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Burning Mouth Syndrome

Woman in Dentist Chair Talking with HygienistA complex, yet mysterious condition, Burning Mouth Syndrome (BMS) is often described as a burning, scalding, or tingling sensation in the mouth that may linger for months at a time.

Dry Mouth: What You Need To Know

A common side effect of certain medications, natural aging or radiation therapy, Dry Mouth puts individuals at risk for a number of oral health conditions. This is because saliva plays an integral role in neutralizing acids and washing away harmful bacteria in the mouth, not to mention…

Cannabis and Oral Health

Dentist Examining Female Patient's MouthWhile approximately 13% of Americans smoke the dried leaves of the cannabis plant as marijuana, the proportion of users has increased dramatically, mostly due to greater social and legal acceptance of it

Wisdom Teeth Removal

Male Patient in Chair with Dental HygienistOften called third molars, wisdom teeth are the last permanent teeth to erupt in the mouth, and usually make their appearance between the ages of 17 and 25. Yet, in a large majority of cases, there is not sufficient room for wisdom teeth to come in,…

Sail Through Dental Treatment With Sedation Dentistry

Woman in Dentist Chair Under SedationWhile dental professionals continue to urge patients to commit to regular checkups and examinations, it’s no secret that many individuals continue to fear going to the dentist. As such, they might dodge the dentist at all costs. It still remains—oral health…

Dental Crowns

A tried and true dental treatment, a dental crown is a tooth-shaped “cap” that is placed over a tooth in order to restore its size, shape and strength (WebMD). Contrary to a dental filling, which…

What To Look For In A Dentist

Dr. Leia Porcaro of Grateful Dental in Marietta GAAs part of a renewed commitment to oral health, many individuals are looking for a new dentist in the New Year. Yet, with a dentist on every corner, which is best for you? As explained by the

Implant Supported Dentures

Dentist Consulting with Young Female PatientWhile traditional dentures rest on the gums, an implant-supported denture is an overdenture, meaning that it is placed over or attached to dental implants. In turn, the dental implants provide superior support for the denture. For individuals…

Heart Disease and Oral Health

Woman Smiling Looking Over Back of CouchWith an increased emphasis on the connection between oral health and overall health, it’s no surprise that oral health is now specifically linked to heart disease. Individuals at risk include those with moderate to advanced gum disease, as the spread…

Patient Reviews

Grateful Dental

4.7

Based on 206 reviews

Katesha green

Had a great visit! Janice was a pleasure and Dr. Porcaro was very personable. They both made me feel at ease. The doctors husband (can’t remember his name) was able to find the best financing to fit our budget. I would definitely recommend Grateful Dental to my friends and family.

H C

Very professional place ! Scheduling appointments can be done quickly and very easily online. Clean and updated office. All the staffs are very friendly. Never have to wait long for my appointment. My cleaning went well today and a big thank you to Terra. She is the best!

sharon quadir

I have always had a pleasant experience at each visit. The wait time is not long at all . They make sure that the patient are always comfortable. So thank you Grateful Dental for your services.


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