Jeff Rodgers, DMD, PC Blog
September 22, 2017
Cavities. As a child, they were kind of the “boogeyman” when it came to your teeth. Your parents would constantly say things like, “That candy will give you cavities!” and, “Brush your teeth or you’ll get cavities!” Of course, they were right, and now that you’re a parent, you find yourself saying a lot of the same things! But really, what actually are the best ways for you and your children to avoid cavities? Today, we’re going to share 4 easy tips on how to keep your family’s smiles clean, healthy, and cavity-free. (more…)
August 31, 2017
Dental technology is rapidly advancing, and your dentist in Dunwoody stays on top of all the changes. Dr. Jeff Rodgers is continually investing in tools and methods that will serve our practice and our patients best — like digital x-rays, laser dentistry, and other advancements. Because while old fashioned values can be good, out-dated service for you and your loved ones is not. Keep reading to learn how we’re incorporating dental technology into our modern dental office!
July 30, 2017
There are a lot of dentists serving the Dunwoody area — a quick Google search for a “dentist near me” will present you with a number of options. But how can you know which one is best for you and your family? If you just moved to the area, or if you’ve just never gotten around to choosing a dentist, it’s time to commit to your new dental home. Call off the search and find out why Dr. Jeff Rodgers is the dentist Dunwoody trusts!
June 13, 2017
If you’re satisfied with the overall appearance of your smile, but dissatisfied with one tooth, then consider composite resin bonding. With this quick and relatively inexpensive procedure, the dentist in Dunwoody, Dr. Jeff Rodgers, can reshape an imperfect tooth. Read on to learn more about this convenient and effective cosmetic dental procedure.
May 30, 2017
Obesity is a rising problem in the United States, with the CDC estimating that more than one-third of US adults are affected by the condition. Related health effects include type II diabetes, heart disease, stroke, and even premature death. The increase in obesity is worrisome for our country’s overall well-being — and your dentist in Dunwoody, Dr. Jeff Rodgers, wants you to be aware of the risk excess weight also poses to oral health. People who are overweight or obese are far more likely to have gum disease. Keep reading to find out why.
April 10, 2017
Your home oral hygiene habits are vital to keeping your teeth and gums healthy. However, they are only half the care your smile needs. You need to visit your dentist regularly for a professional cleaning and checkup. Despite the American Dental Association recommending everyone sees their dentist every six months, too many people underestimate the importance of regular dental care. As a result, only 62% of adults have had a preventive appointment in the past year. If you are not visiting your dentist in Dunwoody regularly, you are placing your oral health at risk. Dr. Jeff Rodgers offers the preventive care you need to promote your dental health.
March 20, 2017
If you are among the 178 million adult Americans missing at least one tooth, you need an effective form of tooth replacement. Now, you have various options available. While you could choose a traditional method, like a dental bridge, many have come to prefer dental implants. Due to the various benefits they offer, such as a 95% success rate, more than 500,000 implants are placed each year. However, unlike other forms of tooth replacement, there are specific requirements for those interested in dental implants in Dunwoody, GA. Dr. Jeff Rodgers will perform the consultation necessary to see if you are a candidate.
February 3, 2017
Mothers, fathers, and even secretaries get a special day so people can take a little extra time to say, “Thank you,” for everything that they do. Did you know dentists get a day as well? March 6th is actually National Dentist Day, and to mark the occasion, we are going to give you 10 reasons why you should appreciate and thank your dentist in Dunwoody. (more…)
January 15, 2017
The new year is the perfect time to set new goas for yourself. While you are setting goals to be more outgoing, become more fit, or to eat healthier, do not forget about your dental health. As your dentist in Dunwoody, we have three easy resolutions for you to maintain a healthy smile all year long. With a few simple changes to your daily life, you will promote the health of your teeth and gums for a beautiful smile.
January 7, 2017
How do you want 2017 to be different than this year? Many people will rush to the gym in January and stop going before February hits, getting few results. You could easily improve your health with a modicum of the effort, you just need to focus on your smile. It’s one of the most basic parts of your appearance, and its health greatly impacts your overall health, so why not try to make it stronger than ever this year? Here are 5 simple tips from your dentist in Dunwoody, Dr. Jeff Rodgers, on how to make your smile shine all of next year. (more…)