Smoking, Gum Disease, and Tooth Loss

Smoking, Gum Disease, and Tooth Loss

October 29, 2018


Smoking cigarettes is one of the biggest risk factors for gum disease and tooth loss. Learn more on how smoking effects your gum health.

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Benefits of Scaling and Root Planing for Gum Disease

Benefits of Scaling and Root Planing for Gum Disease

September 30, 2018


Scaling and root planing is a common periodontal treatment used to treat gum disease. Learn the benefits of scaling and root planing here.

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Signs of Periodontal Disease in Adults

Signs of Periodontal Disease in Adults

August 31, 2018


Periodontal disease is a condition that goes by several names. You may have heard of it being referred to as gingivitis, which is often the term used to describe it in its’ earliest form, or gum disease, dental disease or even periodontitis. Essentially, they all refer to the same problem – a bacterial infection that affects the soft tissue of our gums. 

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