Body, Mouth And Mind Connection

Have you seen information in the news about a “healthier mouth means a  healthier you?”  Although there are many aesthetic reasons to maintain a healthy mouth, the most important is the rest of your body, says Marietta dentist.  There is a growing wealth of scientific evidence demonstrating the connection between oral health and the risk of serious disease.  Gums and teeth…

“Plaque” The Enemy!

Do you ever wonder why your dentist says plaque is so important to remove?  Most people have been told since childhood that regular brushing and flossing is the only way to avoid plaque on  their teeth says Marietta cosmetic dentist.  Let’s examine plaque and take a look at some ways  to avoid its build up on your beautiful smile… Have…

Bizwire Helps Local Business with Internet Marketing 2.0 Strategies

Kirk Kimmerling DDS, a Marietta, GA dentist has announced a membership with Bizwire, a company designed to help local businesses understand the internet and teach proven online marketing strategies. Bizwire was introduced to Verde Pointe Dental Associates by Jim Ruether, a local business owner involved in scholarly research and feedback from actual businesses. The logic behind…

Reverse Gingivitis Before It’s Too Late

The early stage of gum disease is called gingivitis. It is an inflammation and infection of the gingiva (gums) says a dentist in Marietta, GA.  Many times early gum disease can be reversed by a simple procedure called scaling and root planing performed by your dental office.  Others may need a more extensive gum tissue surgery…

Facts And Myths About Cavities

Can you guess which of these are a myth or fact about cavities?  Interestingly, many people are unaware of the truth about decay and how it happens. Can you answer the following questions asks Marietta dentist? Does treating a cavity mean the decay has stopped? Do acidic foods cause cavities? Can people always tell if they…

Chronic Stress And Your Oral Health

Chronic stress is well-known to have destructive effects on oral health says Marietta dentist.   Millions of people are unaware that they clench and grind their teeth.  It can occur while awake or asleep, and the tempromandibular joint (TMJ) can be affected.  This is the joint that connects the jaw to the skull and if over-stressed, can become sore…

Marietta Dentist Introduces Blog On Dentistry And Involvment In Polymer Chemistry

Verde Pointe Dental Associates introduces a new blog on the practice website for better informed patients. Marietta, GA- Leading dentist in Marietta and Kennesaw at Verde Pointe Dental Associates, Kirk Kimmerling DDS introduces the launch of the practice’s new blog library.  With involvement in creation of new dental products, the Marietta dentist has recognized the need for a…