Warning Signs of Oral Cancer
Oral cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer, affecting tens of thousands of Americans every year, including residents of Marietta, Georgia. What Are Some Signs and Symptoms of Oral Cancer? If you notice any of the following on your tongue, inside of your cheeks, throat, roof of mouth, floor of your mouth, […]
What are Dental Veneers?
Dental veneers are cosmetic restorations that change the way your teeth look when you’re smiling. Typically, we place them across your upper front teeth, covering anywhere from 6-10 at a time (depending on the width of your smile). What Are Veneers Made Out Of? Most cosmetic veneers are crafted from porcelain. Each one is a […]
TMJ Symptoms? Treatment Options Available
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder, or TMD/TMJD, is a painful condition that causes jaw pain, headaches, joint stiffness, and difficulty eating. But TMJ treatment is often misunderstood. The good news is that experts agree most effective TMJ therapies should be non-surgical in nature. At Dental Care Center at Kennestone, our Marietta dentist offers effective TMJ pain […]
Don’t Let Your Dental Benefits Run Out!
Take advantage of your dental benefits before they expire on December 31st. Right now is the best time to schedule your second dental check-up for the year. Especially before last-minute holiday openings start to fill up. About Your Dental Insurance Benefits Most dental plans prioritize preventive dental care as the most important role in your […]
Do I Need a Crown?
Many types of restorations are available today. To pinpoint which treatment is required on certain teeth, a thorough examination with X-rays is required. We’ll want to see the full picture of the situation to decide the best restoration. Here are some situations where a dental crown may be your best option… If a tooth has […]
Requesting Sedation for Dental Implant Treatment
Are you about to restore your missing teeth with our Marietta dental implants? Dental Care Center at Kennestone offers a comfortable, high-quality experience for each of our clients. And with options like in-house dental sedation, you can relax through the entire visit from start to finish. What to Expect from Sedation Dentistry It’s common for […]
Is Chewing Gum Bad for Your Teeth?
Chewing gum can have its benefits, but it also has its downfalls. Since not all gum is created equal you really should know what you’re getting yourself into the next time you decide to just pop any stick of gum in your mouth. What Kind of Gum To Avoid Some gum contains a lot of […]
Easy Tips for a Healthier Summer Smile
The summer months are full of fun activities and snacks. Like popsicles, snow cones, sweet tea, you name it. And while you can enjoy those from time to time, you might also find your smile needs a little extra protection this time of year. Here are some quick and easy tips to follow when you’re […]