Earlier this year, Buzzfeed News reported the startling fact that thousands of Americans were venturing across the border to Mexico to seek out affordable dental care. With health care costs constantly on the rise and dental insurance being inaccessible for many families, more and more people are finding themselves having to make the choice between their budget and their family’s oral health. However, your dentist in Buckhead, Dr. Jane Puskas, is now offering a much simpler way to help people save on their dental care with our practice’s own Dental Savings Plan. How does it work? How much does it cost? How will it help you? We answer all these questions today. (more…)
Jane C. Puskas' Dental Blog
July 3, 2017
Have recently had a dental crown break? Maybe you have been told that you need a restoration to repair a damaged tooth? No matter the reason behind the recommendation, your first thought is often of the hassle and headache that goes along with the procedure. Now, you can benefit from a simpler and less time-consuming approach with same-day crowns using CEREC technology. You will get a high-quality restoration in just one day with your dentist in Buckhead, Dr. Jane Puskas.
May 8, 2017
Google “dentist in Atlanta” and you’ll get 1,790,000 results! That’s a lot of information to sift through. So how do you find the right “dentist near me?” You look for a practice that offers a wide range of dental services in order to care for all the smiles in your family. You check the dentists’ credentials, education and experience. And you make sure the dentists and their team stay up-to-date on the latest developments in the field by enrolling in continuing education classes. Who meets all of those criteria in Atlanta? Dr. Puskas and Dr. Refai. Read on to learn more about the dedication of these two dentists and the treatments they offer.
April 20, 2017
You just landed a huge promotion. What an exciting, stressful time in your life! You’ve noticed your body is starting to adapt to your stressors at work and age differently. Ever since then, you’ve been experiencing headaches and even clicking/sticking feelings in your jaws. Now you’re caught at a fork in the road: do you ignore these symptoms or take the time to visit your dentist in Buckhead?
Visiting your dental office could ease your suffering from dysfunctional TMJ’s. A temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder can be managed without long-lasting impacts on your health if you seek the appropriate medical attention. The office of Dr. Puskas and Dr. Refari is here to help keep your smile healthy and functioning properly.
March 23, 2017
We’re busy parents – with a curious toddler who loves exploring, we have our hands full. But no matter what excitement pops up during the day, we always put our child’s health first, including their teeth. But when should we take our child to see their family dentist in Peachtree Hills for the first time? And, what dentist near me can treat our child, as well as us as parents? You’re in luck – Dr. Jane Puskas has the pediatric experience you need and is your one-stop dental shop for your entire family. Find out when your little one should see us for the first time, and how you can prepare for their first appointment in this post.
February 20, 2017
You and your husband just found out you’re going to become parents – all your family and friends are thrilled, and so are the two of you. While planning your baby shower, your best friend reminds you not to skimp on your oral hygiene now that you’re going to have a baby. She tells you about how her teeth were affected when she was pregnant, and you take note. You thought you’d considered everything when trying to plan for the new addition to your family, but dental care and how pregnancy can affect your teeth is not something you’d thought of until now. Luckily, Dr. Jane C. Puskas, DMD, PC, your dentist in 30305, explains what mothers can expect while expecting when it comes to their teeth.
January 22, 2017
When people think of cavities, they often think of sugary foods as the culprit behind them. While this is frequently the case, it doesn’t mean you have to avoid that late afternoon cookie. It does involve taking a moment to learn how cavities are formed, and what you can do to help prevent them. Our main goal is to assure our valued patients get the information and services they need to achieve a healthy and confident smile. Today, Dr. Jane Puskas, your dentist in 30305, is going to tell you a little more about something you’ve heard about since you were a small child: cavities.
December 5, 2016
When it comes to choosing a family dentist in Garden Hills, you have a lot of great dental practices in the area. However, not all dental offices can provide your family with the catered care your family deserves. Your family has unique oral health needs. Over the years, those needs will change. The dentist you choose needs to be able to accommodate those unique and ever-changing dental needs. In addition to quality care, you need a dentist who makes everyone in your family comfortable and at ease during their dental appointments. With so many requirements, it can be difficult to find the perfect dentist. As a family dentist, Dr. Jane C. Puskas wants to ensure you find the trustworthy, high-quality care your family deserves.
December 1, 2016
– Dr. Jane Puskas Heads Up Hinman 2017, held in Atlanta March 23-25 –
ATLANTA (Aug. 22, 2016) – The Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting — the nation’s leading dental meeting and comprehensive source of continuing education in dentistry – has named its first female General Chairman in its 105-year history. Dr. Jane Puskas, a long-time Hinman member and prominent Atlanta dentist, will lead Hinman 2017 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta on March 23-25, 2017. The meeting’s theme is “The Changing Face of Dentistry.”
“The theme of the meetings says it all. Hinman 2017 will focus on the changing face of dentistry and how we can take advantage of new technology and medical advancements to deliver the best possible care to our patients,” said Dr. Puskas. “We’ll celebrate our past, but also celebrate change in our profession with more contemporary techniques, more diversity and more innovative tools at our fingertips.”
Dr. Puskas has been planning for Hinman 2017 for the past three years, along with her program chairmen, Dr. Eddie Pafford and Dr. Bob O’Donnell. The meeting will feature many fan-favorite speakers, such as Dr. Gordon Christensen, Dr. Robert Edwab, Dr. John Svirsky and Dr. Harold Crossley. In addition, many of dentistry’s most prominent women dentists will be speaking, including: Drs. Rella Christensen, Mollie Winston, Barbara Steinberg, Linda Niessen and Lee Ann Brady. The program also will include many new speakers, including several affiliated with Spear Education – Drs. Jim Janakievski, Greg Kinzer and Ricardo Mitrani. (more…)
November 28, 2016
The end of the year always has us all reflecting on changes we’d like to make in the New Year. Have you considered enhancing your teeth? A beautiful smile changes your appearance and gives you confidence! If your smile is in need of repair or enhancement, porcelain veneers might be the right option for you. Dr. Jane Puskas and Dr. Anna Refai can help you achieve a new smile for the New Year with porcelain veneers in Garden Hills.