Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Oral Hygiene Routine Basics

Do you remember the basics of your oral hygiene routines? If not, then you are in luck! Our dental team is happy to remind you of the basics of how to take care of your oral health, so you can have a beautiful and healthy smile each day. Our dentist,... Read more »

How the Dentist Applies Dental Filling

A treatment that is sometimes recommended for dealing with cavities is a dental filling. We place it in the cavity in order to restore the tooth to full function. If would like to know how they are placed, we can explain the process briefly. The first step for our dentist... Read more »

Taking Care of Your Enamel

Your tooth enamel may be the hardest substance in your body. It has to be in order to keep your teeth protected from the acids that can cause tooth decay. But your enamel, as tough as it is, is not impregnable. In fact, it can be damaged, and believe it... Read more »

Don’t Skip a Teeth Cleaning and Miss These Benefits

We encourage you to make a habit of regularly attending professional dental cleanings at Jason Rountree Family Dentistry to maintain the health of not just your teeth but your general health systems. Teeth cleanings positively impact your health in several ways, some of which you may not have known were... Read more »

How to Know if You Might Benefit from a Dental Bridge

Lost teeth can make you feel self-conscious about your appearance, as well create issues that affect your oral health. When you lose a tooth, there is a gap in your smile that allows the surrounding teeth shift, putting you at risk of tooth decay and damage and other problems. Our... Read more »

Banish Bad Breath

Are you searching for a way to improve your breath? Everyone suffers from bad breath, or halitosis, at some point in their lives. There are several things you can try at home that may help control the odor. -The first one may seem obvious: brush your teeth after eating. If... Read more »

How to Prevent Cavities

Here are some things you can do to help prevent cavities, and why they help. Brush and Floss: Brush and floss your teeth! We have heard this advice since we were children, but some individuals still struggle. Here are the basics: Brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes... Read more »