When you suffer from periodontal disease, this could eventually lead to gum recession. Receding tissues could leave the smile vulnerable to worsening disease and tooth decay, possibly even tooth loss. Fortunately, your Encinitas/San Diego, CA, periodontist can offer a minimally invasive treatment option with the Pinhole Surgical Technique.
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The loss of our natural teeth could mean serious trouble for the smile. The gradual breakdown in mass and density that follows often leads to additional tooth loss, and could lead your smile too weak to support dental implants. However, your Encinitas/San Diego, CA, periodontist could help with laser-assisted jawbone grafting!
Your gums help keep your smile in place, and impact the stability, health, and beauty of your smile. But when they develop periodontal disease, this could mean recession and discomfort, as well as tooth loss. Fortunately, your Encinitas/San Diego, CA, periodontist can treat the concern and protect smiles with REPAIR dental lasers and WaterLase.
Periodontal disease impacts half of adults 30 and older, according to studies from the Centers for Disease Control. In the late stages, the disease can cause adult tooth loss. But how does this disease form, and what can be done to avoid it? In today’s blog, your Encinitas/San Diego, CA, periodontist talks about how gum… Read more »