Preventative Dentistry – Essential for Kids’ Smiles

Many parents make the mistake of bringing their child to the dentist only when they complain of a toothache. Dentists are eager to help relieve dental pain and fix tooth damage, but kids need much more than just repairs. They need help preventing the problem in the first place. Consider a few ways a Marietta…

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Wanting The Best For Your Child’s Growing Smile

There is nothing like your child’s smile.  It is precious, beaming up at you from above whatever enormous mess he’s just made or grinning at you from the apex of her swing. Your child’s smile is the embodiment of joy and love, and you want to do everything you can to keep it healthy. Get…

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What Causes Gum Disease?

Gum disease is often a slow infection that eventually results in the loss of teeth. It’s often painless while it progresses, and one of its most notable symptoms is halitosis. No one is thrilled to hear they have a diagnosis of periodontitis (gum disease). Once the disease causes damage, there’s no reversing it on your…

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4 Signs that a Dental Implant May Be Right for You

Thinking about getting an implant? Here are a few signs that now could be the right time. You have excellent oral hygiene. Dental implants need just as much care and cleaning as regular teeth. If anything, they need a little more special attention. Letting the gum tissues around an implant get inflamed is a sure…

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Can Tooth Enamel Grow Back?

Your enamel is unique – it’s the hardest substance in your body and it’s the structure that gives whiteness to your smile. Enamel protects your living teeth from acid erosion, bacterial attacks, and the forces of biting and chewing. You may not appreciate your enamel enough, however, until it’s gone. How You Could Lose Enamel…

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5 Reasons You Might Need a Dental Crown

Some folks opt for gold caps to make a fashion statement. But more importantly, dental crowns play a big role in keeping teeth healthy and functional. Here are some reasons you may qualify for a dental crown. Your tooth is cracked. A fracture may or may not hurt at the time, but it almost always…

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Have a Snoring Problem? How It Could Affect Your Smile

Sawing lumber could be more than just an annoyance to your family. That’s why it’s important to see a dentist about it. Wait, a dentist? What’s the connection between your teeth and your snoring? That’s what the Marietta Dental Professionals are here to explain. What Snoring Means Snoring is the noise that happens when you…

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Root Canals Aren’t As Scary As They Seem!

Nothing gets a bad rap like root canals do. Okay, so it doesn’t have to be at the top of your list of fun things to do this summer. But neither is a root canal the worst thing that can happen to you. Why People Hate Root Canals It does take a little more time…

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4 Reasons to Have Wisdom Teeth Removed

Your “wisdom teeth” are the final set of molars to develop — usually for people between the teens and twenties — and some of the most common teeth that people have extracted. While not everyone needs to have their 3rd set of molars extracted, there are situations where Marietta Dental Professionals may recommend wisdom teeth…

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How Green Dentistry is Better for Our Environment

Going green isn’t something that you just do at home. The team at Marietta Dental Professionals implements an environmentally friendly lifestyle right here in our practice. Here are just a few ways that we’re reducing our carbon footprint and creating a healthier community for our families to live in. Chemical Free, Low Radiation X-raysTraditional dental…

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