Taking Steps Against Periodontal Disease

What can you do to avoid periodontal disease and the increased risks to your health? Here are some answers for you: Step 1. At-home Care This part is simple and easy to follow. Be sure to brush your teeth at least twice each day for two minutes with a soft-bristled toothbrush. It is optimal to... Read more »

Gum Disease: Age and Gender

While everyone is vulnerable to gum disease–men, women, and children–research has shown that men tend to have a higher risk of gum disease. Why? Perhaps because they are not seeing a dentist regularly or are not as consistent with good oral hygiene habits. Let’s take a closer look at periodontitis in men, women, and children.... Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Needs to Be Treated to Prevent Further Complications

Sometimes a seemingly minor oral habit like chewing on desktop items or using your teeth to help open packaging can lead to a chipped tooth. In many of these cases the damage to the tooth’s enamel layer can vary. Even if you aren’t experiencing immediate sensitivity or discomfort in the affected tooth you should still… Read more »

Gum Health Often Requires Extra Oral Care

To have a healthy mouth and strong teeth, you also need to have healthy gums that aren’t affected by gum disease. This means maintaining an effective oral hygiene routine that focuses on daily brushing and flossing to remove bacteria. Our team is here to help you keep your gums healthy and address any periodontal issues… Read more »

The Dental Implant Placement Process for Tooth Loss

Are you considering your options to restore your smile after tooth loss? If so, we are happy to provide some insight. Cosmetic dentistry has evolved to offer multiple ways to achieve a beautiful smile after losing a tooth, and dental implants deliver beautiful long-term results that have been gaining popularity. We are happy to discuss… Read more »

Gum Disease: The Causes and Treatments

Gum disease is one of the most dangerous dental issues in the world today, and you need to take it very seriously. This is important because if you ignore it, it can completely destroy your smile and oral health. This disease first involves red, swollen and tender gums that bleed often. Then, it involves receding… Read more »

Common Notes and Tips on Dental Implants

Are you looking to learn more about dental implants? If so, you have come to the right blog! Dental implants are a popular way to restore your tooth thanks to their longevity and ability to last a lifetime with proper oral health care. In fact, dental implants have been around for many years, and have… Read more »

Gum Disease and You

When you brush your teeth, do you see a little pink in the sink? Many people think that it is normal for gums to bleed when you brush. This is not true! In fact, bleeding gums can be an indicator of gum disease in its various stages. Gum disease is a common problem; advanced gum… Read more »

Why Early Gum Disease Treatment Matters

The gum condition known as gum disease or periodontal disease is very common and destructive for the oral health, affecting millions of patients to the point that the majority of adults have gum disease in some form. The beginning stages of gum disease are mild, but it can worsen to the point that you lose… Read more »

How To Prevent Gum Disease

Advanced gum disease affects over 47% of adults over 30 in the United States. To avoid being one of these people and combat gum disease, you must practice excellent oral hygiene. You must brush your teeth and gums twice a day, for two minutes each session. Be sure to use a very soft-bristled toothbrush; this… Read more »