Don’t Forget To Clean Your Tongue!

A HEALTHY TONGUE is incredibly important for a healthy mouth. We know we talk a lot about your teeth, but it’s time we told you more about your tongue, that amazing muscle that allows us to speak, taste, and swallow! Get Rid of Bacteria by Cleaning Your Tongue You’ve already brushed your teeth for two minutes… Read more »

What To Know About Infant Dental Care And Teething

DENTAL CARE IS IMPORTANT at all ages, even for babies! Here are some tips on how you can care for your child’s mouth even before their first precious smile. Good Oral Care Begins Before Teething Even though your baby’s primary teeth won’t come in until they are around four to seven months old, caring for their… Read more »

Team Spotlight: Shanna

Our monthly team member spotlight is here! This month we are learning more about our amazingly talented hygienist Shanna. Be sure to leave a comment here or on our Facebook Page and let her know how much she is appreciated at Hudson Family Dental! Name: Shanna Position: Lead Hygenist Zodiac Sign: Scorpio 1. Who is… Read more »

10 Fun Dental Facts You Probably Didn’t Know!

THE TRUTH IS, our teeth are amazing! Without them we wouldn’t be able to speak, eat, sing, or smile properly. We’d like to celebrate our teeth by sharing some interesting dental facts you may not have known! Here Are 10 Fun Dental Facts If you’ve been using floss daily, by the end of the year the total… Read more »

What Is a Frenectomy?

YOU EVER HEARD of a person being “tongue-tied” or “lip-tied”? As dental professionals, we care about the health of your mouth as a whole, not just your teeth. When a tongue or lip-tie is present, some problems may arise that we can help with! Why Do Lip And Tongue-Ties Occur? A lip or tongue-tie occurs… Read more »

Win a $40 HEB gift card with our Healthy Eating Challenge!

ARE YOU READY TO TAKE THE HEALTHY EATING CHALLENGE? We all know including more healthy fruits and vegetables in our diet can substantially improve our physical health. But did you know eating your fruits and veggies can benefit your smile as well? During your next visit, pledge to take the “Healthy Eating Challenge” and post… Read more »

Tooth Fairy Traditions

THE TOOTH FAIRY is one of many childhood fantasy figures we remember fondly. We lost our baby teeth, stuck them under our pillow, and the mysterious tooth fairy would swap our teeth out for money! What could be better? The tooth fairy isn’t quite the same for everyone though! The legend of the tooth fairy has changed… Read more »

Give Your Kids a Jumpstart on Oral Health Care!

YOUR CHILD’S BABY TEETH are just as important as their permanent teeth. Kids may not keep their first teeth forever, but they require just as much diligent care as future permanent teeth. In fact, maintaining your child’s dental health when they are young will provide health benefits well into adulthood as well as set them on… Read more »

Team Member Spotlight: Jody

Name: Jody Position: Business Coordinator 1. If you could vacation anywhere on the planet, where would you go? In a cabin far in the woods, no technology, just Mother Nature. 2. What is your favorite childhood movie? Predator. We didn’t have a TV until I was like 6 or 7 and we only had a… Read more »

February Is Children’s Dental Health Month

THE CDC REPORTS that 1 in 5 children (between ages 5 and 11) in the US have untreated tooth decay. Not only should tooth decay be treated in regular dental appointments, it should be prevented! Tooth decay is 100 percent preventable with effective personal care and regular dental cleanings. In honor of Children’s Dental Health Month, we’re spreading the word… Read more »