Why to Treat Cavities Early

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A lot of people don’t realize that cavities can lead to more serious dental problems if left untreated. Cavities are a common dental disease that can be treated with a simple filling. However, if cavities are left alone, they can spread to other teeth or into the tooth’s nerve. Decay should be treated in the …

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Common Dental Emergencies and What to Do

Mouth Pain

Dental emergencies are more common than you might think. And like a painful earache or kidney stone, toothaches and other dental problems can be excruciating and bring your entire day to a complete halt. Here’s what to do if you’re experiencing one: A Chipped or Knocked-Out Tooth Cover your tooth with milk or saline and …

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Why Every Athlete Needs a Mouthguard

Mouthguards

Protecting your teeth from an injury may not be the first reason you think of when buying sports equipment, but it should be! Oral and facial injuries are some of the most common accidents to occur in athletes. A sports mouthguard is a great piece of “insurance” to invest in. Sports Mouthguards Protect Against Concussions …

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Your Dental Insurance Benefits are Expiring Soon!

Appointment Calendar

The busy season has begun, the holidays are around the corner, and so is the end of the year. Here is a reminder to contact your our dental office to schedule your cleaning or make an appointment to complete your care plan, because your insurance benefits expire soon and will not roll over into the …

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3 Reasons Your Teen May Need a Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Teen Girl At Dentist

As the parent of a teenager, you may wonder if your child will need to have their wisdom teeth, or third molars, removed. This treatment isn’t necessary for all young adults, however, there are three main reasons why you may want to consider planning your teen’s wisdom tooth extraction surgery at our office in Kennesaw. …

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Simple Tips for a Healthier Smile This Summer

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During the summer a lot of us are more active, indulge in summertime sweets, and doing a lot of traveling (meaning, we might have left the floss at home!) Here are a few tips to keep in mind to give your smile a boost over these hot-weather months. Drink Plenty of Water Water is a …

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Do I Need a Root Canal?

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Root canal treatment — aka “endodontic therapy” — is often regarded as one of the last lines of defense for tooth preservation. When teeth are badly decayed, damaged, or suffering from severe pain, a root canal may be the only way to avoid a dental extraction. If you’re still on the fence about endodontic treatment, …

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Halitosis and Tongue Hygiene

Smiling Patient Dunwoody, GA

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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No Insurance? Ask About Our In-House Plan

Dental Patient Kennesaw GA

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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Emergency Dentist in Kennesaw

Dental Emergency Dunwoody GA

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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Our Patient Reviews

Kennesaw Mountain Dental Associates
4.9 / 5.0

Based on 320 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