Periodontics

We offer a range of general periodontal services. Periodontics is a type of dentistry that revolves around areas near the tooth, such as the gums, bones and ligaments. At Cascadia Dental Specialists we focus on preventing, diagnosing, and treating gum disease and supporting structures around the teeth.

October 14, 2018
three dentists looking at an x ray

Guide to Crown Lengthening

If you have a cavity or are getting a crown, you might also find out you’ll need an additional procedure called a crown lengthening. What’s crown […]
August 15, 2016

Periodontal Disease and Cardiovascular Health

If you’re worried about heart disease, you can easily spend thousands of dollars each year trying to prevent it. Many people end up paying hand-over-fist for […]
November 23, 2014

Treat Periodontal Disease With Osseous Surgery

Osseous surgery is a fairly straight-forward periodontal procedure that isn’t overly invasive. Osseous surgery is the final step in treating periodontal disease, and is performed by […]
October 9, 2014

Periodontal Maintenance

What is periodontal maintenance, and how is it any different than the regular cleaning you’ve been having done most of your life? Well, a “regular cleaning,” […]
November 14, 2012

Receiving Dental Implants

An extraordinary procedure has been developed that permits the placement of four dental implants and a fixed bridge in the patient’s mouth in as little as […]
May 1, 2012

How to Treat Recurring Swollen Gums

Periodontal (gum) infections can be quite painful. But more importantly, they can be signs of larger problems to come. If you are experiencing recurring swollen gums, […]
May 1, 2012

Understanding Gum Disease

Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, affects over 90% of Americans each year. The reality is that you will most likely experience some form of […]

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