Sweets During the Holidays and Their Effect on our Teeth

There is so much to love about the holiday season: The warmth of time spent with friends and family, parties stocked with wonderful food and drink, and, of course, all the sweet treats that appear everywhere – whether it’s in your home, office, or even the gym. But as good as all of that is, […]

Dental Care as we Age

Like all types of healthcare, how patients and providers approach dental care changes significantly throughout our lives. True, there are some factors that never change. But there are also plenty of differences in how dentists and oral health professionals treat us in different phases of our lives, and it is important to understand those distinctions […]

Getting Back to School and Dental Care

School is back in full swing, and that means your kids are busy again – and not just in school but also fully involved with sports, clubs, band practices, etc. And while it may be nice to have your kiddos out of the house and on the go, all that activity means that time is […]

Summer Dental Care for Kids

Now that summer’s here, it is absolutely normal to see your kids enjoy a bit of down time and indulge in a little bit of laziness after the psychological drain of school and all that brings – including sports, clubs, and other organized activities. With them staying around the home, they also have more access […]

What is TMJ?

For years, TMJ was one of those scary acronyms that you rarely heard – but it was scary because, when you did hear it, it was usually in reference to someone having severe jaw pain. And whatever it was, you wanted nothing to do with it. But what is TMJ? How does it happen? What […]

Why Choose Invisalign Treatment Over Alternatives

We live in an age of impressive technological advances – and that includes every aspect of our lives, including dental care. From teeth whitening to, yes, even lasers, modern dentistry offers so many effective treatments that are also painlessly applied that it seems almost crazy that when people think of teeth straightening, many still conjure […]

Patient Appreciation Day 2022

Our annual Patient Appreciation Day event is April 29, 2022 from 11:30AM – 2:30PM at our BGW Dental office in Gainesville. We will have a large tent for those patients who would love to stay and enjoy hamburgers, chicken, coleslaw, BBQ beans, cookies, and brownies. There will also be a drive through for those of […]

How Dentists Fill Cavities

Since 1974, BGW Dental Group has served patients throughout northeast Georgia. But just because we serve the dental needs of our community, doesn’t mean everyone attends every scheduled appointment nor that everyone in our community has a dentist. In fact, 9 out of 10 adults having some degree of tooth decay and 90% of adults […]

How Dentists Fix A Chipped Tooth

There are many dental challenges a patient can face nowadays. From cavities and gum disease to root canal issues and tooth decay, the stream of negative dental situation is endless. Among the trickiest scenarios is a chipped tooth, a situation that requires immediate yet detailed and meticulous care. Luckily, dentists can indeed repair a chipped […]

Dental Hygiene While Traveling

A Vacation For Your Mouth Ah, the holidays – a time when you get to visit family and enjoy spending time with loved ones. And, with decreasing COVID numbers and increasing vaccination rates, we hope this year will be a more “normal” holiday season. But just because you take a break and travel to see […]