Dental Questions Answered on Gum Disease Treatments

  Did you know the gum disease can occur in many stages throughout your lifetime? It is a common disease that is frequently found in many individuals with poor oral health. Typically, numerous symptoms are involved with gum disease. If you are suffering from gum tissue infection, always inspect your smile for common symptoms to determine if treatments from your... read more »

4 Cavity Contributors You Didn’t Know About

Hi, Member of the Bella Dental Services Community, Most people know that cavities are caused by poor oral hygiene and eating sugary foods. But those aren’t the only contributors.  Did you know about these other four causes of cavities? 1-Deep Tooth Crevices & Enamel Issues Enamel issues and deep crevices create perfect breeding grounds for bacteria and plaque growth. They... read more »

A Dental Crown Can Restore a Tooth When a Dental Filling Is Not Sufficient

If you have a tooth that is too decayed to support a dental filling, Dr. Roderick S. Cooper may recommend a dental crown in Tucker, Georgia. This will replace the entire tooth enamel layer with an alternative material such as gold, porcelain, or a blend of base metals. The treatment process starts with our dentist numbing the tooth before shaping... read more »

How Does Sugarless Gum Help Prevent Cavities?

Did you know that sugar-free gum can prevent cavities? According to numerous studies done on the subject, chewing sugarless gum after a meal for at least 20 minutes helps prevent cavities. But how? The truth is that the cavity-fighters that allow this to occur are not from the sugarless gum itself, but rather the process it creates inside your mouth.... read more »