Entries by Byron Briggs, DDS

Why Invisalign Is A Great Solution for Your Smile

Aligning your teeth and fixing your overbite or underbite issues go much beyond the aesthetic. Of course, the primary reason many patients may want to straighten their teeth is to have more confidence in their daily life, but it also solves many structural issues that occur with misaligned teeth. Athens Smiles Family Dental of St. Athens, […]

The Worst Foods For Your Teeth  

The ideal diet includes a wider range of whole, nutrient-dense foods that are free from chemicals and additives. Unfortunately, many people struggle to consistently eat an ideal diet. Here and there, processed, sugary foods make their way into the mouths of millions of Americans. As your Athens, TX, dentist can tell you, some foods are […]

Is Sedation Dentistry Right for You?  

Dental anxiety is a common problem for both children and adults. Sedation dentistry can be the ideal solution for patients whose anxiety prevents them from receiving the dental services they need. Athens Smiles Family Dental is pleased to offer sedation dentistry for patients of all ages. What is Sedation Dentistry? The American Dental Association (ADA) […]

What You Need to Know About Fastbraces 

Fastbraces straighten and align teeth just as regular braces do. However, they do it in much less time. Where traditional braces require between 18 and 30 months of treatment, Fastbraces require 12 months or less. If you’re interested in learning more about Fastbraces, Athens Smiles Family Dental, your go-to dentist in Athens, TX, is happy to […]