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What are the Common Symptoms of Tooth Decay?

Tooth decay is a common dental condition, and it can have an impact on one’s overall health if left untreated. There are many things that can cause tooth decay. If you have any symptoms of tooth decay, it’s important to seek treatment from your Marietta, GA dentist as soon as possible. Treating cavities early on…

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How You Can Prevent Periodontal Disease

When you think about a healthy mouth, you may only think about how your teeth look. Are they straight? Is your smile bright? While that’s important,  oftentimes it’s easy to forget the role the gums play in a healthy and attractive smile. Even if you have great-looking teeth and you’re cavity-free, you are not immune…

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How do I find a Pediatric Dentist?

Parents can have their hands full trying to find a pediatric dentist. Your family dentist can also be your children’s dentist. It’s important to find a dental practice in Marietta that you are comfortable with when it comes to caring for your kids. It’s not a decision to take lightly, since your child’s dentist will…

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…

The Role of Vitamins in Oral Health

A balanced diet ensures that your body obtains all the necessary vitamins and minerals required for optimal growth and development. Not getting nutrients like calcium and vitamin D predisposes you to an increased risk of tooth loss, especially when we age. Fortunately, we at Dr. Caceres’s practice recently read a robust study done by the…

Making Sure to Clean Between Your Teeth

Interdental Cleaning, Most Commonly Known as Flossing Cleaning in between your teeth is an integral part of maintaining a healthy smile. Your Marietta dental family recommends daily interdental cleaning or flossing to reduce the buildup of bacteria that can cause tooth decay in hard to reach sites. Despite the documented advantages of interdental cleaning, a…