Does Gum Disease Cause Tooth Loss?

01/13/2021

When gum disease is left untreated, it can lead to periodontitis, which is a leading cause of tooth loss in adults.

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Will I Need More Than One Scaling and Root Planing Treatment?

01/06/2021

Scaling and root planing treats the periodontitis stage of gum disease. Find out how many treatments may be needed to improve your gum health.

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Can Gum Grafting Improve the Look of My Smile?

12/23/2020

Gum grafting is a gum recession treatment that restores a smile and oral health.

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Are Dental Implants Needed for Each Missing Tooth?

12/17/2020

Are you considering dental implants to replace your missing teeth? Explore how they work and the types of tooth replacement dental implants can offer.

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Can Gum Recession Cause Tooth Sensitivity?

12/10/2020

Receding gums can lead to tooth sensitivity, pain, tooth loss, and an increased risk of tooth decay.

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What Is Perioscopy? When Would I Need It?

12/02/2020

Perioscopy is an advanced technology that enhances gum disease treatment. Find out when it is used and how it might benefit your periodontal health.

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Is Scaling and Root Planing the Same as a Deep Cleaning?

11/24/2020

Have you been told you need a deep cleaning? Find out if this is the same as scaling and root planing and how you might benefit from this treatment.

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Can Periodontal Disease Affect Other Areas of My Health?

11/17/2020

Periodontal disease may increase your risk of systemic health conditions. Learn why treating gum disease early on is important to your health.

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How Does a Periodontal Cleaning Differ From a Prophylaxis?

11/10/2020

A periodontal cleaning and regular dental cleaning differ in several ways. Learn when you might need one over the other to maintain a healthy smile.

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What if I Don’t Have Enough Bone for a Dental Implant?

11/03/2020

A bone graft can help support dental implants when a patient doesn’t have enough existing bone.

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Will Perioscopy Help You Avoid Gum Surgery?

10/27/2020

A dental endoscopy helps us evaluate a patient’s gum disease stage and create a treatment plan.

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How Does a Periodontist Treat Periodontal Disease?

10/22/2020

A periodontist recognizes early signs of periodontal disease and can help treat it properly.

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Tips to Recover Easily from Periodontal Treatment

10/13/2020

Learning how to recover the best from periodontal treatment keeps your oral health intact.

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Is Any Form of Periodontal Disease Reversible?

10/06/2020

Understanding the signs of periodontal disease allows you to detect it before it progresses to more severe stages.

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How Often Is Scaling and Root Planing Needed?

09/30/2020

Scaling and root planing helps to scrape away tartar that leads to more serious gum disease stages.

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What Should I Look For in a Periodontist Near Me?

09/23/2020

Understanding what a periodontist can do for your oral health helps you know what to look for when choosing one.

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Can Dental Implants Be Completed in One Day?

09/16/2020

When you’re looking for ways to restore your smile, immediate placement implants work well.

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Why Do My Gums Bleed When I Brush My Teeth?

09/09/2020

Bleeding gums is usually the first sign of gingivitis, which is the first and only reversible stage of gum disease.

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Can Dental Implants Be Medically Necessary?

08/26/2020

Dental implants are a great tooth replacement option that can sometimes be medically necessary to improve your health.

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How To Keep Your Gums Healthy At Home

08/22/2020

A dental exam every six months allows you to address dental problems quickly, but there are also ways to maintain your gum health from home.

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