August 3, 2015

Why is Crown Lengthening Necessary?

Why is crown lengthening necessary? Do you have a cavity, or are you getting a crown and wondering why you need a surgical procedure? Here are […]
June 15, 2015

What is Bone Grafting? Why is it Necessary for an Implant?

Tooth loss has a far reaching effect on your appearance, dental, and overall health. Over a period of time, the part of the jawbone associated with […]
May 26, 2015

Options for Replacing Missing Teeth

Lost a tooth recently? Or a few? Fortunately, this day and age, you have many options to replace those teeth. You can get a fixed bridge, […]
November 23, 2014

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

What is 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,” […]
September 28, 2014

Is Flossing Really That Important?

Is flossing really that important? In one word: yes! A study by the Journal of Dental Research reports that more than 50% of the population has […]
November 14, 2012

Teeth in One Day AKA All-on-Four 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 […]
June 19, 2012

Types of Tissue Grafts

If you’ve recently been told by your dentist or gum doctor (periodontist) that you need a gum graft, don’t panic. Gum surgery sounds worse than it […]