How To Maintain Cleaner Teeth At Home?

Maintaining cleaner teeth at home can be a real challenge for many. A diligent dental hygiene program is necessary to maintain cleaner teeth at home between dental visits. So what steps are necessary to maintain cleaner teeth at home? Below you will find some helpful tips to maintain cleaner teeth at home and make each…

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Is Gingivitis Curable?

Is Gingivitis Curable? Gingivitis is simply inflammation of the gum tissue that surrounds the teeth. Ginigivitis especially in its earliest form is painless with mild symptoms. This causes many to be unaware that they are in the midst of the first stage of periodontal disease. If gingivitis is left untreated it can progress to more advanced…

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How Often Should I Get My Teeth Cleaned?

The standard of care for professional dental cleanings has long been every 6 months. This still holds true today for most patients. Studies have repeatedly shown that those who goto regular dental visits are less likely to have the need for a dental restoration or to have a tooth removed. Are Teeth Cleanings Necessary? While…

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Tips To Care For Your Dental Implants

Dental implants are routinely used throughout dentistry and have become mainstream for many patients. In the past, patients were presented other options…go without a tooth or teeth, wear a removable denture, or have a cementable bridge made.Dental implants have allowed for a great additional option which does not cut down existing teeth, and is strong and…

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Can Periodontal Disease Be Prevented?

Periodontal disease is a slow, progressive disease that can destroy you oral and systemic health. Many of the hallmark symptoms of periodontal disease sneak up on us and are often ignored at least initially. It is important not to ignore these signs and symptoms as periodontal disease is the #1 cause of tooth loss. Periodontal disease comes in…

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Embracing Your Dental Health

Maintaining our dental health can be challenging at times. We all live busy schedules but research has shown that good dental health can lead to good overall health. Below are some tips to help embrace your oral health today! Top Oral Health Tips -Brush at least twice a day and floss daily before bedtime. Periodontal disease and…

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A Healthy Smile For The New Year

The new year is fast approaching and it may be time to start thinking about what your New Year’s resolutions should be. These usually include losing weight, striving for a better job, or maybe even just being  a better friend or partner. Many people also set new goals for leading a healthier life going forward. So…

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Fresh Breath For The Holiday Season

It is Holiday time again…holiday parties, office parties, and social occasions with friends. Time to get yourself ready for these holiday events with a bright, shiny smile and clean, fresh breath. Start with the Basics for Best Holiday Dental Health The basics include brushing at least twice a day (for at least 2 minutes each time) and flossing daily. This is…

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Helping Your Child Overcome Dental Anxiety

Dental Hygiene Las Vegas

Dental anxiety and dental phobia is an issue for a good percentage of the population. It can disrupt our lives and our health in many ways. The sad truth is many parents pass on their fear of the dentist to their children without even realizing it. Overcoming the fear is possible with the right dentist…

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The Silent Signs Of Periodontal Disease

Marielaina Perrone DDS Cosmetic Dentist

Periodontal disease is a slow moving, progressive dental disease that can slowly sneak up on us. Many ignore the warning signs simply because many of them are painless. It is important to recognize these warning signs and symptoms as periodontal disease is the leading cause of tooth loss. There are many different types of periodontal disease…

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