Author: George Williams, DDS

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George Williams, DDS, is currently part of the Mercy General Practice Dental Residency Program.

A graduate of The Ohio State University, Dr. Williams was a recipient of The Ohio State University Board of Trustees Student Recognition Award, the Ohio Dental Foundation Scholarship and the Dental Alumni Society Leadership Scholarship. He provides dental care for both adults and children in Mercy Dental Services.

Posted In: Dental Care, Dental
Published On: June 7, 2016 - 1:00pm
Dentists have been using dental implants to replace missing teeth for more than 40 years. They can be used as single implants to replace one tooth, or as multiple implants to replace a section of... Read Full Article
Published On: October 20, 2015 - 11:09am
Currently, research and clinical experience indicate elective extractions of wisdom teeth for the majority of young adults. However, visiting your dentist for a wisdom teeth evaluation is the wisest... Read Full Article
Published On: August 7, 2015 - 8:47am
Once shocked by his patients' hatred of dentists, George Williams, DDS, now better understands "anti-dentites," or people with fears about dental care. If you have dentophobia, read Dr... Read Full Article
Posted In: Preventive Care, Dental
Published On: June 8, 2015 - 1:03pm
I know most people don't look forward to their dental appointments. Yet, there are many things you can do to make your visit to the dentist as pleasant as possible. Try these seven steps. They... Read Full Article
Published On: April 6, 2015 - 2:01pm
Too often during a new patient exam I hear, “Just pull them and give me some dentures.” While dentures can be an indispensable aid in completing daily tasks, such as speaking, eating and... Read Full Article
Posted In: Preventive Care, Dental
Published On: February 25, 2015 - 10:36am
Untreated cavities lead to two rounds of pain: initial pain and recurring pain. However, if you can put up with it long enough, the pain goes away because the nerve eventually dies. You might... Read Full Article
Posted In: Babies & Kids, Dental
Published On: January 28, 2015 - 12:11pm
Listen to Dr. Williams talk about Give Kids a Smile on WHBC's Ron Ponder Show. Living rooms are a place to relax after a long day of work and busy activities. However, that wasn’t the... Read Full Article
Published On: December 23, 2014 - 10:48am
This year, as you're putting the presents under the tree, take a moment to consider these 12 important tips on kids' oral health. A lifetime of health smiles is always a perfect gift for a... Read Full Article
Published On: December 1, 2014 - 11:04am
With the holidays drawing near, I recently saw a clip from the old movie, Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer. Hermey the Elf, a personal childhood hero of mine, decides that he will give up making toys to... Read Full Article
Published On: November 3, 2014 - 11:37am
One of my favorite Dr. Seuss books growing up was Hop on Pop. However, my dad hated the book with a passion — probably because I liked to act out the pictures.  “We like to hop on... Read Full Article