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

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

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

Are Your Teeth Rotting Due to Decay?

Decaying teeth can be misleading at times because not only does decay effect the outer enamel- the hard outer coating of your teeth, but it effects the inside layers- commonly known as the dentin and pulp areas, as well.  Bacteria will continue to grow and damage the inside of your teeth if the warning signs… Continue Reading

How To Get Your Children To Brush On A Daily Basis

One of the most tasks parents dread is getting their children to brush on a regular basis. Is this a problem for you two? It seems getting a child to do anything consistently can be a challenge for most, but it can be easy when the right steps are taken from the start. To get… Continue Reading

How to Properly Floss Your Teeth

Every time you eat, tiny food particles get wedged down in between your teeth. You brush your teeth like you are supposed to daily and a couple days go by when you then remember it is time to floss. Those food particles you thought you got out with your toothbrush have already decayed and are… Continue Reading

A Kiss To Remember

Have you ever leaned in for kiss to realize your partner has a stench or funky breath? Or even realized they have food in their teeth? This can definitely ruin the mood or even be a deal breaker for some. How do we save ourselves from being this person? We take the time to floss…. Continue Reading