Hi. I’m Dr. Glenn Alex, and I’ve been a dentist here in Athens since 1988. One of my favorite things about being a dentist is seeing how my Athens area patients find renewed confidence in themselves after a smile makeover. If you’ve ever wanted to improve your smile, call me today at 706-549-5678 so we […]
How Long Should You Brush?
Did you remember that brushing and flossing fights bad breath and removes stains? If you have persistent stains that brushing can’t remove, get your teeth bleached at Glenn Alex DMD for a dazzling, stain-free smile. The American Dental Association recommends two minutes as a minimum time for brushing. Most men and women think they brush that […]
Dental Care For ICU Patients Lowers Infection Risk
Hi, I’m Dr. Glenn Alex of Glenn Alex DMD. Today’s post focuses on an interesting article that appeared recently on Science Daily.com. The article describes a study of Brazilian ICU patients that compared infection rates of those who received enhanced oral care instead of routine oral care. The patients who received the more intense dental […]
Smile Makeovers: First Things First
Hello, I’m Dr. Glenn Alex of Glenn Alex DMD. Thanks for visiting my blog. In today’s post, we will focus on something that happens occasionally when a patient requests cosmetic dentistry from their Athens dentist. Let me set the stage. The patient comes in for a consultation about a smile makeover. We’ll call him Mr. […]
Get Your Teeth In Shape, Athens!
These days Athens residents are more conscious of their health than ever. Many of us are trying to stay active, eat a balanced diet, and better manage stress. When you feel healthy, attractive, and happy, you smile more often. You want your smile to complement and enhance your physical and mental condition. Here at Glenn […]
Beautiful Teeth For Your Every Emotion
Unfortunately, not everyone in Athens smiles all the time. And not everyone in Athens is smiled at all the time. But even frowns need to be clean if you want to maintain a high level of oral health. If you are looking for a dentist that will serve you with a smile and help keep […]
Our Top Priority At Glenn Alex DMD In Athens
At Glenn Alex DMD, our passion is helping Athens patients achieve and maintain a healthy and beautiful smile. Dr. Glenn Alex’s considerable experience, advanced skills, and exacting standards ensure the ultimate in patient satisfaction. Because each Athens man, woman, and child has unique dental needs, we develop a personalized treatment plan that addresses each patient’s […]
The Gift Of Oral Health In Athens
Many dental patients in the Jefferson GA, Watkinsville, and Athens areas may wonder why, with all the advances in dental medicine, we still send you home with a complimentary toothbrush and roll of floss. It’s true, they do seem a little old-fashioned in our high-tech world, but don’t let their simple design fool you. These […]
How To Avoid A Cracked Tooth In Watkinsville
Ouch! No Athens dental patient wants the pain and inconvenience of a cracked tooth, so today in the Glenn Alex DMD dental blog we are going to focus on how to avoid this preventable problem. The first thing to remember is that avoiding a cracked tooth is not rocket science; you should steer clear of […]
How Can You Improve Your Smile Quickly?
With porcelain veneers, you can revamp your smile without significant restorative dental work. Porcelain veneers are glass-like, wafer-thin covers that are attached to the front of your teeth. Porcelain has been used in dentistry for many years because no other restorative material is such an excellent match for natural tooth enamel. Porcelain is translucent and […]