Weatherford Dentist: Your Smile Impacts Overall Health

January 30, 2017

A healthy smile creates good overall health, say Weatherford dentists, Drs. Romack and Mulkey. Learn how your teeth and gums relate to the rest of you.Your Weatherford dentists, Dr. Deborah Romack and Dr. Garrett Mulkey, of Cosmetic & Family Dentistry maintain that your oral health either helps or hurts your overall health, well-being and self-image. So, they urge their patients to have twice yearly dental exams and hygienic cleanings as foundational to a long-lasting, attractive smiles and good systemic health.


Weatherford Dentist: Why Gums are Red and Swollen

January 27, 2017

Your gums are swollen and red from gingivitis. This can lead to tooth loss. Read about periodontal therapy with your Weatherford dentists at Cosmetic & Family Dentistry.What’s a leading reason for tooth loss among American adults? Is it oral injury? Is it tooth decay? Gum disease, or periodontal disease, is one of the biggest reasons why people lose teeth in the United States. Surprised? Don’t be. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) in Atlanta says that 50 percent of adults over the age of 30 have gum disease to one degree or other. What causes periodontal disease with those red, swollen gums, and how do Dr. Deborah Romack and Dr. Garrett Mulkey, dentists in Weatherford at Cosmetic & Family Dentistry, treat it?


Taking Care of Your Gum Disease in Weatherford

October 17, 2016

Gum disease requires extra care. Your Weatherford dentists at Cosmetic & Family Dentistry talk about what you can do for better oral health.

Gum disease is Weatherford is an all-too-common oral health issue. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) estimate that more than half of Americans over the age of 30 suffer from bleeding gums–or worse. Dr. Deborah Romack and Dr. Garrett Mulkey, Weatherford dentists, treat gum disease and show patients how to take care of their mouths for best oral health.


Important Tips to Prevent Cavities from Your Dentist in Weatherford

March 5, 2016

Filed under: Preventive Dentistry — Tags: — Dr. Deborah Romack @ 7:30 pm

dentist in WeatherfordCavities are a very common occurrence, especially in children. Cavities form as enamel weakens due to poor oral hygiene and certain lifestyle risk factors. Once a cavity has formed, it will require treatment to remove the area of decay while the area is sealed with a filling to prevent additional damage. While treatment is simple and effective, repeat cavities can weaken the structure of the tooth, eventually leading to more invasive restorative procedures, and in some cases, extraction of the tooth. As a leading dentist in Weatherford, we encourage you to treat cavities before they even start with simple preventative measures.

Looking for a Dentist in Aledo, TX? Look No Further!

December 1, 2015

dentist aledoBig city benefits with a small town feel? It may sound too good to be true, but you can find all that and more with your dentist in Aledo at Cosmetic & Family Dentistry. Our team combines the latest in technology with the top in comfort to ensure your visit is the best it can be, from start to finish — because we know when you feel good about visiting the dentist, your oral health greatly improves. Keep reading to learn what sets our dental office apart from the rest, then schedule your appointment today.


What causes gingivitis, and how is it treated?

November 1, 2015

Filed under: Preventive Dentistry — Dr. Deborah Romack @ 4:13 pm

GingivitisGingivitis occurs when plaque infects gums. Weatherford Cosmetic & Family Dentistry offers diagnosis and treatment of this threat to oral and systemic health.

Gingivitis is the mildest form of gum disease in the Weatherford area and across the United States. Often progressing to more harmful periodontitis, gingivitis can be successfully prevented and treated through good oral hygiene practices and regular dental exams and cleanings. (more…)

Sedation Dentistry: Making a Visit to the Dentist Less Scary and More Relaxing

October 29, 2014

76132811In this season of frightening ghosts and goblins, thoughts of scary things come naturally to mind. For many people, one of those is a trip to the dentist. But the thought of dental work doesn’t need to be scary if you know that your dentist has sedation dentistry. Dr. Deborah Romack and Dr. Garrett Mulkey of Cosmetic and Family Dentistry in Weatherford, TX, offer free nitrous oxide for patients who need a little help getting comfortable in the dentist’s chair. (more…)

Family Dentistry 101: 5 Tips for a Tooth Healthy Halloween

October 15, 2014

465176869Can you remember the childhood excitement of Halloween? The scary movies, the costumes, the haunted houses and most importantly, the candy! No doubt, the children in your family are just as excited this month about the impending festivities. However, as an adult you’re now aware of the potential health hazards of consuming too much sugar over the holiday. Assuage your fears by taking note of these five simple ways to make the holiday healthier for your entire family. You should also make sure that everyone in your family has had a dental check-up in the last six months. If they haven’t, you can make an appointment with the gentle and experienced dentists of Cosmetic and Family Dentistry today to protect their dental health this holiday season. Dr. Romack and Dr. Mulkey restore smiles daily throughout Weatherford, TX, Mineral Wells, Benbrook, Saginaw, Azle and White Settlement. (more…)

How Do You Avoid Cavities?

September 15, 2014

80402812Learning that you have a cavity is never good news. This is because cavities are usually precursors to larger problems with your teeth like toothaches, root canals and extractions. The good news, however, is that you can take steps to prevent cavities from forming in the first place. The easiest way to prevent cavities is to visit a dentist regularly. Make an appointment with the dentists at Cosmetic and Family Dentistry today to schedule your next check-up. Dr. Romack and Dr. Mulkey proudly serve patients throughout Weatherford, TX, Mineral Wells, Benbrook, Saginaw, Azle and White Settlement. (more…)

Protect Yourself from the Unseen Perils of Periodontal Disease in Weatherford, TX

March 11, 2014

Shutterstock Health Body PerioMost people know that periodontal disease can lead to some serious oral health issues, including swollen gums, chronic bad breath, frequent bleeding and even tooth loss. Unfortunately, this common disease can also contribute to a variety of other complications that may prove life-threatening. At Cosmetic & Family Dentistry in Weatherford, TX, Dr. Deborah A. Romack and Dr. Garrett Mulkey offer comprehensive periodontal therapy to combat gum disease, a condition that affects approximately 80 percent of the adult population in America. (more…)