Houston Heights Dentistry Blog

The official blog of Dr. Neela R. Patel and the Houston Heights Dentistry team.

Revitalize Your Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 04/15/2017

Cosmetic dentistry can open the door to a younger, revitalized – and smiling – YOU!

Read

Let Our Team Give You Dazzling Results in Time For That June Event

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 03/20/2017

et our team give you dazzling results in time for that June wedding or graduation. Book your spring smile update with us today.

Read

Soft Drinks, Hard Choices

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 02/15/2017

Why you want to stay away from soft drinks.

Read

Reward Yourself with Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 01/20/2017

Don’t you think you deserve some smile sizzle? Give yourself the gift of a great-looking, ego-­boosting cosmetic dental procedure!

Read

Our Sincere Thanks

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 12/31/2016

I’d like to take this opportunity to thank you personally for your many years of continued support for our family dental practice.

Read

Fight That Cold

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 12/13/2016

We recommend our patients change their toothbrushes every three months, or with the seasons.

Read

Five Ways to Prevent Cavities

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 11/17/2016

Just because you love your sweets doesn’t mean your teeth have to suffer the uncomfortable cavity consequences.

Read

Dark Chocolate & Your Teeth

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 07/18/2016

Many people may have heard that dark chocolate is good for you, but they might not have heard about how good it can be for your teeth.

Read

Follow our NOSES to learn all about Red NOSE Day — Thursday May 26, 2016

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 05/26/2016

Through the power of entertainment, Red Nose Day has raised awareness and money to help kids in the U.S. as well as internationally.

Read

Oral Cancer Screening for Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 04/22/2016

The Oral Cancer Foundation is a national public service, non-profit entity designed to reduce suffering and save lives.

Read

Earth Day

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 04/22/2016

Each year, Earth Day—April 22—marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970.

Read

Dental Emergencies

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 02/19/2016

Any dental emergency like an injury to the teeth or gums can be potentially serious and should not be ignored.

Read

Presidential Smiles Part Two

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 02/17/2016

Part two of our look at the history of how our leaders aching teeth, weird dentures, and oral health have shaped the nation in their own small ways.

Read

Presidential Smiles Part One

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 02/15/2016

The third Monday in February is Presidents’ Day. Several states specifically honor Washington, who was born Feb. 22.

Read

Who is Saint Apollonia?

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 02/09/2016

Have you ever heard of St. Apollonia? St Apollonia is the Patron Saint of Dentists.

Read

Children’s Dental Health Month

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 02/04/2016

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month.

Read

Toothbrush Tales – How old is your toothbrush?

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 01/28/2016

Toothbrush Tales – How old is your toothbrush?

Read

What Is A Dental Pothole?

Dr. Neela R. Patel | 01/22/2016

As a dentist for over 21 years, I have been calling the worn-off tips of pointed cusps on teeth “potholes”.

Read

* All information subject to change. Images may contain models. Individual results are not guaranteed and may vary.