Month: January 2017

How Do You Place Dental Implants?

We want to help our patients enjoy whole and healthy smiles. This means addressing tooth loss and replacing missing teeth with a lifelike and long lasting dental implant. Can anyone receive a dental implant? How do you place dental implants and how do you maintain them? Today, we’re looking at the process of placing new… Read more »

Do You Have Questions About Laser Periodontal Treatment?

Treating gum disease is important, especially since advanced stages of the disease can lead to serious problems, including tooth loss in some cases. We can often help address the issue with advanced laser treatment. Do you have questions about laser periodontal treatment?

When Do I Need A Deep Cleaning?

The American Dental Association recommends a routine dental cleaning for patients of all ages every six months. We agree that routine maintenance can help safeguard your smile against inflammation or even periodontal disease. However, in some cases you may benefit from a deep cleaning with your periodontist. When do you need a deep cleaning?

When Should I Be Worried About Gum Disease?

You’ve enjoyed relatively solid oral health and always take time to brush and floss your teeth. You’re pretty free and clear then when it comes to gum disease, right? Unfortunately, a number of risk factors can leave even healthy smiles susceptible to the onset of the disease. When should you be worried about gum disease?… Read more »