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Everything you’ve ever wanted to know…and then some

Did you ever wonder if there is a difference between diet soda and regular soda when it comes to your teeth? Or, maybe you have always questioned what those numbers are we call out during your exam. What is a "Prophy" anyway?! Our blog is meant to answer all of your burning (or weird) questions about dentistry. Make sure to follow us and share on social media! Chances are good if you are wondering about something…so is everyone else!

Posted April 13, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
Dr. Bullard

Mouthwash: More Harm Than Good?

At Bullard Dental, we know a lot of people feel they’re adding a layer of tooth decay and gum disease prevention to their oral hygiene routines when they swish with mouthwash—which may be true, but it depends on the mouthwash. If you floss and brush properly, mouthwash isn’t always necessary, and certain types could even […]

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Posted March 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Bullard

Diabetes & Oral Health: What Your Dentist Sees

It’s no secret that diabetes is a health condition that must be treated because of the problems it can cause throughout the body—including your mouth.  Almost 26 million children and adults in the U.S.  suffer from diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. Augusta dentist, Dr. Bullard wants you to know the side effects diabetes […]

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Posted March 13, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Bullard

Oral Anatomy 101

Welcome to your mouth! A healthy mouth is necessary for a healthy life. You might be surprised how many different parts work together to make your mouth function. Read more below from Dr. Bullard in Augusta to get an in-depth look at the human mouth and how it works. Teeth The look and function of […]

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Posted February 27, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
Dr. Bullard

A Real Nail Biter

We all have those nervous habits we turn to when we feel awkward, stressed, or just plain bored. If your choice vice is biting your nails, you need to know that it can cause a lot of distress on your oral health and overall health. Dr. Bullard, Augusta dentist shares why nail biting is so […]

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Posted February 13, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
Dr. Bullard

Oral Piercings: Not Cool for Teeth

Remember that guy with the lip ring you had a crush on in high school? I wonder how his teeth are doing now. Don’t get us wrong—at Bullard Dental, we’re all about the freedom of self-expression, and if body modifications like tattoos and piercings are your thing, we support you. However, as your dental health […]

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Posted January 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Bullard

Bacteria: The Good, the Bad & the Neutral

Living in a land of antibacterial gels, soaps, plastics, and even fabrics, it might surprise you to hear that tons of bacteria live in your mouth every day, and they aren’t all bad! In fact, some play an important role in keeping up your overall health.  Some oral bacteria, however, can cause serious problems and […]

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Posted January 13, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
Dr. Bullard

Bad Breath: When Morning Breath Becomes Halitosis

It’s often said that a true friend will tell you if you have bad breath. Bad breath, formally known as halitosis, is embarrassing and can hold you back from truly enjoying your life and social situations. Like a good friend, Dr. Bullard in Augusta will tell it to you straight. Read more below to determine […]

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Posted December 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Bullard

What Happens in Your Mouth While You Sleep?

Ah, nighttime… the end of the day, the ceasing of work, and hopefully a good night’s sleep. But did you know things are still happening in your mouth all night long, even if you’re blissfully unaware of it? Dr. Bullard, Augusta dentist sheds some light on the world of your mouth and everything going on […]

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Posted November 27, 2020 / Blog, Patient Care
Dr. Bullard

Can Gum Disease Cause Birth Defects?

What is Gum Disease? The short answer: gum disease is a common gum infection that can become very problematic, but you can prevent it! The long answer: all the tissues in your body have a self-defense mechanism called “inflammation.” When bacteria build up in your mouth, your gum tissue will inflame to try and kill […]

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Posted November 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services
Dr. Bullard

What to Do in a Dental Emergency

Accidents are never planned and rarely anticipated, but good dental care is always ready and available 24/7. Like all medical emergencies, dental emergencies require quality care, and fast! Here’s what to do if you think you have a dental emergency on your hands. What is a Dental Emergency? If you are in a lot of […]

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