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Wisdom Teeth Removal – Dentist Sandy Springs

An oral surgeon or a general dentist (even a prosthodontist) can extract a wisdom tooth.  Ninety-nine percent of the time our practice refers out to one of our participating oral surgeons.  Most of the time the procedure can be done in the office.  However, it is possible that you could have the surgery in the

Are You Thumbing Your Mouth At Me? Dentist Sandy Springs

If you have a new born or have one on the way, you’re going to find out that infants have a natural instinct to suck as a way of nourishing and soothing themselves. Often, this leads to the child sucking on their fingers, a blanket, a stuffed animal or their thumb. Usually, this habit is

The Difference between Dental and Physician Health Care Costs

Sandy Springs Dentist Why the cost of your dental care really hasn’t increased that much?  In fact it has either tracked or lagged behind the consumer price index and this is despite all the advances in dental technology.  Compare that observation to your medical care costs.  If you go in to see your dentist and

4 Steps to Promoting Good Oral Health – Dentist Sandy Springs

Good oral hygiene is important for maintaining your overall health.  If you believe this and you should, then there are 4 essential guidelines of preventative care to maintaining good oral health[1]: Floss regularly and floss first- Individuals should floss on a regular basis after meals and before brushing their teeth.  The reason you floss first

How much do dental fillings cost? Dentist Sandy Springs

The cost depends the type of filling material and the complexity of restoration.   Amalgams are cheaper than composites but amalgams last significantly longer if you are not concerned about aesthetics.[1] You might think to call a local dentist from the internet and ask. But the problem with a quote over the phone is that each