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August 16, 2019

Partial Dentures: Are They Right for Me?

When tooth loss occurs, it’s important to address the issue as soon as possible. If left untreated, gaps and spaces can lead to mobility, shifting, and […]
August 9, 2019

Dental Bridges to Replace Bottom Front Teeth

If you’re missing a row of teeth in the smile zone, it can detract from your overall appearance. It can also have a negative impact on […]
July 26, 2019

5 Treatments for a Broken Tooth

Teeth can chip, crack, or fracture for many different reasons. Whether the damage is due to a fall, a sports injury, or just everyday wear and […]
July 19, 2019

Caring for Your Tooth Crown

If you recently had a tooth crown placed, it’s important to know how to protect your investment. With proper care, crowns can last a long time […]
July 12, 2019

Removable vs Permanent Dentures

Significant tooth loss can be devastating to a smile. More importantly, gaps and spaces can have a serious negative impact on your oral health. Replacing missing […]
July 5, 2019

Recovering after Your Dental Implant Procedure

When it comes to teeth replacement, dental implants are currently the most popular option. These small threaded posts restore missing teeth roots and can support crowns, […]
June 28, 2019
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Emergency Toothache Relief: What to Do When the Unexpected Happens

Sometimes toothaches can develop quickly. Knowing what to do when a dental emergency arises can keep you calm and reduce your discomfort. At our Atlanta, GA […]
June 21, 2019

Traditional vs Dental Implant-supported Bridge: Which is Right for You?

Missing teeth can compromise your appearance, to be sure. But gaps and spaces can also have a significant negative impact on your oral health and function. […]
June 14, 2019

How Do I Know When I Need a New Crown

Dental crowns repair teeth that have suffered trauma or significant decay. When multiple connected crowns are used to replace neighboring teeth, the prosthetic is called a […]
June 7, 2019

Are Dental Problems Causing My TMJ Symptoms?

Do you wake up with aching jaws? If you experience any of these symptoms, you may have temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMJ). Jaw pain, especially near the […]