Advantages of Switching to an Electric Toothbrush
There are many reasons we recommend the use of electric toothbrushes for our patients, and it’s a good idea to have a conversation with your dentist to see if an electric toothbrush is a good choice for you. Typically they are more effective in removing plaque and preventing gum disease due to being more thorough […]
You’re missing a tooth, what are your restorative options? Fixed Bridge vs. Dental Implant
You may be missing a tooth and wondering what your restorative options are. In order to replace it, patients have a few routes they can go that are dependent on factors such as their overall oral health and the state of their remaining teeth.One option that is often recommended is called a bridge. This involves […]
Do You Need Gum Recession Treatment From A Periodontist?
What Is Gum Recession? You may have been referred to a periodontist by your dentist for treatment of gingival recession and are wondering what this means. In a nutshell, recession is a condition where a patient’s gum tissue pulls back from the teeth over time, which causes root surface exposure and possibly tooth sensitivity. It […]