What is a Periodontist?

Do you know what a periodontist is? If not, then we can teach you! A periodontist is a specialist in the realm of dentistry that can help you with several teeth and gums complications. There are many ways a periodontist is ideal to look for because of their extra years of practice and specialty in their field. Our dentists, Dr.... read more »

Why you Need a Periodontist

You have a dentist, a doctor, a cardiologist, a nutritionist, a therapist, and a handful of other professionals looking out for your well-being. So why do you need to add a periodontist to that list? Well, periodontics is an important branch of dentistry. In fact, it’s nearly impossible to obtain maximum oral health without the help of a periodontist like... read more »

The Risk Factors for Gum Disease

Gum disease is an infection that attacks the gums and structures that surround and support the teeth. In the early stages, gum disease manifests with gums that bleed easily, especially when you brush and floss. This infection is caused by the bacteria from plaque, but there are certain factors that can increase your risk for gum disease, including: - Stress... read more »