14 07, 2016

Gum Disease Treatment Can Lower Risk of Replacement Knee Infections

By |July 14th, 2016|Gum Disease, Health, Preventative Dentistry|

We frequently talk about how much oral bacteria can travel through the body to colonize other locations, but here’s a striking statistic to drive the point home: perhaps 13% of infections following knee replacement surgery […]

8 07, 2016

How a Periodontist Can Help Women Manage Elevated Dry Socket Risk

By |July 8th, 2016|Risks and Complications, Tooth Extraction|

We have long suspected that women are at a higher risk for dry socket than men. Now a new study confirms this is the case, although it’s much higher for women using hormonal birth control. […]

24 06, 2016

Benefits of Working with a Dental Implant Specialist

By |June 24th, 2016|Dental Implants, Gum Disease, Periodontist|

If you are considering dental implants, then you need to know about the potential benefits of choosing a ’dental to place your implants. When working with a specialist — specifically a […]