For this month’s healthy recipe, we are going to delve into the Greek side of healthy recipes and craft a simple, but mouthwatering chicken and hummus pita. A healthy diet is crucial to maintain a healthy body and smile, but adding some various genres to your palate can keep your dishes healthy, exciting, and tasty. (more…)
We all want a set of pearly whites that contributes to a healthy, youthful, attractive-looking smile. Sometimes though, bad habits develop that hamper the health of your teeth, and therefore your smile’s ability to stay at the top of its game. Therefore, our team here at Smile Envy encourages you to note five common missteps that your mouth wants you to avoid. (more…)
You already know that your premier dentist in Katy, TX is ever-ready to assist you in maintaining sound oral health and a spectacular smile. Were you aware though, that Dr. Barker also has the expertise to provide you with much needed relief from the effects of sleep apnea. (more…)
Ever since Grand Rapids, Michigan became the world’s first city to adjust the fluoride level of its water supply in January, 1945, fluoridation of community water was become viewed as an important measure in improving oral health.
Reports show that currently, over 70 percent of the U.S. population served by public water systems receive the benefit of optimally fluoridated water. Since 1950, the American Dental Association (ADA) has continued to endorse fluoridation of community water supplies as safe and effective for preventing tooth decay. (more…)
You do not have to be an executive chef to whip up some healthy, tasty meals. All you need are the right ingredients, a creative mind, and your five star dishes will be nothing short from delicious and nutritious. (more…)
Are you aware that some smile-deficiencies you’ve disliked for years can be resolved in as little as one dental appointment? That’s right! Thanks to the modern, highly popular option of cosmetic bonding, your smile can be transformed in the time it takes to watch the average movie. Does your smile need a little upgrading due to any of the following smile-impeding conditions? (more…)
A happy, healthy-looking mouth does not occur simply by accident. It involves adopting a good routine of oral healthcare to ensure your smile maintains its full potential and beauty. Show your smile some love by adopting these 3 simple, yet all-important steps. (more…)
Do you have a guilty-pleasure with cookies, and having a hard time resisting them despite its unhealthy traits? Well there’s no need to fear because Spectrum Health has the answer to your cravings: no-bake cookies. In as little as 20 minutes, you can get the mouthwatering bite from a cookie without the fattening consequences. (more…)
Do you feel self-conscious about the state of your grin? Or perhaps that at best, you possess an average smile that simply gets lost in the crowd? Don’t despair! Thanks to our modern cosmetic dentistry services, a smile that stands out and gets noticed is well within your reach. Utilizing our unique combination of dental expertise and the latest in dental technology, we can help boost your smile to the top of the popularity chart with our cosmetic dentistry performed by Dr. Bradley Barker, who is a respected dentist in Katy, TX. Consider five of our dental services that are among our patient-favorites: (more…)
According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, approximately 70 million Americans age 12 and older have used a cigarette at least once in the last month. Nicotine is one of the most heavily used addictive drugs and the leading cause of disease, disability, and death in the United States.
Additionally, smoking can negatively impact your oral health. You may have noticed the years of smoking have taken a noticeable, damaging toll on your smile. Despite this setback, there are ways to turn your life around and stop the damage tobacco is causing to your well-being and oral health. (more…)