Is Mouthwash Necessary?

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Is mouthwash necessary, or is it simply an additional proactive measure for those who are extra careful about their teeth? While the most important ways to take care of your teeth are simply by brushing twice a day, flossing once a day, and seeing your dentist at least twice a year, mouthwash can be a…

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7 Important Reasons You Need Regular Dental Checkups

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Dental checkups can seem a little intimidating, but did you know they actually help you avoid worse problems down the road? By visiting your dentist regularly, you can keep dental costs down, get the latest dental tips, and help your teeth look and feel great. Read on for 7 important reasons you need regular dental…

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5 Easy Ways to Reverse Tooth Decay and Cavities

Can Tooth Decay Be Reversed

We all try to avoid those dreaded words when we get our teeth cleaned: “It looks like you have a cavity.” More and more, patients are asking whether it’s possible to reverse tooth decay, rather than giving in to the inevitable filling. We put together our top five ways to reverse tooth decay and cavities…

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Dentures vs Implants: Which is Better?

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Patients who are considering dentures—or who possibly already have dentures—often ask about dental implants as an alternative. There is much to consider in the “dentures vs implants” discussion. We will break down the key features of each option and important points to consider as you decide which option is best for you.     What…

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5 Symptoms of Tooth Decay You Should Never Ignore!

what is tooth decay

If you’ve ever had a toothache, instantly, you associate that to a cavity, but did you know that there are other symptoms of tooth decay? Understanding the different symptoms and causes will help you to catch it early and often lead to prevention. Here at Peach Valley Dental, our goal is to better equip our…

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Toothache Symptoms, Causes, and Remedies

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You should visit a  toothache dentist immediately if you have tooth pain that won’t go away, accompanied by swelling, fever, and or bleeding gums according to the American Dental Association. Your dentist will treat the toothache, so you can lower the risks of possibly losing the tooth. First, you should learn more about toothache symptoms,…

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7 Dental Tips for Healthy Smiles in 2020

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  At Peach Valley Dental, we love healthy smiles. It’s a new year, which is the perfect time to set goals—don’t forget about setting dental goals, too. It’s not just about looking great, but also about staying healthy for many years of beautiful smiles. Here are our top 7 tips for healthy smiles this year.…

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Best Dental Options to Replace Missing Teeth in Atlanta

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If you are looking for options to replace missing teeth, you are in luck—dentistry has advanced to where we have several options available. Whether you have a single missing tooth or several teeth you would like to replace, Dr. Dennis and her team at Peach Valley Dental are experts at restoring your smile and your…

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How to Deal with Dental Anxiety

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Let’s face it: few people truly love going to the dentist. But for some, just the thought is enough to get their heart racing. If you are among the estimated 9-15% of the US population who suffers from dental anxiety, take comfort in knowing you are not alone. More importantly, there are things we can…

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Single Tooth Implant Cost and Frequently Asked Questions

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When it comes to dental implants, the biggest question on most patients’ minds is, “How much does a single tooth implant cost?” Patient specifics can vary, but on average, implants start around $2,000 and up. If you have dental insurance, you may be able to get partial coverage for this procedure, depending on the specifics…

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