What Are The Symptoms Of A Root Canal Infection?
When dental pain arises, knowing what type of treatment might be needed can be difficult. A wide variety of signs and symptoms can indicate that you might need a dentist to evaluate for tooth decay, tooth sensitivity, fractured root, or the need for root canal therapy. An experienced dentist like Dr. Perrone can quickly identify…Read More
Dangers Of Progressive Periodontal Disease
Periodontal disease is a condition that affects millions of Americans. According to studies by the Centers For Disease Control (CDC), almost half of American adults above 30 years of age are impacted by periodontal disease. The symptoms can often go unnoticed until it is too late for treatment. Our oral health plays a major role…Read More
5 Myths About Periodontal Disease
Periodontal Disease (or commonly called gum disease) generally affects everyone at some point in their lives. Studies have shown at any one time more than 80% are affected by the disease. It is an extremely common disease that if left untreated is quite progressive. Luckily, for most patients, periodontal disease in its earliest form,…Read More
Oral Appliance For Sleep Apnea In Las Vegas?
What Is Obstructive Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea is a serious sleep disorder occurring when there is interrupted breathing during sleep. Patients with untreated sleep apnea stop breathing many times throughout episodes of sleep. This sometimes will happen hundreds of times per night. There are three types of sleep apnea: Obstructive (OSA) – the most common…Read More
Undergoing Orthodontics? Foods To Avoid
Going thru orthodontic treatment can be challenging for children, teens, and adults. One of the major benefits of invisalign orthodontic treatment is the ability to eat whatever you want. What about those undergoing more traditional orthodontic treatment? Unfortunately for you there will need to be adjustments if you wish to have a successful result…Read More
Sleep Apnea And Dental Health
Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that affects millions of people around the world. It is characterized by repetitive pauses in breathing during sleep, which can last from a few seconds to several minutes. These pauses in breathing can lead to disrupted sleep, reduced oxygen flow to the brain, and numerous health problems, including high…Read More
New Years Resolutions For Better Dental Health
Welcome to a new year filled with resolutions, goals, and, hopefully, new routines. As we move deeper into January, we can determine which habits may stick over the long haul. Hopefully, improved dental hygiene is part of your new routine. Maintaining your dental health is a lifelong, dedicated commitment. Below we will discuss the importance…Read More
What Does A Dental Cleaning Cost?
Dental Cleaning Costs & Why They Are Necessary Professional teeth cleanings in a dental office with a dentist or dental hygienist remove plaque and tartar buildup on your teeth above and below the gum line. Plaque naturally builds up in your mouth, even with routine brushing and flossing. Regular teeth cleanings can maintain your smile…Read More
Does Your Dentist Practice Personalized Dental Care?
Going to the dentist is rarely #1 on most people’s wish lists. It is one of those things we know we have to do but do not realize it does not have to be that way. A well-trained, experienced dentist will make you feel special at every dental visit. They will look forward to seeing you…Read More
What Is Gum Recession?
The health of our gums is often ignored. However, significant symptoms like bleeding gums and inflammation are a sign of periodontal disease. The progression of gum disease can lead to mild gum recession and eventually a more severe form. This recession will require treatment for a healthy smile. Depending upon the severity of the…Read More