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Periodontics

Gum Grafting
Periodontics
May 3, 2021

What is Gum Grafting?

We often recommend a gum graft if your gums have started to recede. Once this happens, the recession results in the exposure of the roots of your teeth. A gum graft can prevent the tooth surface of your teeth from decaying. Without this procedure the risk of abrasion and sensitivity…
Osseous Surgery
Periodontics
April 12, 2021

Osseous Surgery: What Is It & Why Should I Care

Dental health is important for your overall health. Different types of oral diseases are either caused by bad oral hygiene or other factors like misaligned teeth. Some of those diseases include cavities, tooth decay, and gum diseases. Gum disease is one of the common oral diseases, and it can either…
Bleeding Gums
ConditionsPeriodontics
March 31, 2017

3 Causes of Bleeding Gums

We’ve all been in the situation where we’re rinsing our mouths after brushing and see a little pink in the sink. It’s just a little blood, but the problems it could be pointing to can be much bigger. What some brush off as sensitivity can actually be a detrimental problem…
Periodontal Disease
Periodontics
March 3, 2017

3 Warning Signs of Periodontal Disease

“Brushing your teeth is SO IMPORTANT.” How many times have you heard your dentist, or your parents say that? Or even better, repeated it to your family? Probably too many times to count. It’s true, though! Not only is brushing extremely important for the appearance of your smile, but is…