Robert Hughes, DDS Blog
November 30, 2017
Regular visits to the dentist are crucial for your lasting oral health — even when you don’t think you necessarily “need” to, like for an aching tooth or other dental problem. Unfortunately, many people think feel like they just can’t fit a preventive dental appointment into the budget. The truth is, though, that putting in a little effort to make dentistry more affordable will benefit your oral and overall health in the long run by helping you avoid the need for costly, complex care later on.
September 12, 2017
You find yourself waking with frequent headaches, making it hard to focus on your day. You also noticed pain and your jaw popping during your last client lunch, which then led to a headache. You’re taking medication regularly with little to no relief. How can you eliminate this debilitating pain? You may be suffering from temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMD. Here’s what you need to know.
August 8, 2017
Are you tired of looking in the mirror and seeing an incomplete smile? Maybe you miss not being able to eat your favorite foods because of your missing teeth? If you are ready to restore your confidence and quality of life, you have a lot of options available to fill the empty space. Although you have probably considered dental implants in Ardmore in the past, you are not sure if they are the right solution for you. To make the best choice for your personal needs, there are five important things to consider before you make your final decision.
June 18, 2017
Tooth loss is a problem that goes well beyond what you can see. Of course, Dr. Hughes and his team want you to be happy with the way your smile looks so we encourage tooth replacement for the sake of your appearance. But in addition to that there are other important considerations, too. More than any other kind of oral prosthetic—for example, crown and bridge, a partial or dentures—dental implants support your oral and general health. With dental implants in Ardmore, you’ll not only have a smile that is complete, you’ll also have the best option for your overall well being. Read on to learn more about the many health benefits of dental implants.
May 11, 2017
Do you need a dentist in the Ardmore area? It can be difficult to decide who’s right for you and your family based on a simple Google search — but it’s easier if you know the qualities that make an excellent dentist. Ardmore dentist Dr. Robert Hughes knows patients should seek a few things in particular: like experience, a commitment to continuing education, positive online reviews, and a variety of services. Keep reading to find out why that matters, then schedule an appointment with Dr. Hughes and our fantastic team today!
April 14, 2017
Whether you’ve just relocated your family for a new job or better opportunity, there are lots of things that you need to consider. Preparing your life away from home can be exasperating, but your family’s healthcare should be one of the main priorities. One task that you cannot let fall between the cracks is finding a great dentist that has the experience, services, and location that you need. The worst scenario to be in is a dental emergency and googling, “Where’s a dentist near me?” But wait! Before you choose just any family dentist in the Ardmore area, consider what the office of Robert V. Hughes, DDS has to offer you.
February 3, 2017
Welcome to our new website! Whether you have visited before or this is your first time, this is the online home for your dentist in Ardmore, Dr. Robert V. Hughes! While things may look different, we still provide the same top-quality care using the most advanced technology available, giving you the best of what’s tried and true and what’s new. Today, we’re going to talk about how Dr. Hughes continues to mix personalized service with cutting-edge dental care, and how his office is the only place you can experience some of today’s most advanced technology. (more…)
September 21, 2016
Your smile says a lot about you and how you feel about yourself. Not to mention, your smile often provides the first impression for how others will view you. While you should not judge a book by its cover, the reality is, we are often judged on the appearance of our smiles. When you have unattractive teeth, your decrease in confidence will show in your smile. As a result, others will see the lack of confidence, which can hurt your social and career opportunities. However, you can change how you are perceived by your smile with your cosmetic dentist in 73401. Dr. Robert V. Hughes is your cosmetic dentist for a truly radiant smile.
August 26, 2016
What do your teeth say about you? One professor is studying teeth to learn about past generations: what they ate, their family, and their cultural influences. She calls herself a dental anthropologist. Yes, teeth say a lot — but their absence says even more. If you are missing one or more teeth, don’t wait to seek a solution. Learn about dental implants in 73401 from Dr. Hughes — the ultimate in tooth replacement.
April 25, 2016
Well, you have to take the good news with the not-so-bad news—or so the saying goes. The not-so-bad news is that you have a tooth that needs a dental crown. The good news is that Dr. Hughes, your dentist in 73401, can apply that crown in just one appointment. Our dental practice in Ardmore, OK, is pleased to have the CEREC System from Sirona, which allows us to prepare your tooth, design a crown and place that crown all in the course of just one visit.