gum disease

How to Protect Your Gums

Caring for your gums is an essential part of smart overall oral health. When it comes to proactive protection, a deep and direct gum treatment means less chance of gum disease developing. Brushing, flossing, eating right, and committing to regular dental checkups puts you on the path to a positive future in terms of [...]

How to Protect Your Gums2020-01-29T22:45:44+00:00

Periodontal Care & Your Overall Health

Regular dental care is so important for maintaining a healthy (and happy!) mouth. Your periodontal hygiene is linked not only to your teeth and gums (and other areas of the mouth), but your entire body.  According to Everyday Health, “Research has linked oral health problems such as periodontal or gum disease to many [...]

Periodontal Care & Your Overall Health2020-06-15T20:11:00+00:00

Gum Recession: Minimizing Your Risks

THE EXPRESSION “getting long in the tooth” refers to gum recession, but this oral health problem isn’t necessarily connected to age. Gum recession is when the edge of the gingival tissue moves away from the crown of the tooth, exposing the root. The reason we tend to think of it as an age-related problem is that [...]

Gum Recession: Minimizing Your Risks2019-11-07T18:57:05+00:00