WHAT DOES TOOTH DECAY REALLY MEAN?

What Does Tooth Decay Really Mean? You already know about cavities and the importance of taking care of your teeth. You’ve probably also heard the term “tooth decay.” However, do you really know what it means for you and your mouth health? Understanding even the most basic of terms when it comes to your oral health is important, particularly if... read more »

DR. LEO FEATURED ON TODAY SHOW!

DR. LEO FEATURED ON TODAY SHOW AS ALPHARETTA TOP DENTIST! In December 2013, Dr. Leo and the Jones Bridge Dental Care Team was chosen to be a part of the ‘Top Rated Doctors in Your Community’. The selection process used patient rankings, website reviews, and professional qualifications to identify us within the Alpharetta Dentist community. These online reviews can be... read more »

KEEPING YOUR TEETH BEAUTIFUL FOR A LIFETIME

I’d like to point out a very interesting piece of information that emphasizes the importance of brushing and flossing in a rather dramatic way. While many studies have shown that gum disease can affect your general health, a University of Southern California twin study suggests that those who suffer from periodontal disease prior to age 35 may be four times... read more »

TMD HEADACHES: PUTTING THE BITE ON PAIN

I know I’m not alone in this, and that other dentists hear it all the time as well… We have patients come in to Jones Bridge Dental Care, complaining of headaches, and of course I ask if they have ever been screened for Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD), a disorder involving the jaw joint. Often, they have heard the term, but have... read more »

BIGGEST HALLOWEEN SCARE? SUGAR!

halloween-resized-600.jpg BIGGEST HALLOWEEN SCARE? SUGAR! JonesBridge 30.10.2013 Preventive Dentistry 0 0 Dear Jones Bridge Dental Care Family, Halloween is upon us, and so are all the scary movies on tv, haunted houses, and decorations that make us jump. But none of those frighten us here at Jones Bridge Dental Care… it’s the candy, treats, soda, and sugar, sugar, sugar that... read more »

SMOKING AND TOOTH LOSS – QUIT TO WIN

Every chance we get, the dental professionals at Jones Bridge Dental Care take the time to remind patients who use tobacco about its negative effects – increased risk of oral and other cancers, high blood pressure, and heart disease – things you usually associate with age. But tooth loss should never be associated with age… The Academy Of General Dentistry... read more »

EXPERT DENTIST DR. LEO YELIZAROV PUBLISHES “DARE TO SUCCEED

Dental Expert Dr. Leo Yelizarov Hits Amazon Best-Seller List With “Dare to Succeed” Dr. Leo Yelizarov recently hit eight Amazon.com best-seller lists with the new book, “Dare to Succeed.” Alpharetta, GA – September 18, 2013 – Dr. Leo Yelizarov, of Jones Bridge Dental Care, recently joined best-selling author Jack Canfield, named by Time magazine as the “Publishing Phenomenon of the... read more »

5TH ANNUAL FREE DENTISTRY DAY

On the weekend leading up to the 4th of July, the fifth annual Free Dentistry Day was held at Jones Bridge Dental Care. On this day, Jones Bridge Dental Care and a team of 65 dedicated volunteers including dentists, hygienists, assistants, front office and general office staff came out to give back to our community. Over 175 deserving members of... read more »

ABOUT ORAL CANCER

Oral cancer is the sixth most common cancer and has the worst five-year survival rate of all major cancers. Yet with early diagnosis it can be cured. This disease often goes unnoticed because it usually starts painlessly. But it can be observed and we dentists are in a unique front-line position to catch it early through painless oral cancer checkups... read more »

EAT THIS, NOT THAT, FOR A GREAT SMILE

Here’s something you might want to ponder. How did our human ancestors manage when there were no dental teams to care for damaged teeth or clean away plaque? It seems logical to assume that a lot of early humans must have been walking around with toothless grins, yet the truth is quite the contrary. Evidence shows that these people were... read more »