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Have a New Dental Implant? 5 Steps to Take after Your Procedure

You just got your new dental implant placed, and you’re looking forward to being able to eat, speak, and chew without discomfort or embarrassment!

Even though your implant will be left to heal for several months, this is a crucial time, and the way you take care of the surgical site now can impact the long-term success of the procedure.

What to Expect after Implant Placement

Dental implant placement is an outpatient surgery that is performed by a dentist who has been trained in dental implantology. In most cases, it’s a straightforward procedure that can be performed with a local anesthetic.

But it is an invasive procedure that requires you to take certain post-operative ...

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Cosmetic Dentistry – What it Is, What it Does, and How it Works

Cosmetic Dentistry | Alpharetta Creek Restorative Dentistry

If you’re thinking about a smile makeover, you’ll be pleased to know that cosmetic dentistry at our Alpharetta, GA dental practice offers more options than ever for sprucing up your smile and giving your self-confidence a boost.

The Treatment:  Professional Teeth Whitening

What It Does – Your smile was once bright and beautiful, but now your teeth have taken on a sad, dull appearance. Wouldn’t it be nice to see those pretty pearly whites again?Professional teeth whitening treatments are the fastest and most affordable way to get rid of stains and discoloration and leave you with a sparkling, fresh smile.

How It Works – Make an appointment, and we’ll create a custom-made whitening ...

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Prescription Meds and Your Oral Health: What You Need to Know

You may not be particularly surprised to learn that reports by the Mayo Clinic indicate that nearly 70 percent of Americans take at least one prescription medication, with antidepressants and antibiotics leading the list.

What you may not know is that many medications – including antihistamines, herbal preparations, and even vitamins – can have a negative impact on your oral health.

Dr. Kai Liang and our team want you to be informed about the things that can affect your oral health. We are pleased to offer general and family dentistry in Alpharetta so you can maintain your healthy smile.

Dry Mouth and Prescription Medications

There are a variety of medications (both prescription and over ...

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How a Dental Practice with a Wide Range of Services Benefits You

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Working with a dental practice where professionals know and understand you, can do a lot to improve your perception of dentistry. You will be more likely to reach out to your dentist if there's a problem, and your smile will be healthier as a result.

But you also want to find a dental practice that offers a wealth of services that your family needs to keep their smiles healthy. 

One-Stop Convenience

Seeking dental care can be challenging for many, so you certainly want to make it as easy as possible. Finding a practice that offers a variety of dental service allows you and your family to get all the care they need in one ...

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3 Reasons to Wear Your Retainer following Invisalign Treatment

Invisalign Trays | Invisalign Alpharetta GA

You just invested a lot of time and effort to have your teeth straightened with Invisalign. You wore the aligners exactly as prescribed, and now you are rewarded with the beautifully aligned smile you’ve always dreamed of.

You’re ready to put the process behind you, but now your dentist is reminding you that wearing your retainer is an essential part of treatment. You may be resistant to the idea because you’re an adult, and adults don’t wear retainers, do they?

Why a Retainer after Invisalign Treatment Is Necessary

The truth is that every individual who receives orthodontics needs to maintain the results by wearing a retainer. If you are thinking of Invisalign treatment ...

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When Everything Else Is Going Wrong, Dental Implants are Right

How do you feel about the state of your oral health? Are you able to smile with confidence, or have numerous dental problems crept up over time, leaving you with a damaged smile?

There are many factors that impact your oral health, including your age, genetics, conditions like chronic teeth grinding, lifestyle habits like smoking, and lack of proper preventive care.

Missing and damaged teeth make it difficult or impossible to chew certain foods and make your face look drawn and tired. You probably don’t even want to open your mouth, much less smile. Dentists refer to this condition as terminal dentition, and you can learn more about it in this video:

 

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3 Cosmetic Issues That Are Simpler to Fix Than You Expected

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Do you think of the term 'cosmetic dentistry' and hear a cash register in your head going "ka-ching, ka-ching?" It's a common misconception that any esthetic treatment automatically comes with a high price tag. But the reality is that you can correct flaws and perk up your smile without busting your budget!

Affordable Cosmetic Dentistry

The first goal of dentistry is to protect the health and structure of your teeth for as long as possible. Improvements in dental materials and technology make it possible for us to perform conservative, affordable procedures that make a real difference in the appearance of your smile.

  • A dull smile - You can't quite put your finger on ...

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