June 20, 2017

We haven’t reached for a tape measure – yet. And we haven’t gathered witnesses – yet. But the last time an overjoyed dental patient told us that he or she was “floating on air,” we definitely wanted to measure their distance from the ground. We settled for taking copious notes instead. Dental Work Brings Jump-for-Joy […]

June 10, 2017

You may have noticed how many women are fastidious about their appearance. They get their hair done. They get their nails done. They wear makeup and touch it up throughout the day because they don’t want to look un-done. At the end, they look usually look great. And so they’ll agree with those people who […]

May 30, 2017

What Is Periodontal Surgery? Periodontal surgery is performed for the purpose of restoring the normal function of the gums, the bone, and the ligament that provide support for the teeth. As a result, it is not a single procedure so much as a collection of them with the same purpose, with common examples ranging from […]

May 20, 2017

What Is Bite Adjustment? Like its name suggests, bite adjustment is a series of periodontics procedures used to create a more comfortable fit when the patient is biting down. In most cases, these procedures involve changes to the teeth, whereas changes to the joints are reserved for cases when the cartilage has become either torn or […]

May 10, 2017

Nearly one in four Americans suffer from some level of gum deterioration, ranging from gum line recession to gingivitis to periodontitis. The effects begin with soreness of the gums and minor bleeding but ultimately can lead to dangerous infections, tooth loss, and a general decline in overall health and wellness. Clearly, periodontal disease should be […]