Signs Your Gum Disease Treatment is Helping

Posted Nov 15 | 2018

If you have been undergoing treatment for gum disease, you know that it can be tempting to wonder if it’s making any difference. Between the rigorous cleaning, the frequent trips to our office, and even (in some cases) surgery, there …

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Foods That Cause Damage to Your Gums

Posted Oct 20 | 2018

There is an old saying that you are what you eat This can mean many different things. When it comes to the health of your teeth and gums the diet you follow plays a bigger role than you may realize. …

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Flossing Can Help Keep Gum Disease Away

Posted Oct 10 | 2018

No one wants to deal with tooth pain. The worse the pain is, the bigger the problem usually is. Pain is one of the symptoms of gum disease. Instead of worrying about how you can fix the problems associated with …

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What Is Peri-implantitis?

Posted Sep 20 | 2018

Peri-implantitis is an inflammation, very similar to periodontal disease, that affects the soft and hard tissues surrounding an implant. This condition is usually caused by the loss of the supporting bone, bleeding when probed or sometimes an increased pocket depth …

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Ways of Keeping Your Gums Healthy at Home

Posted Sep 10 | 2018

Healthy gums and teeth is the goal of our team of professionals here. Brushing twice daily with a soft bristle brush, flossing at least once daily, and visiting us regularly will all go to help you keep a healthy mouth …

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Could You Need a Frenectomy Prior to Getting Dentures?

Posted Aug 25 | 2018

If the frenum is interfering and causing your dentures to fit loosely, then you may need to get a frenectomy surgery, a procedure that reshapes and repositions the frenum to prevent the dentures from shifting or pulling.
What is the …

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Can Gum Tissue Regenerate?

Posted Jul 20 | 2018

Receding gums cause many problems. It can cause gaps or pockets between the teeth and gums. It can lead to problems with gum disease. It affects the appearance. It is not something people should ignore.
There are many ways to …

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How Are Gums Reshaped?

Posted Jul 13 | 2018

When we talk with a patient about having their gums reshaped, it is not uncommon for the patient to be a little bit anxious. After all, having your gums reshaped does qualify as a minor surgical procedure, and many people …

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Is It Painful When Your Gums Recede?

Posted Jun 20 | 2018

The aging process causes our bodies to change in many ways. One of the things that people notice as they get older is their gums begin to recede. The age at which this starts and the amount the gums raced …

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Is Any Type of Tobacco Safe for Your Gums?

Posted Jun 10 | 2018

It is hard for a person that uses tobacco to stop. They know that there are many health risks associated with the use of tobacco, but they find it hard to stop. That makes them wonder if there are any …

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