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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 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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Posted October 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Technology
Dr. Bullard

Dental Crowns 101

Sometimes in life, you just need a do-over. That’s precisely what dental crowns are—a new start for your tooth. Teeth are important players in your life! They’re not only the first responders for your digestive tract, but they can make a great first impression – so you deserve a beautiful, fully-functioning set. If your teeth […]

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Posted October 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Bullard

The Smoking Gun: Tobacco & Oral Health

They say not everything natural is good for you. Nature has many poisons that humans have experimented with and learned the hard way to avoid. Tobacco is a popular plant that we’ve learned can really do a number on your health. Using tobacco is a personal and communal practice that can be really hard to […]

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Posted September 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services, Dental Technology
Dr. Bullard

Dental Inlays & Onlays

Cracked, broken, and decayed teeth require restoration or they will break down further until they become infected and/or require extraction. At Bullard Dental, our goal is to preserve your natural teeth for as long as possible. Depending on the extent and location of the damage, we will likely recommend an inlay, onlay, or crown. Different […]

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