Do you need a higher fluoride toothpaste?

Fluoride is a fantastic ingredient for preventing cavities, and it’s found in most toothpaste and in all Georgia tap water. Toothpaste that is higher in fluoride, such as Prevident or Clinpro, is available by prescription or from a dentist. Read on to find out if a high fluoride toothpaste is for you.

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Can I whiten my teeth with charcoal?

Products that claim to whiten your teeth have been around as long as humans have had teeth. These days, products containing charcoal claim to make your teeth as white as charcoal is black. Read on to find out more about charcoal and your body, especially your teeth.

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Nervous about going to the dentist?

When we meet new patients, it’s very common for them to tell us: “I hate the dentist.” We get it. Scary sounds, smells, sights, and for some people, scary memories. Read on to find out where these nerves come from and what we at Atlanta Family Dentistry do to help our patients feel comfortable.

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