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POTENTIAL CAUSES OF TOOTHACHES: IT’S NOT ALWAYS A CAVITY

No matter how careful and thorough you are with maintaining your daily oral care, at some point in your life you will probably experience the pain and discomfort of a toothache. Although a cavity is normally the cause, tooth decay is only one of the common

Jan 31st, 2019
SMOKING AND YOUR ORAL HEALTH

Whether you smoke cigarettes, a pipe or chew tobacco, you should be aware of the impact that tobacco has on your oral health and overall health.

Nov 28th, 2018
HOW GUM DISEASE AFFECTS YOUR HEALTH

What is Gum Disease? Gum Disease (periodontal disease) is the inflammation of gums (gingivitis), which eventually causes gum, teeth and oral bone tissue deterioration.

Oct 17th, 2018
PRACTICING GOOD DENTAL HYGIENE

It’s so important to practice good dental hygiene. By maintaining good dental hygiene practices, you are also assuring your overall health. Dental problems such as tooth decay, cavities or gum disease can lead to other health risks such as:

Sep 25th, 2018
DO YOU HAVE SENSITIVE TEETH?

Tooth sensitivity is one of the most common dental concerns that patients face. Although tooth sensitivity can be uncomfortable, it may also be an indication of a more complex dental concern. If you are experiencing tooth sensitivity or pain, be sure to vi

Aug 22nd, 2018
DENTAL CARE IN BUCKHEAD, GA

Buckhead dentist Dr. Deborah King is an alumnus of the prestigious Dawson Academy. Dr. King has undergone advanced training in cosmetic, restorative, and preventive dentistry.

Mar 15th, 2018
IMPROVING YOUR GUM HEALTH

At Buckhead Dental Care, we care about our patients and work with each of them to improve their overall oral health.

Feb 28th, 2018
CAVITY PREVENTION IN BUCKHEAD, GA

Cavities are preventable with proper preventive care and regular visits to our Buckhead dental office. In this blog, we will review the most commonly asked questions about cavities. At Buckhead Dental Care in Buckhead, GA, we are committed to providing pat

Jan 28th, 2018
STRAIGHTEN CROOKED TEETH WITHOUT BRACES

Patients with crooked teeth are usually concerned with the cosmetic aspect of their misaligned teeth and are not aware of the ramifications crooked teeth can have on their oral health.

Dec 12th, 2017
QUICK TIPS TO TREAT BAD BREATH

Most patients have experienced bad breath at one time or another. Bad breath can be embarrassing, affect your overall confidence, and even make you dread social interactions.

Nov 14th, 2017
RESTORING MISSING TEETH

Finding the right tooth replacement option for your smile can help restore comfort and durability to your smile.

Sep 28th, 2017
THINKING OF A SMILE MAKEOVER?

If you have ever wished for a straighter, whiter, or more visually appealing smile, a smile makeover may be what you need.

May 23rd, 2017
WHAT IS MERCURY FREE DENTISTRY?

Dr. Deborah King offers patients quality, state-of-the-art dental care in a compassionate and welcoming setting at her Buckhead, GA dentist office. As a part of her comprehensive dental care, she offers patients mercury free dentistry. Dr. King believes th

Apr 27th, 2017
PATIENTS TALK ABOUT BUCKHEAD DENTAL CARE

A visit to the dentist office can be a stressful experience for many patients. Dental anxiety is one of the leading reasons patients avoid receiving the oral health care they need.

Mar 22nd, 2017
WHY ARE MY GUMS BLEEDING?

Have you noticed your gums bleeding? Bleeding gums are not normal, and if you experience bleeding gums on a regular basis, you should seek help from a dentist as soon as possible.

Feb 21st, 2017
TOOTHBRUSH CARE TIPS

Daily at home oral hygiene is essential in keeping your teeth and gums healthy. Brushing and flossing are your first defense against a whole range of oral and systemic health concerns.

Dec 28th, 2016
REFRESH YOUR SMILE

Buckhead Dental Care wants you to feel confident about your smile. A good looking smile is often a healthy smile. Healthy smiles are essential to our oral and overall health. People with healthy and bright smiles may live fuller more productive lives.

Nov 22nd, 2016
SEAL OUT TOOTH DECAY

Even if you are stringent with your daily oral hygiene routine, tooth decay can still happen to you. Brushing and flossing are important, but even the most diligent flosser can not get every crevice in between their teeth.

Oct 19th, 2016
CHEWING GUM TO SAVE YOUR TEETH

It’s true! Chewing gum- the right kind of gum- can actually help to prevent tooth decay! Contrary to popular belief chewing gum has been approved by the ADA as beneficial in the fight against cavities.

Oct 3rd, 2016
BACK TO SCHOOL DENTAL ROUTINE

The end of summer marks the beginning of back-to-school preparations, which includes establishing a new daily routine. While oral care may not seem as important for school, your child’s oral health is crucial to his or her overall health.

Sep 1st, 2016
ICE CREAM AND TOOTH DECAY

Summer is approaching and temperatures are warming up! A great way to avoid the heat is by enjoying an ice-cold snack. While these snacks may be refreshing, not all summer snacks are the best for your oral health. Dr. Deborah King in Buckhead, GA wants pa

May 18th, 2016
BRIGHTEN YOUR SMILE AND BOOST YOUR CONFIDENCE

Teeth whitening is one of the easiest ways to take years off of your smile and boost your confidence in your overall appearance. Perfect for that special occasion, teeth whitening can be an economical smile makeover for many patients. At Buckhead Dental..

Jan 26th, 2016
DENTAL HEALTH AND YOUR OVERALL WELLBEING

Dental health can have a huge impact on the overall quality of life and wellbeing. This is why it is so important to maintain good oral health and to visit Dr. Deborah King regularly. At the Atlanta, GA office, Dr. King has a variety of general, cosmetic a

Jan 26th, 2016
POOR ORAL HEALTH AFFECTS YOUR OVERALL HEALTH

“The mouth is a portal into the rest of the body,” according to Dr. Donald Ratcliffe, chairman of the department of dental medicine at Staten Island University Hospital in New York. Research is consistently showing a relationship between bacteria...

Jan 21st, 2016
ORAL CANCER SCREENINGS SAVE LIVES

April of each year marks Oral Cancer Awareness month as sponsored by various health organizations and the American Dental Association (ADA) in an effort to shed a brighter light on this often deadly disease affecting thousands each year. Oral Cancer...

Jan 21st, 2016