Cavities: Is It Sugar?

You probably learned your dental hygiene habits as a young person. But now as an adult, you have some questions that went unanswered. Do you really need to limit your sugar? Is it sugar that causes cavities? This is a good question. The more you know about cavities and how they form, the more prepared you are to NOT get... read more »

New Year, New Smile With Invisalign®

A new year, a fresh start. January has a way of helping us look at our goals and see where we have been, what we’ve already accomplished, and where we want to go. May we suggest that 2018 be the year you finally get the smile of your dreams? Say goodbye to those crowded, gapped, or poorly aligned teeth, and... read more »

Two Holiday Gifts for Your Loved One’s Smile

Are you stumped about giving a one-of-a-kind gift to someone you care about this Holiday season? If you still have someone on your gift-giving list that is need of a smile transformation, you might consider giving them a gift which will last long past the holidays. An attractive smile brings with it enhanced self- confidence. Our Groover Family Dentistry team... read more »

Is Your Smile Ready for the Social Holiday Season?

The fall season brings with it a whirlwind of festivities and socializing. Your smile is your best asset when it comes to interacting with people, as it is the first thing people notice. To make sure your smile is ready for the social holiday season, our Groover Family Dentistry team in Savannah, GA, has some easy tips to make your... read more »

OSA: Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a common but serious disease wherein you do not breathe properly while you are sleeping. Not only can it affect your sleep patterns, but it could also put you at risk for serious health problems, including high blood pressure, stroke, and heart failure. Genetic predispositions and environmental factors are both contributing factors to sleep apnea. Even the... read more »

The Keys to a Triumphant Dental Checkup

When it comes to maintaining a healthy smile, semiannual dental checkups are vital. Before and during your appointment, there are things you can do to ensure that you go home feeling triumphant: First of all, make sure you are brushing and flossing your teeth regularly. If you can manage it, you’ll want to do this right before your appointment as... read more »

An Insider’s Look at the Process of Amalgam Fillings

Amalgam fillings are a strong and dependable solution for anyone who has a large cavity, particularly on their back molars. The material is made up of a combination of metals. If you are preparing to get an amalgam filling, you may be interested to hear about the process. We’ll break it down for you: First, Dr. Groover will administer an... read more »

Principles Concerning Dental Fillings

When your tooth enamel is damaged, holes can begin to manifest. When a hole digs clear into the tooth’s root, it is known as a cavity. Luckily, there is a dental procedure to treat cavities known as dental fillings. Two of the most helpful types of dental fillings are dental amalgams and composite fillings. For a better understanding of the... read more »

Dentures and Its Effect on Your Oral Health

If you are missing any teeth, it would be wise to select a tooth replacement as soon as possible. Missing teeth have been connected to an increase in tooth decay and can destabilize the gums in the area, knocking other teeth out of their positions. When a person loses their teeth, their face sinks in and they begin to look... read more »

Tricks on Keeping Your Dental Implant in Top-Notch Condition

If you’re like many others, your dental implant is a prized possession. This is often times because it gives you the functional mouth and the beautiful smile you desire. You want that to last forever, don’t you? If so, it’s important to take good care of it. To help you do so, Dr. Michael J. Groover and our dental team... read more »