Jeff Rodgers, DMD, PC Blog
January 5, 2018
It’s the beginning of the year, so you know what that means: it’s time to make good on all those New Year’s resolutions. If you’re like millions of other Americans, you’re probably hoping to be healthier in 2018. Fortunately, if you’re looking to have a happier and longer life, you don’t need to hit the gym for hours or give up your favorite foods. With these 4 simple tips from your dentist in Dunwoody, you can easily add years to your life without breaking a sweat at all! (more…)
December 2, 2017
You go out of your way to make sure your child is safe in a thousand different ways every day, some of which you probably don’t even notice. You have child latches on some of the cabinets, child locks on your car, and a seemingly 47-point car seat you happily strap them into whenever you go somewhere. Fortunately, your family dentist in Dunwoody can help you keep them safe in another way by protecting their smile. With something called dental sealants, they can make sure your child avoids tooth decay and cavities on their most vulnerable teeth. Could your child benefit from them? Simply read on to find out! (more…)
November 6, 2017
Are you the kind of person who dreads the holiday season because of all the parties and social gatherings you’ll be invited to? We know, this sounds “awful,” but they can be rather uncomfortable if you’re self-conscious about your teeth. You’re constantly worrying that the first thing people will notice are your gaps, stains, or chips. Well, this holiday season might just be the year that you give yourself a beautiful smile. With the help of your dentist in Dunwoody, you can give yourself a flawless set of teeth that will fill you with confidence all the way through the next holiday season and beyond. (more…)
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.