Dallas Esthetics
Frank L. Higginbottom, D.D.S. | Richard B. Derksen, D.M.D., M.S. | Sloan W. Hildebrand, D.D.S., M.S. | Priscila Schaefer. D.D.S.
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8201 Preston Rd #750
Dallas, TX 75225
(214) 827-1150

Dallas Esthetics Welcomes Dr. Hildebrand!

April 9, 2018

Headshot of Dr. HildebrandMeet Sloan W. Hildebrand, DDS, MS. He is a skilled prosthodontist and a proud member of a family of dentists who truly care about their patients. Dr. Hildebrand’s father, Dr. David C. Hildebrand offered his patients gentle, compassionate, quality care with the philosophy that, “positive expectations breed positive results.” With that concept always in mind, Dr. Hildebrand has continued his father’s legacy of quality dental services with a gentle, caring touch. He is excited about joining the prosthodontic practice at Dallas Esthetics. When he’s not hard at work creating beautiful smiles, you’ll probably find Dr. Hildebrand spending time with his wife Elizabeth, and their two children, Isla and Scout. Dr. Hildebrand also enjoys exploring the outdoors, and he loves dirt biking, hiking, snowboarding, swimming, soccer, tennis, pretty much anything active and outdoors. He has even competed in triathlons, marathons, and other athletic challenges.

The Value of Second Opinions

March 26, 2018

dentist showing patient dental x-raysWe ask for second opinions on an almost daily basis before making decisions that will cost us relatively little time or money. For instance, have you ever asked friends or family for their opinion before trying a new restaurant? How about reading online reviews before going to see a movie? Asking your spouse and your best friends for their opinion of an outfit? These are all occasions where we seek out multiple opinions without ever thinking about it. Unfortunately, many people don’t ever think to question the dental or medical professionals in their lives by seeking second opinions before beginning a complex treatment. In some cases, taking the time to schedule a second opinion consultation can save you time, money, and discomfort.

What to Expect During Multiple Dental Implant Placement

October 5, 2017

Dentist showing patient dental implantWhile many dentists have been replacing missing teeth using dental implant supported restorations for decades, patients are still relatively unfamiliar with this treatment option. Those patients who are missing two or more teeth may need to repair their smiles with several dental implant posts, and this can be even more confusing. Read this post to learn more about restoring your smile with multiple dental implants – the process, the costs, and the benefits. Reach out to a skilled general dentist, oral surgeon, or periodontist to find out more about your dental implant supported tooth replacement options.

Why A Prosthodontist Is The Best Choice For Dental Implants

July 21, 2016

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prosthodontistIf you need to replace one or more missing teeth, then dental implants may be your best option. By replacing both the root and crown of a tooth, you have a much more lifelike substitute that can provide a lifetime of natural smiling, eating and speaking. Of course, the success of a dental implant is largely dependent on the skill of the dental professional who places your implant. A prosthodontist specializes in restoring missing teeth, so to ensure the best outcome for your smile, see one of the prosthodontists at Dallas Esthetics.


Dr. Higginbottom and Dr. Derksen Award Recipients at the Annual Dallas County Dental Society Dinner

June 20, 2016

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dentist in DallasFor more than four decades, Dr. Frank L. Higginbottom, DDS has been as well-respected and reputable cosmetic dentist in Dallas at Dallas Esthetics. Working together with Richard Derksen, DMD, MS, who has been in the dental field for more than six years, the team of dentists provides state-of-the-art, personalized dentistry services to the residents of Dallas. Supported by a passion to provide full oral health care with comfort and convenience, Dr. Higginbottom and Dr. Derksen use the latest dental advancements to exceed oral health needs. Through their mission for excellence, we congratulate to Dr. Derksen and Dr. Higginbottom for winning recent awards at the Annual Dallas County Dental Society Dinner. During the prestigious dinner, Dr. Higginbottom was the award recipient for the Lifetime Achievement Award and Dr. Derksen was honored with the New Dentist of the Year award.

Your Dentist in Dallas Talks Dental Implants

May 14, 2016

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dentist in DallasAdvancements in dentistry now allow for multiple options when it comes to treating tooth loss. Many choose dentures because they are affordable and convenient, causing them to fail to even consider dental implants. But, did you know dental implants offer unsurpassed benefits when compared to dentures? Implants not only replace your missing teeth, but offer a lifelong solution. In addition, you’ll have improved oral health and even stop the damage caused from tooth loss. As your dentist in Dallas, we have the facts you need to know about dental implants.

Your Dallas Prosthodontist: Welcome To Our New Site & Blog

April 17, 2016

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prosthodontistWelcome to the new blog for Dallas Esthetics! We hope you’ll visit our site often and read our blog regularly for the most up-to-date information about developments in dentistry and the latest news from our practice. As your Dallas Prosthodontist office, Drs. Higginbottom, Derksen and Fesler are uniquely qualified to repair and restore smiles for people from Dallas, Uptown, Highland Park, University Park, Preston Hollow and Lakewood. Please read on to learn more about the care we can provide for you and your family.


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