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How to Keep Your Smile Bright

Patient Smiling After Porcelain Veneers from Kennesaw Mountain Dental Associates

Our teeth are naturally porous. The enamel alone is covered in thousands of tiny openings called “tubules.” As you might guess, the tubules can house stain particles that wind up making your teeth look darker. If you already have naturally dark enamel, additional staining may make your teeth look older than they really are. Drink …

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Halitosis and Tongue Hygiene

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Did you know that approximately 90% of the bacteria responsible for bad breath are on the surface of the tongue? Your tongue is covered in hundreds of tiny, bumpy extensions called “papillae.” Each one can house tiny particles of food debris and bacteria around it, making it possible for odors to harbor in hard-to-reach areas. …

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Crowns vs. Fillings: Which One is Best?

patient with toothache

You think you have a pretty big cavity or broken-off edge on one of your back teeth. You know it needs to be fixed, even though it doesn’t hurt that bad. The longer you wait, the more it’s going to break off. So, you call our Kennesaw dentist to set up an appointment, knowing that …

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Who Should Get an Oral Cancer Screening?

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Oral cancer. It’s a dangerous and deadly disease, primarily because it can develop in adults of all backgrounds and be difficult to diagnose. In fact, most people will never realize they have oral cancer until it has reached an aggressive stage. The best treatment for oral cancer is an early diagnosis and intervention. Pinpointing pathological …

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No Insurance? Ask About Our In-House Plan

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It might surprise you to learn that — unlike medical insurance — dental insurance plans haven’t increased their allowable amounts with normal inflation rates for over 40 years. And if you’re one of the thousands of people who don’t have dental insurance, you’re likely putting off treatments until the last possible second. So what other …

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Dentists Open in Kennesaw During COVID-19

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Great oral health is essential for quality overall wellness. When things like tooth decay and gum disease go untreated, they gradually take a toll on your smile and quality of life. But in times of COVID-19 social distancing, we’ve placed a pause on non-urgent or non-emergency treatments at our Kennesaw dentist’s office. As dentist offices …

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Emergency Dentist in Kennesaw

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At this time of “social distancing”, most dentists in Kennesaw are only providing essential care services such as emergency treatments for urgent needs. The reason behind these limitations is to help minimize extra traffic in and out of public places and to ensure the health and safety of our patients. Even though we may need …

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What Causes Gum Disease?

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Your mother has it, your grandpa had it, you’re liable to have it too, right?  Contrary to what some people think, no, gum disease isn’t a genetic condition.  In fact, according to our Kennesaw dentist, gum disease is 100% preventable. Causes of Gum Disease Plaque sticks to your teeth daily but gets removed whenever you …

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Show Your Teeth Some Love

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February is the month for dozens of roses and pounds of chocolates. The flowers are beautiful to look at and lovely to smell, and the chocolates, well, this is the perfect month for chocolate lovers. With all that sugary sweetness and gooey deliciousness serenading your mouth, it is also the perfect month to have your …

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Be Careful with DIY Toothpaste

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More Americans are choosing to go a more natural route with all types of household products. From soaps, to cleaning fluids, people are opting out of the commercial brands and finding natural home remedies that work just as well, and sometimes even better. When making DIY products, it is important to know what you are …

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Our Patient Reviews

Kennesaw Mountain Dental Associates
4.8 / 5.0

Based on 69 reviews

Andrew Candler

Have been going here for about 2 years and absolutely love this group of professionals. Dr Contractor is great and Kasey is amazing!

Mira Figueira

I enjoyed my experience at this dentist office. They are always friendly and extremely helpful. Dr. Contractor is a nice guy and he knows what he is doing.

Debra Benson

Dr. Contractor and his staff are consistently friendly and helpful. Their knowledge and skills make for a visit to the dentist much less stressful.

Vince Albachiaro

Best Dentist and staff ever! Took a great interest in me and helped me navigate my dental needs during and after cancer treatments.

Address

1815 Old 41 Hwy NW #310,
Kennesaw, GA 30152

Contact

Tel: (770) 425-4100

Practice Hours

Mon - Wed: 8am - 5pm
Thurs: 8am - 3pm, Fri: 7am - 2pm