Latest From Our Dental Blog

Jul 27

If you desire a brilliant and beautiful smile, you may find yourself discouraged if you are currently looking at teeth that are yellow or discolored. The easiest way to rejuvenate your smile is to consider the many benefits of professional teeth whitening, and Dr. Monti Harpalani of Vivid Dental is here to educate you on […]

Mar 30

Being told by your dentist that you have gum disease can be scary. Without any intervention or treatment, gum disease can cause the gums around your teeth to erode to the point that tooth loss becomes inevitable. In extreme cases, gum disease can encourage the spread of infection to other parts of the body, leading […]

Mar 30

Dental emergencies are some of the most common types of medical emergencies in America. However, it can be difficult for patients to determine if the problem they are experiencing with their dental health needs to be treated immediately or if they can wait for a “regular” appointment. To help determine if an emergency appointment is […]

Mar 30

For many years, people who had to get a filling at the dentist’s office had a choice between a few different colors of metal, none of which matched the color of their teeth. In recent decades, however, fillings have been made of compounds other than metal. These newer compounds, commonly called “white fillings,” have a […]

Mar 16

Tooth extraction is intimidating for many people, but it doesn’t have to be. Your Houston, Texas dentist will only extract a tooth if it’s absolutely necessary to protect your oral health. We offer safe, painless tooth extraction services performed under local or general anesthesia at Vivid Dental. Afterward, we’ll provide full aftercare instructions to make […]

Mar 16

A bright, beautiful smile communicates joy and friendship. If you’re having trouble showcasing a bright smile due to dull, worn, or discolored teeth, give your smile a brand-new look with natural porcelain veneers! Cosmetic veneers from Vivid Dental in Houston, Texas, can transform a flawed, discolored smile into one that’s radiant and beautiful in a […]

Mar 16

If you’ve been searching for terms such as “cosmetic dentures near me,” chances are you are not pleased with the appearance of your smile. Often, imperfections such as missing teeth can ruin the satisfaction and joy of our smiles. This is why here at Vivid Dental in Houston, Texas, Dr. Monti Harpalani offers the best […]

Jan 25

A pediatric dentist is a specialized dental provider with extra training and experience working with infants, children, and young teenagers. Dr. Monti Harpalani of Houston, Texas, provides comprehensive dental care for both children and adults at Vivid Dental. There are many advantages to working with a family dentist, including having your children seen by a […]

Jan 25

Root canal therapy, also known as endodontic therapy, is a treatment that is required for a severely infected tooth. It is often recommended as an alternative to permanently removing one’s natural, permanent teeth. To perform this treatment, patients will need to be evaluated to decide if they are a good fit for this procedure. Dr. […]

Jan 25

Dental crowns are used to replace teeth when a patient is missing one or more of their natural teeth. This can occur for various reasons, including tooth decay, damaged roots, or injury. When this happens, it is essential for the patient to seek treatment to restore the function and appearance of their smile. Dr. Monti […]

Dec 20

At Vivid Dental in Houston, Texas, Dr. Harpalani uses the porcelain veneer process to give his patients a whiter, brighter smile. Veneers are a great way to repair minor imperfections and flaws that can take away a person’s smile. Talking to your dentist is the best way to determine if you are a good candidate […]

Dec 20

If you want to remove imperfections and restore the beauty of your smile, you have probably thought about teeth whitening. You might see several options available at the store, but they are not the best. If you are interested in the safest way to whiten teeth in Houston, Texas, it is important to work with […]