San Diego’s Holiday Half Marathon Takes Place December 21

On the morning of Saturday, December 21, runners will descend on San Diego for city’s annual Holiday Half Marathon event! Participants will be able to see the beautiful sights around the San Diego area, and take advantage of a net elevation drop that makes this an ideal opportunity to go for a personal best. Casual runners can take part and enjoy the challenge, as well as the lovely settings. After the race, there will be entertainment and awards at the finish line. Taking part in exercise like running can help you stay healthy through the years. Another step you should take to manage your health is to make sure your gums are in good health, as periodontal disease can interfere with your well-being in surprising ways. Our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal office is here to help you if you have issues with an infection. (more…)

3 Habits To Change If You Want To Take Better Care Of Your Gums

What can you do to make sure you keep your full, healthy smile intact? If you want to protect your teeth, you need to take your periodontal health seriously. After all, gum disease is the leading reason people lose teeth as adults. While our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice can offer effective modern solutions for problems with your gums, you should make prevention a priority. By successfully preventing issues with periodontal disease, you can avoid situations where you have to worry about attachment loss and tissue damage from an infection. What you can find is that changing or cutting certain habits can have a significant impact on your ability to avoid problems with periodontal disease in your life. (more…)

Has Periodontal Disease Affected Your Gum Line? We Can Help

There are many problems that can affect you if you experience periodontal disease, some of which can have unwelcome effects on the way you look. One problem associated with an infection in your gums is the recession of your gum line. When this occurs, it can make your smile appear uneven, and it may cause certain teeth to appear unusually long. Our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice provides a modern solution to the problem of receding gums. The pinhole gum grafts we perform require NO surgical cuts or sutures, and the treatment can actually lower your risk for future periodontal problems. (more…)

The Encinitas Christmas Collective 2019 Happens December 15!

On Sunday, December 15, Encinitas will be treated to live music during the Christmas Collective! This special concert and charity event is an opportunity to celebrate the holiday season with your family while also helping local residents. The event is FREE, but attendees are encouraged to arrive early in order to secure their spots. The end of the year can be a fun time, but it can also be a busy one. With that said, if you are concerned about your periodontal health, make time to discuss it with a specialist. Our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice can provide an important study to determine if periodontal disease is affecting you, and we can recommend modern treatment to help fight this condition. (more…)

Scheduling A Thorough Study Of Your Periodontal Health

The health of your gums can impact you in ways that you might not expect. One thing you should know is that complications from periodontal disease actually lead all other causes for adult tooth loss. In other words, if you want to keep your teeth, pay attention to your gums! You should also know that the health of your gums can have an influence on your overall health, and an infection can increase your risk for problems like heart disease. Our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice can provide a thorough diagnostic review of your periodontal health. If you are concerned that gum disease is affecting you already, or if you want to put a stop to problems before they progress, a review can provide the information you need to know what should be done for your periodontal health. (more…)

3 Reasons To Take Your Periodontal Health Seriously

If you do a poor job cleaning your teeth, you become vulnerable to problems with tooth decay. What you should recognize is that your oral hygiene routine also impacts your periodontal health, and that it is important to make sure you are protected against a potential infection. When periodontal disease affects you, it can become difficult to manage, and it can pose a serious threat to the condition of your gums. Over time, the damage done by an infection can lead to tooth loss, and make your general health harder to manage! Our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice specializes in care for people who are trying to protect their gums. In addition to providing important preventive care, we use modern treatments to fight the progressive damage that infections can cause to your periodontal tissues. (more…)

The 6th Annual Makers Arcade Holiday Fair Is December 7-8

San Diego families will have a great opportunity to support their community, and look for unique Christmas decorations and gifts, on Saturday, December 7 and Sunday, December 8. Now in its sixth year, the Makers Arcade Holiday Fair promises plenty of seasonal fun, and great opportunities to support local artists and businesses while you shop. You can find great items for sale, learn about talented local artists, enjoy some festive and tasty treats, and even enjoy live music and other activities! While the holiday is almost a month away, you can run out of time to shop for Christmas before you realize it. Timing is also important when it comes to addressing periodontal problems. At our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice, we can evaluate the condition of your gums, and provide modern services to help you fight the effects of an infection before it worsens. (more…)

Ozone Therapy Can Address Harmful Periodontal Bacteria

Issues with periodontal disease occur when harmful microbes have the opportunity to accumulate at your gum line, and create problems for your well-being. What you might not realize is that in addition to these unwelcome bacteria, your mouth contains healthy microbes as well. With ozone therapy, our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice can take action against harmful anaerobic bacteria without damaging welcome microbes. This makes it easier to preserve your mouth’s ecosystem, which can make it easier to naturally resist the effects of your infection. This is one of many modern services we can use to help you combat an infection, and protect yourself against the potentially serious consequences linked to periodontal disease. (more…)

Can You Spot The Signs Of Poor Periodontal Health?

When you start to experience problems with gingivitis, several identifiable symptoms can affect you. By recognizing them and seeking treatment for periodontal problems, you can stop an infection from worsening and becoming difficult to manage. You should watch out for problems like gums that bleed easily, swelling of periodontal tissues, or reddened gums. If you often find yourself embarrassed by bad breath, it could be a sign that your periodontal tissues are infected. At our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal treatment office, we have advanced diagnostic technology we can use to check on the status of your gums. We can also provide important preventive services to restore your gum health. (more…)

Bring Your Family To See The Encinitas Holiday Parade!

On the afternoon of Saturday, December 7, Encinitas families are encouraged to go out and enjoy the town’s special holiday parade! You can watch as more than one hundred groups travel along Coast Highway 101 in order to spread a festive feeling. In addition to the parade itself, you can watch the ceremonial tree lighting, and enjoy a visit from Santa Claus! The holiday season can be plenty of fun, but it also tends to keep us busy. However, if you think you might have a problem with periodontal disease, make sure you make time to have the problem examined. Our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice can use modern diagnostic tools to determine what condition your gums are in, and we can provide a range of services to address any active problems. (more…)