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dentists front porchThe dental field is ever-changing, thanks to technology and treatment methods that enable us to deliver better, more conservative treatments. We seek to empower our current and prospective patients to make wise decisions about treatment for themselves and their families by providing useful information on our blog.

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8 Reasons it’s Time to Take Dental Implants Seriously


Dental implants have gained impressive credibility as the treatment of choice for adults who are missing most or all of their permanent teeth. As a treatment alternative to dentures, implants have become the #1 solution in the opinion of dental…

Temporary Dental Crowns Need Special Care


A dental crown is a permanent restoration that fully covers a tooth—essentially capping it, to provide more strength and integrity. For example, a tooth that is weak due to fracture lines or large fillings can be crowned to restore its…

When to Choose a Dental Bridge Over an Implant


Most dentists in Augusta would be happy to recommend dental implants for you when you are in need of replacement teeth. In the dental and medical communities, dental implants are viewed as the Gold Standard – the very best alternative –…

The Facts and Fiction in Dental News


Is it true that we no longer need to floss our teeth? Can we really whiten our teeth with baking soda and lemon? Can we make our own braces at home? Are there dentists in Augusta who condone oil-pulling as…