Symptoms and Signs of Teeth Grinding

Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, can weaken your teeth and cause many oral health problems in your future. That is why it is crucial to avoid teeth grinding, so you can protect your teeth and oral health. To help you learn more about teeth grinding, our periodontal experts, Dr.... Read more »

The Keys to Understanding Dental Implants

Are you considering the possibility of restoring your smile with a dental implant? If so, you have come to the right place! Dental implants are effective at restoring a lost tooth and completing your smile once more. To help you understand more about dental implants, our doctors, Dr. Peter S.... Read more »

Blaze a New Path to Oral Health Success with Bone Grafting

Do you believe your jawbone is strong enough to support a dental implant should one be required? If you have any missing teeth, it is very important to make sure they are replaced as soon as possible. Because of the fact that dental implants are permanent prosthetics that are directly... Read more »

Pink in the Sink? Could Be Gum Disease.

Periodontal disease is a problem among adults over 30, affecting over 40 percent of them in the United States. Many adults believe that it is normal for gums to bleed as you brush your teeth, when in reality is is often a sign of periodontal disease at some stage. You... Read more »

Gum Disease Indicators

Oral hygiene habits are extremely important in the battle against gum disease. These habits will save your smile, with minimal effort on your part. Let’s review some of them.   Brush: Brush your teeth and gums twice a day, for two minutes each time. Use only a soft-bristled toothbrush in... Read more »

Don’t Let Gum Disease Interfere with Your Smile

Gum disease can waylay a healthy smile by causing all sorts of havoc. Fortunately, gum disease doesn't usually become problematic until folks reach their 30s and 40s. So, what exactly is gum disease? It's the result of bacterial plaque buildup around and under the gum line, which develops when it... Read more »

Enjoy the New Year with Your New Smile Thanks to Gum Disease Treatments

One highly damaging oral ailment that affects many individuals throughout the world is a periodontal disease. Periodontal disease can progress over a period of many years and can severely hinder a person's oral health. Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, refers to a condition in which the gum tissue... Read more »

Take Care of Your Smile with Gum Disease Risk Factor Prevention

Taking care of your teeth can often be a hard task. Because it is important to make sure that you brush your teeth twice every day, you may find yourself neglecting your gums. However, your gums can suffer severe oral ailments in the form of gum disease if you are... Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Gum Disease Symptom Detection

As the season winds to a close, there's no better time to visit your dentist for a routine check-up to determine if gum disease is present. Gum disease, also sometimes referred to as periodontal disease, is an oral health ailment that can occur over a period of many years and... Read more »

Treating Gum Disease Surgically

Periodontal disease is an oral disorder where sacks of acids infect the gums, damaging the gums and decaying chompers and bone. Left untreated, periodontal disease can lead to tooth loss. Fortunately, periodontal disease is preventable with appropriate hygiene habits and treatable at our office. Here's some extra bits of data... Read more »