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All About Cosmetic Dentistry

It’s natural to want a beautiful, stunning smile. Having a great smile does a lot for your life. Namely, it helps improve your self-esteem and confidence. A great smile will take you places in life that you didn’t think were previously possible. But if you don’t have a great smile, it’s easy to feel discouraged. How can you effectively make... read more »

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Dentures or Implants?

When you’re looking to replace teeth on large scale, you have a lot of different options. Two of the most popular are dentures and implants. Choosing between the two, however, isn’t always easy. Each treatment option benefits you differently, and one may be better for you than the other. The key to making a good choice is consulting with Dr.... read more »

The Answers to Your Denture Questions

Do you have questions about dentures? If so, you have come to the right blog! Dentures are strong and reliable appliances that can help you have the strong oral health and smile you need. To help you know a little more about them and to help you find the answers you’re looking for, our dentist, Dr. Ron Stewart, is happy... read more »

What You Should Know About Pregnancy and Your Teeth

The human body changes when a woman is pregnant. Pregnant women need to take care of their bodies to make sure their baby is healthy. However, many pregnant women forget about the importance of protecting their oral health. In reality, if pregnant women don’t care for their teeth well, they could experience a number of potentially serious issues. For example,... read more »

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How Age Affects Your Oral Health

We all know how age affects our health. However, did you know that age affects your oral health too? According to the American Dental Association, your oral health is linked to your entire body. That is one of the many reasons it is vital to keep your oral health in excellent condition. Yet here at Stewart Family Dentistry in Lithonia,... read more »

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Why You Should Consider Laser Dentistry

As you probably know, many people tend to think of going to the dentist as a chore that needs to be done. Often, this is because many people find the dentist uncomfortable—especially when they hear the whirring of the drill. Fortunately, not every treatment requires the drill. You see, laser dentistry is another option that you should consider. In fact,... 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 in for cleanings and exams... 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 as cavities. Cavities are holes... read more »

The ABC’s Of Dental Health

Keeping good oral hygiene practices is very important for dental health. Our mouths are full of bacteria which, if it collects, can form a film on the teeth called plaque. Plaque bacteria breaks down the sugars in foods and creates acids that attack tooth enamel. Overtime, this can cause problems to develop such as tooth decay and gum disease. Following... read more »