Latest From Our Dental Blog

Jan 26

Oral care starts when your children are small. Children who develop good oral care habits when they’re young are more likely to continue this practice in their adult years. That’s where a children’s dentist can come in. Pediatric dentists specialize in meeting the dental care needs of children and teens. They can give your child […]

Jan 26

Root canal infections shouldn’t be taken lightly, even if you’re not in extreme pain. Left untreated, the infection can spread to healthy teeth and surrounding gum tissue and even enter your bloodstream, impairing internal organs. If you suspect you have an oral infection, contact your Houston, Texas, dentist from Vivid Dental right away. Dr. Monti […]

Jan 26

Emergency dental extractions can occur for many reasons. A slip and fall, car crash, or sports accident can cause irreparable damage to a tooth, resulting in it having to be removed. Or, a tooth can become severely decayed due to delayed dental treatment and require removal. Emergency tooth extraction is generally a last resort and […]

Jan 26

Porcelain veneers have been called “instant orthodontics” because they resolve minor issues with crooked teeth quickly. Rather than spend months or years wearing aligners or braces to straighten your teeth, Dr. Monti Harpalani can give you a straighter smile in as little as two dental visits with porcelain veneers. A visit to Vivid Dental in […]

Nov 27

At Vivid Dental of Houston, Texas, patients who need same-day emergency dental care can work with our dentist to repair their smiles from damage. Whether you have a broken tooth or a lost dental restoration, Dr. Monti Harpalani and his dedicated team can assist by offering emergency dentistry. Who is an emergency dentist? An emergency […]

Nov 27

Many patients approach Dr. Monti Harpalani and the team at Vivid Dental in Houston, Texas, to ask about ways to brighten and rejuvenate the smile. While there are many over-the-counter whitening products that can be used to address staining and discoloration of the natural teeth, many of these do not offer the dramatic results patients […]

Nov 27

Restoring the smile after tooth loss can be done in various ways, and talking with a restorative dentist such as Dr. Monti Harpalani of Vivid Dental is the first step in discussing options. Many patients in the Houston, Texas, area consider the benefits of dentures, which come in various choices based on one’s unique needs […]

Nov 27

Both dental implants and fixed dental bridges are restorations often used to replace one or more missing teeth. However, patients in a situation where they are considering their options may want to learn more about each to determine if they are a better candidate for one over the other. Dr. Monti Harpalani of Vivid Dental […]

Oct 16

Children require different dental solutions than adults, but that doesn’t mean they can’t visit the same dental provider as their parents. At Vivid Dental, Dr. Monti Harpalani and his dedicated team in the Houston, Texas, area are pleased to provide local dental services to both children and adults! What are the benefits of working with […]

Oct 16

Dental crowns are one of many services regularly provided by Dr. Monti Harpalani and his team at Vivid Dental in Houston, Texas. He is dedicated to providing resolutions that look as natural as possible when placed into the smile, which is why he often relies on porcelain restorations. Dental crowns are used in several dental […]

Oct 16

If you have a toothache, you might be dealing with various problems. One may be a cavity that has gotten deeper, causing sensitivity and pain. Other times, you may be dealing with an infection that has gotten into the tooth, resulting in extreme pain. So, what toothache relief remedies are available as solutions?  At Vivid […]

Oct 16

Porcelain veneers are one of many cosmetic treatments available with Dr. Monti Harpalani of Vivid Dental. These restorations cover imperfections that may impact the teeth at the front of the smile, often called “anterior teeth.” With the help of our Houston, Texas team, you can enhance the overall look of your smile quickly and easily […]