Oral Health Services: Gum Disease

You may have gum disease and not know. This is often due to the fact that its symptoms tend to be minor and are usually only truly visible and noticeable after the disease has been wreaking havoc on your mouth for a while. It is possible that a person could go years without perceiving the… Read more »

Gingivitis and Your Oral Health Care

If you fail to properly clean and care for your teeth and gums, gum disease can begin to form. At an early stage, it is known as gingivitis, which is an infection of your gum tissue. Gingivitis is a direct product of poor oral health care, which much be treated as soon as possible. The… Read more »

Dental Implants Can Be Used to Secure a Dental Bridge

Sometimes untreated tooth decay can afflict multiple teeth in one area of your mouth. If you forgo professional dental care, you could suffer multiple cases of tooth loss. In a situation like this, your ability to chew could be severely compromised. In time, you could also suffer other complications. While a removable dental appliance like… Read more »

Tips on How to Maintain a Smile that is Free of Gum Disease

Dr. and our dental team want you to have a strong oral health and a healthy smile, which is why we encourage you to take good care of your teeth and gums and fight major dental issues as much as possible. Today, we would like to talk about how to keep periodontal disease, which is… Read more »

Bone Grafting to Restore Your Jaw

Did you know bone grafting can restore the bone structure to your jaw? Well, it’s true! Bone grafting is a common dental procedure designed to give strength to your jaw, so you can restore your smile with a dental implant. To provide you with more details about bone grafting, our team here at in ,… Read more »

Dealing With Bleeding Gums

Do you ever wonder if there are any steps you should be taking to keep your pearly whites healthy and strong? You’ve probably heard that brushing your teeth is extremely important. While this is true, would you be surprised to hear that your gums shouldn’t bleed when you clean them? If your gums bleed when… Read more »

What Is Gum Disease and How Is It Treated?

Many of our patients wonder about gum disease, how it forms, and how it is treated. Periodontal disease — also referred to as pyorrhea and gum disease — is an infection of the gums that can damage and destroy teeth if left untreated. The term “periodontal disease” can apply to different severities of gum disease,… Read more »

Do You Suffer from Periodontal Disease?

Do you suffer from periodontal disease? Periodontal disease is a common, yet potentially very serious disease caused by the failure and destruction of your gums. Although there are many different reasons and causes for periodontal disease, treating it begins with always making sure to practice safe and efficient oral health habits. The first signs may… Read more »

The Symptoms of Gum Recession

You are probably aware that there are many different dental issues you should watch for. For instance, you may understand that swollen gums or a cracked tooth are problems that should be addressed as quickly as possible. Did you know that gum recession is another problem you should watch for? There are a number of… Read more »

Getting a Bone Graft in Preparation for a Dental Implant

If you are missing a tooth, a dental implant may be your best bet. It looks and functions just like a real tooth, and you don’t have to worry about cracking the two extra crowns of a dental bridge. However, some jawbones are too thin or soft to support a dental implant and need to… Read more »