Saving a Tooth with a Root Canal Treatment

If you have a tooth that is badly in need of a root canal treatment, don’t keep putting it off because you are worried that it might be painful. In fact, remember that the goal of a root canal is to relieve you of pain! These days a root canal can be viewed as similar to receiving a dental filling,... read more »

Why you Shouldn’t Fear Checkups

Being nervous, or having a serious anxiety attack, over the thought of visiting the dentist isn't something that's rare. A lot of people have serious anxiety issues over dental visits, but there are many reasons why you shouldn't have those feelings. Your visits with Dr. Jeff DeMercy and Amanda Kossick here at DeMercy Dental in Roswell, Georgia, are important to... read more »

Keep Your Smile Healthy and Bright This New Year

Did you think to keep your smile healthy as a new year resolution this year? If not, you are not alone. Thousands of people let their oral health go unchecked, resulting in dangerous and disastrous problems later in the year. That is why our team is happy to help you avoid these dangerous situations by giving you tips on how... read more »

Let Us Make Your Smile Straight with Invisalign®

Do you dream of an amazing smile with straight teeth? If so, you are not alone. That is why thousands of people are turning to Invisalign®, because of the amazing results Invisalign has to offer while providing a discreet alternative to braces. Invisalign aligners are comfortable, easy to use, and highly effective. Our team here at DeMercy Dental is happy... read more »

How To: Brush Your Teeth for the Holidays

Brushing your teeth has never been easier, more effective, or more important as it is in modern times. We tend to eat copious amounts of food and drinks that can damage our teeth and gums, so we must do our due diligence to keep our teeth and gums safe for a healthy smile. One of the first things we should... read more »

Gum Disease and Its Treatment

Gum disease is a condition affecting 64.7 million Americans and if left untreated, this infection of your gum tissue can result in tooth loss while increasing your risk for diabetes and heart disease. Treating gum disease is fairly simple in the early stages and is often reversible. In this stage, periodontal treatment usually includes stepping up your daily brushing and flossing... read more »

There Are Several Options for Repairing a Chipped Tooth

Your teeth have been designed to be hard enough to bite, chew and grind most normal foods. Unfortunately, there are some instances that can chip one or more teeth. This could be as mundane as chewing on ice, grinding your teeth or using your teeth as tools. Even if the chip doesn’t cause you any pain, you should still have... read more »

What to Do If Your Gums Are Bleeding

At DeMercy Dental, we want our patients in Roswell, Georgia, to know that the health of your gums is as vital to a healthy smile as your teeth. Were you aware that the state of your gums is a good indicator of your overall health? While the main cause of bleeding gums is the buildup of plaque at the gum line... read more »

A Chipped or Damaged Bridge Needs to Be Repaired

Dr. Jeff DeMercy and Amanda Kossick made your dental bridge in Roswell, Georgia, highly durable so it could handle the test of time and the rigors of biting and chewing. As strong and sturdy as your bridge is, there are still rare instances when something can chip or otherwise damage it. If this happens, you should not delay in seeing... read more »

3 Examples of When you Need A Bridge

The world of cosmetic dentistry presents anyone in need of it with many different options. From crowns to implants, it can be difficult to decide on what procedure is the best fit for you. While that decision is ultimately made between you and Dr. Jeff DeMercy and Amanda Kossick based on preferences and needs, you should still be educated about... read more »