Lost Mountain Dental Blog

Is Reflux Affecting Your Oral Health?

Acid reflux, GERD, and heartburn are common complaints for many patients today. There are a variety of reasons why someone may experience these common health concerns from genetics to medications to lifestyle habits. Dr. Michael H. Mulkey and Dr. David…

All You Need to Know about Tooth Bonding

Tooth bonding or dental bonding is one of the least expensive and easiest procedures in cosmetic dentistry. In this process, a tooth-colored resin material is applied, and then using a special light, it is hardened. This eventually bonds that material…

Aging and Dental Health Care

Modern dentistry recommends that we strive to keep our natural teeth healthy for as long as possible for the best quality of life. With the advent of new technology in the dental field and improved standards of oral health in…

Do You Know How to Floss Your Teeth?

We all listen carefully during our routine dental visits to the oral hygiene tips that Dr. Michael Mulkey and his staff offer aimed at preventing tooth decay and other dental problems. We commit to a healthy daily routine as we…

Oral Cancer Screening Can Be Life Saving

Oral cancer is a growing health concern with cases rising annually around the globe. Although there are several contributing factors, one of the most important is the lack of routine screening. Sadly, a large percentage of diagnosed cases are late…

Are you grinding your teeth?

Many people grind or clench their teeth during sleep or when feeling stressed unknowingly. It is even common for athletes to do so when playing intensely. For many it is the natural reaction to perceived stress, but it can also…

Smoking Affects Oral Health

We are all aware of the harmful effects of smoking on our bodies but did you realize how damaging tobacco can be on your teeth? As if the threat of cancer and heart disease wasn’t enough to make you finally…

Fluoride Information You Can Trust

With many erroneous articles floating around on the Internet regarding Fluoride, Marietta, GA dentists Dr. Michael Mulkey and Dr. David Hildreth would like to provide their patients with truthful information. Fluoride is a mineral that helps to fight tooth decay.…

Achieve a Quick Smile Makeover with Teeth Whitening!

Ready to boost your confidence with a teeth whitening treatment that will have you smiling again? Teeth whitening can provide patients with a quick and economical “smile makeover” that can sometimes transform their overall appearance, especially for those who have…

What Does Your Bad Breath Really Mean?

Do you have bad breath that hangs on past that morning tooth brushing? Bad breath upon waking is normal and the result of a drying out of the mouth during sleep. In most cases, brushing and flossing in the morning…