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  • Nutrition & Oral Health

    Oral health is a huge part of our general health. In Part I of this important series, we will focus on diet as it relates to dental/oral health. Learn new important facts about sugars — the good and the bad; fluorides; tooth erosion by acids; and more...

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  • Dental Implants - Your Third Set of Teeth

    A serendipitous discovery fifty years ago paved the way for one of dentistry's most exciting, natural looking and successful tooth replacement systems. Learn how dental implants might just possibly change your life...

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  • Smile Design Enhanced with Porcelain Veneers

    In part two of the series on Smile Design, Dear Doctor takes an in-depth look at Porcelain Veneers, a superior yet minimally invasive technique for smile enhancement. We'll explain not only when they're appropriate, but also when they're not...

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  • Oral Hygiene Behavior - Dental Health for Life

    The best tools for maintaining your oral health and minimizing dental problems are a quality toothbrush, toothpaste, a roll of dental floss, approved mouthwash and good diet. Unfortunately, myths and folklore abound on how and what to use to best effect. This article cuts through the confusion with a winning game plan for oral health...

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  • Athletic Mouthguards

    There are times when an athlete can feel invincible...able to connect on every jump-shot, run faster and longer, or hit every pitch, but statistics show that even on their best days accidents can happen. An ounce of prevention goes a long way...For a small cost, a protective mouthguard can prevent excess anxiety, risk, injury, pain, suffering, and years of dental treatment...

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  • Implant Overdentures for the Lower Jaw

    Implant overdentures represent a major change for the dental profession and the public. The lower jaw two-implant overdenture may be considered a more appropriate starting point over regular dentures...

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  • Fluoride & Fluoridation in Dentistry

    The Center for Disease Control says that water fluoridation is, “One of the ten most important public health measures of the 20th century.” Extensive systematic reviews of the evidence conclusively show that water fluoridation and fluoride toothpastes both substantially reduce dental decay. Learn why through the amazing fluoride story...

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  • The Magic of Orthodontics

    Proper alignment of the teeth is basic to “Smile Design”. Their position dictates how they work together and affects the way you look and smile. Only orthodontic treatment can move teeth into the right position. Simply put, when things look right, they probably are right. Learn the basics of smile analysis and design and whether the magic of orthodontics will work for you...

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  • Nutrition - Its Role in General & Oral Health

    “You can't be healthy without oral health.” In this second article in a series learn how good nutrition and dietary practices impact tooth formation, tooth decay resistance and oral tissue health as well as your whole body's general health...

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  • Overcoming Dental Fear & Anxiety (part 1)

    It's possible, even for those people who are the most fearful, to reduce their fear and to learn to have treatment in a way that feels calm and safe. Here's how...

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  • An Introduction to Sports Injuries & Dentistry

    Dental injuries incurred during sports activities are highly treatable, and can involve positive outcomes if participants act quickly to see a dentist after an injury. However, if not treated quickly these kinds of injuries can lead to discomfort, embarrassment and a lifetime of dental costs...

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  • The Impact of a Smile Makeover - What does it really mean?

    Americans are catching on to the emotional and social importance of a healthy, beautiful smile, and they're seeking out ways to improve their smiles. Learn why and what a change could mean for you...

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  • Oral Cancer - This article may just save your life.

    Learn how to notice any unusual lesions (sores or ulcers) anywhere in your mouth that do not heal within two-three weeks. Early detection is key...

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  • Oral Sedation Dentistry

    Step out from under the shadow of fear and into the calm of sedation dentistry. There are safe and time-tested options available to ensure that you have a positive and painless dental experience. Your apprehension and hypersensitivity to pain melt away, yet you remain awake and in control...

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  • Understanding Gum (Periodontal) Disease

    Have your gums ever bled when you brushed or flossed? This most commonly overlooked simple sign may be the start of silent (periodontal) disease leading to tooth loss. Learn what you can do to prevent this problem and keep your teeth for life...

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  • TMD - The Great Impostor

    This “chameleon” of dental disorders manifests in a variety of ways, including joint pain, sinusitus, ear pain, tooth and headaches. The causes of TMD, its signs and symptoms and what can be done to treat this common disorder...

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Our Location

2536 Rockbridge Road SW, Suite 103, Stone Mountain, GA 30087

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Primary Location

Monday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

10:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

10:00 am-7:00 pm

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Testimonials

What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "Visiting Eastlight Dental gives my family and me more reasons to smile."
    The Johnson Family
  • "Dr. Thomas provided me with excellent care when I needed it the most."
    Jennifer R.