Studies from the Centers for Disease Control show just how widespread periodontal disease actually is, as half of adults over 30 suffer from it. Without treatment, this disorder means sore, bleeding gums and even tooth loss. In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists will look at the causes of the disease, and how we can… Read more »
Category: Preventive Dentistry
During a checkup visit, we also provide a dental cleaning. In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists would like to explain how a simple cleaning procedure helps keep your smile strong, and fights against tooth decay and gum disease. We even have a deep cleaning option to help reverse gingivitis and manage periodontal disease.
A checkup twice a year, about once every six months, could help you and your family enjoy optimal oral health. In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists will discuss what to expect from your dental checkup, and why you should see us for these visits. You may be surprised to find out how these visits… Read more »
We suggest a checkup visit twice a year for people for all ages, as this lets us keep an eye on your smile and watch for signs of trouble in the early stages. We also want to take time to screen the smiles of our adult patients with an oral cancer screening. In today’s blog,… Read more »
When someone develops gum disease, there is no cure. However, care to manage the disease is crucial for avoiding major complications down the road, including adult tooth loss. In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists will discuss how we manage issues like gum disease, and keep your smile healthy and whole for years to come.
Do you ever notice that your gums bleed easily when you brush and floss? Soreness and bleeding could mean gingivitis or even the early stages of periodontal disease. Understanding what causes this to happen means you can take steps to keep your gums healthy! In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists talk about what bleeding… Read more »
Did you know that a combination of good oral hygiene habits at home, or visits for checkups and cleanings every six months, could help you avoid dental disease, cavities, and even tooth loss? In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists explain how to prevent poor oral health and help protect smiles with better brushing and… Read more »
Both gum disease and cavities are serious problems that could lead to painful symptoms and lost teeth. However, both of these common issues could be prevented with routine care at our office, and better oral hygiene habits at home. In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists look at what you should do to help prevent… Read more »
We want to see you and your family for an exam at least once every six months. A dental checkup is the first step in keeping smiles whole and healthy, and ensuring good esthetics too. In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists want to talk to you about the value of a checkup, and what… Read more »
We often remind our patients to see us for checkups and cleanings to keep their teeth and gums strong. But in addition to care at our office, you also need to take preventive actions from home. In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists will discuss how to properly brush and floss your teeth, and how… Read more »