Dental Health Instructions for Diabetics

Diabetes increases your risk for dental issues, especially mouth infections such as dry mouth, oral thrush and gum disease. Providentially, all these issues are avertable. Just follow these instructions: - First, watch your blood sugar as instructed by your physician. This may include taking medication or insulin shots and watching what you eat. When you manage your blood glucose, you... read more »

Distinguishing What Kind of Mouth Sore You Have

"I love mouth sores!" is a statement you never here out of anyone’s mouths. Mouth sores are found in or around the mouth and can be very painful depending on how large they get and how long they’ve been untreated. They can also look unappealing and can be a potential signal of a more serious illness. The two most often... read more »

Halloween Candy That Can Be Harmful to Your Child’s Teeth

With Halloween approaching, you may want to form a plan to protect your ghouls’ and ghosts’ teeth from cavities. The candies in their Halloween bucket contain sugars that could harm their teeth. We’re not saying that you should not let your child eat Halloween candy, but know that not all candies are created equal. When your children come back from... read more »

Are You Stressed? Here’s How You Take Care of Your Mouth

Stress is an emotion that weighs heavily on the body. Oftentimes it can actually affect your health and make you sick. This is the same with the mouth. Stress can take a toll on the mouth whether you like it or not. In fact, it can cause teeth grinding habits, jaw pain, canker sores, and even gum disease. So, it’s... read more »

Smile Restorations Begin with Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry is an umbrella term related to a plethora of dental treatments, procedures, and services that can enhance your smile. Some treatments are strictly designed to only enhance the look of teeth to their maximum potential, whereas others are used to save teeth from tooth extractions or to replace teeth that have already been lost. Three highly effective cosmetic... read more »

Oral Health Services: Fluoride

The age-old inquiry is often asked as to the matter of if fluoride actually works. The answer is yes, it does undeniably protect your tooth enamel from tooth decay and cavities. Your tooth enamel is a thin, yet sturdy layer on our teeth meant to shield and defend our inner teeth against harm. Despite this, bacteria and harmful acids caused... read more »

Toothbrush Care 101

Choosing the right toothbrush is a difficult decision with such a large variety of styles, sizes, shapes, and brands. Protecting your smile against plaque buildup and decay is already a fight, and adding the stress of finding the right dental care and taking care of your toothbrush shouldn’t be part of that struggle. Donald H Bohne DDS PA wants to... read more »

A Partial Denture Can Help Replace Multiple Teeth Lost to Severe Gum Disease

Poor oral hygiene habits can promote gum disease to afflict your periodontal health. When this happens. Without treatment, the inflammation in the gum tissues will gradually progress. In time, this could compromise the roots of multiple teeth. In a situation like this, Dr. Donald Bohne might recommend fitting you for a partial denture at his dental office in Tucker, Georgia.... read more »

Keep Your Smile Full with a Tooth Replacement Therapy

Although a tooth replicant treatment may seem like a daunting task, the truth is that no matter which service between implants, bridges, or dentures you desire, all three are highly effective at overcoming ailments in oral health and lasting for many decades to come. Keep your smile full with one of the following tooth replacement therapies: - Dental Implants –... read more »