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What to Expect From Regeneration Therapy

Are you suffering from periodontal disease? Guided tissue regeneration therapy could be the solution you’re seeking. Find out how this groundbreaking treatment stimulates healing and tissue regrowth to strengthen your oral health.
Feb 2nd, 2024

5 Early Signs of a Gum Infection

Your gums are as crucial to your smile as your teeth, so if you get an infection, you shouldn’t ignore it. Keep reading to discover five early signs of a gum infection so you can get treatment and preserve your precious smile.
Jan 17th, 2024

I’m Really Nervous About My Upcoming Dental Procedure

Dental anxiety is a real problem for some people, affecting some so severely that they avoid getting necessary dental treatment. Learn more about dental anxiety and how a trained sedation dental specialist can help.
Dec 4th, 2023
Here's How to Floss Properly

Here's How to Floss Properly

Flossing your teeth is a critical step in your oral hygiene routine, but are you doing it properly? From how to hold the floss to how often you need to floss, get answers to your flossing questions with this step-by-step guide.
Nov 1st, 2023
Is Your Chronic Bad Breath Trying to Tell You Something?

Is Your Chronic Bad Breath Trying to Tell You Something?

Chronic bad breath is embarrassing, but did you know it could be a sign of an underlying health issue? Learn some of the most common causes of chronic bad breath and how dental treatment could be the key to a fresher, more confident smile.
Oct 1st, 2023
4 Benefits of a Dental Implant

4 Benefits of a Dental Implant

A dental implant is a permanent solution for a missing tooth, and it offers lots of benefits over traditional options like bridges or dentures. Learn how dental implants work and find out if this revolutionary dental restoration is right for you.
Jul 1st, 2023
Understanding Your Anesthesia and Sedation Options

Understanding Your Anesthesia and Sedation Options

Is dental anxiety keeping you from getting the dental care you need? It’s time to learn about your dental anesthesia and sedation options. With three different types available, there’s a way to finally feel relaxed in the dentist’s chair.
Jun 4th, 2023
Why Are My Gums Receding?

Why Are My Gums Receding?

Have you noticed your gums shrinking away from your teeth? Did your dentist tell you your gums are receding? It’s a common problem, and it’s normal to wonder why it’s happening. Learn the common causes and find treatment here.
May 1st, 2023
How to Prevent Periodontal Disease

How to Prevent Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease affects half of American adults, and it could put you at risk of infection or tooth loss. The good news? It’s preventable. Find out how your oral hygiene routine and lifestyle habits can lower your risk.
Apr 5th, 2023
Are Anesthetic and Sedation Services Safe?

Are Anesthetic and Sedation Services Safe?

If you’re worried about an upcoming dental procedure, anesthesia and sedation help calm your nerves. But are they really safe? Learn more about dental sedation here.
Mar 9th, 2023
What Are the Steps Before Getting a Dental Implant?

What Are the Steps Before Getting a Dental Implant?

Are you thinking about getting a dental implant? Implants offer a permanent, natural-looking solution for missing teeth, but there are some important things to know before scheduling your procedure. Follow these steps to get started.
Feb 6th, 2023
What's Involved in Gum Grafting?

What's Involved in Gum Grafting?

If you need gum grafting, it’s normal to be nervous. The good news? It’s actually not as bad as it sounds. Learn what’s involved in gum grafting, what to expect during the procedure, and how to prepare yourself for recovery.
Dec 1st, 2022
 How to Know If You Have an Abscess

How to Know If You Have an Abscess

When a toothache strikes, you need answers. Throbbing pain, swelling, and fever are all signs of a tooth abscess, and abscesses require prompt care to prevent complications. Here’s how to know if you have an abscess and what to do about it.
Nov 3rd, 2022
The Difference Between Gingivitis and Periodontitis

The Difference Between Gingivitis and Periodontitis

Gingivitis and periodontitis are two types of gum disease. Both gingivitis and periodontitis can put your gums, teeth, and overall health at risk, but there are some key differences between them. Here’s what you need to know.
Oct 1st, 2022
Where Does Dental Anxiety Come From?

Where Does Dental Anxiety Come From?

The fear that dental anxiety brings can make you avoid the oral health care you need. But where does it come from? And what can you do about it? Get your questions about dental anxiety answered here.
Sep 1st, 2022
5 Foods That Promote Healthy Teeth and Gums

5 Foods That Promote Healthy Teeth and Gums

The food you eat fuels your body. That means eating a nutritious diet promotes better health, and that includes your teeth and gums. Learn what foods to eat (and avoid) for maximum oral health.
Aug 1st, 2022
How to Ease Your Anxiety Before Crown Lengthening

How to Ease Your Anxiety Before Crown Lengthening

Crown lengthening is a dental surgery with both cosmetic and functional benefits. But if you’re scheduled for a procedure, it’s normal to be a little nervous. Learn what to expect and how to ease your anxiety ahead of your appointment.
Jul 1st, 2022
5 Encouraging Facts About Periodontal Surgery

