All posts by Dr. WIll Goodwin

  • Good Oral Hygiene: What it is and why it’s important

    by Dr. WIll Goodwin
    Good Oral Hygiene: What it is and why it’s important We often hear that good oral hygiene is important, but what exactly is considered good oral hygiene? Proper oral hygiene leaves a mouth looking and smelling healthy. It can prevent bad breath, tooth decay and gum disease. A clean mouth not only makes friends, but Read More
  • Straighter Teeth In Half the Time

    by Dr. WIll Goodwin
      Do you wish you had straighter teeth but think it may be too much of a hassle as an adult? Oftentimes adults with crowded, crooked teeth, or space between their teeth forgo seeking treatment due to the perceived investment of time and money. There are many options available today to improve your smile that Read More
  • Why should I have my wisdom teeth removed?

    by Dr. WIll Goodwin
    This is oftentimes the question asked by patients considering extraction of wisdom teeth. You may not be experiencing problems at the moment, but taking action early can save you from complications further down the road. When wisdom teeth are taken out at an early age, healing is often easier as the roots may not be Read More
  • Your Child’s First Dental Visit

    by Dr. WIll Goodwin
    First Tooth, First Visit: Proper Oral Hygiene for Children Oftentimes new parents will ask at what age their child should begin going to the dentist.  The simplest answer is once they get their first tooth, or by the first birthday, parents should schedule their child’s first dental visit. Parents often have the misconception that a Read More
  • Gearing Up with a Custom Mouth Guard

    by Dr. WIll Goodwin
    When gearing up for the Aledo sports season, one area of the body is often overlooked and remains exposed to traumatic injury: the mouth. Have you ever thought about what it would be like if you lost one or two of your front teeth? Daily tasks such as eating, speaking and smiling may become embarrassing Read More
  • Dental Implants, the Answer to Loose Dentures

    by Dr. WIll Goodwin
    If you are considering getting dentures but worried about a future filled with sticky adhesives, then implants with Goodwin Dental may be your answer. Dental implants have changed the way we view dentistry. Not only are they available for single tooth replacement, but they can also be used to support and stabilize dentures. Those that Read More
  • Have you had an Oral Cancer Screening lately?

    by Dr. WIll Goodwin
    Have you had your routine oral cancer exam within the last year? In some cases, something with the appearance of a common canker sore can actually be much more devastating. Oral cancer is a disease that according to the most recent American Cancer Society estimates, more than 48,000 people will get this year and 9,500 Read More
  • Candidate for Affordable Dental Implants?

    by Dr. WIll Goodwin
    Dentists can now replace a single tooth, multiple teeth or an entire mouth with dental implants. Dr Goodwin has advanced training in both the surgical placement of dental implants and the restoration phase of dental implants. Because both phases are completed in house by Dr Goodwin the cost of dental implants are more affordable. After patients Read More