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. Warshawsky and Dr. Eric G. Driver with Periodontics of the Desert... 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 in a person's mouth becomes infected. Fortunately, treatments are available.... 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 often go undetected. Thus, it is important to visit your... 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 »

Are You a Victim of Gum Disease?

A common, yet serious disease that often affects those individuals who abandon their daily brushing and flossing habits is periodontal disease, also known as gum disease. Gum disease is characterized by an infection in your gum tissue that if left untreated, will result in total tooth loss. Are you a victim of gum disease? If you are not sure, here... read more »