Eric Jones

Candy – Things That Can Ruin Your Smile

Contrary to what mom said, sugar won’t directly rot your teeth—but the acid produced when you eat sugar and carbohydrates can. “Naturally occurring bacteria in the mouth devour sugar, creating acids that attack tooth enamel, which can lead to decay and a host of other problems, including gingivitis and cavities,” says Halpern. The worst thing…

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Cosmetic Dentistry – Smile Makeover Dentist Flowery Branch GA

Don’t Hide Your Smile – Remake It! We emphasize the aesthetic aspect in ALL our work because we know that when your smile looks good, you feel good! We use the best combination of preventive care, tooth-colored fillings, and restorative techniques for optimum dental health. Modern smile makeovers are so easy and affordable that there’s…

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Dental Implants Flowery Branch GA

Dental Implant Restoration for a Perfect Smile  Missing teeth can cause difficulties in chewing and make you self-conscious about your smile. We have an excellent solution – dental implant restorations! After Dr. Jones or an oral surgeon places a titanium post, we will custom-create natural-looking restorations. These will match the rest of your teeth, function…

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Sports Drinks – Things That Can Ruin Your Smile

In the last decade, sports beverages have become increasingly popular, but they aren’t great for your teeth. “Scientific research has found that the pH levels in many sports drinks could lead to tooth erosion due to their high concentration of acidic components, which could wear away at the tooth’s enamel,” says David F. Halpern, DMD,…

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Tooth Decay – Also called Cavities, Dental Caries

You call it a cavity. Your dentist calls it tooth decay or dental caries. They’re all names for a hole in your tooth. The cause of tooth decay is plaque, a sticky substance in your mouth made up mostly of germs. Tooth decay starts in the outer layer, called the enamel. Without a filling, the…

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Bleeding gums

Bleeding gums can be a sign that you are at risk for, or already have, gum disease. However, persistent gum bleeding may be due to serious medical conditions such as leukemia and bleeding and platelet disorders.   Considerations It is important to follow the instructions from your dentist in order to maintain healthy gums. Improper…

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Diet and Oral Health

Cut the sugar, grab the milk!   Each time you eat a snack containing sugar or starch (carbohydrates), the resulting acid attack on your teeth can last up to 20 minutes, and a lot of snacks and drinks contain sugar. How much sugar? A single can of pop contains up to 10 teaspoons of sugar,…

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Learn more about ‘bad breath’

Halitosis Halitosis or bad breath or oral malodour is socially unacceptable but self-diagnosis is difficult, as it is not possible to easily detect an odor from ones’ own breath. Those who have halitosis are often unaware of it and often may be informed by friends or relatives. Yet those people who have been told that…

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Sedation Dentistry Flowery Branch GA

The Complete Range of Sedation Dentistry Options If fear and anxiety have kept you from visiting the dentist, sedation dentistry with Dr. Eric Jones may just be the solution you have been looking for. Dr. Jones has helped hundreds of patients correct years of oral damage in just one or two comfortable and stress-free dental…

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Dentist Flowery Branch GA – Dr. Eric Jones

Dr. Eric Jones is pleased to be able to offer beautiful smiles to his neighbors in Flowery Branch and the surrounding communities. Dr. Jones earned his dental degree from the Medical University of South Carolina, after earning his bachelor’s degree from Clemson University. He maintains professional memberships in the American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association,…

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