A Frenectomy Can Restore a Healthy Smile in No Time

When it comes to taking care of the oral tissues, one of the things that often comes up is a frenectomy. This dental surgical procedure is done to remove a section of the frenulum, that small fold of mucous membrane which joins the floor of the mouth to the midline... Read more »

Is a Bone Graft the Answer to Your Periodontal Disease?

Periodontal (gum) disease is the number one cause of bone loss in the mouth. If you are experiencing gum disease, you can have chronic bacterial infections that impact your gum tissue as well as the supportive bone material underneath. Once plaque (the sticky bacterial film in the mouth) reaches beneath... Read more »

Gingival Flap Surgery Can Correct Severe Gum Recession

A habit of poor oral hygiene often leads to dangerous amounts of tartar on your gum line, which is a common cause of gum disease. This periodontal infection needs to be treated early on to reduce inflammation before it causes your gums to recede from the teeth and create harmful... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Taking Steps Against Periodontal Disease

What can you do to avoid periodontal disease and the increased risks to your health? Here are some answers for you: Step 1. At-home Care This part is simple and easy to follow. Be sure to brush your teeth at least twice each day for two minutes with a soft-bristled... Read more »

Gum Disease: Age and Gender

While everyone is vulnerable to gum disease–men, women, and children–research has shown that men tend to have a higher risk of gum disease. Why? Perhaps because they are not seeing a dentist regularly or are not as consistent with good oral hygiene habits. Let’s take a closer look at periodontitis... Read more »

2018 CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES

We always appreciate your involvement with our continuing education courses. Periodontic & Implantology Associates is constantly striving to provide you with the most up-to-date information on periodontal and implant therapies. 2018 CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018 Place: The Westin Southfield Time: 6pm-9pm Speakers: Lloyd W. Lariscy, DDS... Read more »

Important Outcomes of Placing Dental Implants

Of the many options you can choose to receive tooth replacement, dental implants offer some unique advancements due to the fact that the artificial teeth become attached to the jawbone structure in place of missing teeth. Dr. David Darany and our team can help you regain longevity, functionality and durability... Read more »

Recognizing the Symptoms of Gum Disease

Several health risks associated with damage to your teeth and gums can be derived from periodontal care. If for any reason you have suffered an affection to your gum tissues, periodontal disease will be present. Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, can produce several oral health risks that can... Read more »

A Dental Implant Is Often the Preferred Dental Restoration Option

Untreated tooth decay and dental trauma are two of the more common causes of tooth loss. While a patient with a missing tooth with certainly notice a decrease in efficient oral function, the void left behind can also lead to short-term and long-term complications. To restore the essential function of... Read more »