Posts Tagged ‘Periogen’
Do Braces Increase Risk Of Tooth Decay?
Undergoing orthodontic treatment can be a trying time for maintaining good dental hygiene, but the end result makes it all worth it. Creating a straight, attractive smile that one can be proud of is the goal of most orthodontic treatment. However, orthodontic treatment can disrupt your daily routine. The orthodontic brackets and wires, and chewy,…Read More
How Do I Care For My Dental Implants?
Dental implants are widely spread 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…Read More
Periogen + Waterpik: Ultimate Weapon Against Tartar?
Periodontal disease can be very difficult to manage once it begins to progress past its initial reversible stage of gingivitis. The treatment of periodontal disease requires diligence on the part of the patient to maintain regular dentist appointments and routine home care. Professional dental cleanings go a long way to preserving your teeth and gums,…Read More
I Have Periodontal Disease…Now What?
Periodontal Disease– is a group of diseases that affect the tissues that support and anchor the teeth. If untreated, periodontal disease results in the destruction of the gums, alveolar bone (the part of the jaws where the teeth arise), and the outer layer of the tooth root. The earliest form of periodontal disease is called gingivitis. Gingivitis…Read More
Periogen – New Weapon Against Periodontal Disease
Periodontal Disease – is a progressive inflammatory disease, that affects the tissues that support and anchor the teeth. These support tissues include, gums, bone, cementum, and ligament attachments. The main area in which periodontal disease is diagnosed and treated is in “the pocket”. The pocket is the unattached tissue between the tooth and gum, measured…Read More