5 Encouraging Facts About Periodontal Surgery

If you’ve been told you have gum disease, the thought of periodontal surgery can be scary. But it’s the most effective treatment to stop and reverse periodontal disease, and now’s the time to learn more about the benefits of periodontal surgery.
Jun 1st, 2022
What To Expect After Your Gum/Tissue Grafting

What To Expect After Your Gum/Tissue Grafting

Are you scheduled for gum grafting surgery? It’s normal to have questions. Gum and tissue grafting is a safe and effective way to treat receding gums, and recovery isn’t as complicated as you might think. Learn what to expect here.
May 1st, 2022
5 Reasons To Consider a Dental Implant

5 Reasons To Consider a Dental Implant

Is there a gap in your smile? Missing teeth can have a serious impact on your oral health and your confidence. Dental implants offer a safe, effective solution to restore your smile and boost your oral health. Learn the benefits here.
Apr 3rd, 2022
Is Dental Anesthesia Safe?

Is Dental Anesthesia Safe?

Anxiety can keep you from getting the dental care you need. But dental anesthesia and sedation offer a safe way to calm your nerves. Find out how dental anesthesia and sedation work and which options might be right for you.
Mar 24th, 2022
Why Is Gum Disease So Common?

Why Is Gum Disease So Common?

Gum disease is the most common oral health issue in the country. But what causes it? And how can you keep your mouth healthy? Get the facts about gum disease, common causes, and how to improve your oral hygiene habits to keep your smile strong.
Feb 1st, 2022
What To Do About Receding Gums

What To Do About Receding Gums

Your gums are there to protect your teeth, but receding gums put your teeth at risk of increased sensitivity, damage, and decay. The good news: You have treatment options. Learn why gum recession happens and what you can do to fix it.
Jan 1st, 2022
Am I a Good Candidate for IV Sedation?

Am I a Good Candidate for IV Sedation?

If the thought of dental work makes you nervous, IV sedation dentistry might be right for you. It’s a safe, effective method to calm your nerves and help you relax while you get the dental care you need. Find out if you could be a candidate.
Dec 1st, 2021
Why Do My Gums Bleed When I Floss?

Why Do My Gums Bleed When I Floss?

Many people have experienced bleeding gums, either at the dentist or while they’re flossing at home. Bleeding gums might be common, but it’s a sign that your gums aren’t healthy — and it could indicate periodontal disease. Find out why.
Nov 14th, 2021
How to Take Care of Your Dental Implant

How to Take Care of Your Dental Implant

Dental implants are a popular dental restoration, and it’s easy to see why. These permanent artificial teeth are long-lasting, and they’re simple to care for. Find out what to expect after dental implant surgery.
Oct 13th, 2021
5 Benefits of Laser Dentistry

5 Benefits of Laser Dentistry

Periodontal disease poses a serious risk to your oral health, but you don’t have to get invasive dental surgery to treat it. Find out how PerioLase® LANAP® treatment stops the damage and stimulates healthy tissue regeneration.
Sep 9th, 2021

Understanding How Gum Grafting Works

If you have receding gums, you may be a candidate for gum grafting. Receding gums cause tooth sensitivity and increase your risk of decay, but gum grafting stimulates healthy tissue growth to protect teeth. Here’s how it works.
Jul 22nd, 2021

6 Signs That You May Have Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease starts as mild gum inflammation, but it can progress to tooth loss if it’s left untreated. Treating periodontal disease could save your smile. Here’s what you need to know to spot the signs of this condition.
Jun 28th, 2021

Expedite Implant Recovery With BioHorizons® Tapered PTG Implants

Dental implants are a popular option to replace missing teeth. They’re permanent, secure artificial teeth, but implant surgery is complex. Learn how it works and how the technology behind BioHorizons® tapered PTG implants could enhance your results.
May 19th, 2021

Understanding How Regenerative Therapy Works

Regenerative therapy supports your body’s natural healing ability. Long used in functional medicine, it has lots of benefits for oral health too. Learn how regenerative therapy fights periodontal disease, the most common dental issue for adults.
Mar 10th, 2021

When Periodontal Surgery Might Be Necessary

The thought of dental surgery can be scary, but it can protect your health and your smile. Whether you have periodontal disease, missing teeth, or something else, learn how you could benefit from periodontal surgery.
Feb 15th, 2021

When To Consider Gum Tissue Grafting

Gum tissue grafting is a procedure to treat receding gums. Gum recession is a common dental problem, and one that can lead to tooth sensitivity, decay, and more. Find out when your symptoms indicate it’s time to consider this popular treatment.
Jan 14th, 2021

What Is LANAP Laser Dentistry?

About half of American adults have periodontitis, the most severe form of periodontal disease. Untreated periodontitis can lead to gum recession and tooth loss, but the right treatment could save your smile. Learn what LANAP® laser dentistry can do.
Dec 29th, 2020

Anxious at the Dentist? Sedation Is a Safe Option

Going to the dentist is rarely cause for excitement, but if you dread it so much that you avoid checkups, your oral health may be at risk. Don’t let dental anxiety keep you from the care you need. Sedation is a safe way to ease your nerves.
Nov 12th, 2020