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Laser gum surgery is a minimally invasive treatment which removes the inflamed gum tissue that surrounds the roots of the teeth. This process is used to aid in the treatment of periodontitis, a serious gum disease which requires a more precise approach. Traditional scaling and root planing is not enough to combat periodontitis, which is … Continue reading “How Laser Gum Treatment Works”

Perhaps you have noticed there are a lot more flawless smiles around. In part, this is due to tooth-colored fillings. They have been around for decades, but now they are more durable than ever before thanks to advanced dental technology. Early Composites Tooth-colored fillings, or composites as they are also known, have been around since … Continue reading “Tooth Colored Fillings: Durable as Well as Beautiful”

There are a number of benefits to amalgam filling removal for patients of Pearl Dentistry. These fillings are still being used in modern dentistry and there is no evidence to suggest they are not safe. However, that does not mean you cannot have them removed if you wish. Some people are concerned about the health … Continue reading “The Benefits of Amalgam Filling Removal”

Got A Chip?


Chipped teeth are no fun. It hurts when it happens, and people will notice. Rather than letting everyone laugh at you, or compare you to the dumb characters from movies, though, it’s easy to do something about it! There are a few different options you have for fixing it. The first is bonding. Bonding involves … Continue reading “Got A Chip?”

The Teeth Fad


If you follow celebrity or health news religiously, you’re well aware that celebrities always seem to be trying something new. Sometimes these things click, and other times they just seem like crazy fads. One of the newest — oil pulling —  has yet to be proven. As the name suggests, the practice involves using about … Continue reading “The Teeth Fad”

The Deal With Gum


Gum is pretty inoffensive in its natural state. There are no carbs or protein to think of, though regular gum will have more calories than its sugarless counterpart. There’s nothing remarkable about gum — until you start chewing it. When you’re chewing gum, you’re actually working up a lot more spit than you might otherwise. … Continue reading “The Deal With Gum”

Gotta Floss!


Whenever you mention flossing, you’re sure to get a variety of reactions. Some dentists think flossing is pointless, and because patients don’t know how to do it correctly, they’re damaging their teeth and gums. Other dentists acknowledge that flossing can seem unimportant to their patients, but they want to make sure their patients understand why … Continue reading “Gotta Floss!”

Back To Beautiful Smiles


If your teeth are missing or damaged, there’s help. It used to be that bridges and dentures were the only things available, and they didn’t always work so well. Now, you can get dental implants. What are dental implants? They’re as they sound; replacement tooth roots that provide a strong foundation for replacement teeth that … Continue reading “Back To Beautiful Smiles”

Don’t Stess Over Dentists


Root canals aren’t fun. Everybody knows that. What is a root canal, though? Whenever you tell people you have to get one, they’ll shudder or sympathize, but not necessarily know what it is. Essentially, it’s a procedure to save extremely damaged teeth. It’s a recommended treatment for teeth with severe nerve infection, or pulp damage. … Continue reading “Don’t Stess Over Dentists”

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