Dr. Hodges' Blog
May 2, 2019
You know what they say—change can be a good thing. In this case, it’s true! As technology and dental techniques continue to progress, our practice also must adapt and integrate these into our day-to-day business to treat our patients more effectively and efficiently. To help us do just that, we proudly welcome Conyers native Dr. Anushka Amin to our practice and make the necessary adjustments to our practice name. (more…)
April 3, 2019
Spring is in full effect, and what better time for you and your family to get ready for summer with a clean and refreshing smile? Regular dental checkups and cleanings can not only give you the fresh feeling you enjoy, but your family dentist in Conyers can make sure your mouth is free from tooth decay, gum disease, cavities, and even oral cancer. But do you know what can happen if you miss your scheduled cleanings? Find out why these six-month checkups are so important and what can happen if you miss too many.
February 7, 2019
Are you tired of the endless appointments with multiple dentists? Driving all over town to make it on time is exhausting and time-consuming. Wouldn’t you like to get that time back? You can by finding a dentist in Conyers the whole family will love! But how? We know it may seem like a futile effort, trying to find one dentist for everyone, but it is possible. Let us help you by providing a few tips that will help you in your search.
January 18, 2019
Have you scheduled your dental visits for 2019 yet? It is recommended to see your dentist in Conyers every 6 months, so you should have 2 appointments made this year at least. If you’re like many people, you may wait to book these visits until the last minute. Whether it’s a busy schedule or just putting it off, many don’t book their dental appointments in advance. However, there are some great benefits that come with booking your calendar early on. Keep reading to learn why it’s always advantageous to book your dental appointments now.
December 3, 2018
Is your smile ready for its close-up? During this time of year, family, friends, and even coworkers are after the perfect photo. But it’s hard to be confident in a good photo if your smile has flaws like chips, cracks, stains, and other imperfections. Thankfully, cosmetic dentistry in Conyers can deliver you the smile of your dreams. With various services for a wide-range of dental issues, you can be ready for the many photo opportunities that happen during the holidays. Read on to discover some of the most popular ways that patients transform their smile.
November 3, 2018
Did you know that each year, billions of dollars in dental benefits go unused? If you have insurance, those are your hard-earned dental dollars being wasted. Most insurance plans have a deadline at the end of the year that prevents any of your benefits from rolling over. Keep reading to discover why you should always use your dental benefits before January 1st with your dentist in Conyers.
September 10, 2018
It’s early on a Saturday morning, and you have plans to travel to Athens to cheer on your Georgia Bulldogs. Your fun-filled day is interrupted, though, by a painful toothache. You want to get relief fast as possible so what should you do? Your emergency dentist in Conyers explains how to handle this and other common dental emergencies as you continue reading.
July 6, 2018
Temporary crowns are designed to act as a placeholder to protect teeth while permanent crowns are being made. Whether it’s to cover a tooth damaged by decay or dental injury, the temporary crown can sufficiently do so without worry of bacteria or food debris getting in.
The next time you need permanent dental crowns in Conyers, just know that it will be available in a couple weeks. You’ll be glad your dentist took the time to make it fit and blend into your natural smile as much as possible.
June 28, 2018
Dental crowns in Conyers have helped countless people to enjoy a strong smile despite past dental problems. Indeed, crowns can protect a weakened tooth, bringing back its strength and protecting it against further damage. They’re also often placed after root canals to fortify the tooth underneath. But did you know that dental crowns can serve another purpose? They can drastically improve the way your teeth look, thereby boosting your confidence and brightening your smile.
May 4, 2018
Restorative dentistry has only gotten better over the years. When it comes to dental crowns, there truly is no exception. Saving a tooth from extraction due to decay or a dental injury has never been easier. While dental crowns are durable and designed to last for many years, it doesn’t mean they are guaranteed to last forever.
To learn how long dental crowns in Conyers last and how to properly care for them, keep reading.