Bleeding Gums and Periodontal Disease

Bleeding Gums and Periodontal Disease

One of the most common ailments among adults in the United States is periodontal or gum disease. This condition is identified by gums that bleed easily, as well as other symptoms such as chronic bad breath, red or swollen gums, or the formation of abscesses in the...
The Risky Business of DIY Orthodontic Care

The Risky Business of DIY Orthodontic Care

Imagine deciding to perform surgery on yourself or stitch up a wound without a doctor’s supervision. Sounds pretty risky, doesn’t it? Yet people are suddenly all over social media performing orthodontic treatment on themselves by means of new, Do-It-Yourself...
Preventing Bone Loss With Dental Implants

Preventing Bone Loss With Dental Implants

About 70 percent of the adult population in the United States has at least one missing tooth, and the field of dentistry has devoted itself to finding solutions for replacing lost teeth, restoring comfort and oral function, and improving patients’ physical appearance...
What to Know About Gum Disease and Gum Recession

What to Know About Gum Disease and Gum Recession

Gum disease is a serious oral issue and it happens more often than you may think. The scariest part about gum disease is that it is silent when it first starts, which means that you may not recognize the warnings signs until the disease has progressed. Many patients...
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