Can You Remove Impacted Teeth?

everettimpactedDid you know that as we enter adulthood, a set of additional molars may erupt? Known as wisdom teeth, or third molars, these arrive in our late teens and early 20s and can cause a number of problems, including impaction. Can you remove impacted teeth? In many cases, extracting these teeth can actually improve the health and alignment of your smile.

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We Accept Referrals

everettreferralsAt High Plains Periodontics and Implant Dentistry, we strive to offer quality oral health care to all patients in need. We accept referrals from other practices and are happy to work with your general dentist. We want to ensure you enjoy a whole smile free of gum disease.

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Can I Prevent Gum Disease?

everettgumdiseaseRoutine oral maintenance can offer a number of benefits, including a brighter smile and a lower risk of dental disease. In fact, people are surprised to learn they can actually reduce the chances of developing periodontal disease. Can you prevent gum disease? With the right steps you have a good chance at remaining free of gum problems.

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Quiz: Do You Need An Extraction?

everett extractionThe goal of dentistry is to help you maintain a healthy and whole smile. However, in some cases actually removing a tooth is crucial for keeping a smile healthy. Wisdom teeth, infection, and other issues can mean a tooth requires removal to protect your overall oral health. Do you need an extraction?

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The Link Between Gum Disease And Tooth Loss

everettgumdiseaseAccording to the Centers for Disease Control, up to half of adults in the United States over the age of 30 suffer from periodontal disease. Despite being preventable with routine oral care many people develop this dental disease. Unfortunately, the disease can also lead to a greater risk of adult tooth loss. What’s the link between gum disease and tooth loss?

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