Blog Archive

Smile Bigger with Veneers Feb 1st, 2020

It’s hard to feel like smiling when your teeth are less than perfect. Luckily, Agatha Nwizu, DDS and her team at Sacred Dental and Associates, PC in Stockbridge and Conyers, Georgia, can get you smiling in no time thanks to the magic of veneers.  Veneers are a versatile cosmetic treatment...

Here's What Happens When You Don't Replace That Missing Tooth Jan 1st, 2020

If you’re missing a tooth or even several teeth, you are not alone. Missing teeth are a common problem among adults who have suffered from gum disease or tooth injury. Of course, missing teeth affect your appearance, but if you lose a tooth or two (or more), the problem is...

Advantages of Professional Teeth Whitening You Can’t Get at Home Dec 1st, 2019

Teeth whitening is a booming industry, making as much as 3.2 billion in recent years, and it continues to grow in popularity. There are many ways to whiten teeth. You could use a whitening toothpaste, home kit, gel strips, or schedule an appointment with your dentist for a professional whitening....

Get Your Jawbone Ready for Dental Implants With Alveoplasty Nov 1st, 2019

If you require restorative dental surgery, you want to prepare as much as possible. Dental work can be hard on your jaw, and an alveoplasty can ensure that you have the best possible chance of a successful recovery. Having an alveoplasty can also ensure that future dental work is more...

Straight Teeth Are Healthy Teeth: Why Alignment Matters Oct 1st, 2019

If you’ve been considering braces for yourself or your child, you might be thinking about achieving that perfect smile. You might be surprised to know having perfectly aligned teeth also has significant health benefits. Here at Sacred Dental & Associates, PC, Dr. Agatha Nwizu recommends orthodontic treatment to patients to...

It’s Not Just Snoring: The Dangers of Sleep Apnea Sep 1st, 2019

Snoring is a frustrating fact of life for some people. Whether you’re the snorer or sleep next to one, snoring can prevent you from getting a good night’s sleep. But snoring is more than just a nuisance: It can actually be dangerous. Regular snoring can indicate that you have a...

Adjusting to Life With Dentures Aug 9th, 2019

Millions of people wear dentures, either to replace just a few of their natural teeth — or all of their teeth. In fact, about 120 million men and women in the U.S. are missing at least one adult tooth, and 36 million adults have no teeth at all. Dentures help by restoring...

Do Dental Implants Really Last for Life? Jul 1st, 2019

Missing or damaged teeth can make you feel self-conscious about your looks, and gaps in your mouth can make it awkward to talk or chew properly. Without a full set of teeth, you also run the risk of losing bone in the affected areas, which can change the shape of...

Veneers Can Correct More Smile Flaws Than You Think Jun 1st, 2019

You may have heard of dental veneers, but do you know just how much they can greatly improve your smile? At the offices of Sacred Dental & Associates, PC, your teeth are our top priority. Dr. Agatha Nwizu is here to provide you with the best options for the perfect...

Are you a candidate for Fastbraces®? May 21st, 2019

The thought of having to get braces can leave you with mixed emotions. You might be wondering how long you’re going to have to wear them and if getting the braces put on will be painful. With all of these negative questions associated with braces, it’s no wonder braces have...

How to Handle a Chipped Tooth Apr 5th, 2019

Your teeth are designed to last a lifetime, but let’s face it, life is unpredictable. From biting down on a hard kernel of unpopped popcorn to taking a literal hit for the team, teeth can sometimes fracture, split, or chip. Depending upon the extent of the damage, there are some...