now, you can receive the care you need while overcoming your fears with a sedation dentist in Wylie, TX. With the use of sedation, your dental fears and phobias will fade away while you relax comfortably during your appointment.
October 31, 2016
So you’ve decided it’s time to make those smile improvements you’ve been thinking about — good choice! But how do you go about selecting a cosmetic dentist in Wylie, TX? It can feel overwhelming to make such a big decision, but it’s really not when you have these three tips. Dr. Guardiola advises you to look out for experience, services offered, and what other patients are saying.
September 12, 2016
Dental crowns have held a common place in dentistry for decades. Essentially, dental crowns are a custom-made cap that is placed over a tooth. With the cap in place, the health and function of a tooth is restored, while also improving the tooth’s appearance. Often, dental crowns are used in combination with other dental procedures, such as root canal therapy or with a bridge device to replace missing teeth. At Smile Studio of Wylie, we offer all-ceramic dental crowns in Wylie for both cosmetic and restorative procedures. We perform the procedure necessary to receive the crown in-office.
August 14, 2016
Sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder with approximately one in five adults suffering from mild to moderate sleep apnea. However, it is estimated, 80 to 90 percent of those with the disorder are undiagnosed. With the occurrence of the disorder so high, many are often concerned about the risk for heart attack. Cardiovascular disease and sleep apnea go hand-in-hand. There is a direct link between sleep apnea causing cardiovascular complications, such as heart attack and high blood pressure. As your dentist in Wylie, TX, we offer treatment for sleep apnea. We have the facts you need to know to protect your heart from the condition.
March 13, 2016
Losing one or more of your teeth takes a toll on your life in a number of ways. First, it can be embarrassing to talk or smile when you’ve lost a tooth. Missing a tooth may affect your speech since we rely on our teeth to help us form words. Eating and chewing the nutritious foods that you would normally enjoy becomes challenging and more of a task, and so your health may be affected. The good news is that dentistry offers many great options for replacing missing teeth, and the number one options is dental implants. Here’s some more information about how dental implants in Wylie, TX can change your life.
February 23, 2016
When you’re looking for the best dentist in Wylie, TX, you’re not making a simple decision. You’re selecting the medical professional who will care for your and your family’s teeth for years to come — so you want to know you’re making the right decision. At Smile Studio of Wylie, you’ll find the comprehensive dental services you and your loved ones need… all under one convenient roof.