Control Your Acid Reflux


Many people suffer from acid reflux. However, most patients don't realize that acid reflux can negatively impact your dental health. Acid reflux allows harmful acids from the stomach to rise up into the esophagus, which can cause discomfort or pain. Patients with acid reflux may also notice increased belching and a burning sensation…

Signs and Symptoms of Gum Disease


Dr. Branda Pualen offers personalized, effective solutions for patients dealing with various stages of gum disease. Dr. Paulen can create a personalized solution to restore health and function to the teeth and gums. To learn more about your options, visit Proud Smiles in Sandy Springs, GA.  Gum disease is categorized into…

Are These Habits Harming Your Teeth?


We all have habits bad habits that we have tried to quit but to no avail. However, some of these habits can have adverse effects on your oral health. It is normal for your teeth to experience minor wear and tear; However, when that wear and tear is caused by bad…

June is Oral Heath Month


June is oral health month! At Proud Smile is Atlanta, GA, our goal is to help improve patients smiles through patient education, personalized treatments, and complete dentistry. Like most experienced dentists, Dr. Brenda Paulen focuses on patient education in hopes patients will adopt healthy oral health habits. When you neglect…

3 Treatments For Gum Disease


Gum disease is a progressive oral health concern that may negatively impact your oral health if not treated. Recent studies have shown that patients with gum disease are more prone to develop serious health concerns such as heart attack, cardiovascular disease, stroke, and diabetes. Taking the right steps to improve your oral health may also…

Can I fix a receding gum line?


A receding gum line can impact both the aesthetic of your smile and your oral health.  A healthy gum line acts as a support system for the teeth and protects the root systems from becoming exposed. Gums stabilize the teeth and help prevent tooth loss.  Gum recession can compromise your smile…

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