How Often Should I Schedule a Dental Appointment?

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Routine dental checkups and cleanings are a vital part of your oral health. Preventative care helps to maintain healthy gums and teeth and reduces the chances of cavities, gingivitis, and tooth loss. It can be difficult to know when to schedule your appointments, so this is what we at Kennesaw Mountain Dental Associates recommend: Every …

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Complications Caused by Crooked Teeth

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Our Kennesaw patients who have crooked teeth are usually mostly concerned about the way their smile looks. However, having a misaligned smile also raises certain complications that can actually affect your oral health. Oral Complications Associated With Crooked Teeth The following are some issues that can develop from having an improperly aligned bite: TMJ Disorder …

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Your Dental Insurance Benefits are Expiring Soon!

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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

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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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Commonly Overlooked Symptoms of Tooth Decay

The majority of cavities creep in unannounced. You might never realize that you have one until the cavity is quite large. Fortunately, tooth decay is preventable with good home care. But if you do get a cavity, treating it early will minimize the size of your restoration and keep the cost of your care as …

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What is Tartar and Why do I Get Buildup?

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During your six-month dental cleanings, one of the things that’s happening is careful removal of tartar buildup across your teeth. Sometimes tartar is visible, just along the gumlines. Other times it isn’t (because it’s tucked just below the edges of your gum tissue.) But one thing is for certain: tartar contributes to bone loss, tissue …

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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?

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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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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