Are Dental X-Rays Safe?
Some of the most common questions we get have to do with dental x-rays: Are they safe? Why do my kids or I need them? And how often should I get them?
These are all great questions, and the answers can get complicated quickly, so we’ll do our best to cover the basics here.
Are Dental X-Rays Safe?
Let’s start with the ...
Happy Valentine's Day
Valentine's Day is always a fun and exciting day for us here at Full Circle Dental Care. For years, we've handed out roses to each of our patients for Valentine's Day. We do this because we love making everyone feel special before they leave our office.
Roses for Our Sweet Patients
Giving our patients a happy sentiment is something very simple for ...
Get to Know Your Dentist
Get To Know Your Dentist
Check out this interview we did with Dr. Sigmon to find out some interesting information about your dentist.
Interviewer: “Where are you from?”
Dr. Sigmon: “Born and raised in Oklahoma”
Interviewer: “Where did you attend Dental School”
Dr. Sigmon: “OU College of Dentistry. BOOMER SOONER”
Interviewer: “What was your first job and ...
Should I Brush Before Flossing?
The age-old question - should you floss before you brush or after? If you asked any one of our team members, you just might get a different answer on this one!
Before you report them for not knowing their stuff, each response can be right! As long as you're doing a thorough job, we don't care when you floss!
The Case for ...
Halloween Candy Buy Back
Too much Halloween Candy? Want to trade to your candy for cash? Would you like to send a little taste of home to our troops?
We Want To Buy Back Your Halloween Candy
Bring your unopened and unwanted Halloween candy into our office November 1st through November 12th. We will give you $1/lb up to $5 per child. All children are welcome ...
Pumpkin Contest for Breast Cancer Research
This will be be our 4th annual pumpkin decorating contest! Every October we divide into teams and decorate pumpkins for everyone to vote on which their favorite is. For every vote we donate $1 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Last year we received 173 votes. This year we are wanting to get up to 250 votes!! Every voter will also ...
Summer Snacks for a Healthy Smile
How to Know if You Have a Cavity
According to the National Institutes of Health, the most prevalent health condition after the common cold is tooth decay. It’s more than likely that if you haven’t already had a cavity, you will develop at least one in your lifetime. So, how do you know if you have a cavity? Well, depending on the severity of your tooth decay, you ...
Congenitally Missing Teeth
It's one thing to lose a tooth, whether through poor oral hygiene, accident, or oral surgery. A tooth not growing in where it should is something else. Between 2-4 percent of the population will have at least one tooth missing from their adult set. This condition is called congenitally missing teeth or hypodontia. In the much rarer event that the ...
The Big Scoop On Tooth Sensitivity
Do you get a painful jolt through your teeth every time you try to enjoy a bite of ice cream or a sip of fresh coffee? If you do, then you’re familiar with the woes of tooth sensitivity, and you’re not alone. More than half of adults between the ages of 20 and 50 experience some degree of sensitivity ...
Don’t Let Those Insurance Benefits Expire!
2017 is almost over, and that means it’s time to talk about dental insurance. Most dental plans don’t let the benefits roll over into the next year if they go unused. If you haven’t yet taken advantage of all your benefits, then now is the time to do so!
Is Your Coverage Compatible?
We accept most major insurance policies, and are in network with ...
As parents, our children’s well-being is always our top priority, and their dental health is a big part of that. It’s important to take good care of their baby teeth, of course, but what can we do to ensure that their permanent teeth get off to a good start?
A Child’s Risk Of Tooth Decay
Did you know that 40 percent ...
Follow Us On Social Media!
Are you on social media? We are too. We know it might seem crazy to follow a healthcare provider on Facebook or Instagram, but we honestly treasure our relationships with you. We consider you friends, and we care about what’s going on in your lives!
The Advantage To YOU, Our Valued Patient
- No obnoxious self-promotion; every post is considered from your point of view.
- You’re the first ...
Easy Ways To Improve Your Dental Health
We've all heard that if we want healthy teeth, we should brush twice a day, floss once a day, and schedule regular dental cleaning appointments twice a year. Definitely keep doing those things, but if you want to step up your oral health game, here are a few easy ways to do that.
Replace Your Toothbrush Regularly
One of the simplest ways you ...