In Canada, 3400 new cases of mouth cancer are diagnosed each year. About 50% of those diagnosed do not live longer than 5 years after diagnosis because it wasn’t detected early enough. The most common sites for oral cancer to be found are the tongue (which has the highest prevalence), throat, floor of the mouth…

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When teeth are not properly cleaned, plaque forms on the tooth’s surface. Plaque can cause irritation of the gums, making them red and slightly swollen – this is gingivitis. More serious forms of gum disease such as periodontitis start with gingivitis. Signs & Symptoms: Red, swollen or tender gums that bleed when brushed or flossed…

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Learn more about the importance of saliva. The above video is found on the American Dental Association YouTube Channel. JONES SMILESSedation ~ Cosmetic ~ Family Dentistry 7330 Spout Springs Road, Suite C15 Flowery Branch, GA 30542 (770) 965-3048

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In most cases, the cause of bad breath can be simple. However, if the issue is persistent, it can be a symptom of something more serious, and a problem sign of something to avoid long term. Diet places a key role in bad breath, and the food you eat can often affect the smell of…

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Learn more about why gums recede. The above video is found on the American Dental Association YouTube Channel. JONES SMILESSedation ~ Cosmetic ~ Family Dentistry 7330 Spout Springs Road, Suite C15 Flowery Branch, GA 30542 (770) 965-3048

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Learn more about the treatment for abscessed teeth. The above video is found on the American Dental Association YouTube Channel. JONES SMILESSedation ~ Cosmetic ~ Family Dentistry 7330 Spout Springs Road, Suite C15 Flowery Branch, GA 30542 (770) 965-3048

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