Do You Have TMD Symptoms?

TMD Symptoms Henderson NV

When the temporomandibular joints (TMJ) are fatigued or damaged, it can lead to temporomandibular joint dysfunction or disorder (TMD) symptoms. Marielaina Perrone DDS can treat your TMJ Disorder with therapies specific to the TMJ joint. She is well experienced and has extensive training to diagnose and treat TMD.  With a complete and thorough dental examination,…

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Speech Pathology Dentist

Dental Health Las Vegas NV

Speech Pathology Language and speech pathology is concerned with issues surrounding speech-language communication disorders. Child maturation includes many milestones, including taking their first step, eating solid foods, as well as speech. The maturation of speech is one of the most critical milestones in the maturation of any child. For most children, speech comes easy, but…

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What Causes Canker Sores?

Smile Makeover Las Vegas

Canker sores are very unpredictable and quite uncomfortable for many who suffer from them. Canker sores (apthous ulcers) are white sores, not blisters, that typically occur inside the cheeks, lips, and possibly on the gum tissues. Most canker sores range in size from smallish dots to large coin-sized ulcerations. They can be pretty painful, make speaking, eating, or…

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Can Severe Seasonal Allergies Affect Your Smile?

Seasonal Allergies Las Vegas NV

Are you affected by seasonal allergies? Did you know they can affect your overall oral health? Seasonal allergies are known for causing congestion and headaches, along with itchy, watery eyes. Seasonal allergies can also worsen sleep apnea symptoms. To alleviate the symptoms of seasonal allergies, you may choose medications designed explicitly for seasonal allergy congestion. Unfortunately,…

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What Is Crown Lengthening?

Crown Lengthening Henderson NV

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?

What Is Gum Contouring Henderson NV

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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Top Ways Porcelain Veneers Can Correct Your Smile

Las Vegas Porcelain Veneers

In the age of cellphone cameras, we always want to look our best for the pictures that make up our lives. As we get older or even when young, we notice our cosmetic imperfections, including our smiles. Marielaina Perrone DDS and her cosmetic team specialize in porcelain veneers to enhance and beautify your smile. Porcelain Veneers can close…

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Guide To Wisdom Teeth Removal

Las Vegas Oral Surgery

What To Expect Following Wisdom Teeth Removal Wisdom teeth (third molars) generally erupt into the mouth between the ages of 16 and 25. These molars come in just behind our 2nd molars. Most people develop four wisdom teeth. At the same time, others may develop less or even sometimes more than 4. Wisdom teeth typically become an issue because of…

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Top Ways Your Dentist Can Save Your Health

Smile Makeover Las Vegas NV

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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Can Holiday Snacking Be Dangerous?

Las Vegas Holiday Snacks

As we are in the middle of the Holiday season there are lots of tempting treats to pick on and parties to tempt us.  Most are okay in moderation but some are likely to create problems for your dental health. Issues that could be created include tooth decay and even fractured teeth. Below are a listing of some to…

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