The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

A Basic Rundown of Symptoms of Gum Disease

Are you familiar with common signs and symptoms of gum disease and what you can do to help treat it properly? Often times, gum disease can go untreated for several years before an individual realizes that any problems have occurred. By this time, extensive damage may already have occurred. Thus,... Read more »

Restore the Health and Strength of Your Tooth With a Composite Dental Filling

Composite dental fillings are strong, reliable and natural-looking dental restorations that our dentist, Dr. Gloria Stingley, is proud to offer her patients. Composite dental fillings can help you, your tooth and your smile in many ways. In fact, it can help a decayed, broken and even disfigured tooth to improve... Read more »

Great Oral Hygiene Tips and Tricks

Are you in need of tips and tricks to keeping your smile healthy and beautiful? If so, you have come to the right place! Our dentist, Dr. Gloria Stingley with Carter-Rockbridge General Dentistry P.C. in Norcross, Georgia, cares about your oral health and is excited to share this list of... Read more »

Why Chewing Sugar-Free Gum Can Help You

Would you be surprised to hear that sugar-free gum can help reduce cavities and improve your oral health? In fact, sugar-free chewing gum has many lasting benefits to your smile. Gum is an everyday treat for adults and kids alike. By switching to sugarless gum, you could be providing a... Read more »

Simple Tips to Maintain a Professionally Whitened Smile

The tooth whitening products sold in the oral hygiene aisle of most stores rarely have the potency to improve the appearance of teeth suffering from significant dental stains. At the same time excessive use of these products can harm tooth enamel and irritate oral tissues. Fortunately, a dental bleaching treatment... Read more »