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Periodontics The Keys to Optimal Gum Health

Gum health is essential to your overall wellbeing. Your gums support your teeth and form a protectiv...

Mar 24 • 4 min read
Periodontics What’s the Purpose of Periodontal Charting?

Have you ever wondered why your dentist calls out numbers to the assistant while checking your teeth...

Dec 16 • 3 min read
Periodontics Should You See a Periodontist Before Getting Braces?

Most people assume dental braces only serve a cosmetic purpose. Other than aligning your teeth, they...

Oct 28 • 3 min read
Periodontics How Lasers Assist in Periodontal Care

Healthy gums are the foundation of a beautiful smile, but many Americans experience symptoms of gum...

Jun 24 • 2 min read
Periodontics How Periodontal Disease Affects the Body

Gum disease can have far-reaching effects on your oral health and appearance. However, many individ...

Mar 18 • 2 min read
Periodontics 5 Signs of Gum Disease

We often don’t think about oral health beyond our teeth, yet nearly half of all adults suffer from ...

Jan 8 • 3 min read
Periodontics Restoring Gum Health

Gum disease is a common problem that can occur very gradually. Aging, brushing too hard, genetics, ...

Aug 20 • 2 min read