Category: Periodontal Disease

Learn More About Laser Periodontal Care

When you need help managing poor periodontal health, you should know what kind of procedures are available to you. It is also important that you understand just how serious an unresolved problem with your gums can become without treatment! In time, periodontal disease can affect your ability to maintain your overall health, and may increase… Read more »

Removing Unhealthy Tissues With Lasers

The work needed to address periodontal problems will vary between patients. After all, an infection’s impact on your gums and your overall well-being will change over time if you do not take action and address this matter. When prompt care is delivered, scaling and root planing can remove bacteria before there are complications that require… Read more »

How Lasers Manage Periodontal Problems

Are you taking issues with your periodontal health seriously? Ignoring warnings about gum disease, or letting signs of an infection go unchecked, can lead to consequences like tooth loss. When not managed, periodontal disease can also have a negative effect on your general health! The good news is that an infection can be managed. At… Read more »

Laser Treatments Can Shorten Recovery Times

woman with confident smile and healthy gums

Periodontal treatment helps manage problems that people with gum disease are likely to experience. At our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice, we use laser technology to provide services that are more precise, that reduce your risk for infection after a procedure, and generally shorten recovery times. We can use lasers to directly fight bacteria and… Read more »

How We Make Laser Periodontal Care Safe And Accessible

Preventive measures to keep people safe against the threat of coronavirus have led to many changes in the way people work, socialize, and manage their general daily responsibilities. At our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice, we have made changes to our typical operations so that we can continue to safely see patients and help them… Read more »

How Multiple Laser Tools Help Us Personalize Treatment

As you learn about the effects of periodontal disease, you can experience understandable feelings of alarm. After all, this infection can interfere with your ability to manage other health conditions, make you vulnerable to tooth loss, and even adversely affect your risk for heart disease and other problems! Our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal practice is… Read more »

How Lasers Fight Bacteria That Cause Periodontal Disease

As bacteria build up at our gum line, we become vulnerable to gingivitis, the initial stage of a periodontal infection. Over time, harmful microbes that start to move beneath our gum line can accumulate and do more harm to our gums, eventually leading to a more advanced infection, or periodontal disease. Letting periodontal disease go… Read more »

Including Laser Gum Grafting In Your Periodontal Treatments

As your Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontist works out how to take care of your smile, they can look into addressing any changes that may have impacted your gum line over time. Recession often affects people who have issues with gum disease. When this becomes an issue, it can affect a person’s confidence in their smile,… Read more »

Should You Look Into Laser Periodontal Treatment?

Is your trouble with periodontal disease serious enough to call for a trip to see a periodontist about treatment? While gingivitis is something that you can fight with effective preventive care and a visit to your general dentist, periodontal disease can do more harm to your well-being, and it can be more difficult to address…. Read more »

Can I Still Schedule Treatment For Periodontal Disease?

People have made a great number of adjustments in their routines and habits to reduce their risk for exposure to coronavirus and prioritize their safety. To make sure that our patients are able to safely access and enjoy periodontal services, our Encinitas/San Diego, CA periodontal office has changed our office policies and implemented new technology… Read more »