What Is A Dental Abscess?

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A dental abscess is a bacterial infection localized in the mouth that results in a pocket of pus. The dental infection will affect the surrounding structures of teeth, gums, and bones and cause chronic toothaches and other symptoms. Three main types of dental abscesses can develop in the mouth, including: Gingival Abscess (Gum Abscess) These tooth abscesses…

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What Is Crown Lengthening?

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Often a smile that shows too much gum tissue makes teeth appear too small for your mouth. Most of us have substantial tooth structures. We do not see enough of it to have the full effect on the whole tooth. The exposure of enough tooth structure through bone tissue and gum tissue removal is called…

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What Is Gum Contouring?

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Gum contouring (also called a gum lift) is a cosmetic dentistry procedure that can change the shape of the gum tissue surrounding your teeth. A cosmetic dentist can use gum contouring to remove excessive gingival tissue. This extra tissue will give you a “gummy” smile. Gum contouring and Gingival tissue grafting can also be used…

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Plaque Vs Tartar – What Is The Difference?

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Dental health commercials routinely use the words tartar and plaque but do you know the difference? People and advertisements tend to use the terms interchangeably. While they are closely related, there is a definite difference between the two terms.  What is Plaque? Plaque is a sticky, soft, transparent film that accumulates on teeth and under…

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Top Ways Your Dentist Can Save Your Health

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We have long known that our dental health and general health are intimately tied together. Every system in the body is interconnected, so why should your mouth be any different. It is, after all, the entry point to our digestive system. As a result of this interconnection, your oral health can positively or negatively affect…

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Why Should You Choose All On 4 Dental Implants?

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All on 4 dental implant system was developed to move patients away from removable dentures. The system also gives the ability to improve esthetics. There are other benefits to the system that you may not be aware of. Continue reading below to educate yourself on the benefits of all on 4 dental implants. What Are…

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Juvederm As Gum Fillers

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Our gums are crucial to the esthetic appearance of our smiles. Gaps or spaces near the gum line can detract from a perfect smile. These gaps are often called “Black Triangles.” Several issues cause these black triangles. These issues cause lost volume and can include: Periodontal Disease Gum Recession Gaps Between Teeth Orthodontic Treatment Treatment…

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Will Your Gums Grow Back After Gum Contouring Surgery?

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A gummy smile is a concern for many patients in Las Vegas, NV. Marielaina Perrone DDS is a well-trained and experienced dentist with over 20 years of experience. When you have overgrown gum tissues, your teeth will appear extremely small. Dr. Perrone can remove small portions of this gum tissue to create a more appealing…

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Why Patients Love Marielaina Perrone DDS

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Marielaina Perrone DDS 5 Star Dental Care! Marielaina Perrone DDS is a highly rated dentist in Las Vegas, Nevada. With so many choices for dental care, patients choose her when they want the best dental care and cosmetic dentistry. The office is inviting and friendly. Dr Perrone has a full service dental practice meaning services…

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Restore Your Smile With Dental Implants

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Research studies have shown at least 180 million Americans are missing at least one tooth. That is a significant number of people with a possible untreated gap or space in their smile. Luckily, for them dental technology has advancements to fill that gap in a very natural way for a lifetime of smiles. Dental implants…

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