Should You Wear a Night Guard?

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You may notice that you wake up with a headache or even a sore jaw after what should be a good night’s sleep. This could be because you are clenching or grinding your teeth while you are sleeping. If this is the case, it would be a good idea to consider getting a night guard. …

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Four Reasons Why Dentists Take X-rays

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Having routine checkups with a dentist can save you from future problems and dental emergencies. Dentists constantly monitor your oral health and look for any concerns or changes in the mouth. Such changes can be caused by some cavities, gingivitis, and oral cancer. There are, however, certain conditions that cannot be seen by the naked …

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Why Should I Schedule Regular Dental Checkups?

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Routine dental checkups are important because they allow us to screen for and intervene dental issues early. For example, if you have gingivitis, we can treat it before it becomes gum disease. Or if you have demineralized enamel, it will eventually cause tooth decay if left untreated. How Often to Schedule Dental Checkups Most people …

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4 Reasons to Remove a Tooth

Tooth Pain

When it comes to your smile, Dunwoody Family & Cosmetic Dentistry wants to do everything possible to help you preserve your natural teeth. Unfortunately, there are times when removing a tooth is in the best interest of your oral health. Even though a dental extraction may seem like the best (and quickest) solution, that’s not …

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Jaw Pain (TMJ) Treatments in Dunwoody

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TMJ disorder is a painful condition where your temporomandibular (jaw) joint becomes stiff, sore, or loses range of motion. Sometimes symptoms like headaches, earaches, or difficulty eating begin to become so severe that they interfere with your regular activities. When that’s the case, a non-surgical TMJ treatment can help you find relief. What is Causing …

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How to Know If You Need a Dental Crown

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A dental crown, also known as a cap, can improve the appearance of your smile and protect compromised teeth from additional damage. However, the dental crown process is a bit more involved than getting a dental filling, so you’ll want to make sure a “cap” is really what your smile needs. 1) What Are Dental …

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Use Your Yearly Dental Benefits Before They Expire

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We all get busy with life and before we know it, the year is almost over. We often don’t think our dental benefits are about to expire, but they usually do at the end of every calendar year. If you need to complete a treatment plan, it’s best to take advantage of your annual benefits …

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Types of Mouthguards/Splints and What They Do

Mouthguard

A mouthguard or splint is a thick plastic or acrylic covering that is worn over your teeth. There are many different appliances available and each serves a different purpose. Sports Mouthguards If you or your child participates in a contact sport, then our Dunwoody dentist strongly recommends the use of a sports mouthguard.  This appliance …

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Four Hidden Symptoms of Tooth Decay

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Think you have a cavity? Watch for these four warning signs: Floss Getting Caught Between Teeth Cavities create physical holes inside of your tooth, leaving rough outer edges of enamel around the opening. Any time you slide floss down between your teeth and there’s a cavity, there is a good chance that the floss might …

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The Health Impact of Gum Disease

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Did you know that having periodontal (gum) disease could significantly impact your overall health? Gum disease isn’t something that’s isolated to your mouth. We know from extensive research that the bacteria in those diseased tissues can spread directly into your bloodstream. In turn, your immune system is triggered and there’s an increased inflammatory response throughout …

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Our Patient Reviews

Dunwoody Family & Cosmetic Dentistry
4.9 / 5.0

Based on 126 reviews

Janice Overbeck

Angela is an incredible dentist and is on top of all of the latest and best technology. She is very honest and I love everyone at her practice. They are all great!

Whitney Appenfelder

I have been seeing Leslie and Dr. Bruce for about 20 years! Love their personalities and service. I highly recommend them!

Jerry Cox

Highly professional and efficient service, stem to stern. Also the account manager makes it fun to pay my bill!!

Jeannine Bartch

Dr. Ojibway and her team have helped me get my smile back. The office is beautiful and the environment is relaxing and very friendly.

Address

1816 Independence Square, Suite B,
Dunwoody, GA 30338

Contact

Tel: (770) 399-9199
Email: dfcd@ident.com

Practice Hours

Mon - Thr 7:00am - 4:00pm
Friday Open until 1pm
(on the Fridays we are open)