A Dental Bridge That Feels Loose Needs to Be Examined by a Dentist

A dental bridge is typically created in a special dental lab to replicate a missing or extracted tooth. The special dental adhesive used to marry it to the two anchoring abutments is meant to rival the once natural bond between the dentin layers of each tooth and their respective tooth enamel layer. As the years pass, poor oral hygiene practices... read more »

Early Symptoms of Oral or Pharyngeal Cancer Call for an Early Dental Checkup

Your chances of suffering from oral and pharyngeal cancers typically increase with age. However, certain risk factors can cause these serious oral health conditions to occur at a younger age. This could include a family history of these cancers, or if you use tobacco products, and frequently consume alcohol. Every dental checkup performed at Dr. Pallavi Rakesh’s dental office includes... read more »

Maintaining Your Veneers

If your teeth need a little improvement, dental veneers may be for you. You may have some minor chips in your teeth, or maybe your teeth are a little discolored due to age, disease or tobacco use. Your teeth may be unevenly spaced. Fortunately, veneers can conceal and correct these problems, and give you a smile of which you can... read more »

A Loose Dental Crown Needs to Be Examined by a Dentist

If a tooth is significantly compromised by a large cavity, dental attrition, or a dental fracture, there might not be enough healthy tooth enamel remaining for Dr. Pallavi Rakesh to repair it with a dental filling. In a case like this she might recommend restoring the tooth with a dental crown. This form of treatment is designed to completely replace... read more »

A Complete Denture Can Be Used to Replace Your Full Set of Teeth

Left untreated, periodontal disease can ravage the health of your gums and weaken the roots of your teeth. As it continues to progress it could even result in the loss of multiple teeth, as the underlying bone structure gradually erodes. Restoring these teeth with dental implants can prove to be prohibitively invasive and costly. Even once one area has been... read more »

Taking Care of Your Implants

Congratulations on your new dental implants. You have made a great choice since your implants are durable, can stand on their own as a part of your smile, will help keep your remaining teeth in place, and will help your jawbone to become stronger and more sturdy. The good news is that unlike dentures, implants do not need to be... read more »

The Fundamentals of Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are a highly popular form of tooth restoration dentistry that specializes in cosmetic improvements to your smile. Veneers conceal and cover the fronts of teeth to ensure your smile looks as spectacular as you need it to. For a list of guidelines concerning dental veneers, consider this: - A single dental veneer can last a decade of nonstop use... read more »

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?

Have you ever wondered what is cosmetic dentistry? If so, we have exciting news for you! Our team here at Ace Dental Care in Alpharetta, Georgia, offers cosmetic dentistry and is excited to give you some insight to how it can improve your smile. Cosmetic dentistry is a branch of dentistry that focuses on improving the appearance of your smile.... read more »

Mouthwash Basics 101

When looking for the perfect mouthwash, it is always important to remember that the products you use for your teeth should mimic the features you desire in your smile. If you are using toothpaste and mouthwash products that focus on whitening teeth, but you suffer from dental erosion and cavities, you won’t be doing yourself any favors. Focus on what... read more »