Why Dr. Woods is the Top Family Dentist in Alpharetta

SmileScapes Dentistry, a top dental office in Alpharetta, provides expert care to the entire family. In addition to general dentistry, Dr. Woods specializes in a number of different areas, including sedation, BOTOX®, cosmetic dentistry, and implant dentistry. No matter what your stage in life, SmileScapes Dentistry will be there to provide you with expert dental… Continue Reading

Alpharetta Dentist- Mouthwash – Swish or No?

You brush and you floss regularly. You’re on board with the regular checkups at your Alpharetta dentist, and you don’t have tonsils to collect tonsil stones. Still, though, sometimes something seems a little rotten in the state of Denmark – aka your mouth. You pass the mouthwash when you buy your toothpaste, but you heard… Continue Reading

Tooth Sensitivity

  If you look at a cup of hot coffee or tea, or a cold soda, or crunchy foods, with a mingled sense of anticipation and dread – anticipation for the tasty goodness, dread for the shooting pain you know you will feel in your teeth when you take a bite or a swallow –… Continue Reading

Gingivitis vs. Periodontitis

Your Alpharetta dentist, Dr. Woods is concerned with your overall oral health, not just the health of your teeth themselves. A thorough oral examination will always include checking on the health of not only your teeth, but also your gums and other surrounding oral tissues. Dr. Woods is checking, among other things, to see if… Continue Reading

Dental Care During Pregnancy- Alpharetta Dentist

If you have recently become pregnant or are trying to get pregnant, chances are the last thing you are worrying about is your teeth. We still tend to think of our body as a collection of separate systems that function independently from one another, but advances in medicine show more and more that the health… Continue Reading

Importance of Routine Dental Check-Ups- Alpharetta Dentist

Routine dental checkups are an important part of your overall health care regimen. Regular visits to your Alpharetta dentist are virtually the only way to ensure that you keep your teeth and gums health and stop tooth decay early when it begins, ensuring that you keep your pearly whites long into your golden years. In… Continue Reading

Teeth Grinding (Bruxism)- Alpharetta Dentist

    Almost everyone grinds their teeth at least a little from time to time. For some, though, the grinding becomes a medical problem. Do you wake up in the morning with a sore jaw or a dull headache? Do you find that you have sore or sensitive teeth from time to time with no… Continue Reading

Dental Care For Older Adults – Alpharetta Dentist Advice

As we age, it’s important that we take stock of our changing health care needs. With the help of private insurance, Medicare, community programs, and other resources, most of us do a fair to good job of staying on top of the majority of our major health care needs. One area that sometimes gets overlooked,… Continue Reading

Damaged Teeth? Could It Be Because of These?

Many of us go day to day without knowing that even the simplest of tasks and foods are doing damage to our teeth. We go days without properly flossing or cleaning our teeth because we are unaware of these dangers. At Smilescapes, we understand that your smile creates first impressions, so we take the extra… Continue Reading