If You Notice Symptoms of Oral Cancer, You Should Schedule a Screening

Routine dental checkups typically include multiple phases. They start with a dental hygienist cleaning and polishing your teeth before our dentist administers a comprehensive dental exam which will detect areas of tooth decay and potential signs of gum disease. Each dental exam administered by Dr. Tyjuan Williams also includes a basic screening for early warning signs of oral or pharyngeal... read more »

Your Partial Denture Will Benefit From Good Oral Hygiene Habits

Many patients who have lost multiple teeth to untreated cavities, oral trauma or chronic gum disease will choose a partial denture to restore their basic oral function. Filling the void can also improve the appearance of the individual’s smile and the basic clarity of their speech. If you have recently had a partial denture produced for you at Tyjuan Williams... read more »

Understanding Dental Floss

To make sure you are flossing as best as possible, it is a good idea to have tools that can accomplish the task effectively. If you're using products that are going to fail you, your oral hygiene will eventually fail as well. To make sure your mouth is safe and clean, always use appropriate techniques and tools to accomplish the... read more »

Facts About In-Office Teeth Whitening

Our dentist, Dr. Tyjuan Williams, offers in-office teeth whitening in Augusta, Georgia, to help patients achieve a whiter and brighter smile. If you’re interested in improving the appearance of your teeth, it might be time to consider this treatment. To help you know all about in-office teeth whitening, our dentist is happy to share some facts with you, which are:... read more »

Dental Restorations: Treatments for Gingivitis

When addressing your oral health care, it is important to figure out the risk factors present and what you can do to keep your smile safe. In several instances, you may find yourself struggling with oral health conditions that are not easily found if you aren't visiting your doctor for your routine checkups. One of the earliest conditions and indications... read more »

Unpacking Porcelain Veneers

Are the front of your teeth troubled with some sort of damage or abnormality? How about fixing the face of your teeth with porcelain veneers? Veneers are attractive, thin covers for your front teeth made of a tough ceramic material. They are very durable and hide any unsightly issues. A healthy-looking smile adds to your confidence and how others perceive... read more »

The Benefits of Composite Dental Fillings

Do you ever wonder why our dentist, Dr. Tyjuan Williams, offers composite dental fillings? If so, our dental team will be happy to tell you why! Composite dental fillings can benefit you and your smile in a myriad of ways. In fact, they can: -Restore your tooth’s health with a more conservative approach: This is because the treatment doesn’t require... read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Help You Overcome Tooth Loss

If a severe oral problem such as gum disease, tooth decay, or oral injury has caused you to have one or more missing teeth, you could be a candidate for a dental bridge, which is an artificial tooth or teeth between two dental crowns that anchor the appliance on each side of the gap. If you are considering receiving a... read more »

Choose Your Denture Style From These Four Options

Perhaps the most traditional and well-known option for tooth replacement is dentures. In the past, dentures have been full, removable appliances, but dental advancements now allow you more choices, and we are pleased to offer the following four options at our office: - Conventional full dentures: These are the traditional denture appliance most patients think of. Dr. Tyjuan Williams must... read more »

Improve the Care of Your Smile with Tooth Hazard Warning Signs

  Never be afraid to improve your oral health by setting for effective tooth hazards prevention plans on a day-to-day basis. The more you do to keep your smile safe, the less likely you are to suffer tooth hazards in the future. Even if you're not doing so already, it is a good idea to assess all habits and lifestyle... read more »