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 »


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 »

Enhance Your Smile’s Health and Appearance With Crown Lengthening

Formally referred to as a gingivectomy, crown lengthening is a versatile periodontal procedure used to correct a number of dental health problems affecting patients. Crown lengthening reshapes your gum line to lengthen your teeth, thereby discouraging many health risks. One of the common reasons for a gingivectomy is the threat... Read more »

Additional Information About Periodontics

In order to ensure your smile has the best chance of receiving the care it needs, you'll need to assess all aspects of your oral health including the status of your teeth and gums. If for any reason your gums are damaged or diseased, periodontal treatment will be necessary. Periodontics... Read more »

Align Your Oral Health Care Goals With Gum Disease Prevention

If you are suffering from gum disease, it is important to visit your Periodontist to inquire about the necessary treatments and procedures to restore your smile. Going forward, you need to understand you will be at an increased risk for gum disease. In addition, be aware of any aspects of... Read more »

What Exactly Does a Periodontist Do?

Just like all dental and medical professionals, a periodontist attends a speciality school to develop and learn specific skills that help keep others health. A periodontist is a type of dentist who specifically prevents, diagnoses, and treats periodontal (gum) issues, including gum disease. Periodontists also specialize in placing dental implants.... Read more »