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How can an implant dentist benefit your long-term oral health?

When you have one or more teeth removed, you may have to decide what type of tooth replacement option is right for you. Available choices include partial or full dentures, dental bridges, or dental implants. There are several reasons for an implant dentist to suggest implants. One reason is their positive effect on your long-term…

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Why Might I Need a Dental Crown?

Dental crowns cover and protect a tooth. A crown restores a damaged tooth, so it looks natural and has its original shape. Until recently, damaged teeth were extracted. Dental crowns cover a damaged tooth and prevent it from being pulled. Dr. Caceres places a crown over a tooth to improve its appearance, shape, or function,…

10 tips from your Marietta dentist for oral health care during pregnancy

Pregnancy can cause you to be more susceptible to cavities and gum disease. If you are pregnant or are planning on becoming pregnant, it’s important to prioritize oral care. If you have poor oral health while you are pregnant, you are at a higher risk and your baby can also be at risk for having…

How can cosmetic dentistry give you a bright, new smile?

Your smile impacts your life in so many ways that you might not even realize. There have been smile studies that show how smiling can improve your mood and well-being.  It can also produce actual feelings of pleasure. Having a bright smile can help you look younger, more welcoming, and even thinner. You do yourself…

How Vaping May Affect Your Oral Health

With the promise of fewer health risks, e-cigarettes and vaping have become very popular over the last few years. The idea that there may be fewer health hazards is appealing to many users. However, many people don’t realize that the chemicals used in e-cigarettes can present a hazard for oral health. Vaping doesn’t have the…

What You Need to Know About Tooth Extraction

 Getting a tooth pulled by a dentist in his office is most often referred to as a tooth extraction. It is usually done as an outpatient procedure except in extreme circumstances. Dentists will try to do all they can to save a natural tooth as that is ideal. However, sometimes it becomes necessary to completely…