Category: About Dr. Kania

Dr. Ann Kania Explains the Science of Periodontics

Periodontics is a dental specialty that involves preventing, diagnosing, and treating all forms of periodontal disease, as well as placing and repairing dental implants. More than a general dentist, a periodontist must undergo an additional three or more years of school beyond dental school and receive extensive training in periodontal-related areas. As a result, your Encinitas… Read more »

Stress-Free Periodontal Care from Encinitas Periodontist

Last week, our Encinitas periodontist, Dr. Ann Kania, discussed how stress can contribute to bruxism and TMJ disorder. Both of these dental health issues can translate into symptoms like chronic headaches, earaches (especially in the morning), neck and shoulder pain, jaw popping, increased tooth sensitivity, and susceptibility to cavities. Since stress can trigger so many… Read more »

Our Periodontist’s Patients Have Something to Say

Choosing a dental professional can be daunting. There are several factors to consider that you will not be able to discern until you are in the dental chair. One way to know more about your possible personal experience with our Encinitas periodontist, Dr. Kania is to read reviews from our previous patients. Our patient testimonials… Read more »

Why You Should Visit a Periodontist

Treatment for Gum Disease in Encinitas When it comes to gum disease treatment and diagnosis, a board-certified periodontist has the experience and knowledge necessary to improve your oral health. A periodontist is a dentist that specializes in the treatment of gum tissue, bone support around teeth and gum diseases.  They are experts in saving teeth.  If you have… Read more »

Encinitas Periodontist Takes Personal Approach to Dental Care

Dr. Ann Kania believes that the most important part of treating her patients is educating them about their own oral wellbeing and what they must do in their everyday lives to maintain their healthy and vibrant smiles. Dr. Kania received her dental degree from the University of California, San Francisco, and completed her residency in… Read more »

Dr. Ann Kania, Periodontist for North County, San Diego, Encinitas

As a periodontist, Dr. Ann Kania provides diagnosis of and treatment for gum disease, a condition that afflicts up to 80% of Americans. In addition, Dr. Kania specializes in placing and restoring dental implants for tooth replacement, as well as denture stabilization. Cosmetic dental surgery, laser periodontal therapy (LANAP), tooth extractions and bone augmentation are just a… Read more »