Month: September 2021

Understanding Pinhole Gum Grafting

There are many unwelcome changes that can occur when you have periodontal disease. Among the most serious of those changes is tooth loss, as bacteria can attack and destroy the tissues that are supporting your teeth. You also need to be aware of the threat of gum line recession, which can hurt your appearance, interfere… Read more »

Tailoring Laser Care To Your Needs

Periodontal disease affects many people, and in doing so it puts them at risk for complications like tooth loss and problems with their general health. While this issue may be one that everyone should watch out for, patients who require treatment should have their needs addressed as individuals. At our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice,… Read more »

Jawbone Grafting And Prosthetic Dentistry

Through the process of placing and restoring dental implants, people who have experienced tooth loss regain both their smile and comfortable dental function. Implants create a degree of stability for prostheses that lead to comfort as well as stronger biting and chewing, and they have the added benefit of stimulating your jawbone to keep it… Read more »

Targeting Periodontal Bacteria With Lasers

When you are free from active problems, your daily oral hygiene routine can keep your mouth in good health. Unfortunately, periodontal disease can leave you with an infection that needs to be managed by a professional. If it is not dealt with properly, complications from your infection can make you vulnerable to tooth loss, and… Read more »

Your Recovery After Laser Periodontal Care

Your experience during a periodontal treatment is certainly important, but you should also feel comfortable after a procedure concludes. For more involved treatments in particular, you can require recovery time to fully heal from work to manage gum disease. Because our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice uses laser tools when providing these services, our patients… Read more »