Month: July 2017

Restoring Gums With Pocket Reduction Surgery

Gum disease (also known as periodontal disease) is a progressive disease that can be treated fairly easily if caught early. Gingivitis is the first and most mild stage of gum disease. Caused by plaque and tartar built-up along the gums, the gums can become red and swollen. Bleeding gums is another symptom of gingivitis. A… Read more »

Do I Need A Scaling And Root Planing?

Have you ever heard of a scaling and root planing? Also known as periodontal therapy or a deep cleaning, this procedure is used to address gingivitis or the early stages of gum disease, protecting smiles from a disease linked to tooth loss. How do you know if you need a deep cleaning? What does the… Read more »

Restore Your Oral Health Sans Surgery

Gum disease can be a difficult issue to deal with. It can occur when plaque and other bacteria are missed during brushing and allowed to eat away at your gum tissue. This causes your gums to recede and grants that same plaque and bacteria access to under your gums and into your teeth’s root structure…. Read more »

Are You Brushing Your Teeth Right?

Your teeth do a ton for you and your body. They chew your food so you can digest it and stay energized, they help maintain your face’s structure, and they let you express yourself with a nice smile. You owe it to you and your teeth to give them the best care you can. Doing… Read more »