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Dr. Sarah Heshin Kong, D.D.S.

Dentist

Dr. Sarah Heshin Kong D.D.S. is a top Dentist in Dallas, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Sarah Heshin Kong D.D.S. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Sarah Heshin Kong D.D.S. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Sarah Heshin Kong D.D.S. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Dallas, TX, Dr. Sarah Heshin Kong D.D.S. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
14 years Experience
Dr. Sarah Heshin Kong, D.D.S.
  • Dallas, TX
  • Baylor College of Dentistry
  • Accepting new patients

I am bleeding after 6 hours of my tooth extraction. What should I do?

Call your treating provider. They will determine what you need based on your procedure and your medical condition.

What could be the reason for my mouth dryness?

The most common cause of dry mouth is medication. Have it checked by your dentist to determine if certain OTC treatments can be helpful and if you need to see your physician for READ MORE
The most common cause of dry mouth is medication. Have it checked by your dentist to determine if certain OTC treatments can be helpful and if you need to see your physician for a possible underlying medical condition.

Can cavities in one tooth affect other teeth as well?

Oftentimes, when there is a cavity between teeth, it is not uncommon for both teeth to be affected. Your dentist can usually see this on the x-ray or directly in the mouth when READ MORE
Oftentimes, when there is a cavity between teeth, it is not uncommon for both teeth to be affected. Your dentist can usually see this on the x-ray or directly in the mouth when performing the filling on one tooth. However, sensitivity after a filling is also not unusual. If the sensitivity persists or worsens over the the next week or two, call your dentist to have the tooth checked and maybe the bite adjusted.

How should I maintain my gum health?

Flossing 1-2x daily will greatly improve your gum health. Try it for a couple weeks and you should see improvement. Adding a Waterpik can also help flush out lots of hidden food READ MORE
Flossing 1-2x daily will greatly improve your gum health. Try it for a couple weeks and you should see improvement. Adding a Waterpik can also help flush out lots of hidden food particles from between the teeth and gums. Also, having your teeth cleaned professionally more often (e.g., 3-4 times a year) will help keep your oral health in better shape.

What should I do for my chipped tooth?

If the chip is mild and the tooth is not sensitive, dental bonding is a very conservative way to fix your chip. It is an additive procedure to replace what got chipped. It is done READ MORE
If the chip is mild and the tooth is not sensitive, dental bonding is a very conservative way to fix your chip. It is an additive procedure to replace what got chipped. It is done the same day and costs much less than a porcelain crown or veneer.

How can I prevent yellowing of my teeth?

Ask your dentist about the cause of the yellowing and if teeth whitening would be a good option for you. The best time to whiten your teeth is after getting them cleaned for optimal READ MORE
Ask your dentist about the cause of the yellowing and if teeth whitening would be a good option for you. The best time to whiten your teeth is after getting them cleaned for optimal whitening results.