Improving Your Oral Health Care

How you take care of your teeth can make the difference between a damaged smile and a glittering masterpiece. Wondering what to do to improve your routine? Here are some ideas: - When shopping for oral health care products, look for the ADA Seal of Acceptance or ask for recommendations from Dr. Peter Warshawsky. - Wear safety equipment such as... read more »

What Flossing Can Do For You

Do you ever wonder why you have to floss your teeth? If so, you are not alone. Believe it or not, this is a common question and many people neglect this important step in their oral health routine. That is why, our team here at Periodontics of the Desert in Palm Desert, California, is happy to educate you on why... read more »

The Finer Details of Gum Disease

Gum disease, also referred to as periodontal disease, is an extremely common, yet serious oral infection to your gum tissue. Gum disease is the result of a variety of factors, including plaque buildup within your mouth. If left untreated, gum disease will first begin to show symptoms as gingivitis. As it advances, it can steadily damage your gums and cause... read more »