How a Periodontist Can Help You Get Gum Disease Under Control

Gum Disease Two of the most powerful tools in your home are your toothbrush and floss. However, a buildup of plaque on teeth can eventually harden into tartar and facilitate the spread of gum disease. And when tartar is present, it’ll take more than brushing and flossing to keep gum disease from damaging your teeth […]

What Factors into the Cost of Dental Implants?

Dental Implants Behind all the promise of a restored smile, there’s the cost of dental implants. For many people, it’s hard not to focus on the price tag. Though small, there’s a lot of work that goes into fabricating, planning and placing dental implants. Take a look at what factors into the cost of dental […]

What Causes Gum Recession and What Can I Do About It?

Gum Recession  The nose and the ears continue growing all throughout our lives. But while it may seem like your teeth may be doing the same, there’s likely an unrelated reason your teeth may seem to be getting longer: gum recession. Find out how gum disease can cause the gums to recede and learn what […]

Scaling and Root Planing: A Deeper Look at Deep Cleaning

Scaling And Root Planing Sometimes, even out best efforts aren’t enough to keep plaque from hardening into tartar on our teeth. But that’s why a teeth cleaning is one of the most common and least expensive procedures offered at dental offices. But what happens when a standard teeth cleaning isn’t enough? What happens when tartar […]