Vegetarian Diets: How it Affects Your Teeth

You probably know that a diet can affect your health. Similarly, you probably know that a diet can affect your teeth—but do you know what a vegetarian diet could do to your teeth? Unfortunately, a vegetarian diet can lack some of the nutrition you need, which could eventually harm your teeth or gums. However, if… Read more »

Refresh Your Smile This Summer with a Dental Cleaning

At Stewart Family Dentistry, the dental practice of Dr. Ron Stewart and Dr. Vonda Hester, we are delighted to offer dental cleanings and exams in Lithonia, Georgia, and the surrounding areas to make sure you and your family’s smiles are their healthiest. What can you expect at our dental checkup? We advise our patients to come… Read more »

What to Expect With Dental Crown Treatment

Are you about to improve your oral health with a dental crown in , ? If so, our team is happy to help you have a successful appointment by telling you what to expect with dental crown treatment! We believe that if you know what to expect during your appointment, you will feel more prepared… Read more »

The Things You Can Do to Improve Your Child’s Oral Health

Your child’s oral health is important to Dr. and our team, which is why we are happy to give you the tips you need to help your child grow into the strong, healthy, and beautiful smile they deserve. Those smile-care tips are: Properly clean the smile Oral hygiene is extremely important, even when your child… Read more »

How Your Cavity Is Treated When You Get a Dental Filling

If you feel pain when you chew your food, or you have a tooth that is sensitive to hot and cold, or a tooth that just won’t stop aching, you may have a cavity. Even with the best of care—daily brushing and flossing and regular dental cleanings–your pearly whites can develop dental caries, also known… Read more »

The 3 Reasons Why Dental Cleanings Are So Beneficial

In addition to oral hygiene, dental cleanings are extremely important and beneficial for your smile. It’s strongly recommended that you attend your cleanings every six months. If you do, your smile will remain in tip-top shape. There are many reasons why cleanings are so beneficial for your smile, and three of those reasons are: They… Read more »

The Fundamentals on Caring for a Temporary Crown

Temporary dental crowns are just that—temporary. They are successful tools that cover your worn down, broken, or injured tooth just until your permanent crown is ready. Sometimes it takes a couple of days for a permanent dental crown to be created, which is why it is important that you take care of your temporary crown… Read more »

Lumineers and Veneers: Which is Right for You?

Have you ever wanted to enhance the appearance of your smile? Have you ever considered lumineers or veneers? Do you know what the difference between the two is? Are you unhappy with the appearance of your smile? Do you ever wish there was something you could do to achieve a radiant teeth? If you would… Read more »

How to Lessen the Blow of Halloween Candy on Your Child’s Smile

Halloween candy can have a negative and painful effect on your child’s smile, but what are you supposed to do about it? Well, there are a few things you can do, actually! Here are some suggestions: Divvy the candy up When your child comes home from their trick-or-treating journey, hide their candy and only give… Read more »

Pregnancy: Why Your Teeth Matter

Pregnancy is an exciting time for any parent! And it isn’t any surprise that you want to provide the best care for you and your baby. But did you know that most women aren’t aware that the health of their teeth plays a significant part in the health of their baby and themselves? That’s why… Read more »