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Ease Pain with TMJ Therapy

Many people suffer from temporomandibular joint disease, or TMJ, and have no clue. If you have trouble with chronic headaches, including migraines, clicking or popping jaws, facial pain in the vicinity of your cheeks or ears, or an aching neck, you could be suffering from this disease. If that is the case, then TMJ therapy […]

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Neuromuscular Dentistry Provides Pain Relief

You may be wondering about the ways in which neuromuscular dentistry differs from traditional dentistry as you work toward making a decision about which type or types of dental care may be best for you in your situation. This form of dentistry focuses not only on the teeth themselves, but on the muscles that move […]

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Your Wisdom Teeth May Need Extracting

Wisdom teeth can cause variety of health problems if they are misaligned. Most dentists would recommend removing them if they are not healthy. The most common oral health problems associated with wisdom teeth are infection and tooth decay. The infection is mainly caused by impaction, and the tooth decay is caused by the entrapment of […]

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Understanding T-Scan Occlusal Analysis Helps Patients Reap the Benefits

One of the newest and most exciting technologies available to today’s dentists is the T-Scan Computerized Occlusal Analysis System. T-Scan Occlusal Analysis, which can only be accomplished with this new system, enables dentists who use it to accurately measure both occlusal timing and force. What does that mean for you? Your bite, along with every […]

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Periodontal Therapy Can Help Save Your Teeth

Gingivitis is the inflammation of the gum tissue, which if left untreated, will ultimately lead to the need for periodontal care. Periodontal disease is an infection of the bones and gums that surround the teeth. Once healthy gums remain inflamed (gingivitis), they ultimately cause infection to set up and create the need for the patient […]

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Sealants

The most precious gift we can give our children is good health. In the dental profession, we pride ourselves on our stand for the prevention of dental disease. Sealants are, without a doubt, the finest, preventive service that we can provide our patients. In this process, the grooves in the teeth are sealed with a […]

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Root Canals: The Most Misunderstood Tooth

Root Canals: The Most Misunderstood Tooth

Years ago, a badly infected tooth was doomed to be pulled. Today, that’s a last resort. Removal of the infection within a sick tooth is called root canal treatment. The misunderstanding comes from the extreme variety of signs, symptoms and pain that can be associated with a tooth needing canal treatment. Some are painless to […]

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Periodontal Disease: Early Detection and Treatment

Periodontal Disease: Early Detection and Treatment

You have just completed your regular dental checkup. You breath a deep sigh of relief. “No cavities, but your gums are in poor shape.” You are mistakenly relieved. The sad fact is that more teeth are lost because of periodontal disease (gum disease) than from any other factor, including cavities. Fortunately, it can be treated […]

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Hebron Community Health Center

Suwanee Dental Care has been serving the city of Suwanee and the surrounding communities for over a decade. Dr. Bill Williams, of Suwanee Dental Care, believes it is vital that he and his staff take the time to get outside the office walls and into the community to see how people are doing. One place […]

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Tongue Piercing Gets a Tongue-Lashing

Tongue Piercing Gets a Tongue-Lashing

There ought to be a law against it. That’s what dentists and other members of the dental team are most likely to say when asked what they think about oral piercing. And more often than not, they are going to get their wishes granted on this issue. So far this year, at least three states […]

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