The Different Types of Dental Crowns That Can Restore Your Smile

There are many different types of dental crowns in the world today. This means you have more than one option when it comes to restoring your tooth with a dental restoration. To help you choose the right dental crown for your tooth and smile, our dentist, Dr. Keith Kitchens, is... Read more »

Drink Water for a Happy Holiday

For a healthy smile this holiday season, don’t forget to drink water! If you get dehydrated, your entire body is affected. It can reduce brain function, physical capacity, and strength. Water is great for your smile. It cleans the mouth of food particles and other debris, and cleans acids and... Read more »

An Untreated Chipped Tooth Could Eventually Fracture

An Untreated Chipped Tooth Could Eventually Fracture When a tooth has chipped, the damage to the tooth enamel layer is sometimes minimal. Sometimes this does little more than alter the tooth’s appearance or cause some minor sensitivity when consuming hot, cold, sweet, or acidic things. However, you should not let... Read more »

Treat Your Smile to Periodontal Care for Beautiful Results

A beautiful smile comes from healthy teeth and gums. Yet, gum disease is one of the most prevalent oral diseases today. With easy access to proven safe and effective oral hygiene tools such as American Dental Association approved toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental flossing methods, and mouthwashes to keep bacteria in check,... Read more »

Dentistry Topic Data Blog: Tooth-Colored Dental Fillings

Have you suffered the effects of tooth decay for such a long time that a cavity has now presented itself within a tooth? If so, it must be treated immediately. If a cavity is left untreated, serious infections such as pulp damage and tooth loss can occur. A highly effective... Read more »

Symptoms of Bruxism

If you are stressed, don’t follow the advice to “keep a stiff upper lip”- at least not literally. You may end up grinding your teeth! The medical term for teeth grinding is bruxism. It occurs by nature unconsciously, usually while the afflicted is sleeping. Stress can be a major contributor,... Read more »

Periodontally Brushing Your Teeth with Whitening Toothpaste Can Help Remove Minor Dental Stains

Dental stains can adhere on the faces of your teeth when you eat certain foods, consume dark beverages, or occasionally use tobacco. If minor surface stains aren’t removed in a reasonable amount of time, they can start to saturate deeper into your tooth enamel. As this starts to happen it... Read more »

Advice about Dental Implants

Even though there are many different methods of replacing missing teeth, one of the most successful treatments is dental implants. Not only are they sturdy, but they can last a lifetime if you take care of them. Replace your missing teeth with dental implants, and give your mouth the perfect... Read more »

Taking Good Care of Your Dentures Means They Will Take Good Care of You

Dentures are just one tooth restoration we offer our patients at Windward Dental Care in Alpharetta, Georgia, who have issues with their smiles. With the help of dentures, your smile can once again function normally, allowing you to eat, drink, chew, smile and speak normally. To make sure that your dentures... Read more »

What to Do If You Have Sensitive Teeth

If you have sensitive teeth, then you know how inconvenient it can be. When you have this condition, you may have trouble eating and drinking the things you like, particularly if those things have temperature extremes, like iced tea, ice cream, or your favorite soups. But there are things you... Read more »