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 is Gingivitis?

When good oral hygiene is lacking, it’s possible for gingivitis to develop in a patient’s mouth. This condition occurs as a result of plaque buildup around the teeth, which in turn triggers an immune response that causes the gums to be inflamed. Bleeding and sensitivity may occur, and if not properly handled, the condition can…

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…